Playing a character with a built-in fan base can be daunting, but Lucy Hale is up for the challenge in ABC Family's new drama Pretty Little Liars (premiering Tuesday at 8/7c), The show, adapted from a successful book series, focuses on a group of friends whose Queen B Alison (Sasha Pieterse) goes missing. The clique, which split after Alison disappeared, reunites a year later when the girls mysteriously begin receiving messages from someone who seems to know all their secrets. Hale, who plays 16-year-old Aria, tells TVGuide.com why she relates to her character, what it's like playing the daughter of Charmed's Holly Marie Combs, and why Aria and her English teacher have a dangerous yet undeniable connection.
TVGuide.com: Tell us about Pretty Little Liars.
Lucy Hale: In the first episode, you're introduced to these characters who have dark secrets that can basically ruin their lives. The series is...
In 1989, ABC premiered the Perfect Strangers spin-off Family Matters, which featured a relatively unknown cast. Although the series focused on a middle-class African American family in Chicago, the breakout star was the Winslows' annoyingly dorky neighbor, Steve Urkel. Twenty years later, Jaleel White, who played Urkel, still looks back at the show that catapulted him into stardom with fond memories and says that, yes, people still ask him to do the famous "Urkel" voice. The 33-year-old spoke to TVGuide.com about his favorite memories from his nine seasons on the show, the first season of which is in stores on DVD Tuesday.
TVGuide.com: What was it like working on Family Matters?
Jaleel White: It was an amazing experience. I learned physical comedy to a degree that most child actors never will. I really just became a student of it — became obsessed with it to be quite honest. I was fortunate to work with ...
A hearing on a possible plea deal for Charlie Sheen has been delayed until July, according to The Associated Press.
Prosecutors in Aspen, Colo., said they needed more time to work out the agreement over domestic-violence...
Julia Stiles will join the cast of Dexter for the series' upcoming fifth season, Showtime announced Monday.
The 29-year-old actress will guest-star in 10 episodes, playing a mysterious woman who...
Over two seasons of TLC's The Little Couple, fans watched as lovebirds Jen Arnold and Bill Klein got married, moved from New York to Houston and started their lives together.
The happy couple stopped by TVGuide.com to give us the scoop on Season 3. Find out all about the new house they're building, why they opted for a surrogate pregnancy, and how lucky they feel to have found each other.
Watch the video after the jump.
Longtime White House reporter Helen Thomas announced her immediate retirement on Monday following the controversy stemming from her comments on Israel, according to her employer, Hearst News Service.
Last week, during a White House event, Thomas told a rabbi that Jews should "get the hell out of Palestine" and go back to Germany and Poland, according to the Washington Post. Her remarks were caught on tape and quickly spread across the internet.
VIDEO: Legendary White House reporter's Israel gaffe
"I deeply regret my comments I made last week regarding the Israelis and the Palestinians," Thomas later said a statement on her website. "They do not reflect my ...
Let's hope there was no rain on her wedding day.
Alanis Morissette has married her boyfriend, rapper Mario "MC Souleye" Treadway, her rep tells TVGuide.com.
The couple wed in an intimate ceremony at their Los Angeles home on May 22, 10 days before Morissette's 36th birthday.
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The Grammy winner, who performed on the American Idol finale four ...