Chad Lowe has joined the new ABC Family drama series Pretty Little Liars, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Based on a young adult series of novels, Liars focuses on four teen girls — Aria (Lucy Hale), Emily (Shay Mitchell), Spencer (Troian Bellisario) and Hanna (Ashley Benson) — who mysteriously receive messages from a friend who disappeared three years earlier.
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Lowe, who won an Emmy for Life Goes On
, will play Aria's father. He replaces Alexis Denisof
(Buffy the Vampire Slayer
) in the role.
Lowe, 42, most recently recurred on the sixth season of 24
as White House Deputy Chief of Staff Reed Pollock.Liars
premieres June 8 at 8/7c.