Lucy Hale arrived in the Archieverse.
Aria Montgomery is not likely to pass anytime soon to say hello to Alison and Mona in The Perfectionists. In fact, the actress of Pretty Little Liars, Lucy Hale has signed to play in the future of the series derived from Riverdale, entitled Katy Keen. Hale will play the title role, that of the fashionista Katy Keene.
According to the synopsis official, “this series follows the life and love of four iconic characters of Archie Comics – the legend of the fashion Katy Keene – as they pursue their dreams in New York. This dramédie musical will trace the origins and the fighting of four budding artists who are trying to make themselves known to Broadway, on the catwalks and in the recording studio.”
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Described as “bold, generous, and independent, Katy Keene is a New york in their twenties, who aspires to become a fashion designer. When she’s not working as a personal shopper in a large store of luxury, she navigates between his friends and his encounters in the Big Apple.”
Lucy Hale will be in casting Ashleigh Murray, who left Riverdale to resume his role of Josie McCoy, but a little older. It will be one of the “four iconic characters of Archie Comics” mentioned above.
The series Katy Keene is written by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Michael Grassi. Maggie Kiley will be the first episode. Note that this is for the moment only a pilot and the CW will then decide to order or not, the series.