Do not thoughts your lecturers, Nicola. As Girl Violet would say, “There may be nothing you can not do.”
Bridgerton‘s Nicola Coughlan, who performs Penelope Featherington within the Regency-era drama, revealed in an interview with The Hollywood Reporter for its Subsequent Gen record that she by no means thought she would would star in a interval piece, due to some suggestions she acquired in drama college. “I used to be instructed, categorically, I might by no means do interval drama,” the actress recalled. “They instructed me, ‘Your face is just too trendy.’ I do not know to at the present time what which means.”
Not solely does Nicola star within the Emmy Award-winning Shondaland sequence, which Netflix renewed via season 4, she additionally stars within the streamer’s Nineteen Nineties-set hit Derry Ladies.
Although Nicola did not count on to star in a interval piece in any respect, the remainder of the forged, together with castmate Pheobe Dynevor—who additionally made the THR record—did not count on the big response the present acquired.