Has Kim Kardashian Cemented A Starring Role In Bridgerton?

We couldn’t adore the period drama Bridgerton anymore—vicious gossip, gorgeous gowns, and plenty of stunning jewelry and romantic English gardens, what’s not to love?! And just like us mere mortals, there’s another fan who’s utterly infatuated with the show: Kim Kardashian West.

KKW’s obsession with Bridgerton was revealed on social media this week in an utterly adorable exchange with Irish actress Nicola Coughlan, who (SPOILER ALERT!) plays the show’s unidentified gossip columnist Lady Whistledown. Coughlan initiated the exchange by @’ing the reality TV star and beauty mogul on Twitter, revealing that her character’s family, the Featheringtons, were inspired by the Kardashians. The actress added that the cast would “talk about them all the time” during costume fittings. Though this mention could have gone unnoticed in her millions of daily notifications, KKW was quick to respond, sharing that the tweet was sent to her in her Bridgerton group chat. KKW added that it would “make [her] whole life” to come to a fitting. “I love you Lady W!!!”

…Color us shook!

Give us the cameo we deserve, Nicola!! pic.twitter.com/4BHoRiVOcO

— Orlaith Condon (@OrlaithCondon) April 21, 2021

Kim Featherington pic.twitter.com/MQWmHMyHG9

— Olivia Truffaut-Wong (@iWatchiAm) April 20, 2021

While there’s already a lot to process—KKW has a Bridgerton group chat?! Can we request an invite?!—the plot thickened again! Coughlan added that Mr. Pearl, the legendary corset maker who crafted Kardashian West’s bodice for her form-fitting Mugler dress at the 2019 Met Gala, also made her own Bridgerton corset directly afterwards. Coughlan mentioned that the cast “would love to have” Kardashian West on-set. “You’ve been part of the Bridgerton world for longer than you know!” she tweeted.

Naturally, the corsetry convo soon turned to titles. “Does this make me an honorary Duchess in Bridgerton ?!?!?!? I am the corset Queen!!!” Kardashian West said, accompanied by a winking emoji. Lady Whistledown was quick to respond: “Why of course, Duchess Kardashian of Calabasas! Lady Whistledown is happy to declare you the season’s true incomparable .” 

I will wear this title proudly and not let you down Lady Whistledown! ???? https://t.co/urD8TZql6k

— Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) April 21, 2021

In addition to being the diamond of the season, KKW is undoubtedly the “corset queen” too. Her love affair for body con is well documented, after all. At the aforementioned Met Gala, her outfit’s proportions even prompted rumors that she’d had a rib removed to fit into her dress! Past daring looks also include her Schiaparelli bodysuit (yes, the one that looked like a fashion version of the Hulk), metallic LaQuan Smith corset tops, and a variety snatched-waist styles worn during her “neutrals era” in the late 2010s.

Might KKW’s dream of starring in Bridgerton take flight? Following her and Coughlan’s exchange, the Netflix Twitter account had this to say: “Kim Featherington does have a nice ring to it — I’ll see what I can do!”

Kim Featherington does have a nice ring to it — I’ll see what I can do!

— Netflix (@netflix) April 20, 2021

Subscribe to our newsletter and follow us on Facebook and Instagram to stay up to date on all the latest fashion news and juicy industry gossip.

You can view the original article HERE.

NYC Council Members Encourage Mayor Adams to Revoke Diddy’s Key
Classic silhouettes, daring designs, whimsical creations and more
Law Enforcement Investigating Matthew Perry Death, Source of Ketamine
The Most Controversial Met Gala Looks of All Time
Cannes 2024 Video #4: Jason Gorber on Canada’s Films | Chaz at Cannes
Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga Review
Austin Butler Offers Suspicious Response to Rumors He Will Star in Heat 2
Cannes 2024: Blue Sun Palace, Julie Keeps Quiet, Simon of the Mountain | Festivals & Awards
Train Founder Found Dead at 58
Cam’ron slams CNN reporter for repeatedly asking him about Diddy
‘Game Of Thrones’ star Kit Harington joins ‘Industry’ cast
Anthrax’s Joey Belladonna announces new Dio tribute band
Report: Bengals’ Higgins won’t sign franchise tag before OTAs
Jaguars’ Pederson hoping for fast extension talks with Lawrence
Anderson Silva to fight Chael Sonnen in ‘grand finale’ boxing match June 15
Schauffele birdies 72nd hole to win PGA Championship
FBI Season 6 Episode 13 Review: Ring of Fire
Apple TV+’s Latest Sci-Fi Thriller Skyrockets to the Top of Streaming Charts
What Generation Was “Friends” Anyway? GenX, Boomers, or Millennials?
The Simpsons Showrunner’s Blunt Response to Recasting Main Stars, Why Fans Shouldn’t Obsess Over Predictions
Five High-Shine Metallic Trends To Watch at Atlanta Apparel!
Best Gap Jeans For Women
Mara Hoffman Closes Shop, Bruce Nordstrom Dies at 90, Charlize Theron’s New Role, & More!
Best Gap New Arrivals For Women