is an American actress and singer.
Early in her career, she was sometimes referred to as Lucy Kate Hale. She
is best known for her role as Aria Montgomery on the Freeform series
Pretty Little Liars (2010–2017). Some other notable roles in television
played by Hale include Becca Sommers in Bionic Woman (2007), Rose Baker in
Privileged (2008–2009) and Stella Abbott in Life Sentence (2018). Hale has
appeared in films, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 (2008),
Sorority Wars (2009), A Cinderella Story: Once Upon a Song (2011), Scream
4 (2011), Truth or Dare (2018) and Dude (2018).
In addition to acting, Hale has also ventured into music. In 2003, she
first came to prominence as one of the five winners of the reality show
American Juniors, a children's spin off of Fox's American Idol and began
as a solo artist with signing Hollywood Records in 2012, on her debut
studio album, Road Between (2014).