While the CW only had two new shows in the fall season of 2014, both series turned out to be critical and commercial successes. Of particular note was Jane the Virgin, a homage to telenovelas that adapted from one itself. Garnering acclaim for a number of its elements, from the performance of lead actress Gina Rodriguez to the unique voice of the show’s narrator. News of the show’s renewal was thus met with excitement by many.
The show’s second season is set to make its premiere on October 12th at 9 pm ET, with Rodriguez, Andrea Navedo, Yael Grobglas, and Justin Baldoni all set to return. Anthony Mendez will once again reprise his role as the Narrator as well. Ahead of the premiere, a teaser for the new season has now been released, and can be seen below. Popoptiq’s reviews of the show’s first season can be read here, and The Televerse’s discussion of the first season can be heard here.