Jaime Camil Talks About Gina Rodriguez & Schmigadoon’s Child Season 2 – Hollywood Life
Uncle Jaime reports the mission! Jaime Camilthe main character next to him Gina Rodríguez as Rogelio De La Vega in Virgin JaneShare your excitement on Gina’s babies in an EXCLUSIVE interview with Hollywood Life! “We text each other every week. We love each other so much, and I haven’t met that great joy yet, but I’ll see that baby soon! the actor told HL, while discussing the upcoming season 2 of Schmigadoon! “I am extremely happy for her, because Joe [LoCicero], I love Joe. And of course, I love Gina and I’m so happy for her.”
On March 19, Gina’s rep confirmed the star welcome first baby, a baby boy! When asked if Gina is ‘the best mom’, Jaime exclaimed, “Oh, one hundred percent she will!” “When she wears a fake belly Virgin Jane, we used to play belly drums, and I wanted to play drums on her real belly, but that’s not a good idea. Can’t do that, he laughs. In the beloved series, Jaime plays Jane’s biological father and a TV star.
Jaime has since switched to a new type of character – a musical talent! Mexico City natives return with much-anticipated season 2 of Schmigadoon!, this time with a brand new role, as the series was revealed to be an anthology. “Of course, we’re still us, playing completely different characters, and that’s the beauty of the show, isn’t it? You watched season one, you loved it, then you watched season two and you were like, ‘What? It’s a whole new show!’” he said. “Same storytelling, same plot and writing, this excellent lyrics and everything, but it’s like a new show, and that gives the show a breath of fresh air, doesn’t it? “
Season 2 finds Melissa (strong) and Josh (Keegan Michael Key) magic search Schmigadoon’s Golden Age Musical Town again and instead, find Schmicago, a whole new era of musical theater. While some of the characters take references from the pages of dark musicals of the 60s and 70s like Pub, Pippin’, Chicago And Sweeney Todd, Jaime calls his role ‘pioneer’. “Actually I don’t think there’s any reference,” he teased, while Broadway co-star and alum Ann Harada agreed. In season 1, Jaime stars as Doctor Jorge Lopez inspired by Captain Von Trapp, a widowed doctor who stands in his way. In the land of Schmicago, he transforms into the cherished Sergeant Rivera.
You can learn more about Jaime’s role when Schmigadoon! Return for season 2 on April 5 on Apple TV+!
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