Bridgerton Season 3 Predictions

For the past month or so, we’ve been all in on Bridgerton: Netflix’s Regency romance dynasty. Last year we made some predictions for Season 2, to varied success; but what successes we (Ashley) had were incredibly gratifying. And so, as we settle into a long wait for Bridgerton Season 3, here are all our predictions for what might be in store for us in future episodes. (Naturally, proceed with caution: plenty of Bridgerton Season 1&2 spoilers ahead!) 

Jenny’s Predictions:

  • My poor bb Benny, having given up on art, will be thrust into Romance. I know I said I wanted the writers to mix up the order to give Pen & Colin the next season and let Benny have is bisexual awakening before settling down, and I DO want that, but I do not predict it.
  • Now that the Featheringtons are back to square one re: impending poverty, and now that Eloise has discovered Pen’s secret identity, I think the next season will see MILF Featherington discover and exploit Whistledown as an income source.
  • I sincerely believe that Pen will get a chance to confront Colin about that “I would never dream of courting Penelope Featherington” bullshit
  • I don’t count on it, but I do WANT more of Eloise’s footman facilitating her mischief (maybe in a sexy way?)
  • Mostly, I predict that Rachel will have read all of the books by the time Season 3 comes out.

Rachel’s Predictions:

  • I will read all of the books 2 weeks after Season 3 comes out.
  • Marina runs off to America to be an ACTRESS, leaving room for a certain other canonical romance to happen.
  • Eloise becomes A SPY FOR THE QUEEN OH HO HO HO
  • Simon reappears (please!!!)
  • Princess Edwina becomes real.
  • After season 3, a time skip! Eloise and Pen get to play their real ages!

CC’s Predictions: 

  • Presuming that Netflix weathers whatever they’re going through right now, I predict that they will give Bridgerton a Season 3 and if they don’t, it’ll somehow get picked up by HBO and we’ll get to see even more Regency butts. 
  • We’ll get a surprise timeskip and all the Bridgerton kids younger than Eloise will be recast with sexy adult actors in their 30s. 
  • The next big embarrassing public romantic snafu will take place at Princess Edwina’s wedding to that German (?) banana pudding prince.
  • Some other hottie will notice Pen next year, shaking Colin into just straightforwardly confessing his feelings and admitting that he just assumed they were getting married.
  • Eloise will accidentally found the suffragist movement in England 30-40 years ahead of schedule while a string quartet plays “Confident” by Demi Lovato and I throw myself into the ocean, goodbye forever!!!! 

Ashley’s predictions:

  • I am predicting and rooting for a Spanish love interest for SOMEONE. This is purely because I’ve been listening to a lot of Latinx and Spanish pop lately but like, who care. Imagine a ballroom scene set to this song.
  • More horse, I think. Somehow? More horse. Benny horse paintings? Or maybe a bullfight because Spain. 
  • Who is this season even going to be about??? I predict Eloise, I don’t know if that’s the right order. 
  • Eloise abandons any thought of labor struggle and focuses on electing a woman to parliament. …?
  • EDWINA AND EGG!! PRINCE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • Okay, knowing nothing about the books, my last prediction is that they will no longer follow the book-by-book formula and start mixing things up.

Thank you very much for joining us on this Regency Romance journey! See y’all in Season 3! 

Jenny Mott

Jenny Mott

Jenny is just a Silly Nerd with a lot of Feelings about Comic Books and Friendship and also This Capitalist Yoke We All Share; she enjoys Dogs and Sleeping and Cartoons. Her three favorite words are: Breakfast All Day.
CC Calanthe

CC Calanthe

If you prick your finger and write “Cat Fancy” on your mirror during a harvest moon, CC will appear behind you and make you put human clothes on your pets. CC is Head Crone in Charge at POMEgranate Magazine, as well as the co-host of Moon Podcast Power MAKE UP!!
Rachel Weiss

Rachel Weiss

Rachel is a designer and artist from Texas. She is pro-feminism, pro-crones, and pro-dogs. She's also Boss Crone at POMEgranate Magazine, and one day hopes to be able to drink her tea without so much milk and sugar.
Ashley Gallagher

Ashley Gallagher

Ashley writes comics and emails from zir burrow in the Pacific Northwest. Ze is a sentient subtropical swamp fern whose favorite food is old words.
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