Netflix has announced that they expanding the "Bridgerton" universe with a limited series that will tell Queen Charlotte’s story when she was young. Queen Charlotte quickly became a fan favorite on the "Bridgerton" series, a breakout character. The very quirky queen is played by actor Golda Rosheuvel.
The spinoff will also tell the stories of young Violet Bridgerton and young Lady Danbury. Queen Charlotte was not in Julia Quinn's novels on which "Bridgerton" is based. Some historians believe Charlotte had African ancestry.
Produced by Shondaland, Shonda Rhimes herself will write the series and serve as executive producer. "Bridgerton" has been watched by 82 million households worldwide!