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All signs point to Maya (Bianca Lawson) really being dead on Pretty Little Liars. However, in Rosewood, signs are often wrong, and many fans of the bohemian free-spirit hold out hope that she's secretly somehow still alive — and cryptic remarks from the show's writers only add fuel to the speculation fire.

Now Shay Mitchell (Emily) has weighed in on the subject during an interview on Ryan Seacrest's radio show. Did she shed any light on the situation?

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Ryan's co-host asked Shay point blank if Maya is dead. "Yes," Shay replied. Wow. That seems pretty definitive.

Meanwhile, when asked if Emily is the betrayer in Season 3, Episode 12: “The Lady Killer”, Shay replied, "[I] could be." She also promised that the episode is "unbelievable."

For more from Shay, including her thoughts on fashion, listen to the whole interview below.

Credit: RyanSeacrest.com Photo: Pretty Little Liars Spoilers: Emily "Could Be" the BetrAyer (VIDEO)

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Catch an all-new episode of PLL on Tuesday, August 21 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC Family.

Source: RyanSeacrest.com

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