On Bridgerton The recordings were interrupted after a second case of Covid was registered among the technical team. The news transcended through the portal of Hello Magazine.
The representatives of Netflix and the main producer of the series confirmed the case and left everything stand by since Saturday. But nothing more was known. No details were given either.
So much so that, if at first there was talk of “technical personnel” affected by the virus, now it is not ruled out that it may have been “an integral of the list”. The only certainty is that the individual is “isolated.”
“Bridgerton” is one of the hits of Netflix.
Bad streak for the people of Bridgerton, series about eight brothers of the powerful family (Bridgerton), lost souls trying to find the love and happiness of London’s high society in bygone times. Bad streak because the recordings they had resumed last Friday, after another team member tested positive for Covid. It did not last long.
Even if Bridgerton is recorded entirely in the UK, concerns about the new Delta variant -fast spreading-, they are increasing.
Earlier this week, reports emerged of various events and recordings that also had to be canceled in the vicinity of Hollywood. Serious concerns are being raised around the world about the spread of Delta, a variant that can be tackled with known vaccines, but it is more infectious than the original version of the virus.
In the first season, Penelope and Eloise sought to discover the identity of Lady Whistledown. Netflix photo
In accordance with Hello Magazine, Netflix executives are “really concerned” about the constant interruptions that have been postponing the new season of Bridgerton.
And another case
The pandemic problems on film sets are not stopping and the favorite victim appears to be Netflix.
Hours ago, the star platform also announced a stop in the filming of the musical adaptation of Matilda, the classic written by Roald Dahl.
Emma Thompson will play the role of Pam Ferris (the teacher Tronchatoro) in the remake of “Matilda”. Photo Clarín Archive
A Covid test that came back positive froze the recordings. According to those close, they could be “up to ten days” pause as long as the subsequent test results do not show unexpected results.Matilda It will hit theaters in the UK and Ireland with a world premiere on Netflix.
The new version is based on the West End musical. The story written by Dahl in 1988 follows the alternatives of a young book lover whose intellect leads her to develop strange and fantastic telekinetic powers.
What will Emma be like in Tronchatoro’s body? Photo Clarín Archive
Emma Thompson It will be Miss Trunchbull, the perfidious headmistress of Matilda’s school. And it will not have an easy task since the perverse character had great questions. The story was criticized over the years, for making the emotional abuse of a group of children visible in such a cruel way.
The film -for now- is still scheduled for its premiere in December 2022.
In the last hours, cases in the UK increased around the Delta variant and that, in principle, damages the image of the prime minister Boris Johnson, who lifted all COVID-19 restrictions and allowed massive events like the UEFA European Championship.