The Lying Game Season 2 Premiere: Three Sneak Peeks!

Who should be scared? That's the question ABC Family poses in its latest The Lying Game Season 2 promo , as the manipulating and scheming of this fun drama returns on January 8. But who should be excited? TV Fanatic readers, of course, because we'll be covering this devious series in depth all winter long. Below, we've posted a trio of clips from the first installment of 2013, starting with a trip inside a courthouse for Alec's trial:

Exclusive Video: Sutton Mercer Catches Viewers Up on The Lying Game

It's been nearly a year since The Lying Game has been on the air, and if you've forgotten what has happened, feat not! Sutton Mercer is here to remind us where we left off before the series returns in January In the exclusive video below, Sutton ( Alexandra Chando ) explains how a journey to find her birth mother led her to her twin sister Emma, whom no one knew about, and their identity swap. But Sutton's motives aren't exactly pure, as we learned in the season finale — she's been secretly scheming with her mom Rebecca ( Charisma Carpenter ).

ABC Family's "Night of Lies" Returns with the Midseason Premiere of "Pretty Little Liars" and the Season Two Premiere of "The Lying Game" Airing Tuesday, January 8

An all-day "Pretty Little Liars" marathon will lead into said premieres.

ABC Family Debuts ‘The Lying Game’ Season 2 Cast Photos

The Lying Game  will be back for its second season  this January, and to celebrate ABC Family  has released brand new photos  of the cast, including several shots of new regular cast member and  Buffy the Vampire Slayer  alum, Charisma Carpenter. Check out all of the photos in the gallery below! Season two of  The Lying Game  will see Sutton (Alexandra Chando) drawn into her birth mother’s (Carpenter) plans for the Mercer family, while Emma (Chando) finds herself torn between Thayer (Christian Alexander) and Ethan (Blair Redford). Are you ready to see the twins’ story continue? Read More...

The Lying Game Season 2 Spoilers: 3 Juicy Details From the Season Premiere

Season 1 of The Lying Game left us with some huge cliff hangers. While we don’t expect everything to be resolved from the get go, Allie Gonino (Laurel Mercer) shared  three things you can expect to see in the dramatic premiere of Season 2: Alec Gets His Day in Court “The first episode picks up with Alec (Adrian Pasdar) in jail after being arrested for Derek’s murder,” said Allie. “And so everyone’s at court to see his trial.” While Alec is the..

Lying Game Season 2 Spoiler: Who Gets Caught in a Love Triangle With the New Bad Boy?

From the sound of it, Laurel Mercer’s (Allie Gonino) love life is going to heat up during Season 2 of The Lying Game with the arrival of Jordan Lyle (played by Ryan Rottman), the new bad boy in town. But she may have some fierce competition coming from Mads Rybak (Alice Greczyn)! Director Fred Gerber all but confirmed a Mads and Jordan hookup when he tweeted a pic of Alice and Ryan on the set of The Lying Game earlier this month, writing, “@alicefood and @RyanRottman Pretty cute...

The Lying Game Season 2 Promo: Who Should Be Scared?

A pair of totally-not-scared siblings are prepared for a showdown. ABC Family has released the first trailer for The Lying Game Season 2, which kicks off immediately following the return of Pretty Little Liars on January 8. In the following promo, both sisters stand their ground against each other, as fans can expect Laurel to discover the truth about Emma and Sutton this winter, while Alec goes through his trial and Rebecca attempts to get back with Ted. That can't be a good idea, can it? Read More...

ABC Family Announces Winter Return Dates, Premiere Details

Thank you, ABC Family! The day before  Pretty Little Liars  briefly returns with its  annual Halloween special , the network has unveiled the winter premiere dates for this TV Fanatic favorite, along with three others and the official descriptions what viewers can expect going forward. Read on and mark your calendars accordingly... SWITCHED AT BIRTH  (Monday, January 7): “This season sees dramatic changes in the lives of the Kennish and Vasquez families as a result of the verdict in the baby switch trial." Read More...

Lying Game Season 2 Spoilers: Will Laurel Discover the Twins’ Secret?

There are still more than three months left until the Season 2 premiere of  The Lying Game , but that doesn’t mean we can’t spill the juicy details of what’s in store come January! Allie Gonino  ( Laurel Mercer ) shared some scintillating tidbits about next season with  Hollywood Life . Read More...

Lying Game’s Alexandra Chando in Teen Vogue: “I Work 15 Hours a Day, Every Day”

Playing twin sisters seems like it would be a lot of work, but we had no idea Alexandra Chando (Sutton Mercer and Emma Becker) was putting in so much overtime! The Lying Game star appeared in a spread for Teen Vogue highlighting some rising actors and actresses of 2012, where she divulged what it’s like playing two different characters. “I work 15 hours a day, every day, when we're filming — but I love it,” Alexandra said. A three-year veteran of the daytime soap As...