Sorry, Regé can’t come to the phone right now, he’s too busy auditioning for his next role as my boyfriend.
At 9 a.m. PT on Friday, April 2, it was announced that Regé-Jean Page would not be reprising his role as Simon, the Duke of Hastings in the second season of Bridgerton.
I don’t think I’m going out on a limb when I say that RJP was the breakout star from the saucy, Regency era drama, so to say that the Bridgerton hive was shook is an understatement:
Like, as a fan of the series and a stan of Regé, I’m a lil’ bummed that we’re not going to see him raise his adorable child or share a loving glance with Daphne or lick more inanimate objects next season:
So here are some funny tweets about the departure of our favorite Duke:
17. You know what they say, with every dark cloud…
18. …comes a silver lining:
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