7 Reasons Why Everybody Loves Jonathan Bailey Aka Anthony Bridgerton of Netflix’s Most Loved Show Bridgerton!
One of Netflix’s most successful and talked about shows, Bridgerton has won zillion hearts owning to unique story-line and concept. Not only the story-line and concept, but the cast of the web-show also made place in zillion hearts via their flawless acting chops. From Phoebe Dynevor aka Daphne Bridgerton to Regé-Jean Page (Simon Basset), all characters have immense emotions. Specially the performance of Jonathan Bailey, His brilliantly and amazingly portray of Anthony Bridgerton makes him a strong hero. Undeniably, he is the most desirable from the very first day Netflix released the series. By picking all his character traits with utmost ease and perfection, he was composed with his acting skills in the whole show.
His strong acting kept the plot balanced and managed to hold our interest till the end of the series. When it comes to plot, the show is about the Regency era in England, during which eight close-knit siblings of the powerful Bridgerton family attempt to find love. Bridgerton has proven to be a truly fresh and original offering in the genre.
About Jonathan Bailey’s Portrayal Anthony Bridgerton
Undoubtedly, Jonathan Bailey’s portrayal of Anthony Briderton gained for him international fame and made everyone fall in love with him. Anthony, the quintessential English nobleman, is the eldest Bridgerton sibling and dutiful head of the family since assuming his late father’s title of Viscount. He is the endlessly handsome, charming and rich who is quite the catch on this year’s marriage mart. But if he has any hope of fulfilling his oftentimes overwhelming duty of marrying and producing an heir, Anthony must first learn to temper his pursuit of pleasure. As we know that Netflix has announced second season, Jonathan stated that he is hopeful that Anthonay smile more in the second season.
The focus of season 2 is set to be on the romances of Anthony Bridgerton, Netflix announced on Thursday. And Afterparty co-host London Hughes couldn’t help but ask actor Jonathan Bailey if his character has any plans of “settling down” next season. “He wasn’t smiling that much. He’s not a very happy man,” Bailey said of his character in the first season. “He sort of seems to be the embodiment of how society is really sort of messed up, like the patriarchal society for men and women and so, it’s good to show how bad men can be and how controlling they can be and specifically with Daphne, as a c—kblocker.”
Who is Jonathan Bailey
Born on 25 April 1988, Jonathan Stuart Bailey is an English actor. His flawless performance earned for him a Laurence Olivier Award for his portrayal of Jamie in the 2018 West End revival of Company. English actor Jonathan Bailey, 32 years old, started his acting career in theater before landing the role of Flatpack in the TV comedy series Campus. His television work includes the ITV drama Broadchurch, the CBBC series Leonardo, the BBC Two series W1A, and the Channel 4 comedy Campus. In 2020, he rose to international prominence with his role of Anthony Bridgerton in the Netflix period drama Bridgerton.
7 Things About Jonathan Bailey We Love
As philandering heir Anthony Bridgerton, Jonathan won zillion hearts of since the series premiered on 25th December 2020. The whole world hold hearts when this hottie appears and grinds on screens. He is purely drool-worthy. One look at him, his cute smile alongside too hard to handle sex-appeal, hot bod and abs will definitely win your heart. So here are 7 Things why we love Jonathan Bailey.
1- A Factory Worker Kid To A Superstar
Jonathan decided to become an actor he was 5 years old and saw a production of Oliver! — A Broadway musical based on the Charles Dickens novel Oliver Twist — with his family. As Jonathan told WhatsOnStage during an interview on April 2012, “I remember announcing to my family something very clichéd like, ‘I want to be up there one day.'”
When asked about a job that changed his life by Harper’s Bazaar during a January 2021 interview, he stated that it was working on the lemon-curd line at a local factory as a kid. It was a tough job and the job made him realize the value of hard work and how much he hated doing manual labor. “Every summer, Christmas, holidays, at school, there’s something about having to open up a piping hot vat of lemon curd to check the temperature at five in the morning . . . It made me realize that I don’t ever want to eat or have lemon curd ever again,” he joked.
2- Self-Made Actor
He is a self made actor. The world’s desirable man started his career as young man at the age of 7 as theater actor. It did not take long for him to garner the attention of one and all around. He made a name for himself on his own. This man is an inspiration for those who think only people already involved or who have a background in the entertainment industry can achieve their big dreams related to this field.
3- A Versatile Actor Who Is Very Superstitious
There are actors, and then, there are stars. He has always had an edge above other actors. He was born to be a superstar. The dapper and debonair actor has proved himself as versatile actor by portraying different genres. He gets into the skin of the character and plays each role with full conviction.
Once Jonathan revealed that before performances, he uses to several rituals he runs through in order to calm his nerves. As he revealed to Attitude magazine in October 2018, “They’re f*cking nuts and get weirder throughout the run . . . like having to flick my watch five times, and once when I was doing a play at The National I got to the point where I felt I had to take half a paracetamol before every entrance. Then there was the time where I’d say a Hail Mary. I did go to a Roman Catholic school, but that was pure anxiety. If I didn’t say it, I’d think something awful would happen.”
4- The Cutie Jonathan & His Million Dollar Smile
Jonathan Bailey has a mesmerizing million-dollars smile that reaches his eyes which can make anyone swoon. He has that perfect smile which has equal parts of naughtiness and innocence. Beside his cute smile, his twinkling eyes make you skip a beat, every single time. You wish you could catch him staring at you with his twinkling dreamy eyes in real life. Move over, chocolate-boy. The hottie is here to stay.
5- So Humble & The Unique
People who have interacted with Jonathan will tell you how humble the actor is! He prefers being modest and allows his work to do all the talking. Beside this, Be it the way he winks or the manner in which he folds his fingers while posing. Or even the way he brings his index finger close to his lips while thinking. We have some very cute observations of Jonathan that we just can’t get enough of!
6- His Style Game
What’s better than an actor who can work his magic on and off the camera, right? He has been a very charming actor and has never been out of style. The actor is always on point when it comes to fashion outings. We absolutely love Jonathan for this trait and we think others should pick up on it too. He’s always dressed to the nines, be it any occasion and his style quotient is off the charts. He’s a sartorial king and we can’t stop adoring that. Beside being most stylish man in the industry, he is one of the most handsome men. His cute chocolate boy look made our hearts melt since the beginning of his career. He simply gives out good vibes and before you know it, you’ve effortlessly fallen for him.
7- A Cutie With A Drool-Worthy Sculpted Body
The handsome man mesmerizes one and all with his chilled ripped and rhythmic body. His HOT BOD is to die for. He has never failed to amaze everyone with his OH-SO-HOT physique. He is a fitness maniac. Be it those killer abs or the bare chest, he is just drool-worthy.
if we talk about his journey as an actor, so he has truly been an inspiring one! In his career, with some outstanding performances he has made it clear that he is in the showbiz business to stay! What do you guys say about the handsome hunk. Let us know in the comment section below. For more fun keep follow Phupo.