In the morning Annie is seen driving with the now half empty bottle of vodka.She takes her eyes off the road and ends up running someone over and driving away out of fear.Just as Mark is about to date-rape her, Jasper swoops in to save her from him, who she had previously turned down to hang out with earlier.She falls in love with Jasper, a drug dealer and the nephew of the man she killed.She becomes friends with Silver over a Division Day sticker in the episode "We're Not In Kansas Anymore".
The producers were fans of Jessica Walter after watching her film Play Misty for Me.
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.