‘Finding Carter’: Why Lori abducted Carter and 4 other things to know about …
August 9, 2014 - Finding Carter
When a expel and executive producers of
“Finding Carter” took to a theatre during a 2014 Summer TV Press Tour on Friday (July 11), a one thing on everyone’s minds was anticipating out only because Lori (Milena Govich) abducted Carter (Kathryn Prescott) 13 years ago.
Unfortunately, executive writer Terri Minsky wasn’t telling. “There’s really a backstory. And we won’t answer anything else,” Minsky told a room of reporters.
However, Govich was a small some-more open about her character’s motivations to kidnap Carter when she was only 3 years old,
forever altering a lives of Carter (a.k.a. Linden) and her biological family who suspicion they mislaid her for good until a possibility detain reunited them with Carter 13 years later.
“When we initial boarded a project, [EP] Terri and we had an endless review about a who, what, where, when, because and how of Lori abducting Carter,” Govich says. “About 15 mins into that review we was crying. The resources underneath that a abduction occurred are extraordinary. It’s zero you’ve ever seen before. we don’t know how it’s going to play out, yet we have a feeling you’ll be removing pieces and pieces as we go by a season, here and there.”
Govich credits a duality of all a characters as to what drew her primarily to a uncover in a initial place, and teases that Lori’s motivations are not only black and white. “All of us have a black and white side and a whole lot of grey in a middle,” Govich says. “And you’ll start saying a shades of grey to Lori as a deteriorate goes on.”
So what else did a expel and showrunners exhibit about
a new MTV drama during a panel?
David’s darker side
In a pilot, it seemed as if Carter’s father David (Alexis Denisof) was fastening with his newly-returned daughter some-more than her mother, Elizabeth (Cynthia Watros). That will apparently change when Carter finds out that David lied to her and is still essay his second book about her lapse to their family even yet she asked him not to.