‘Bridgerton’ season 2 borrows from ‘Taming of the Shrew’

"Bridgerton” season two features new leads plus drop-ins from past characters. L to R: Adjoa Andoh as Lady Danbury and Simone Ashley as Kate Sharma. Photo by Liam Daniel, courtesy of Netflix.

Critics review some of the highly anticipated TV shows of the spring season. That includes “Halo,” an adaptation of the Xbox video game series; “The Offer,” a miniseries about the making of “The Godfather;” “The First Lady,” which tells the story of American leadership through the eyes of the first ladies of the White House; “Atlanta,” which returns for a third season; and “Bridgerton,” the Netflix drama set during the Regency era.