A BUMPY ROAD LIES AHEAD
IN AN ALL-NEW EPISODE OF "SWITCHED AT BIRTH,"
AIRING TUESDAY, JANUARY 13 AT 9:00PM ET/PT ON ABC FAMILY
Max Adler ("Glee"), Bess Armstrong ("My So-Called Life"),
Alec Mapa ("Ugly Betty") and Terrell Tilford ("The Young and the Restless") Guest Star
Burbank, CA (December 19, 2014) - Daphne's pre-med chemistry class is off to a rocky start in an all-new episode of "Switched at Birth," airing Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 9:00PM ET/PT on ABC Family.
Daphne struggles with the speed and depth of her coursework, which is made more difficult when her interpreter, Josh, picks and chooses what he will interpret for her. Bay tries to balance her long-distance relationship with Emmett and fulfilling her sentence, all while dealing with an aggressive person on her team.
Meanwhile, Kathryn has a meeting with a movie producer about her book.
"Bracing the Waves" was written by Henry Robles and directed by Michael Lange.
Peabody Award-winning "Switched at Birth" is executive-produced by Lizzy Weiss ("Blue Crush"), Paul Stupin ("Dawson's Creek," "Make It or Break It"), and Linda Gase ("ER," "Army Wives"). The series stars Katie Leclerc as Daphne Vasquez; Vanessa Marano ("Gilmore Girls") as Bay Kennish; Constance Marie ("George Lopez") as Regina Vasquez; D.W. Moffett ("Friday Night Lights") as John Kennish; Lea Thompson ("Dancing with the Stars," "Back to the Future," "Caroline in the City") as Kathryn Kennish; Lucas Grabeel ("High School Musical") as Toby Kennish; Sean Berdy as Emmett Bledsoe with guest star Marlee Matlin ("The West Wing") as Melody Bledsoe.
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