“If you don’t really want a period drama this is the period drama for you because the whole point is to be something we haven’t made a hundred times over,” says Page, a natural at this press malarkey. “We wanted to bring in perspectives that feel fresh, contemporary and highlight this universal thing of ‘people haven't changed,’” he continues.
It’s clear before it’s even aired that Bridgerton
is a project that Page is already extremely proud of, for a number of reasons. As a person of colour and the offspring of an interracial relationship, he starts with the show’s seamless ability to successfully represent Britain’s rich multicultural society...To read the full interview, order a copy of Man About Town's SS21 issue now. The issue also stars Jacob Elordi, Tom Daley, Cody Fern, IDK, AJ Tracey, Travis Fimmel, Max Irons, Josh Duhamel and many more.