Rege-Jean Page, Phoebe Dynevor Had ‘Coffee Breath’ on ‘Bridgerton’

Rege-Jean Web page and Phoebe Dynevor
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The most effective a part of waking up! Bridgerton alum Regé-Jean Web page revealed that he and Phoebe Dynevor had “horrendous espresso breath” whereas filming the horny interval drama.

The British actor, 34, gushed about Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Amongst Thieves costar Chris Pine’s scent on the Tuesday, March 14, episode of The Late Present With Stephen Colbert. Whereas Web page quipped that Pine, 42, “smells scrumptious,” he didn’t have the identical fondness for himself and Dynevor, 27.

“That’s what nobody is aware of about Bridgerton — Phoebe and I each had horrendous espresso breath the entire means by means of,” he instructed host Stephen Colbert, who was sipping a cup of decaf.

The Roots alum defined that he and his costar “made a pact early on” whereas filming season 1. “This is without doubt one of the stuff you do,” he added. “You method your different actor and also you go, ‘Hey, so this scene’s after lunch. What are our guidelines? Are we no onions, are we no garlic? Do I’ve to get the espresso in early?’ After which, we each are like, ‘I truly actually like espresso. So I don’t thoughts that.’ So the opposite particular person’s like, ‘Oh, thank God.’ So we had a espresso protected area all through that shoot.”

Web page and Dynevor’s onscreen chemistry rapidly made headlines when the Netflix sequence premiered on Christmas Day in 2020. All through season 1 of Bridgerton — which relies on Julia Quinn’s e book sequence by the identical title — Simon (Web page) and Daphne (Dynevor) hooked audiences with their steamy, NSFW love scenes.

The fictional couple’s story arc got here to an finish on the conclusion of the season, and Netflix introduced in April 2021 that Web page wouldn’t return for season 2, which targeted on Daphne’s brother, Lord Anthony Bridgerton (Jonathan Bailey).

Nevertheless, he later teased that he may make a cameo in later seasons as every Bridgerton sibling will get their time within the highlight.

“ I couldn’t inform you!” he instructed GQ in September 2021. “Isn’t there one thing fantastic about being shocked by what you weren’t suspecting?”

Sadly for followers who wished to see extra of The Duke of Hastings — in each doable means — the For the Folks actor later confirmed that his involvement with the sequence had run its course.

“Simon began from a really darkish place. He was emotionally damaged and the truth that we had this lovely redemption arc is what feels so good about him. He’s now married, he has children, he’s emotionally obtainable, he’s speaking,” he instructed Good Morning America in July 2022. “They lived fortunately ever after, we’re not gonna contact that.”

Off display, Web page has been in a relationship with girlfriend Emily Brown for years. Dynevor, for her half, dated Pete Davidson for a number of months in 2021.