Golda Rosheuvel as Queen Charlotte in Bridgerton. The Netflix series is one of a number of new TV shows that is putting an emphasis on diversity. Photo: Netflix
Golda Rosheuvel as Queen Charlotte in Bridgerton. The Netflix series is one of a number of new TV shows that is putting an emphasis on diversity. Photo: Netflix
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TV fantasy shows don’t have to be all white: why Bridgerton, The Mandalorian, and His Dark Materials put diversity first in their casting

  • Adaptations of fantasy novels such as The Lord of the Rings and Game of Thrones had predominantly white casts, but new TV shows are changing their thinking
  • We always thought of the possibility of diversity, says a producer of His Dark Materials, while Bridgerton’s creator took a colour-conscious approach to casting

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Golda Rosheuvel as Queen Charlotte in Bridgerton. The Netflix series is one of a number of new TV shows that is putting an emphasis on diversity. Photo: Netflix
Golda Rosheuvel as Queen Charlotte in Bridgerton. The Netflix series is one of a number of new TV shows that is putting an emphasis on diversity. Photo: Netflix
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