‘Pretty Little Liars’ spinoff lands pilot order from Freeform

Freeform has given a pilot order “Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists,” a spinoff of the drama series “Pretty Little Liars” with Sasha Pieterse and Janel Parrish set to star.

“Pretty Little Liars” showrunner I. Marlene King has written the pilot and served as executive producer with Leslie Morgenstein and Gina Girolamo.

“At Freeform, we are committed to delivering shows that push boundaries and become a part of our viewers’ lives. ‘Pretty Little Liars’ was a cultural phenomenon so it’s no wonder fans wanted more.” said Karey Burke, executive vice president, programming and development, Freeform. “We can’t wait to continue Marlene King’s rich and revolutionary storytelling with a new crop of leading ladies from Beacon Heights who will hold just as many secrets and lies as Rosewood did.”

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Pretty Little Liars cast: Then and now
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Pretty Little Liars cast: Then and now
Lucy Hale: 2010
Lucy Hale: 2017
Troian Bellisario: 2010
Troian Bellisario: 2017
Shay Mitchell: 2010
Shay Mitchell: 2017
Sasha Pieterse: 2010
Sasha Pieterse: 2017
Ashley Benson: 2010
Ashley Benson: 2017
Keegan Allen: 2010
Keegan Allen: 2017
Ian Harding: 2010
Ian Harding: 2017
Tyler Blackburn: 2010
Tyler Blackburn: 2017
Janel Parrish: 2010
Janel Parrish: 2017
Tammin Sursok: 2010
Tammin Sursok: 2017
Drew Van Acker: 2010
Drew Van Acker: 2016
Torrey DeVitto: 2010
Torrey DeVitto: 2017
Brant Daugherty: 2010
Brant Daugherty: 2017
Lindsey Shaw: 2010
Lindsey Shaw: 2016
Bianca Lawson: 2010
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“I’m beyond excited to continue my collaboration with Sara Shepard, Alloy, Freeform and Warner Horizon,” says Marlene King. “I can’t wait to introduce our fans – and Sasha and Janel – to a new world of thrills and chills in Beacon Heights.”

Pieterse and Parrish will reprise their roles from the original series in the pilot, which hails from Warner Horizon Scripted Television. The pilot is based on the novel “The Perfectionists,” written by Sara Shepard, who also wrote the book on which “Pretty Little Liars” is based.

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