Before Shay Mitchell and the rest of the “Pretty Little Liars” cast got to meet their fans on Saturday (June 5) at the Barnes and Noble bookstore in The Grove, The Dish Rag had a chance to chat with her.

“I play Emily Fields,” Shay told us, adding that sporty Emily is “the safest one in the group to tell your secrets to.”

So what are Emily’s secrets? “My character is dealing with her sexuality and coming to terms with whether she has feelings for boys or for girls.”

]]>difference between the way the actresses look (hair color!) and the way their characters are described in the novels. And if Shay can steal anything from Emily’s closet, it’s gonna be some sneakers and maybe a track suit. “I’m set for heels and dresses,” she adds. Follow Zap2it on Twitter and Zap2it on Facebook for the latest TV, movie and celebrity news.