Netflix’s Queen Charlotte has introduced the first LGBTQ+ romance in the Bridgerton universe. Spoilers ahead Over the last three years, Bridgerton has ruled the streaming world due to its scandalous plotlines and Regency-era backdrop.
The show has also received widespread acclaim from critics, with many lauding the series for its diversity and incredible performances from its talented cast.
However alongside the show’s positive praises, queer fans have also criticised the series for its lack of LGBTQ+ representation.
Before the first season premiered, a trailer highlighted a gay sex scene between two characters, but ultimately the storyline was side-lined.