The 100 Best “Pretty Little Liars” Moments, Chosen By The Cast And Crew

, , , , , , , , , , ,

A LOT has happened in Rosewood and no one knows that better than the people who created those moments.

View this image ›

ABC Family

ABC Family’s Pretty Little Liars reaches a major TV milestone on Tuesday, July 8, with its 100th episode, titled “Miss Me x 100,” written by executive producer I. Marlene King.

In celebration of five years of texts, lies, and videotapes, BuzzFeed asked 100 members of the cast and crew to reveal their single favorite moment from the series. Here are their picks, in the order in which they aired.

1. Ezria’s First Kiss

Ezria's First Kiss

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 1, Episode 1: “Pilot”“The bathroom scene with Ezra and Aria!” — Lucy Hale (Aria)

2. Uncovering Ali

ABC Family

ABC Family

 

Season 1, Episode 1: “Pilot”“Emily — and then Hanna, Aria, and Spencer — arrive on the scene to learn that the body of Alison DiLaurentis has been found, buried in her own backyard a year after she disappeared.” — Bryan H., co-executive producer

3. The Text

The Text

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 1, Episode 1: “Pilot”“The four beauties are attending a funeral service, when ‘A’ texts the four of them.” — Phil B., 1st asst. accounting

4. Lighting The Fuse

Lighting The Fuse

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 1, Episode 2: “The Jenna Thing”“When Alison threw the fire cracker into the garage.” — Sasha Pieterse (Ali)

5. A New Friend (?) For Hanna

A New Friend (?) For Hanna

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 1, Episode 6: “There’s No Place Like Homecoming”“The introduction of Lucas.” — Cory H., production assistant

6. Care To Tangle?

Care To Tangle?

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 1, Episode 6: “There’s No Place Like Homecoming”“Toby gets in a fight with Emily at the homecoming dance.” — Keegan Allen (Toby)

7. A Silent Smooch

A Silent Smooch

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 1, Episode 9: “The Perfect Storm”“Emily and Alison kiss in the library.” — Elizabeth B., ABC Family’s vice president of casting and talent

8. The Higher The Hair…

The Higher The Hair...

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 1, Episode 10: “Keep Your Friends Close”“Camp Mona as big-haired Aria and Emily emerge from Blow Bar.” — Ron L., director

9. “She Knew Too Much”

"She Knew Too Much"

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 1, Episode 10: “Keep Your Friends Close”“Hanna gets hit by a car.” — Allyson N., assistant to exeuctive producer Joseph Dougherty

10. Emily’s Confession

Emily's Confession

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 1, Episode 11: “Moments Later”“Emily comes out to her father.” — Shay Mitchell (Emily)

11. A Candy-Colored Vision

A Candy-Colored Vision

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 1, Episode 11: “Moments Later”“When Ali appears to Hanna in the hospital.” — Allison N., office production assistant

12. Piggy, Piggy

Piggy, Piggy

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 1, Episode 13: “Know Your Frenemies”“‘A’ making Hanna eat the cupcakes.” — Kateland B., script coordinator

13. Enter Mr. Rivers

Enter Mr. Rivers

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 1, Episode 14: “Careful What U Wish 4”“The first time we met Caleb — it was so Breakfast Club!” — Mandi Line, costumer designer

14. Too Late Too Apologize

Too Late Too Apologize

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 1, Episode 16: “Je Suis Un Ami”“When Paige shows up soaking wet at Emily’s house to apologize for trying to drown Emily.” — Laura S., second assistant director

15. One Hot Shower

One Hot Shower

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 1, Episode 18: “The Badass Seed”“When Hanna jumps in the shower with Caleb and sees what he’s working with.” — Tyler Blackburn (Caleb)

16. Order In?

Order In?

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 1, Episode 19: “A Person of Interest”“Aria has made dinner for Ezra.” — Dean K., set decoration buyer

17. Haleb Gets Hot and Heavy

Haleb Gets Hot and Heavy

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 1, Episode 19: “A Person of Interest”“Hanna and Caleb get steamy for the first time (a raccoon actually fell on the tent when this was being shot).” — Arthur A., first assistant director

18. Blindsided

Blindsided

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 1, Episode 20: “Someone To Watch Over Me”“Hanna slaps Jenna.” — Melissa G., editor

19. Chef Shady

Chef Shady

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season One, Episode 21: “Monsters in the End”“Mona selling cakes at the carnival.” — William D., set decorator

