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Oct 28, 2019
Good news: Shondaland has aggregated every actor you’ve ever liked in a small role and elevated them to a lead, put them in glorious costumes and filmed them in some of the most scenic parts of England, like Bath. If there is one show next year that is going to push costume drama glam to the max and make stars out of its cast, it is this one.
Click over for photos of pretty much the entire cast.
DEADLINE | HOLLYWOOD
Jun 19, 2019
Mary Poppins and The Sound of Music star Julie Andrews is the first actor officially cast in Shondaland’s Untitled Bridgerton Project, an hourlong period series for Netflix based on Julia Quinn’s bestselling series of novels. Andrews will voice the pivotal character of Lady Whistledown in eight-episode series, slated to premiere in 2020.
Feb 13, 2019
“The number of romance novels I have read is vast; the number I have reread again and again is about five. One of those is Romancing Mr. Bridgerton by Julia Quinn.”
Women's World Magazine
Dec 3, 2018
No other romance beats it — The Other Miss Bridgerton is Women’s World Magazine’s Top Pick in Romance for their December 3, 2018 issue. Click through to see the page from the printed issue.
Aug 16, 2018
“All you need is love — a precept romance novels live by with the notion of the HEA (happily-ever-after) embedded in their DNA. But it’s a message Hollywood seemed to forget over the past decade, with mourners tolling the bell for the death of the rom-com.”
Deadline | Hollywood
Jul 20, 2018
“From the world of Regency England all the way to present day Manhattan, we at Shondaland have a wonderful opportunity to explore new worlds and tell these stories in many different ways,” said Shondaland’s Betsy Beers.
The New York Times
Jul 20, 2018
In this in-depth interview with Shonda Rhimes, the star producer reveals the eight shows she plans to make for Netflix, one of which is: “An adaptation of a group of lush romance novels set in Regency England — the Bridgerton Series, by Julia Quinn — that Scandal veteran Chris Van Dusen will turn into a dramatic series.”
Jul 23, 2018
“Before you binge, read these first.”
Town & Country
Jul 23, 2018
The streaming platform is bringing a new adaptation of the historical romance to the small screen.
Jun 22, 2017
Apr 11, 2017
Grab your earbuds and listen as JQ shares what it’s like to be published all over the world, and plays a trivia game with Faith about Romance novel titles.
Mar 13, 2017
Online magazine Capitolina interviewed JQ about during her recent Brazilian book tour.
Antelope Valley Press
Apr 22, 2016
Palmdale, California’s Antelope Valley Lifestyle magazine ran a lovely feature on JQ when she did a book signing at the local Barnes & Noble.
Sep 9, 2015
An interview with Julia Quinn, in Portuguese.
The Washington Post
Aug 8, 2015
Romance Writers of America
Aug 12, 2015
Every year at RWA’s national conference, Friday begins with a featured speaker chosen for her achievements in the writing world. For the 2015 conference in New York City, JQ was that speaker.
Mar 21, 2015
“With the Bridgertons, Quinn has created a family so likable and attractive, a community so vibrant and engaging, that we want to crawl into the pages and know them.”
USATODAY happy ever after blog
Aug 30, 2015
JQ spoke with USA Today about how she ended up in the music video for the song Belle of the Ball by Ephrata, and why music videos have been on her radar since the 1980s.
Jun 6, 2012
JQ was interviewed by Tulsa World and talked about her earliest efforts at writing.
USA Today Happy Ever After
Jun 3, 2012
Also, find out what she would sing on The Gong Show in this irreverent interview for USA Today‘s Happy Ever After blog.
International Business Times
Apr 24, 2015
In a funny and revealing interview, JQ spoke with International Business Times about A Night Like This, the romance genre, her dad’s appearance on The Gong Show, and gushed about Downton Abbey.
RT Book Reviews
Oct 25, 2011
JQ shares about her books, her career, and her inability to turn a cartwheel.
Jan 1, 2011
In early 2010, Julia Quinn received a very strange email from her friend and neighbor, Garth Stein (author of The Art of Racing in the Rain). Would she be interested in participating in a group writing project, with the proceeds going to charity? It would require not much more than an afternoon of her time.
Oct 8, 2009
Jul 6, 2009
Scholarly writers empower women in derided genre. JQ was featured in this USA Today article.
Oct 27, 2008
JQ talks with a fellow author about the pair of books that follow the Bridgertons.
Feb 14, 2008
Oct 11, 2007
Romance ain’t what it used to be—at least when it comes to fiction. A decade ago the industry began to change dramatically…
Romantic Times BOOKclub
Jun 20, 2005
JQ talks about the youngest Bridgerton.
May 12, 2003
Julia Quinn received a rare starred review in Publishers Weekly
Feb 3, 2003
The Further Observations of Lady Whistledown gets featured in Time Magazine! Lev Grossman interviews JQ.