The Lying Game (2011– )

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The Lying Game follows long-lost twins Emma and Sutton. Separated under mysterious circumstances, Sutton was adopted... by the wealthy Mercer family in Phoenix, while Emma grew up in the ... See full summary »

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 Emma Becker / ... (30 episodes, 2011-2013)
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 Ted Mercer (30 episodes, 2011-2013)
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 Laurel Mercer (30 episodes, 2011-2013)
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 Madeline Rybak / ... (30 episodes, 2011-2013)
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 Ethan Whitehorse (30 episodes, 2011-2013)
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 Kristin Mercer (30 episodes, 2011-2013)
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 Alec Rybak (29 episodes, 2011-2013)
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 Thayer Rybak (29 episodes, 2011-2013)
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 Dan Whitehorse (26 episodes, 2011-2013)
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 Ann Rebecca Sewell / ... (20 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Justin Miller (15 episodes, 2011-2012)
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The Lying Game follows long-lost twins Emma and Sutton. Separated under mysterious circumstances, Sutton was adopted... by the wealthy Mercer family in Phoenix, while Emma grew up in the foster system. When the twins reunite as teenagers, they keep it a secret. While Sutton goes in search of the truth, Emma takes over her life and discovers more secrets and lies than she could have imagined. It's a season of secrets, seduction and life-and-death stakes as the twins continue to expose the skeletons in their family closet. Emma and Ethan's love is stronger than ever, but their relationship is tested by questionable motives and accusations. With Sutton's disappearance, Emma and Ethan don't know whether Sutton is missing or dead. Meanwhile, Char's aunt Annie has returned to town after many years, bringing back old memories and secrets that Alec and Ted would like to keep in the past Written by ABC Spark

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A lost twin. A dark secret. A deadly game.

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The Lying Game
11 May 2013 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Deception, withholding details, kidnapping (twice), and all those games high school students play against each other, over two generations. And then there is MURDER. TLG has some Nancy Drew/Hardy Boys aspects as viewers wait for the big Luke-I-am-your-father reveal as twins separated on day two of life reconnect with each other. And of course you cannot have a show about 17 year old twins with both twins going after the same guy. I have not been this interested in the twist and turns of a show since 24. I like the story lines most about the adults. Ted Mercer had to take his family away from Los Angeles back to Scotsdale, AZ but the reason has not yet been reveled. And everything else revolves around Ted's secret know only by his best friend Alec and the high school girl they tormented, Rebecca. Enjoy the ride. And remember, Texas forever (show is filmed in Austin)


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