History Characters / PrettyLittleLiars

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* [[LukeIAmYourFather Jason, I Am Your Father]]

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* [[LukeIAmYourFather Jason, I Am Your Father]]LukeIAmYourFather: He had an affair with Jessica DiLaurentis which resulted in the birth of Jason DiLaurentis.



%%* HelloAttorney

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%%* HelloAttorney* HelloAttorney: She's a good-looking lawyer.



* [[AloofBigBrother Aloof Big Sister]]: She acts like this at times with Spencer.
%%* AloofDarkHairedGirl: Due to AdaptationDyeJob.
%%* AlwaysSomeoneBetter

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* [[AloofBigBrother Aloof Big Sister]]: AloofBigSister: She acts like this at times with Spencer.
%%* * AloofDarkHairedGirl: Due to AdaptationDyeJob.
%%* AlwaysSomeoneBetter
AdaptationDyeJob, since she was blonde in the books (but still aloof).
* AlwaysSomeoneBetter: She's seen this way by her younger sister Spencer.



%%* BrainyBrunette

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%%* BrainyBrunette* BrainyBrunette: Like the rest of the family, she's extremely smart.



%%* ExtracurricularEnthusiast
%%* TheGloriousWarOfSisterlyRivalry: With Spencer.

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%%* ExtracurricularEnthusiast
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* ExtracurricularEnthusiast: Similar to Spencer, she was an overachiever involved in many extracurricular activities.
*
TheGloriousWarOfSisterlyRivalry: With Spencer.Spencer, although both are smart and pretty.



* AdaptationNameChange[=/=]RaceLift: Wren was an Asian with a last name of Kim in the books, but here he is played by British actor Julian Morris.

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* AdaptationNameChange[=/=]RaceLift: AdaptationNameChange: Wren was an Asian with a last name of Kim in the books, but here he is played by British actor Julian Morris.



%%* HospitalHottie

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%%* HospitalHottie* HospitalHottie: A handsome doctor who attracts both Melissa and Spencer.



* [[BigDamnHeroes Big Damn Hero]]: When he [[spoiler: saves Emily from being raped by Ben.]]

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* [[BigDamnHeroes Big Damn Hero]]: BigDamnHeroes: When he [[spoiler: saves Emily from being raped by Ben.]]



%%* MisunderstoodLonerWithAHeartOfGold

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%%* MisunderstoodLonerWithAHeartOfGold* MisunderstoodLonerWithAHeartOfGold: How Toby Cavanaugh is played at first. Later on, he drops the "Misunderstood Loner" part.



%%* OfficialCouple: With Spencer.



%%* SparedByTheAdaptation

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%%* SparedByTheAdaptation* SparedByTheAdaptation: He ends up committing suicide in the books, but is still alive in the TV series.



%%* TroubledButCute

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%%* TroubledButCute* TroubledButCute: A motorcycle-riding Misunderstood Loner who has a relationship with one of the main girls.



* TheBusCameBack: She does return, finally, in "A [=DAngerous=] [=GAme=]". An explanation for her absense is not provided, though.



* ObfuscatingDisability: As of "If These Dolls Could Talk", Jenna [[spoiler: has recovered her eyesight and has been pretending to be blind.]] When confronted by the four main characters, she claimed she was doing it to protect herself [[spoiler: from the person who tried to burn her alive in "Eye Of The Beholder".]]
** She drops the act in "That Girl Is Poison" though.

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* ObfuscatingDisability: As of "If These Dolls Could Talk", Jenna [[spoiler: has recovered her eyesight and has been pretending to be blind.]] When confronted by the four main characters, she claimed she was doing it to protect herself [[spoiler: from the person who tried to burn her alive in "Eye Of The Beholder".]]
**
]] She drops the act in "That Girl Is Poison" though.



