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Switched at Birth: Self Portrait with a Bandaged Ear

Bay is once again not in Melody's good graces after Emmett gets into trouble and Melody blames his relationship with Bay on the situation. Daphne is overall frustrated with her basketball coach who won't let her play, and her frustration extends to her relationship with Angelo who she finally confronts to discuss why he really left. Meanwhile, Kathryn and John learn some disheartening news about their lawyer that might ruin their entire case. And, Angelo makes Regina a business offer she can't refuse.

Source: ABC Family

Episode Info

Episode number: 1x13
Airdate: Tuesday January 17th, 2012


Special Guest Stars
Marlee MatlinMarlee Matlin
As Melody

Guest Stars
Brandon P BellBrandon P Bell
As Coach Medlock
Gilles G. MariniGilles G. Marini
As Angleo Sorrento
John FureyJohn Furey
As Sgt. Breims
Maiara WalshMaiara Walsh
As Simone Sinclair
Matthew JaegerMatthew Jaeger
As Ed Ames / Interpreter
Meeghan HolawayMeeghan Holaway
As Amanda Burke

Co-Guest Stars
Javier CalderonJavier Calderon
As Policeman
Main Cast
Sean BerdySean Berdy
As Emmett Bledsoe
Lucas GrabeelLucas Grabeel
As Toby Kennish
Katie LeclercKatie Leclerc
As Daphne Vasquez
Vanessa MaranoVanessa Marano
As Bay Kennish
Constance MarieConstance Marie
As Regina Vasquez
D.W. MoffettD.W. Moffett
As John Kennish
Lea ThompsonLea Thompson
As Kathryn Kennish


The scene opens with the police coming up to the house. They ask if he is Emmet. They tell him that he has a warrant for his arrest. Emmet motions that he can’t hear him and has a wrench in his hand. The officer tells him to drop it and throws him to the ground. Emmet tries to talk and sign, but he can’t. Later at the station, Melody comes in and asks where her son is at. They get a interpreter and they tell her that Emmet is being charged with Vandalism and Trespassing. She goes up to him and asks if he is alright. They show the pictures of him painting on the billboard. Melody says that they scared him and says that he won’t do it again. The officer says that they take this crime seriously and will be pressing charges. Meanwhile, Bay meets with Angelo and he says that this is awkward. Bay says that if Angelo was around to raise Daphne, then it wouldn’t be. He says that he is trying to text her. ..

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