Karen Lucille Hale, better known as Lucy Hale, is an American actress and singer. She is best known for her role as Aria Montgomery on the ABC Family series Pretty Little Liars. She is also known for her role as Rose Baker on the CW series Privileged and Sherrie Marconi on the horror film Scream 4.
She appeared on the reality show American Juniors in 2003. She was part of the vocal quintet formed with the top five finishers. Hale had guest roles on shows such as Drake & Josh, Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide, The O.C., Ruby & The Rockits, and How I Met Your Mother as Robin Scherbatsky's younger sister Katie. In Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 she portrayed Effie, Lena's little sister. Lucy appeared in two episodes of the Disney show Wizards of Waverly Place as Miranda Hampson, Justin Russo's gothic girlfriend. Lucy also appeared in NBC's short-lived re-imagining of the Bionic Woman as Becca Sommers, younger sister to title character Jaime Sommers (played by Michelle Ryan). She starred in The CW's TV show Privileged and portrayed one of the Baker twins, co-starring with Ashley Newbrough and Joanna Garcia. She starred in the TV movie Sorority Wars that premiered on Lifetime on October 17, 2009. She guest starred on a January 11, 2010 CSI: Miami episode, "Show Stopper," as a singer who died after bursting into flames. She also starred in the movie Scream 4 as Sherrie Marconi.