The most attractive member of Bridgerton ‘s drool worthy ensemble will no longer be featured in the show. According to Variety, Rege-Jean Paul . Variety reports that to the shock of just about everybody Page will not appear in season 2 at all — leading many to hope they find someone equally intriguing and appealing.
“Dear Readers, while all eyes turn to Lord Anthony Bridgerton’s quest to find a Viscountess, we bid adieu to Regé-Jean Page, who so triumphantly played the Duke of Hastings,” the message began.
“We’ll miss Simon’s presence onscreen, but he will always be a part of the Bridgerton family,” it continued. “Daphne will remain a devoted wife and sister, helping her brother navigate the upcoming social season and what it has to offer – more intrigue and romance than my readers may be able to bear.”