When that photo is sent throughout her school by Naomi, Annie has a resentment against Mark, but then forgives him.
She later agrees to a date with him where there is a confrontation between her and Mark.
When asked about Michael Steger, who portrays Navid, Sachs said that "he's just great".
but was contracted on the drama Women's Murder Club.
When the series was cancelled, Sachs called Estes and explained the spin-off and motivated him to participate.
Sachs promised that although he was playing a parent, he would not "be furniture..in the seldom seen or heard parents who populate many youth-centric series, like the Walsh parents on the original 90210." Sachs described Tata's casting as an accident; a friend told Sachs that he had seen Tata in a store, which led to the offer of a recurring role in the series.
After her estranged friends confront her with news that her boyfriend is a drug dealer, she confronts him about it.
He informs her he knows that she killed his uncle, and then blackmails her so they can continue dating.
At the beginning of Season 2, they are all at a beach party when she meets up with Mark, a senior. Annie is not aware, however, that he had taken a naked photo of her topless.
Sachs said that Tata was ecstatic about the idea and agreed.