The hunt for Lori Stevens unearths new secrets for Carter, as well as the rest of the Wilson family. After the secret is revealed, Taylor struggles to cope and looks to other resources for help. Crash's return brings tension, new threats, and danger to the Wilson family and Max. Meanwhile, Grant gets closer to Joan and Buddy whilst David and Elizabeth sort out their problems.
|Picture||Title||Series Number||Season Number||Original Airdate||U.S. viewers|
|Love the Way You Lie||13||1||31 March, 2015||1.10|
|Lori kidnaps Carter for a second time; Taylor makes a dangerous decision. The Wilson family learns the truth.|
|Shut Up and Drive||14||2||7 April, 2015||0.83|
|The Wilsons try to get justice for Carter's kidnapping, but they are tested by secrets. Crash returns.|
|We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together||15||3||14 April, 2015||0.82|
|As the Willsons celebrate Joan and Buddy's anniversary, David and Elizabeth try to keep a secret; a struggling Max must take a job.|
|Pretty When You Cry||16||4||21 April, 2015||0.79|
|A person from Carter's past offers new, game-changing insights on Lori; Joan intervenes in Elizabeth and Grant's life.|
|Wake Up Call||17||5||28 April, 2015||0.76|
|The school counselor advises Carter to take her studies more seriously; Taylor learns about David and Lori.|
|Stay With Me||18||6||5 May, 2015||0.66|
|Carter attempts to save Crash from a dire situation; David and Elizabeth weigh heavy decisions. Ofe has an epiphany about Taylor that makes him rethink their relationship.|
|Something to Talk About||19||7||12 May, 2015||0.72|
|Riptide||20||8||19 May, 2015||0.58|
|Carter is grounded; Madison arrives with alarming information about Lori. Taylor learns something about Max that paint him in a new light.|
|I Knew You Were Trouble||21||9||26 May, 2015||0.54|
|Upon hearing surprising news about Lori, Carter and Max take a road trip together. Back at the Wilson house, Elizabeth, Joan and Taylor face drama as they prepare for an event.|
|Rumour Has It||22||10||2 June, 2015||0.69|
|While on a camping trip with friends, Carter considers revealing a secret. Madison tries to make things right with Carter. Damon wonders about Bird and Madison.|
|Wrecking Ball||23||11||9 June, 2015||0.53|
|As the Wilsons celebrate the arrival of the SAT scores, the sisterly bond between Taylor and Carter is put to the test when secrets are revealed. Meanwhile, Crash returns from the military, and Kyle runs into a dangerous circumstance.|
|I'm Not the Only One||24||12||16 June, 2015||0.56|
|Carter vows to put an end to Lori's manipulations by testifying in court. With the heat of the approaching trial, Taylor seeks comfort in Max. Elizabeth and Gabe mourn Kyle's death in their own ways; Lori drops a bombshell that shocks everyone.|
|Original Airdate||U.S. viewers|
|Native Son||25||13||6 October, 2015||0.47|
|After Lori's trial, Carter wants and tries to get to know her brother; David and Elizabeth are tested by Lori's latest surprise. Damon lets Taylor know she has academic competition. Gabe throws a party.|
|Anywhere but Here||26||14||13 October, 2015||0.52|
|Carter struggles to keep up with school and her secret job at the bar; Taylor and Max try to celebrate an anniversary; Crash gets a new assignment.|
|Rabbit, Run||27||15||20 October, 2015||0.36|
|Lori reveals shocking news about Ben; Carter digs deeper into Ben's secret life, whilst Taylor urges Max to help Gabe.|
|The Sound and the Fury||28||16||27 October, 2015||0.49|
|Carter worries the whereabouts of Ben, whereas Elizabeth finds him and Gabe together in a jail cell. As Carter gets closer to Jared, she contemplates telling him her real age.|
|The Consequences of Longing||29||17||3 November, 2015||0.40|
|Carter and Ben face off over secrets and lies. Elizabeth learns the truth about Carter; a weekend university visit is cut short for Taylor and friends Gabe and Damon.|
|She's Come Undone||30||18||10 November, 2015||0.54|
|Everything comes to light for Carter, Taylor, Max and Ben at a house concert.|
|Never Let Me Go||31||19||17 November, 2015||0.47|
|Elizabeth oversteps her bounds; Lori tries to inch her way into Carter's life. Max's dad is up for parole|
|The Heart is a Lonely Hunter||32||20||24 November, 2015||0.36|
|Carter searches for the truth about Jared. Elizabeth struggles with her and Carter's feud. Grant finds a snack in Max's apartment.|
|The Death of the Heart||33||21||1 December, 2015||TBD|
|2.22||34||22||8 December, 2015||TBD|
|2.23||35||23||15 December, 2015||TBD|
|Atonement||36||24||22 December, 2015||TBD|
Cast and characters
- Full list of cast and their characters: Season 2/Cast.
Main article: Season 2/Music.
Production and development
Finding Carter was renewed for 12-episode second season on 19 August, 2014. On 10 January, 2015, it was announced that Season 2 would premiere on 31 March, 2015.
On 18 May, 2015, Finding Carter was renewed for an additional twelve episodes, bringing the second season to a total of twenty-four episodes. The mid-season finale was 16 June, 2015; the second half of the season is set to premiere October 2015.
