Switched at Birth (2011– )

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Tells the story of two teen girls who discover that they were accidentally switched at birth. Bay Kennish grew up in a wealthy family with two parents and a brother, while Daphne Vasquez, ... See full summary »

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 Emmett (63 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Toby Kennish (63 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Bay Kennish (63 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Daphne Vasquez (63 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Regina Vasquez (63 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 John Kennish (63 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Kathryn Kennish (63 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Angelo (43 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Travis (30 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 Adriana Vasquez (28 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Melody (27 episodes, 2011-2014)
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Tells the story of two teen girls who discover that they were accidentally switched at birth. Bay Kennish grew up in a wealthy family with two parents and a brother, while Daphne Vasquez, who lost her hearing as a child due to a case of meningitis, grew up with a single mother in a poor neighborhood. Things come to a dramatic head when both families meet and struggle to learn how to live together for the sake of the girls. Written by Anonymous

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One mistake changed two families forever.

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The three main deaf characters - Daphne, Emmett, and Melody - are all played by actors who are deaf or hard of hearing in real life. See more »

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A surprisingly good show
11 February 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I had a bias the Switched would be like the other ABCfam TV shows... dull and boring with reeeeaaally bad acting and unrealistic plot lines.

I ignored the first season and over the winter break I found myself with nothing to do. I saw an ad and remembered the series. I looked it up and watched ll of the episodes online.

It is a drama, but a really good one. Not overly dramatic. And the acting is refreshingly good.

Daphne is a quintessential good girl and Bay plays a rebel. And of course Daphne being deaf is a very interesting plot part. As a matter of fact I have started learning sign language because of it.

So I would recommend this series.


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