On the set of The Bridgerton Chronicle, actress Claudia Jessie (Eloise Bridgerton) was accidentally stabbed by another actress. This incident happened on the first day of filming for the Netflix series.
Filming accidents even happen on romantic series. The Bridgertons Chronicle, based on Julia Quinn’s eponymous book series, was the scene of an accident on day one of filming. The actress Claudia Jessie, who plays Eloise Bridgerton, the independent sister of Daphne (Phoebe Dynevor), was injured by one of her acting partners. The actress thus confided in Cosmopolitan that Nicola Coughlan (Penelope Featherington), with whom she shares many scenes, had accidentally stabbed her with a prop:
“Nicola had to come down the steps elegantly. But it was the very first day of filming, the very uncomfortable shoes she was wearing kept slipping. And Nicola kept falling. Except that during the shoot. a grip, she tried to catch up with my arm. But she forgot she had a parasol in her hand, with a very pointed handle. She literally stabbed me. The parasol went through the palm of my hand. . My white glove was soaked in blood. “
Claudia Jessie did not immediately realize she was injured, the actress having first made sure that Nicola Coughlan, who had fallen, was okay. The interpreter of Eloise Bridgerton realized soon after that she was injured and she was treated before resuming filming. Fortunately, this impressive and surprising accident did not have more serious consequences and Claudia Jessie was quickly taken care of before she could continue to shoot in the Netflix series, produced by Shonda Rhimes, which has been a hit on the platform since it went online. .