By Nina Terrero
September 03, 2016 at 02:35 PM EDT
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1, 2, 3, 4… Are you ready for some fun Jane the Virgin news? EW can exclusively reveal that Hispanic superstars Gloria and Emilio Estefan will appear as guest stars in Jane the Virgin’s third season.

The Estefans – Cuban-American musicians and former bandmates whose empire now includes real estate holdings, restaurants, and even a Broadway musical based on their life story – will appear in the third episode of Jane’s upcoming season. The Estefans are the latest in a string of celebrity musicians to appear on the telenovela adaptation, following the likes of Juanes, Paulina Rubio, and Britney Spears. 

Here’s the set up: The couple of more than three decades will play themselves on the CW dramedy, swinging by on Rogelio’s request for help as he tries to adapt a Latin telenovela for American audiences. That’s what best friends are for, right? And though EW has confirmed that the Estefans are not slated to perform on the show, here’s one thing fans can bet on: When the Estefans are involved, you’ll probably want to get on your feet and do the conga.

Jane the Virgin season 3 premieres Oct. 17 at 9 p.m. on The CW.

From now until our huge fall TV preview hits newsstands Sept. 9, EW is bringing you 50 scoops in 50 days. Follow the hashtag #50Scoops50Days on Twitter and Instagram to keep up with the latest, and check EW.com/50Scoops50Days for all the news and surprises.

A telenovela adaptation, Jane the Virgin tells the story of Jane Villanueva, a virgin who is accidentally inseminated during a routine checkup.
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