Netflix Renews Hit Drama Bridgerton for Season 2

Shonda Rhimes' first series for the streaming service will resume production this spring

Still from Bridgerton
Netflix projected that 63 million households will have watched Bridgerton during its first four weeks on the streamer. Liam Daniel/Netflix

Bridgerton, the flirty period drama from Shonda Rhimes’ production company Shondaland that became a huge hit after debuting Dec. 25 on Netflix, will return for a second season.

@kelseymsutton Kelsey Sutton is the streaming editor at Adweek, where she covers the business of streaming television.