Alison Was Almost Killed in \'Pretty Little Liars\' Winter Premiere
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Alison Was Almost Killed in ‘Pretty Little Liars’ Winter Premiere

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Pretty Little Liars blew our minds a little by killing off Charlotte in the Season 6 winter premiere, but it turns out, they actually almost murdered a Liar.

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Wait, what? Yep, you read that right!

Showrunner Marlene King explained to The Hollywood Reporter, "For a minute and a half — and we even talked to Sasha [Pieterse] about it — we talked about Ali being that person in the casket the final time and going back to the flashbacks."

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Fortunately, Marlene and co. realized fans would not be happy if they went down that path.

We think backing off from this idea was the right call: Ali fans would flip out because they love her, and everyone else would be annoyed at the show literally repeating the exact same plot from the pilot.

Not to mention, would anyone really believe she was actually dead? After all, she'd come back to life before!

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Alison on Pretty Little Liars
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As for who actually murdered the former "A", Shay Mitchell told E! even the cast doesn't know.

Since the actors have long since wrapped up filming Season 6, it's safe to say this mystery will still be going strong by the end of the season.

Catch the next episode of Pretty Little Liars Season 6 on Tuesday, January 19 at 8 p.m. ET on Freeform.

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