** TheBusCameBack: She does return, finally, in "A [=DAngerous=] [=GAme=]". An explanation for her absense is not provided, though.
%%* SparedByTheAdaptation

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** TheBusCameBack: She does return, finally, * SparedByTheAdaptation: Killed in "A [=DAngerous=] [=GAme=]". An explanation for her absense is not provided, though.
%%* SparedByTheAdaptation
the books. Almost killed twice on the show, but eventually she comes back.



* NewPowersAsThePlotDemands: She suddenly becomes a part of the Rosewood Police Department in season 3, despite not having shown interest in law enforcement previously.
** It's also possible she's just doing an intership, though. [[WhatExactlyIsHisJob It's never clarified.]]

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* NewPowersAsThePlotDemands: She suddenly becomes a part of the Rosewood Police Department in season 3, despite not having shown interest in law enforcement previously.
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previously. It's also possible she's just doing an intership, though. [[WhatExactlyIsHisJob It's never clarified.]]



* TheBusCameBack: In season 2.



** TheBusCameBack: In season 2.



* [[spoiler: [[HeKnowsTooMuch She Knows Too Much]]]]: [[spoiler: In "Crazy", Mona slips a couple of code messages to Aria and Hanna. One of them read "Maya knew".]]

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* [[spoiler: [[HeKnowsTooMuch She Knows Too Much]]]]: SheKnowsTooMuch: [[spoiler: In "Crazy", Mona slips a couple of code messages to Aria and Hanna. One of them read "Maya knew".]]



* TheBusCameBack: She briefly appears in two episodes at the end of season 2, at first hoping to rekindle her relationship with Emily, then agreeing to just be friends. Starting with season 3, she sticks around for good and starts dating Emily again.



* GirlinessUpgrade: She's initially less feminine than Maya or Samara, and is far more aggressive and competitive (including [[spoiler: almost drowning Emily]]), and yet she's not quite the ButchLesbian due to the makeover she gets in season 3: the writers decided to make her HotterAndSexier and so she was [[TheBusCameBack presented again]] with [[LongHairIsFeminine longer hair]], sexier clothes and more LipstickLesbian tendancies.



* JerkJock: Prior to her HeelFaceTurn.



** JerkJock: Prior to her HeelFaceTurn.
* LipstickLesbian / ButchLesbian: Played with. She's initially less feminine than Maya or Samara, and is far more aggressive and competitive (including [[spoiler: almost drowning Emily]]), and yet she's not quite the ButchLesbian due to the makeover she gets in season 3: the writers decided to make her HotterAndSexier and so she was [[TheBusCameBack presented again]] with [[LongHairIsFeminine longer hair]], sexier clothes and more LipstickLesbian tendancies.
* LockedOutOfTheLoop: By season 3, she and Ezra are the only ones of the main characters' love interests to not know about [[spoiler: the second A.]]
** [[spoiler: Emily opens up about the second A in the season 3 mid-season finale (in order to protect Paige, who is being framed by A), before finally explaining everything in the Halloween special. After that, Paige is actively involved with fighting A alongside the Liars (and Caleb).]]

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** JerkJock: Prior to her HeelFaceTurn.
* LipstickLesbian / ButchLesbian: Played with. She's initially less feminine than Maya or Samara, and is far more aggressive and competitive (including [[spoiler: almost drowning Emily]]), and yet she's not quite the ButchLesbian due to the makeover she gets in season 3: the writers decided to make her HotterAndSexier and so she was [[TheBusCameBack presented again]] with [[LongHairIsFeminine longer hair]], sexier clothes and more LipstickLesbian tendancies.
* LockedOutOfTheLoop: By season 3, she and Ezra are the only ones of the main characters' love interests to not know about [[spoiler: the second A.]]
** [[spoiler:
Emily opens up about the second A in the season 3 mid-season finale (in order to protect Paige, who is being framed by A), before finally explaining everything in the Halloween special. After that, Paige is actively involved with fighting A alongside the Liars (and Caleb).]]



