Karen Lucille Hale is an American actress and singer born on June 14, 1989 in Memphis, Tennessee. Before she started acting she appeared on the reality American Juniors as one of the finalists. Her major roles include Aria on Pretty Little Liars, Miranda in Wizards of Waverly Place, and Rose Baker in Privileged. She also stars in A Cinderella Story: Once Upon a Song and the horror films Truth or Dare (2018) and Fantasy Island (2020).
In an interview promoting Ragdoll, she said her character on the show (an openly queer woman) is like her in loving women, but dislikes talking much about her personal life.
This actress provides examples of:
- Actor Allusion:
- Big Ol' Eyebrows: Her eyebrows are noticeably thick and dark.
- Breakup Bonfire: The protagonist of "That's What I Call Crazy" makes one in the bathtub with pictures of her ex as kindling.
- Break-Up Song: "Goodbye Gone", "That's What I Call Crazy", and "Just Another Song."
- The Cast Showoff: Lucy is a talented singer and has sung in Pretty Little Liars and Privileged. Lucy also sings in the movies Sorority Wars and A Cinderella Story: Once Upon A Song. She now has an album out.
- Celebrity Resemblance: She herself pointed out that she resembles 4 people: Mila Kunis, Maisie Williams, Sarah Hyland and Selena Gomez.
- Dawson Casting: When Lucy was in her early 20s, she often played teenage roles.
- Older Than They Look: Her youthful appearance allowed her to play teenage characters in her twenties. Even now, she looks quite a bit younger than her age.
- One Head Taller: Lucy with her Pretty Little Liars co-star Brant Daugherty whenever they have a scene on the show together.
- Perky Goth: On Pretty Little Liars. Aria appears to have also been this before Alison disappeared. Miranda, her Wizards of Waverly Place character was one too.
- Romance on the Set:
- Shout-Out: In "Loved", she says that her Love Interest could "rope the moon and bring me all the stars in heaven", but it wouldn't change how she feels.
- Those Two Actors: Amanda Schull was her rival in Sorority Wars and later the woman that her father had an affair with in Pretty Little Liars.