Betsey Johnson, Paulina Porizkova
ABC Family is accessorizing Jane By Design with a few fashion cameos, including designer Betsey Johnson and model Paulina Porizkova.
"We have great people from the fashion world," series executive producer April Blair said during Monday's ABC Family winter TV preview. "They're very subtle cameos, so unless you know to look for them you wouldn't notice. We just wanted to give it an authenticity, give the fashion element an insider perspective."
Switched at Birth
Switched at Birth star Vanessa Marano admits that she initially had doubts that the producers would be able to find the right actress to play the show's deaf leading lady, Daphne.
"When I read this script, I was literally like they're never going to find this girl," Marano told reporters at ABC Family's winter TV preview Monday. "I'm so thankful that someone like Katie [Leclerc] did get cast — someone who has been doing this for so long."
On the drama Marano and Leclerc play teenagers who discover they were literally switched at birth in the hospital 16 years ago. The series largely focuses on how...
Pretty Little Liars
When Pretty Little Liars returns, the girls will not be the tight-knit foursome we're used to seeing.
"The girls have formed this schism, especially between Spencer and Emily," Troian Bellisario, who plays Spencer, told TVGuide.com. "They have two very different ideas of how to approach what A has done to them."
ABC Family's The Lying Game may be based on the book of the same name, but the similarities pretty much end there.
"People who have loved the book will still get the tone in the series, but it takes on a life of its own," executive producer Charles Pratt, Jr. (Melrose Place) tells TVGuide.com. "Everybody you see on this show is somehow tied into the mystery, which is probably our biggest departure."