** TheBusCameBack: She briefly appears in two episodes at the end of season 2, at first hoping to rekindle her relationship with Emily, then agreeing to just be friends. Starting with season 3, she sticks around for good and starts dating Emily again.



%%* {{Bishonen}}



%%* GreenEyes
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* {{Adorkable}}: At least, until his HeelFaceTurn in Season 3, he was a geeky NiceGuy.

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* {{Adorkable}}: At least, until his HeelFaceTurn FaceHeelTurn in Season 3, he was a geeky NiceGuy.
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%%* BrownEyes



%%* CurtainsMatchTheWindows



* TallDarkAndHandsome: He's good-looking and played by 6'1 Brant Daugherty

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* TallDarkAndHandsome: He's good-looking and played by 6'1 Brant DaughertyDaugherty.



%%* FosterKid

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%%* FosterKid* FosterKid: Caleb was given up by his biological mother when he was five years old, leading him to live in different foster care homes and with different foster parents.



%%* OfficialCouple: With Hanna.
%%* PlayfulHacker

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%%* * OfficialCouple: With Hanna.
%%* PlayfulHacker
Hanna. Not anymore as of season 5.
* PlayfulHacker: His hacking skills can also be useful to the girls.



%%* TallDarkAndHandsome
%%* TallDarkAndSnarky
%%* TroubledButCute

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%%* TallDarkAndHandsome
%%* TallDarkAndSnarky
%%* TroubledButCute
* TallDarkAndHandsome: Relatively tall, dark-haired, and good-looking.
* TallDarkAndSnarky: To go with the trope above, he is also a DeadpanSnarker.
* TroubledButCute: A reformed bad boy with a troubled family history, also a badass hacker, and quite attractive and charming.



%%* {{Adorkable}}: At least, until Season 3.

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%%* * {{Adorkable}}: At least, until his HeelFaceTurn in Season 3.3, he was a geeky NiceGuy.



%%* BrownEyes



%%* FaceHeelTurn: In Season 3.

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%%* * FaceHeelTurn: In From Season 3.3 he becomes a darker character.



%%* HollywoodNerd
* [[HomeschooledKids Homeschooled Kid]]: As of "Mona-Mania" onwards.

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%%* HollywoodNerd
* [[HomeschooledKids Homeschooled Kid]]: HollywoodNerd: At least he used to be a shy nerdy boy, until season 3.
* HomeschooledKids:
As of "Mona-Mania" onwards.



%%* {{Nerd}}
%%* NiceGuy: Prior to FaceHeelTurn.

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%%* {{Nerd}}
%%*
* NiceGuy: Prior to FaceHeelTurn.FaceHeelTurn, he was good friends with Hanna and Caleb.



%%* AssholeVictim

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%%* AssholeVictim* AssholeVictim: When he's found dead in season 4.



%%* DeathByAdaptation

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%%* DeathByAdaptation* DeathByAdaptation: He never dies in the books.



%%* IcyBlueEyes



%%* {{Jerkass}}

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%%* {{Jerkass}}* {{Jerkass}}: Wilden would often harass the girls in the process of the investigation.



* MayDecemberRomance: With Ashley.
** Possibly with [[spoiler: Alison]] too.

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* MayDecemberRomance: With Ashley.
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Ashley. Possibly with [[spoiler: Alison]] too.



%%* BigScrewedUpFamily
%%* BrownEyes



%%* NolanNorth



%%* ThePatriarch

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%%* ThePatriarch* ThePatriarch: Of the Hastings family.



%%* HazelEyes



* TallDarkAndSnarky: She has her snarky comments, spencially when she's on the job.

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* TallDarkAndSnarky: She has her snarky comments, spencially specially when she's on the job.
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* NiceGuy: Was Always a good friend to Aria.

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* NiceGuy: Was Always always a good friend to Aria.



