Gina Rodriguez carries a heavy burden.
I’m not referring to her schedule, which has her working long days at an unassuming film and TV studio on the outskirts of Los Angeles. And I’m not referring to the many, many things she does when she’s not playing the pregnant Miami resident Jane Villanueva on “Jane the Virgin,” a role that garnered her a Golden Globe award (the CW’s first) in January.
On a recent Monday morning, I sat in a trailer with Rodriguez as she got her hair and makeup done before shooting scenes in an upcoming “Jane the Virgin” episode, and by the time she finished recounting everything she had done the previous weekend — which happened to be the weekend of the Academy Awards — I needed a nap. With genuine excitement and self-deprecating humor, she