"Mothers and Daughters" is the eighteenth episode of Season 2 of ABC's A Million Little Things. It was written by Tucker Cawley & Mimi Won Techentin, and directed by Nina Lopez-Corrado. It is the thirty-fifth episode of the series overall, and premiered on March 19, 2020.
Summary[edit | edit source]
Eddie becomes obsessed with trying to resolve mistakes from his past, and Shelly and Delilah both take on planning a baby shower for Regina as Eve gives her and Rome shocking news. Meanwhile, Maggie's new venture has her rethinking her relationship with Gary.
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Trivia[edit | edit source]
- This episode takes place the week after "Change of Plans".
- Despite being both uncredited in the episode, it was confirmed that Betsy Brandt (Colleen Stewart) and Melora Hardin (Patricia Bloom) voiced their characters by the press release.
- When the episode first aired on ABC, there was no preview for the season finale after the episode credits, because ABC employees were confined at home as a result of the 2019–20 coronavirus pandemic.
- The recap segment of this episode includes a deleted scene from "One Year Later", involving Maggie and Dr. Noth.
- The flashback scenes about the lake house were the last scenes that were shot for Season 2.
- When the scene where Gary calls Darcy Cooper was shot, DJ Nash played the role of Gary while they were filming Floriana Lima's side of the scene.
- Per the promotional pictures of this episode, Katherine, Theo, Charlie were supposed to have a scene with a character played by Susan Hanson. However, this scene was deleted for unknown reasons.
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Gallery of photographic stills used to promote the episode.
References[edit | edit source]
- UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 150 Thursday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 3.19.2020, by Mitch Metcalf, Showbuzzdaily.com (March 20, 2020)
- a million little things: mothers and daughters (3/19), by ABC, Wdtvpress.com (March 2, 2020)
- Hey everyone. The reason there was no preview for next week’s @AMillionABC is because the gang at abc is home safe with their families. It’s online. Be sure to check it out. Season finale is next Thursday! #amillionlittlethings, by DJ Nash, Twitter (March 19, 2020)
- It was cut for time for last week’s episode but because our incredible promo folks write such beautiful recaps every week, I have decided to let them have original material for their stories. They kill it!, by DJ Nash, Twitter (March 19, 2020)
- The lake scenes were the last scenes we shot this season. Such a beautiful (and moving) way to end our season. #amillionlittlethings, by DJ Nash, Twitter (March 19, 2020)
- Okay, Gary Fun Fact #13. When we shot @florianalima's side of the Gary calls Darcy Cooper Cooper scene, I played Gary. I know, I know, Flo, I should stick to writing. #amillionlittlethings, by DJ Nash, Twitter (March 19, 2020)