** [[He returns in the season 1 finale.]]

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** [[He [[spoiler: He returns in the season 1 finale.]]
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* AdaptationDyeJob: She was a brunette in the book, but blonde in the TV show.

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* AdaptationDyeJob: She was a brunette in the book, books, but blonde in the TV show.



* AdaptationDyeJob: Blonde in the book, brunette in the TV show.

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* AdaptationDyeJob: Blonde in the book, books, brunette in the TV show.



* AdaptationDyeJob: Reddish-blonde hair in the book. In thw TV show she has dark hair.

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* AdaptationDyeJob: Reddish-blonde hair in the book.books. In thw TV show she has dark hair.



* OffScreenBreakup: Both times he broke up with Meredith, it was off screen.
** Also, he divorces Ella in the six months timeskip between seasons two and three.

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* OffScreenBreakup: Both times he broke up with Meredith, it was off screen.
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screen. Also, he divorces Ella in the six months timeskip between seasons two and three.



* BookWorm: How he connects with Aria, who is a bookwork herself.

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* BookWorm: How he connects with Aria, who is a bookwork bookworm herself.



* TheBusCameBack: He returns to school in season two, though.



%%* LifeOfTheParty

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%%* LifeOfTheParty* LifeOfTheParty: He frequently throws wild parties.



%%* PrettyBoy



** TheBusCameBack: He returns to school in season two, though.



%%* TallDarkAndHandsome

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%%* TallDarkAndHandsome* TallDarkAndHandsome: He's good-looking and played by 6'1 Brant Daugherty



* {{Badass}}: He's quite skilled in fighting.
%%* BrownEyes



%%* ChildhoodFriends: With Aria.
* CommutingOnABus: He ''is'' a RecurringCharacter in Season 3, but he had so few appearances that people often forget about him...
** He hasn't appeared in almost twenty episodes by now, so it's pretty safe to assume he's been PutOnABus...
%%* CurtainsMatchTheWindows
%%* IKnowMortalKombat
* [[IllGirl Ill Boy]]: He has a heart condition, but that doesn't stop him from fighting, even if it may lead to his death.
%%* JustFriends: With Aria.

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%%* * ChildhoodFriends: With Aria.
An old friend of Aria as their fathers were also friends.
* CommutingOnABus: He ''is'' a RecurringCharacter in Season 3, but he had so few appearances that people often forget about him...
**
him. He hasn't appeared in almost twenty episodes by now, so it's pretty safe to assume he's been PutOnABus...
%%* CurtainsMatchTheWindows
%%* IKnowMortalKombat
PutOnABus.
* [[IllGirl Ill Boy]]: IllBoy: He has a heart condition, but that doesn't stop him from fighting, even if it may lead to his death.
%%* * JustFriends: With Aria.Aria. Both are fine with it, though.



%%* NiceGuy
%%* OutOfFocus: After "The Remains of the A".

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%%* NiceGuy
%%* OutOfFocus: After "The Remains of the A".
* NiceGuy: Was Always a good friend to Aria.



%%* GreenEyes



%%* HazelEyes



* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Delivers one to Aria in the very first episode she appears.
** In return, she gets one from her son after [[spoiler: the truth about Maggie and Malcolm comes out.]]

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* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Delivers one to Aria in the very first episode she appears.
**
appears. In return, she gets one from her son after [[spoiler: the truth about Maggie and Malcolm comes out.]]



%%* AdaptationDyeJob

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%%* AdaptationDyeJob* AdaptationDyeJob: Has reddish-gold hair in the books, but brown in the TV show.



%%* GenreBlind: In the first season only.



* HollywoodDateless: Despite being quite attractive, Ashley rarely dated ever since Tom left her. She starts dating, though, in season 3, when she meets Ted.



%%* MamaBear

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%%* MamaBear* MamaBear: She will do anything to protect her daughter.



%%* OpenMindedParent

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%%* OpenMindedParent* OpenMindedParent: She's shown to be a supportive mom to Hanna in many situations.



