13:52 Tuesday, 05 January 2021
Have you watched it yet?
Netflix has revealed the massive viewing figures for its latest hit, Bridgerton.
They predict a whopping 63 million households will have watched the hit TV show in the first four weeks of its release.
UNILAD report that this makes the series the fifth-largest Netflix original series launch of all time.
In their first four weeks, it’s projected that 63 million households will have courted Shondaland’s Bridgerton and 44 million households will have suited up for Robert Rodriguez’s We Can Be Heroes, making this our biggest viewing week between Christmas and New Year’s ever! pic.twitter.com/dWoLCWn6NO
— Netflix (@netflix) January 4, 2021
Galway’s Nicola Coughlan stars as Penelope Featherington on the show and tweeted out a massive thanks to everyone who’s watched the show:
— Nicola Coughlan (@nicolacoughlan) January 4, 2021
Bridgerton is set in London in the 1800s and follows the Bridgerton and Featherington families as they go through the ups and downs of the high society marriage market.
The show as been described as “Gossip Girl meets Downtown Abbey” with the iconic Dame Julie Andrews voicing the mysterious gossip writer Lady Whistledown on the show.