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I Know What You Did Last Summer
Season 2, Episode 1
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Air date May 30, 2016
Written by Michael Gans
Richard Register
Directed by Brian Dannelly
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I'm back here because I want to get back to normal. It would really suck if you guys started acting weird around me.

Emma Duval

"I Know What You Did Last Summer" is the first and season premiere of Season 2 of the television series, Scream. It is the eleventh episode of the series overall and it premiered on May 30th, 2016.


Four months have passed since the events of that horrific Halloween night, and life in Lakewood has returned to a semblance of normalcy as Emma returns to Lakewood, wanting to move on, while a mystery agitator threatens to expose Audrey's secret. As Brooke and Jake strive to continue their covert affair, Jake puts the brakes on their relationship, maybe for good.


Main Cast

Recurring Cast


  • The title of this episode is a homage to the 1997 slasher film, "I Know What You Did Last Summer" which was directed by Jim Gillespie. The movie is an adaptation of the 1973 novel of the same name by Lois Duncan.
    • The episode borrows the 'I know your secret' element from the films, as a mysterious person knows a secret of the main character's past. The new killer knows Audrey's secret connection with the former Lakewood slasher, Piper Shaw.
    • The opening sequence of the episode with Audrey at the Zenith Theater is a homage to the opening sequence in Scream 2
    • This episode was originally titled "Thrust for Blood", but it was altered due to the change in show-runners.
  • This episode was watched live by 0.40 million people.
  • New cast members Kiana Ledé (Zoë Vaughn) and Santiago Segura (Gustavo Acosta) joined the main cast this season. Connor Weil (Will Belmont) and Jason Wiles (Clark Hudson) are no longer cast members as of this season due to their character deaths in the previous season.
  • There is a three month gap in the series between the events of Season 1 and this episode.
  • The running time of the episode is 67 minutes. It was confirmed by MTV, via the official website.
  • There was a chase scene at the Zenith Theater in this episode. Audrey was attacked by a prankster donning the Brandon James mask.
  • This was the first episode in the series where Audrey received a call from the killer.
    • In the episode, she received two calls from the killer.
  • In the episode, Tina Hudson was first mentioned by Kieran in a conversation with Emma outside his house.
  • It was revealed that Noah re-branded Piper Shaw's podcast show, renaming it as "The Morgue".
  • In the episode, Noah's murder board is revealed.
  • Sheriff Miguel Acosta, Gustavo Acosta, Zoë Vaughn, Haley Meyers and Kristen Lang made their first appearances in the series.
  • This episode marked the death of Jake Fitzgerald, the first death of the season, and tenth overall.

Body Count

Featured Music

  • CanvasBeta – “Start a War”

Season 1 Recap

  • That Poppy – “Money”

Movie girl is talking on phone before looking for her cat Butterscotch.

  • The Sherman Family Singers – “The Lobby is the Place”

Audrey ushers a leftover moviegoer out the door. Audrey races away from a killer

  • Ayer - “Shotgun 2 My Heart”

The group discusses how to handle Emma before her arrival at Kieran’s house.

  • Keke Palmer - “Figure You Out”

Brooke and Jake break into their high school swimming pool. Jake wants Brooke to be honest with her dad. Brooke breaks up with Jake

  • Daughter Jack - “Down in Flames”

Kieran and Emma get intimate. The song continues as Emma checks her scar in the bathroom mirror

  • Fickle Friends - “Say No More”

The group catches up to each other in the high school parking lot and head into class. Emma has a flashback

  • Pr0files - “Get It Up”

Emma and Brooke discuss the men in their lives

  • Jonathan Murrill, Tom Ford, Lee Richardson & James Cocozza - “Outta My Mind”

Killer Supertease


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