%%* AllGirlsWantBadBoys: Subverted.
%%* AmbiguouslyBrown
* {{Badass}}
** BadassBookworm
** BadassNormal



%%* CanonForeigner

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%%* CanonForeigner* TheBusCameBack:
** [[He returns in the season 1 finale.]]
** Literally in Season 4, when he goes to Ravenswood. He planned to get on the next bus back with Hanna, but he stayed behind at her request, in order to help Miranda.
* CanonForeigner: Caleb did not exist in the books.



%%* CurtainsMatchTheWindows



** [[TheBusCameBack He returns in the season 1 finale, though.]]
** Literally again in Season 4, when he goes to Ravenswood. He planned to get on the next bus back with Hanna, but he stayed behind at her request, in order to help Miranda.
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* BookWorm: How he connects with Aria, who is a bookwork herself.


Added DiffLines:

* BookWorm: How he connects with Aria, who is a bookwork herself.
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* AmbiguouslyBrown: Though Emily's father is Asian in the show, implying that she's mixed race.
** Season 5 confirms that she's half Filipino like her actress.

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* AmbiguouslyBrown: Though Emily's father is Asian in the show, implying that she's mixed race. \n** Season 5 confirms that she's half Filipino like her actress.
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(Creator/ShayMitchell)

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(Creator/ShayMitchell)\n!!Emily Fields [-(''Portrayed by Shay Mitchell'')-]




(Creator/SashaPieterse)

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\n (Creator/SashaPieterse)\n!!Alison [=DiLaurentis=] [-(''Portrayed by Sasha Pieterse'')-]



(Janel Parrish)

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(Janel Parrish)\n!!Mona Vanderwaal [-(''Portrayed by Janel Parrish'')-]
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A former loser who was tormented by Alison (yet still diolized her), Mona and Hanna became really close friends after Ali goes missing, and become the [[AlphaBitch top popular girls]] of Rosewood High. She's witty and can be mean at times, but treats Hanna like a sister and seems to get along with the other Liars as well. [[spoiler: The second season finale reveals that she's A, and she's sent to an asylum after being diagnosed as insane. She returns to school after "getting better" in the second half of season 3, but continues working with the second A all along, until she's betrayed in the season finale and almost burnt alive with the Liars.]] She is promoted to main character status in the fourth season.

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A former loser who was tormented by Alison (yet still diolized idolized her), Mona and Hanna became really close friends after Ali goes missing, and become the [[AlphaBitch top popular girls]] of Rosewood High. She's witty and can be mean at times, but treats Hanna like a sister and seems to get along with the other Liars as well. [[spoiler: The second season finale reveals that she's A, and she's sent to an asylum after being diagnosed as insane. She returns to school after "getting better" in the second half of season 3, but continues working with the second A all along, until she's betrayed in the season finale and almost burnt alive with the Liars.]] She is promoted to main character status in the fourth season.



* ObfuscatingStupidity: She seems a bit dumb and ditzy initially, but in "The Naked Truth" she reveals herself to be smart enough to help Emily hack into Tamborelli's system.
** And of course, this is taken even further [[spoiler: when she's revealed to be part of the A team.]]

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* ObfuscatingStupidity: She seems a bit dumb and ditzy initially, but in "The Naked Truth" she reveals herself to be smart enough to help Emily hack into Tamborelli's system. \n** And of course, this is taken even further [[spoiler: when she's revealed to be part of the A team.]]
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* DemotedToExtra: In Season 3, he stops appearing entirely before returning in Season 4.
** Subverted in season 5B, where his role becomes pretty important.

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* DemotedToExtra: In Season 3, he stops appearing entirely before returning in Season 4.
**
4. Subverted in season 5B, where his role becomes pretty important.



* OffScreenHookup: with [[spoiler: Hanna]] in Love ShAck Baby.
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