Spoilers for Jane the Virgin season 3 episode 8 hint at several changes to come for the CW series. Most notably, big things await its two central characters.
January 23 marks the return of Jane the Virgin after a two-month hiatus. The Jane the Virgin season 3 episode 8 promo offers a number of teasers to whet the appetite of fans.
Moreover, additional details shared by CW series executive producer Jennie Urman hint at a new pairing that promises to be romantic yet dramatic. How will this translate for other characters on the show?
Michael Reveals New Career on Jane the Virgin Season 3 Episode 8
Michael and Jane face a number of challenges on Jane the Virgin season 3 episode 8 premiere. Fans will recall his health became an issue during the fall finale. Hence, the added stress to the newlywed couple.
“We left [Episode] 7 with the knowledge that Michael didn’t pass his physical, so he couldn’t go back to being a detective. So, obviously, there’s a little bit about his health in there, but there’s also: What is he going to do now that he can’t be a detective? And how is that going to impact them? Does he want to be on desk duty? Or does he have to start thinking about other careers? And what stresses and pressures does that put on the newlywed couple? We have a lot of twists and turns coming up,” Urman told TVLine.
Lead star Gina Rodriguez told Rotten Tomatoes that part of their struggles has to do with their expenses as a couple considering Michael is unemployed now. Nonetheless, the couple do have an interest to expand their family in succeeding episodes of season 3.
Hence, Michael appears resolute in finding a new career and provide for his growing family. Indeed, he seems to be entertaining a possible career as a stand-up comic.
Romance Looms for Petra
Meanwhile, Urman also talked about what happens to Petra in the second half of season 3. Apparently, the revelation of who her new romance is happens on episode 10 to 11. This is because Petra has a lot to resolve in this area of her life, given her previous relationships. Yet it supposedly pays off in the end for her as she reportedly finds love again.
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