20. Just Hangin’ Around

Just Hangin' Around

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 1, Episode 22: “For Whom The Bell Tolls”“Ian chases Spencer and ends up falling into the bell ropes.” — Jordan K., digital utility

21. Baller Status

Baller Status

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 4: “Blind Dates”“Jason DiLaurentis playing basketball … shirtless!” — Jill C., boom operator

22. Final Showing

Final Showing

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 5: “The Devil You Know”“The PLLs visit Alison’s grave at night and ‘A’ projects the full film of Alison’s ‘death’ and they find out she is still alive.” — Michael G., director

23. Runaway Runway

Runaway Runway

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 6: “Never Letting Go”“‘A’ takes over the fashion show.” — Jennifer G., ABC Family’s executive director of programming

24. A Fond Farewell

A Fond Farewell

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 9: “Picture This”“When Hanna and Caleb say goodbye in her foyer. Caleb just reconnected with his mother and was about to leave for Montecito and Hanna wasn’t sure if Caleb would ever return to Rosewood.” — Jonell L., executive story editor

25. …Baby One More Lie

...Baby One More Lie

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 13: “The First Secret”“Hefty Hanna dancing as Britney Spears.” — Ashley Benson (Hanna)

26. Remember My Name

Remember My Name

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 13: “The First Secret”“At the Halloween party, Alison looks at Mona in costume and says, ‘Do I know you?’ and Mona replies, ‘No, but you will.’” — Eric F., gaffer

27. Why So Serious?

Why So Serious?

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 13: “The First Secret”“Ali sitting in a chair holding a huge knife in her hand.” — Eric M., unit photographer

28. Surrounded By Questions

Surrounded By Questions

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 13: “The First Secret”“The last scene at Noel Kahn’s Halloween Party: Alison stands in the crowd of costumed revelers where she has just had a disturbing encounter with a costumed creepy baby figure. She gets a text and after taking in the meaning of the message, she stands there in the middle of a crowd all alone, vulnerable, scared, small, and helpless.” — Renata R., assistant prop master

29. Orange Is The New Peplum Top

Orange Is The New Peplum Top

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 14: “Through Many Dangers, Toils, and Snares”“Spencer and Emily wrestling in the mud.” — Larry M., security

30. Ezria Comes Clean

Ezria Comes Clean

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 14: “Through Many Dangers, Toils, and Snares”“When Ezra tells Byron and Ella that he is in love with Aria.” — Holly Marie Combs (Ella)

31. Daddy’s Little Girl

Daddy's Little Girl

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 15: “A Hot Piece of A”“When Byron goes to Ezra’s apartment and confronts Ezra about his relationship with Aria.” — Tom H., electric programmer

32. Oar Else

Oar Else

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 15: “A Hot Piece of A”“Hanna knocks Lucas out of the boat thinking he’s ‘A.’” — John M., associate producer

33. That’s Not Lo Mein

That's Not Lo Mein

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 16: “Let the Water Hold Me Down”“The PLLs get worms in their takeout food.” — Lisa N., co-executive producer

34. Iconic Kiss

Iconic Kiss

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 17: “The Blonde Leading The Blind”“Aria and Ezra kissing in the rain.” — Courtney H., set costumer

35. Take My Breath Away

Take My Breath Away

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 18: ” A Kiss Before Lying”“Maya turned her room into an underwater wonderland for Emily.” — Lisa H., set production assistant

36. Kahn Man

Kahn Man

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 19: “The Naked Truth”“Aria on the roof of Rosewood High, thinking she’s being chased by ‘A.’ Turns out to be Noel Kahn grabbing her leg.” — Francesca R., assistant to exeuctive producer Oliver Goldstick

37. Technobabble

Technobabble

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 20: “CTRL: A”“When Spencer keeps telling Hanna, ‘Control A!’ Hanna screams back, ‘That’s what I’m trying to do!’ before she realizes Spencer means hit Control + A, on the keyboard.” — Lijah B., staff writer

38. A Fiery Rescue

A Fiery Rescue

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 23: “Eye of the Beholder”“When Jason’s house explodes.” — Dennis D., special effects

39. From The Mouths of Babes

From The Mouths of Babes

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 24: “If These Dolls Could Talk”“The Seth baby scene in the doll shop.” — Anthony E., best boy electric

40. What A Doll

What A Doll

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 24: “If These Dolls Could Talk”“When the PLLs are in the dollhouse basement, there’s a repeated doll voice: ‘Follow Me, End up Like Me.’ The PLLs follow this voice to a closet, and open it to see an animated, bloody doll. Then, all the dolls around them start to animate.” — Tom B., accountant

