I probably don't need to tell you that Shonda Rhimes' hit show, Bridgerton, is back with Season 2.
Though the storyline is meant to follow our viscount as he searches for a bride, one might argue that there is a vastly more important plot developing. We're introduced to the Sharmas, an Indian family whose culture is beautifully interwoven into the story. Kate Sharma is determined to find a man worthy of the hand of her younger sister, Edwina, and in the process, Shonda Rhimes expertly crafts a screen presence we do not see enough — dark-skinned Indian women carrying a period piece as graceful, romantic leads.
Before, during, and after binging the season, people took to Twitter to share their thoughts on seeing themselves represented in the show, as well as their appreciation for Shonda, who continues to give underrepresented actors a chance to woo us. Here's what they had to say:
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