Secrets and Lies season 2 to premiere on September 25, 2016
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About the show
Secrets and Lies is a new American drama television series that is currently airing on the ABC channel. The American drama series is based on the Australian television series of the same name which was developed by Stephen M. Irwin. The American version was adapted by Barbie Kligman (Private Practice, The Vampire Diaries) who was brought in as executive producer and showrunner while the producers from original series, Tracey Robertson (Feeling Sexy) and Nathan Mayfield (Keeping the Faithful), serve as executive producers. Season 1 of Secrets and Lies premiered on the ABC channel on March 1, 2015 and is set to consist of 10 episodes.
The storyline of Secrets and Lies follows Ben Crawford (played by Ryan Phillippe). Ben is a family man who discovers the body of a young boy while jogging and suddenly becomes the prime suspect in his death. He has no choice but to try to find the real killer in order to clear his name as his marriage, his kids, his reputation, and his sanity are all at stake. Secrets and Lies also stars Juliette Lewis as Detective Andrea Cornell, KaDee Strickland as Christy Crawford, Natalie Martinez as Jess Murphy, Dan Fogler as Dave Carlyle, Indiana Evans as Natalie Crawford, and Belle Shouse as Abby Crawford.
Season 1 of Secrets & Lies premiered on ABC on March 1, 2015 and was met with mixed reviews. It is too soon to tell whether the new series will be renewed for another season. It will depend of the viewer ratings throughout the season. Check back with us for the latest info or subscribe to our updates.
UPDATED May 8, 2015: On May 8, 2015, having canceled just a few of its shows (Resurrection, Forever, Revenge), the ABC network officially renewed the vast majority of its existing television series. To the delight of millions of fans, the freshman drama Secrets and Lies will be coming back for season 2. After impressive viewer ratings for the finale of season 1, ABC has decided to pick up the series for another season. However, a second changes will be returning with some major changes: an almost completely new cast. The Crawford family and their friends – Ben (Ryan Phillippe), Dave (Dan Fogler), Jess (Natalie Martinez) and Natalie (Indiana Evans) – will not be appearing in season 2 of Secrets and Lies. The only star who will be reprising her role is Juliette Lewis who played detective Andrea Cornell in season 1. The premiere date hasn’t been set yet, so subscribe to our notifications and get the release date of Secrets and Lies season 2 sent to your inbox as soon as it is announced.
UPDATED April 21, 2016: When the ABC network unveiled its schedule of the 2016 summer programming lineup yesterday, many have noticed that it was missing a second installment of the popular new criminal thriller drama Secrets and Lies. The debut chapter of the anthology series was aired in the US last spring and fans were hoping to watch new episodes in the spring/summer season of 2016. However, the network has made a decision to move the show to its fall schedule and during summer months focus on lighter and entertainment-type programs. Michael Ealy will be joining the returning main cast member Juliette Lewis when the anthology series returns on the air.
UPDATED June 30, 2016: Even though it took a long time for ABC to finalize its programming schedule for the coming fall, it was worth the wait. Sunday nights are looking compelling, with the long-overdue second season of anthology criminal drama Secrets and Lies premiering on September 25, 2016 at 9pm, to be followed by second season premiere of Quantico. Juliette Lewis is staying on for the second season, but Ryan Philippe is out of the picture, and Michael Ealy will step in as a male lead in the upcoming chapter. Sign up for our updates, and receive an e-mail reminder of the Secrets and Lies season 2 premiere date one day in advance.