Jane the Virgin season five, episodes 18 and 19 premiere tonight (Wednesday, July 31) on The CW and tomorrow (Thursday, August 1) on Netflix worldwide. Gina Rodriguez leads the cast as the loveable Jane Villanueva and Justin Baldoni as her partner Rafael for the last time. The final series features some new faces including the character of Charlie (Haley Lu Richardson).
Who plays Charlie on Jane The Virgin?
Charlie in Jane the Virgin season five is Michael’s (played by Brett Dier’s) new fiancé.
She is also is pregnant with their child in the fifth season.
Michael used to be married to Jane but the pair divorced earlier this season after he decided he wanted to live a new life in Montana.
Dier’s character made a surprise return to Jane the Virgin in the season four finale and the beginning of series five after he was presumed dead at the end of the third run.
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He was not dead after all – instead, he was kidnapped by Rose (Bridget Regan) and given amnesia.
Despite Jane and Michael working on their relationship at the beginning of season five, they both decided to go separate ways.
Rafael proposed to Jane halfway through season five and the pair are expected to be tying the knot in the series finale.
Charlie originally hated Jane but when she realised there was no longer romantic feelings between Michael and his ex-wife, she approved of her.
She also approved of Michael signing his life rights to Jane, so she could write a book about her own life.
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Charlie is played by actress 24-year-old American actress Haley Lu Richardson.
Jane the Virgin fans will be happy to know Richardson is actually engaged to Dier in real life.
The couple began dating back in 2012 and got engaged in April 2018.
Her previous acting credits include Five Feet Apart as Stella Grant, starring alongside Riverdale’s Cole Sprouse.
Five Feet Apart was directed by Jane the Virgin’s Justin Baldoni.
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Richardson has also starred in the film The Edge of Seventeen alongside Hailee Steinfeld as Krista.
For her portrayal of Krista, she was nominated for a Teen Choice Award for Drama Movie Actress.
Richardson is also a professional dancer and has been completely dancing for the past eight years.
Other acting credits include Casey in the film Columbus and Ellie Dennis in Recovery Road.
Jane the Virgin concludes on Wednesday, July 31 on The CW and Thursday, August 1 on Netflix
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