The season consisted of a total of fifteen episodes, and first premiered September 24, 2015.
Annalise and her students must move on with their lives as though nothing has happened, but the students are still reeling over Rebecca’s disappearance. Only Annalise and Frank know that Rebecca was murdered and the two are determined to find out who killed her. Meanwhile, Annalise decides she wants to take on a new client, a brother and sister who are accused of killing their parents. And an old friend surprises Annalise at home and teaches her a valuable lesson.
"How to Get Away with Murder” stars Academy-Award Winner Viola Davis as Professor Annalise Keating, Billy Brown as Detective Nate Lahey, Alfred Enoch as Wes Gibbins, Jack Falahee as Connor Walsh, Aja Naomi King as Michaela Pratt, Matt McGorry as Asher Millstone, Karla Souza as Laurel Castillo, Charlie Weber as Frank Delfino and Liza Weil as Bonnie Winterbottom.
“How to Get Away with Murder” is created and executive-produced by Pete Nowalk (“Scandal,” “Grey’s Anatomy”). Shonda Rhimes (“Scandal,” “Grey’s Anatomy”), Betsy Beers (“Scandal,” “Grey’s Anatomy”) and Bill D’Elia (“The Crazy Ones,” “Boston Legal”) also serve as executive producers. “How to Get Away with Murder” is produced by ABC Studios.
For a breakdown of the characters' appearances, check here.
|Image||Title||Original Airdate||U.S. Viewers|
|1. "It's Time to Move On"||September 24, 2015|| |
Plot: Annalise and her students must move on with their lives as though nothing has happened, but the students are still reeling over Rebecca's disappearance. Only Annalise and Frank know that Rebecca was murdered and the two are determined to find out who killed her. Meanwhile, Annalise decides she wants to take on a new client, a brother and sister who are accused of killing their parents. And an old friend surprises Annalise at home and teaches her a valuable lesson.
|2. "She's Dying"||October 1, 2015|| |
Plot: Annalise and her team are blindsided when investigators try to pin a new charge on the wealthy siblings she's been hired to represent. Meanwhile, things for Annalise become even more difficult when she's brutally cross-examined on the witness stand during Nate's preliminary hearing.
|3. "It's Called the Octopus"||October 8, 2015|| |
Plot: When Annalise takes on a new client, the team must investigate a very high end sex club to get answers. Meanwhile, Annalise is still representing the siblings accused of killing their parents, but the case takes a turn for the worse when a new motive surfaces, and Wes teams up with an unexpected ally.
|4. "Skanks Get Shanked"||October 15, 2015|| |
Plot: When a teenager is found murdered in the woods, Annalise and her team is hired to represent an unlikely suspect named in the case. Meanwhile, Asher comes across a shocking confession, and Wes learns new information about Rebecca's disappearance.
|5. "Meet Bonnie"||October 22, 2015|| |
Plot: Asher discovers not everything is what it seems when you work for Annalise. Meanwhile, Frank is presented with a situation that hits close to home, and Wes' search to find out more about Rebecca's disappearance culminates into an explosive confrontation.
|6. "Two Birds, One Millstone"||October 29, 2015|| |
|7. "I Want You to Die"||November 5, 2015|| |
Plot: Annalise and the team are hired to represent a client accused of badgering somebody to the point of suicide. Meanwhile, Eve returns to defend Nate after ADA Sinclair serves him for a possible new murder charge, and Bonnie learns about what happened at Trotter Lake.
|8. "Hi, I'm Philip"||November 12, 2015|| |
|9. "What Did We Do?"||November 19, 2015|| |
Plot: ADA Sinclair discovers a break in her favor in the Hapstall case, but her actions result in a deadly outcome as details are revealed about the night Annalise was shot, including the person responsible for pulling the trigger.
|10. "What Happened to You, Annalise?"||February 11, 2016|| |
|11. "She Hates Us"||February 18, 2016|| |
|12. "It's a Trap"||February 25, 2016|| |
Plot: With Philip still out there, Annalise tries to keep the team from panicking and get one step ahead of Philip's threats. Meanwhile, Wes and Laurel start putting the pieces of Wes' mothers death together, but some things just aren't adding up on.
|13. "Something Bad Happened"||March 3, 2016|| |
Plot: Annalise moves forward with a plan to protect the team from Philip but the risk involved may prove to be too dangerous. Meanwhile, Wes continues to search for new information regarding his mother's death. In flashback, the Mahoney case takes a drastic turn for Annalise's client.
|14. "There's My Baby"||March 10, 2016|| |
Plot: The Keating 5 are called into questioning by A.D.A Denver about the night Emily Sinclair was murdered. Meanwhile, Caleb goes missing as the manhunt for Philip intensifies. In flashback, Annalise's tactics in the Mahoney case leads to a devastating result.
|15. "Anna Mae"||March 17, 2016|| |
Plot: With chaos surrounding Annalise, she just can't stand the pressure anymore and needs to escape. Meanwhile, Frank must come to terms with the things he has done while Wes continues to get closer to finding out about his past.
- All series regulars from the previous season return with "Starring" billing, with the sole exception of Katie Findlay (Rebecca Sutter), whose character died in the first season's finale.
Gallery of photographic posters used to promote the season.