Gina Rodriguez is discussing her previous and future initiatives. ET’s Deidre Behar spoke to the 39-year-old actress on the premiere of Gamers, her upcoming Netflix rom-com, and Rodriguez commented on a few of her most highly-publicized roles.
First there’s Carmen Sandiego. Rodriguez voiced the grasp thief in Netflix’s animated sequence, and is about to play the half as soon as once more in a live-action movie.
Carmen Sandiego is a property that is been round since 80s, 70s, possibly one thing much more,” Rodriguez advised ET. “I grew up with Carmen Sandiego.”
As for the explanation for the delay within the live-action undertaking, which was first acquired by the streamer in 2018, Rodriguez defined, “It was nearly determining what it was going to appear to be exterior of what we have now seen… with the animations up to now. Then there was a sport present. Like, what was this one going to be? We’ll see.”
Whereas Rodriguez promised that she and all others concerned will “put our coronary heart and soul into” the undertaking, she declined to spill any additional particulars about what followers can anticipate from the film.
“I do not wish to cross the bridge until I get there, proper? ‘Trigger artwork is a journey and it has been an extended journey. The journey just isn’t over. It is extremely, very removed from being over,” she mentioned. “I am going to have extra for you sooner or later. I promise.”
Within the meantime, followers can revisit Jane the Virgin, the present that made Rodriguez a star. The sequence, which ran for 5 seasons between 2014 and 2019, is one which Rodriguez has blended emotions about probably revisiting.
“Jane was such a profound expertise in my life. It was such a selected, lovely, distinctive undertaking that I do not ask for extra from it,” Rodriguez defined, earlier than noting that, “on the similar time, I am OK leaping again in.”
“It is a kind of issues that you simply’re like, ‘I’m so grateful for what that have was, and the household that it created, and the alternatives it gave me’ — and the expertise was simply by means of the roof of an expertise — that I’m not grasping,” Rodriguez added, earlier than additional admitting that, even with all that being mentioned, it will take “completely nothing” for her to return to the position.
“I imply, if Paige Gawley Jennie [Snyder Urman] calls me like after this… I might be like, ‘Let’s go woman,'” she mentioned.
Gamers will hit Netflix Feb. 14.
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