The Shondaland Regency-era romp is up for best drama series, while leading man Regé-Jean Page, who played the dapper Duke of Hastings Simon Bassett, has scored a nomination in the leading actor, drama, category.
As well as the nominations for two major prizes, Bridgerton figures in nine other categories, including for period costumes, casting, cinematography, directing, and original title music.
Bridgerton’s second season is currently shooting in the UK, while Netflix has confirmed that a third and fourth season are also on the way. The drama became Netflix’s biggest ever series after it was watched by a record 82 million households around the world.
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