Mandatory Credit: Photo by Blair Raughley/Invision/AP/REX/Shutterstock (9884646k) Andrew Rannells. Lucy Hale pictured at Showtime's Emmy Eve Celebration at the Chateau Marmont in West Hollywood, CA on Showtime's Emmy Eve Celebration, West Hollywood - 16 Sep 2018

Lucy Hale (29), known as one of the main characters in the drama series Pretty Little Liars , has a new major role to play. According to The Hollywood Reporter , she will be seen in Katy Keene, a spin-off of the popular Riverdaleseries .

The new series, which is being broadcast by the American channel The CW, is a combination of a musical, comedy and drama.

In addition to fashion designer Katy (Hale), three characters from the Archiecomics also appear in the series, the comic series on which the Riverdale and Chilling Adventures or Sabrina series are based. The four twenties are trying to make it in the show in New York.

The character Katy is described as “a colorful, warm and independent New York” who works as a shop advisor in a department store and also spends time on friends and her love life.

Besides Hale, Ashleigh Murray, Camille Hyde, Lucien Laviscount, Jonny Beauchamp and Julia Chan can also be seen in the series.