When Michael Cordero Jane the Virgin died midway through the third season because of uncertain health effects of firearms, viewers were not alone, thinking that they had said goodbye to the love of life for Jane.
Showrunner Jennie Snyder-Urman told BuzzFeed News that she and the rest of the writers had written the hero of the show without the intention of returning it, although this was always possible because, according to Snyder-Urman, "we live in a world where they could There would be fantastic and outrageous things. "
But at the end of season 3, the creator of the CW series began to think about Jane's trip to the duration of the show and decided that at the end of season 4, just as Jane was about to get Justin Baldoni, Michael (Brett Dier) will return dramatically after the suffering of amnesia by Sin Rostro, The Virgin Jane [
"You want that which will give you the most dramatic storyline and looking at someone who does not remember you, but still looks the same, and smells with the same feeling as an emotionally rich area to dive. ̵
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Now that The sign triangle of Michael, Jane and Raphael was raised again in the last season and, more than ever, the heroine of the show (Gina Rodriguez) remains questioned where she is in her relationship with Raphael, which means for her family dynamics with Raphael and her son, Mateo, and whether she still has feelings or obligations of her former oh man, Michael.
"When Jane sees her ex husband, she will think about how she feels and she will think of Raphael, who loves her so much and whom she loves so much," said Snyder-Urman, on Michael's return. "You can never have those who are pure," my God, my most daring dream has come true, "because life was moving on, and the seven were formed and people changed."
Snyder-Urman said that she kept the majority of the actors dark that Michael's return was meant to Jane with the exception of Dir and Rodriguez, whom she wanted to have time to prepare for her role before filming in August 2018. with amnesia, not knowing who he is, or anything about his past – in order to get into the right thinking to play a new and improved character who follows Jason in the wake of his amnesia.
episodes, Michael may or may not fit the idea of Jane as his wife.
"It's very difficult for him, because he constantly feels like he disappoints Jane, not minding who he is, but when he ceases to say" Michael did it, Michael did it "and is worried who is now Jason tries to make him comfortable enough to turn his memory back on, he begins to enjoy it, "said Snyder-Urman." And then he thinks: "This man is a good person and she is my wife, why should not I see it? if it will bring me back to something? Why do I have to get away from this? "
When the show becomes deeper in its last The season and, in turn, closer to the last chapter of Jane's story, Michael will continue to break their lives.For his difficult return home, Raphael and Jane were only a few minutes away from enlistment and moving forward with their plans for the future, but Snyder- Urman noted that Michael's return comes with such a great opportunity for pain in other areas of life of Jane, so that simply can not be happy or just sad. "
"Raphael, of course, got into the same difficult situation, and he had his feelings about Michael, which allowed him to be there for Jane and upset him, but then he suddenly returned [from the dead]," she said. – It seems that it threatens everything Raphael wanted for so long. It's just a devastating situation for all three, and it's devastating because it's so emotional "