New 'Bridgerton' season 3 clip sees Colin trying to woo back Penelope Featherington

After those harsh words that Colin said about Pen last season, the Bridgerton lad has to make major amends


Fans of "Polin" — the "Bridgerton" ship name for the friends-to-lovers relationship between Colin Bridgerton (Luke Newton) and Penelope Featherington (Nicola Coughlan) — were no doubt concerned after watching the Featherington Ball in season 2, during which Colin brutally friend-zoned his Pen. “Are you mad? I would never dream of courting Penelope Featherington. Not in your wildest dreams,” he told his fellow Lords, which Penelope sadly had to overhear.

So it's quite clear that Colin has some apologizing to do when "Bridgerton" season 3 hits Netflix with its first four episodes on May 16. (The final four installments will be added to the streamer nearly a month later on June 13.) And "Bridgerton" fans can get a sneak peek at the long-overdue apology via an exclusive new clip from IMDb .

The last we saw our season 3 romantic heroes — the Regency-era romantic drama will be fast-tracking to the "Polin" romance this season and skipping over Benedict Bridgerton's story from book 3 as a result — Penelope was left heartbroken over Colin, who set off to gallivant around Europe. In the new clip, Colin has returned home from his Euro trip and is ready to make amends with his "very good friend." "I am not the man I was last season," Colin can be seen proclaiming to Pen in the recently released video.

"And I'm certainly not ashamed of you, Penelope. The opposite is true, in fact. I seek you out at every social assembly because I know you will lift my spirits and make me see t.