Jane the Virgin, Episode 3.03, “Chapter Forty-Seven” Top 5

Monday’s Jane the Virgin was a very solid episode. Many storylines were advanced in this episode. With a famous guest director (Eva Longoria), the major life events and some surprise guest stars, it easily could have been a finale or premiere. Instead, a major shift in the dynamic was placed in a regular episode. I think this is a great choice because life doesn’t shift only twice a year. That is an approach to storytelling that keeps me hooked each week. Any week could be an important episode. There was…

Jane the Virgin, Episode 3.02, Chapter Forty-Six Top 5

It is a week late, but I wanted to throw you all a Top 5 from last week’s Jane the Virgin before this week’s shows up! This episode covers both Jane and Michael’s emotional and physical recovery from the shooting. Pretty much the only character not in turmoil this episode is Rafael, who is finally moving on from Jane and seems to have a weight lifted off his shoulders. He had better enjoy it though, because all indications are that Magda, Anezka, and an unexpected rival will soon be making…