Sara Shepard’s book The Lying Game will be out this December will be made into an ABC Family show. The story is about a foster child, Emma, who realizes she has an identical twin sister living with a wealthy family. Emma covers for her twin, Sutton, for a few days before Sutton suddenly goes missing. How long can the lying game go on? Will Emma get away with pretending to be her twin?
ABCF ordered a program from executive producer Brenda Hampton, the creator of The Secret Life & 7th Heaven. It’s about four ethnically-diverse teenage girls in California and their families. The pilot follows the girls at their..
..at their private school, as well as their difficult home lives. One has a parent with terminal cancer, another has an extremely strict father and a third has a brother with a behavioral disorder.