After Liv has a difficult time making friends at school, Maddie steps in to help. However, when Liv discovers she was set up and didn’t make her new friend on her own, she ignores Maddie's warnings and instead befriends a girl known for causing trouble. Meanwhile, Joey is miserable at the new job he has accepted in order to pay back his parents for a hi-tech cell phone.
- Dove Cameron as Liv Rooney and Maddie Rooney
- Joey Bragg as Joey Rooney
- Tenzing Norgay Trainor as Parker Rooney
- Benjamin King as Pete Rooney
- Kali Rocha as Karen Rooney
- Cozi Zuehlsdorff as Ocean
- Samm Levine as Chambers
- Anne Winters as Kylie Kramer
- Emmy Buckner as Liv #2
- Shelby Wulfert as Maddie #2
- Claudia Choi as Kiosk Lady
- Darlene Kardon as Eleanor
- The title was originally called "Talkin Bout Bad Girls".
- The Z-Phone was first mentioned and seen in Hannah Montana, and was later expanded upon in A.N.T. Farm. This confirms that Liv & Maddie is in the same universe as these shows.