Freeform's description of the series certainly sounds like it will follow in
Pretty Little Liars' footsteps:
"Everything about the town of Beacon Heights seems perfect, from their top-tier college to their overachieving residents. But nothing in Beacon Heights is as it appears to be. The stress of needing to be perfect leads to the town’s first murder. Behind every Perfectionist is a secret, a lie, and a needed alibi."
Who will we follow around Beacon Heights? Click through to find out.
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Sasha Pieterse as Alison DiLaurentis As previously reported, Pieterse, whose mysterious disappearance kicked off the original series, will head to the PLL spin-off. What does that mean for Alison's soon-to-be wife Emily (Shay Mitchell), who won't board the show as a series regular? Let's hope someone is watching over the pair's twins while Alison is hanging out in Beacon Heights.
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Janel Parrish as Mona Vanderwaal
Speaking of who is taking care of the kids at home, let's hope that Mona, who will also play an integral part of the drama in Beacon Heights, hired someone to
watch over Alex and Mary Drake (Andrea Parker).
Those two can't live on tea and crumpets forever!
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Sofia Carson as Ava The star of Disney's Descendants, Carson will portray Ava, a "trendsetting blogger" who also happens to be a skilled coder. Could she be for The Perfectionists what Caleb (Tyler Blackburn) was for PLL? Possibly, but she'll definitely have a better wardrobe.
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Sydney Park as Caitlin Well, we know where this character gets her drive towards perfection from. According to THR, the former Walking Dead actress will play Caitlin, daughter of two perfect moms, who has government aspirations.
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Kelly Rutherford as Claire Hotchkiss It looks like Gossip Girl's Lily van der Woodsen has her own PLL-esque twin, because Rutherford's Perfectionists character looks and acts a whole lot like the CW character. Rutherford will portray Claire Hotchkiss, co-founder of Hotchkiss Industries, who thinks it's possible to achieve perfection — and has no issues manipulating things in order to get them just the way she wants.
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Hayley Erin as ??? This General Hospital actress will join the series, but her role is still TBA. It's hard not to notice the physical similarities between Erin and Pieterse, however: Could Erin portray a relative of Alison's? If so, she's definitely not to be trusted. Eli Brown as Dylan This Hollywood newcomer will portray Dylan, a talented cellist who strives to be the best at all things. He has two great passions: music, and his boyfriend, Andrew.
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