41. A Shocking Swat

A Shocking Swat

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 24: “If These Dolls Could Talk”“When ‘blind’ Jenna squashes the fly on her mirror to the tune of ‘Them There Eyes.’” — Maya G., producer

42. What A Psycho

What A Psycho

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 25: “unmAsked”“Harold Crane eating candy and talking about his mother.” — Sam S., casting associate

43. Pretty Little Compliment

Pretty Little Compliment

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 25: “unmAsked”“When Spencer says, ‘You’re little, but you’re big’ to Aria.” — Dalia G., ABC Family’s director of digital and partnership marketing

44. It’s Curtains

It's Curtains

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 25: “unmAsked”“Hanna takes a shower to wash off mud and ‘A’s’ shadow appears behind her in the curtain.” — Larry R., director of photography

45. A Grand Entrance

A Grand Entrance

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 25: “unmAsked”“The moment Hanna, Emily, Spencer, and Aria enter the Masquerade Ball.” — Conrad H., digital imaging technician

46. A Major De-Hooding

A Major De-Hooding

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 25: “unmAsked”“Mona is revealed as ‘A.’” — Janel Parrish (Mona)

47. Sayonara, Maya

Sayonara, Maya

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 2, Episode 25: “unmAsked”“The scene where Emily arrives home and is told that Maya was found dead in her backyard.” — Catherine G., ABC Family’s publicity director

48. On The Cuspid of a Discovery

On The Cuspid of a Discovery

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 3, Episode 2: “Blood Is the New Black”“While fighting over what to do with ‘A’s’ latest delivery — a necklace made with teeth — the PLL’s accidentally drop it into a toilet, where it is flushed away when Spencer tries to retrieve it.” — Robert L., editor

49. Notable Quotables

Notable Quotables

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 3, Episode 2: “Blood Is the New Black”“When Aria is talking about Jenna, whom may or may not be faking blindness to terrorize the PLLs, she threatens to hang a sign saying, ‘Bitch can see!’” — Tyler H., payroll accountant

50. Shall We?

Shall We?

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 3, Episode 6: “Remains of the A”“Toby asks Hanna to dance.” — Norman B., director

51. Vow of Vengeance

Vow of Vengeance

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 3, Episode 6: “Remains of the A”“Hanna and Wilden’s confrontation in the church.” — Jakub D., art director

52. Brush with Insanity

Brush with Insanity

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 3, Episode 7: “Crazy”“When Aria and Hanna sneak down to the creepy children’s ward of Radley Sanitarium and find Mona humming and combing the hair of her doll.” — Lois B., editor

53. The Beginnings Of Paily

The Beginnings Of Paily

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 3, Episode 8: “Stolen Kisses”“Emily and Paige in the swimming pool: ‘Don’t look away.’” — Joseph D., executive producer

54. Truth or (Don’t You) Dare

Truth or (Don't You) Dare

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 3, Episode 9: “The Kahn Game”“Spencer vs. Jenna in the Kahn Cabin.” — Mike S., composer

55. Nursing An Old Wound

Nursing An Old Wound

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 3, Episode 12: “The Lady Killer”“When Mona walks out of Radley because Mona is a badass and I adore Janel!” — Heather H., set costumer

56. The First Cut is the Deepest

The First Cut is the Deepest

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 3, Episode 12: “The Lady Killer”“Emily kills Nate in the lighthouse.” — Ryan W., office production assistant

57. Toby Cava…Nah, It Can’t Be!

Toby Cava...Nah, It Can't Be!

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 3, Episode 12: “The Lady Killer”“Toby revealed as ‘A.’” — Skip B., unit production manager

58. An Evening with Adam

An Evening with Adam

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 3, Episode 13: “This is a Dark Ride”“Adam Lambert singing on the Halloween train.” — Hynndie W., producer

59. A Rude Awakening

A Rude Awakening

View this image ›

ABC Family

Season 3, Episode 13: “This is a Dark Ride”“Aria wakes up, trapped, in what we think is a makeshift coffin, but in fact, it turns out to be a crate in the baggage car.” — Fred A., production designer

60. When Push Comes To Shove

When Push Comes To Shove

Read more: http://buzzfeed.com/jarettwieselman/the-100-best-pretty-little-liars-moments-chosen-by-the-cast

Comments

comments

Leave a Reply