Two teenage girls discover they were accidentally switched as newborns in the hospital. Bay Kennish grew up in a wealthy family with two parents and a brother, while Daphne Vasquez, who lost her hearing at an early age due to meningitis, grew up with a single mother in a poor neighborhood. Things come to a dramatic head when both families meet and struggle to learn how to live together.
Last Episode04x20 And Always Searching for Beauty Aired: Oct. 26, 2015
Bay's art show at the Waite Gallery turns out not to be the happy event she had envisioned. Travis tells Bay he loves her and kisses her. John …
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Bay debates whether to take the next step in her relationship.
Series Fun Facts
- Travis mentions deaf baseball player Dummy Hoy. Ryan Lane, the actor who plays Travis, previously portrays Dummy Hoy in I See The Crowd Roar: The Story of William Dummy Hoy (2007).
- Revealed in the pilot script, Bay & Toby were supposed to have an 11 year old brother, Luke, who seemed to bond with Daphne well.
- SPOILER: Melody (Marlee Matlin) opposes Emmett's relationship with Bay, because she believes that a hearing person cannot truly love and relate to a deaf person. In Children of a Lesser God,…
[show]SPOILER: Melody (Marlee Matlin) opposes Emmett's relationship with Bay, because she believes that a hearing person cannot truly love and relate to a deaf person. In Children of a Lesser God, Sarah (Matlin's Academy Award-winning feature film debut role) faced similar deaf-community opposition because of her relationship with a hearing man.