Bridgerton's Nicola Coughlan Defends Season 3

Bridgerton actress Nicola Coughlan has taken to Instagram to defend the upcoming third season of the hit Netflix show.

Bridgerton season 3 will depart from its source material, it was announced this year. Benedict Bridgerton seeks love in Julia Quinn's third novel.

The third season will focus on Penelope Featherington and her romance with Colin Bridgerton (Luke Newton).

An Instagram commenter said the series should focus on Claudia Jessie's Eloise Bridgerton.

"This is late. Next episode will be about Penelope and Colin. Laughable. She ruined everyone's lives, took the money, and left "writing

"The next season should about Eloise, but instead the made it for minor fan. Good luck."

Sunday, Coughlan defended the change on Instagram. Coughlan said: "People get mad at me for Penelope's actions, but I didn't do them because I act from a script. Kindness appreciated."

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