‘Jane the Virgin’ Episode Guide (Oct. 19): Petra and Rafael Grow Suspicious of Lachlan

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‘Jane the Virgin’ Episode Guide (Oct. 19): Petra and Rafael Grow Suspicious of Lachlan

“Chapter Twenty-Four” (10/19/15) – Jane (Gina Rodriguez) is finally in a rhythm with Mateo, but finds herself out of step with Rafael (Justin Baldoni) and Michael (Brett Dier) and the potential love triangle that is brewing between them.

In order to not be sued for missing their Vegas arrangement, Xo (Andrea Navedo) and Rogelio (Jaime Camil) must perform on a cruise ship. Petra (Yael Grobglas) and Rafael are suspicious of Lachlan (guest star Michael Rady) and his recent business proposal, but are soon faced with an even more shocking revelation.

Meanwhile, Alba (Ivonne Coll) makes a very big decision that will impact her life.

“Chapter Twenty-Four” was directed by Ed Ornelas and written by David S. Rosenthal.

Jane Villanueva (Gina Rodriguez) has always lived by the rules. She is studying to become a teacher, working her way through school by waitressing at a hot Miami hotel, and she has never forgotten the lesson her grandmother Alba (Ivonne Coll) taught her long ago about the importance of saving herself for marriage.

But when Jane was accidentally artificially inseminated (!) her life became as dramatic and outrageous as the telenovelas she grew up watching. Adding to the drama, the donor is reformed playboy Rafael Solano (Justin Baldoni), the owner of the hotel where Jane works, and her teenage crush.

Although Jane is engaged to her long-time love, Michael (Brett Dier), a detective with the Miami Police Department, and Rafael is married to the scheming Petra (Yael Grobglas), she and Rafael are drawn closer by the pregnancy and begin to fall for each other. The tension proves too much for Jane and Michael, and they call off their engagement… and Jane and Rafael begin seeing each other. But happily ever after is interrupted by murder and mayhem, by scheming exes and maniacal criminal masterminds.

Oh, and then there’s the fact that Jane learns her long lost father is Rogelio De La Vega (Jaime Camill), her favorite telenovela star! And now he’s back in her life… with a vengeance. But amidst all the crazy, there are the Villaneuva women – Jane, her mother Xiomara (Andrea Navedo), and her grandmother, Alba, who band together to support each other always, no matter the twists and turns thrown their way. And ultimately, Jane gives birth and a new Villanueva enters the world. And believe it or not… the drama is just getting started.

“Jane the Virgin” is produced by CBS Television Studios and Warner Bros. Television, in association with Electus, with executive producers Jennie Snyder Urman (“Emily Owens, M.D.”), Ben Silverman (“The Biggest Loser”), Gary Pearl (“10.5: Apocalypse”) and Jorge Granier (“Que el Cielo Me Explique”).

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