|Air date|| 17 October 2016|
18 October 2016 (CW app)
|Written by||Jennie Snyder Urman|
|Directed by||Gina Lamar|
LIVING NIGHTMARE — Jane (Gina Rodriguez) discovers that Michael (Brett Dier) was shot and finds herself having to make difficult choices. With Rafael (Justin Baldoni) focused on keeping Mateo safe, Anezka (Yael Grobglas), who is pretending to be Petra (Yael Grobglas), "helps" the cops with their investigation. However, it isn't long before everyone starts to notice that "Petra" is acting odd. Meanwhile, Rogelio (Jaime Camil) is trying to keep everything out of the press for Jane, but in order to do so finds himself in an awkward position and asks for Xo's (Andrea Navedo) help.
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- Gina Rodriguez as Jane Villanueva
- Andrea Navedo as Xiomara Villanueva
- Yael Grobglas as Petra
- Justin Baldoni as Rafael Solano
- Ivonne Coll as Alba Villanueva
- Brett Dier as Michael Cordero
- Jaime Camil as Rogelio De La Vega
- Aidan Tiago as Mateo Solano Villanueva
- and Anthony Mendez as The Narrator
- Yara Martinez as Luisa Alver
- Bridget Regan as Sin Rostro
- Priscilla Barnes as Magda
- Yael Grobglas as Anezka
- Molly Hagan as Patricia Cordero
- Miles Gaston Villanueva as Sam
- The Narrator calls this 'a story about faith'
- Michael survives
- Rogelio is arrested for giving a urine sample to potential tweeters (who he later finds out think he is Eric Estrada)
- Rafael figures out that it was Sin Rostro who shot Michael
- Jane and Patricia eventually bond over their mutual love for Michael
- Jane is still running interference in her family, having to leave their waiting room floor to express her true feelings
- Rafael rejects "Petra" (Anezka) saying he didn't feel anything and a hurt Anezka decides to take him down with Magda
- Rose sedated and abducted Luisa. Luisa wakes up in a submarine
- Michael's nurse told him Jane promises him a cat and he names him Faith M. Whiskers III
- Anezka convinces Rafael to let her bring "Anezka" (Petra) to The Marbella for home care, so she can more easily keep injected her with the paralysis agent
- Xo tells Rogelio that she is pregnant with Esteban's child, but not keeping it
- From November 2010—April 2012, Jane was crushing on a guy named Sam and he finally asked her out the day after her 21st birthday.
- Jane lied to Michael and said she was sick to go out with Sam, but Michael found out as he brought Jane homemade soup for her 'cold'
- Jane apologises to Michael at the station (where she briefly meets Dennis for the first time), but tells him she will continue dating Sam and they get into a fight.
- Xiomara remarks that Jane really likes Michael. This resolution to this story is served later