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Posted Friday 2/09/18 at 8:57PM EST
Gina Rodriguez found directing her first Jane the Virgin episode “very freeing”
Since she’s so busy working on her CW drama, Rodriguez prepped to direct tonight’s episode during her Christmas break. “I actually found it liberating, which was a discovery I didn’t know I was going to have,” she says of directing for the first time. “I thought I was going to find it overwhelming and difficult, but I found it very freeing.”
Posted Friday 1/19/18 at 1:29PM EST
Eva Longoria will play herself on Jane the Virgin
After directing a previous episode of The CW dramedy, Longoria will go before the camera to play herself. In her episode, Rogelio will seek her out to co-star in his new series, an American adaptation of The Passions of Santos, and finds that they have a “surprising connection.”
Posted Thursday 1/11/18 at 2:57PM EST
Brooke Shields will guest on Jane the Virgin as a renowned actress named “River Fields”
Her character will feud with Rogelio De La Vega as part of a multi-episode arc.
Posted Monday 1/08/18 at 7:47AM EST
Rosario Dawson is coming to Jane the Virgin
She’ll appear on The CW series in the latter half of the season in a role yet to be revealed.
Posted Thursday 12/14/17 at 10:03PM EST
Gina Rodriguez says she once punched a male director who propositioned her by asking her to “read his pilot”
In fact, the Jane the Virgin star is very familiar with boxing since her dad is a former boxing official who refereed a fight for Manny Pacquiao.
Posted Thursday 12/07/17 at 8:21PM EST
Jane the Virgin’s Justin Baldoni: I’ve experienced sexual harassment from men and women in Hollywood
Baldoni recounted to Glamour his experiencing dealing with harassment from a male producer early in his career. But he’s also faced harassment from women. "I've also experienced (harassment) as a man from women of power," said Baldoni. "I've had my a** grabbed multiple times by powerful women."
Posted Monday 11/27/17 at 8:49AM EST
Jane the Virgin’s novel becomes a reality
The debut novel Snow Falling from Gina Rodriguez’s character, Jane Villanueva, is now available for sale.
Posted Friday 11/10/17 at 2:47AM EST
Gina Rodriguez drops her talent agency and management company amid their sexual assault controversies
Both APA and Primary Wave Entertainment have been embroiled in sexual harassment controversies, with the Jane the Virgin star’s manager resigning from Primary Wave recently after being accused of sexual assault.
Posted Friday 10/20/17 at 1:55PM EDT
Gina Rodriguez is developing a female-driven drama Femme for The CW
The Jane the Virgin star is teaming with two Crazy Ex-Girlfriend writers on the potential series about four millennial women from different walks of life who form an unlikely friendship after meeting on a secret feminist social media group.
Posted Wednesday 10/18/17 at 7:01PM EDT
Men will discuss masculinity on Jane the Virgin star Justin Baldoni’s Man Enough talk show
The online talk show, a roundtable featuring a rotating cast of men, is “almost a great idea.”
Posted Monday 10/16/17 at 6:18AM EDT
Why Jane the Virgin had a female narrator
Will that female voice ever return?
Posted Friday 9/15/17 at 10:40PM EDT
New Jane the Virgin poster unveils the new Mateo
Elias Janssen takes over the role of Jane’s son.
Posted Wednesday 9/06/17 at 11:14PM EDT
Gina Rodriguez sells 2 immigration dramas — one titled Illegal — to CBS and CW
For CBS, the Jane the Virgin star is producing Have Mercy, based on a German format, about a Latina doctor who immigrates to Miami and opens a makeshift clinic in her apartment. CW’s Illegal would focus on a 16-year-old high school student who discovers he’s an illegal immigrant.