Background/extras roles were cast for 2B for submissions from Atlanta, Georgia aged 22-60 with a press/business professional look to fill the space of the courtroom and to act as reporters. The casting notice was available 16 July, 2015 to 20 July, 2015; roles were paid, and filming began 20 July in Atlanta. There have been many more casting calls posted between July 20-31.
- Alex Saxon was promoted to a main role.
- Anna Jacoby-Heron's car got towed around the time of the 12-episode renewal for 2B.
- New characters Abby, Hillary, Shay, Madison, Damon and Ben were introduced this season.
- Grant moves out of the Wilson house, and David and Elizabeth work through their marriage.
- Lori and Davd had love child Ben Wallace, who got lost in the system for a while.
- All of the episodes in this season were named after notable songs.
- Bird will not reunite with Madison. Madison probably won't be returning for 2B, but Damon will.
- Lori may not actually want custody of Carter—she's just trying to get out of jail.
- Ben was subpoenaed; he didn't know of his relation to his birth parents beforehand, and Lori will claim she has been looking for him for years, which will make him have some resentments.
- Carter will connect with Ben. However, she is ready to cut ties with Lori and move on with her life.
- Elizabeth will not rehash the fact that David slept with Lori, but she will have some thoughts about what he should do about the new circumstances, and she will be resentful about some things.
- Carter will drop out of school and find a job as a bartender, wherein she will begin to see the situation from a different angle. Her world will be thrown upside down, and she will be caught between staying with the person she thought was her mother and going to her real family. Carter will be involved with "a racy, underground party circuit".
- Sparks will fly between Carter and Jared.
- Season 2B will pick up where 2A left off.
- 2B's sypnosis is as followed:
- "After the shocking revelation that Carter's father had a secret son with Lori, Carter's world is thrown into chaos. As Carter gets to know the mysterious brother she never knew she had, she also must figure out where she really belongs. She ultimately decides to drop out of school to find her own path and lies her way into a job as a bartender, where she finds herself in a whole new light. She'll introduce her inner circle to a racy, underground party circuit. Her new, fast lifestyle is the perfect replacement for the tedium of high school, until it speeds out of her control… and she needs her family more than ever."
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- ↑ Bible, Sara. "Tuesday Cable Ratings: 'Deadliest Catch' Wins Night, 'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills', 'Justified', 'Being Mary Jane' & More". TV By the Numbers.
- ↑ Kondolojy, Amanda. "Tuesday Cable Ratings: NBA Basketball Tops Night + 'Deadliest Catch', '19 Kids and Counting', 'Tosh.0' & More". TV By the Numbers.
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- ↑ Bibel, Sara. "Tuesday Cable Ratings: NBA Playoffs Win Night, 'Deadliest Catch', '19 Kids and Counting', 'Real Housewives of NY', 'Inside Amcy Schumer' & More". TV By the Numbers.
- ↑ Kondolojy, Amanda. "Tuesday Cable Ratings: NBA Basketball Tops Night + NBA Draft Coverage, 'Deadliest Catch', NHL Hockey & More". TV By the Numbers.
- ↑ Metcalf, Mitch. "SHOWBUZZDAILY's Top 100 Tuesday Cable Originals (& Network Update): 5.26.2015". Showbuzz Daily.
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- ↑ Metcalf, Mitch (28 October, 2015). UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 100 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Update: 10.27.2015 (English). Showbuzz Daily. Retrieved on 6 November, 2015.
- ↑ Metcalf, Mitch (4 November, 2015). UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 100 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Update: 11.3.2015 (English). Showbuzz Daily. Retrieved on 6 November, 2015.
- ↑ Metcalf, Mitch (11 November, 2015). UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 100 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Update: 11.11.2015 (English). Showbuzz Daily. Retrieved on 11 November, 2015.
- ↑ Metcalf, Mitch (18 November, 2015). UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 100 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Update: 11.17.2015 (English). Showbuzz Daily. Retrieved on 18 November, 2015.
- ↑ Metcalf, Mitch (25 November, 2015). UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 100 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Update: 11.24.2015 (English). Showbuzz Daily. Retrieved on 25 November, 2015.
- ↑ Goldberg, Lesley (August 19, 2014). "MTV's 'Finding Carter' Renewed for Second Season". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved August 20, 2014.
- ↑ Debler, Lance. ‘Finding Carter’ Is Ready To Rock Your World A Dozen More Times. MTV.
- ↑ http://www.mtv.com/shows/finding-carter/finding-carter-season-3-returns-in-october/1212312/video/
- ↑ 24.0 24.1 'Finding Carter' Casting Call (English). Backstage. Retrieved on 20 July, 2015.
- ↑ Norman Buckley (31 October 2015). Norman Buckley on Instagram: "Kathryn Prescott and me, on the last night of #FindingCarter season 2." (English). Instagram. Retrieved on 1 November, 2015.
- ↑ Backstage Staff (16 July 2015). Atlanta Now Casting ‘Finding Carter’ and Upcoming Auditions (English) (Blog). Backstage. Retrieved on 20 July, 2015.
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- ↑ 28.0 28.1 http://www.mtv.com/news/author/ossadj/+(25 August, 2015). Casting News: A ‘Twilight’ Star Is Joining ‘Finding Carter’ (English). MTV. Retrieved on 27 August, 2015.
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- ↑ Episode: I'm Not the Only One.
- ↑ "'Finding Carter' Season 2 Finale Spoilers & Recap: Kathryn Prescott Weighs In On David Wilson's Biological Son Ben Storyline". Realty Today.
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