In season 3, Spencer and Toby seem to have moved past all the problems that plagued their relationship, seeming happier and more in love than they ever were. Aria is furious, and blackmails her mother into not going through with it. The main characters, marked in green, are those whose portrayer has had received in at least one episode in the season they are denoted. He attempts to kill Paige in revenge for taking Maya away from him, but Emily escapes to the top of the lighthouse leaving Paige behind.
Aria begins to help Ezra write his book as he gets over the loss of Nicole. It is then shown that she is in a relationship with Shana, to whom she reveals that her eyesight is getting worse and she will eventually lose her vision again. They later tell her to meet them and she goes to do so. She asks them if she could reenact the night of the sleepover and hypnotize them.
Meanwhile, she kidnaps Melissa- who has just figured out the truth- and keeps her in her family's Poconos home. CeCe Drake took on the disguise to lead the A-Team and go out in public, while she hired Sara Harvey to act as a decoy whenever she couldn't sport the disguise in her assignments. In the 100th episode, it is revealed that Sydney is in league with Jenna and Mona to take down Alison. She befriends and starts dating the owner of the brew who is much younger than her. After a few days, Aria leaves Ezra a message saying she'll be in front of the clock in Philadelphia and if he comes, it means they still have a chance.
Maggie asked Ezra if she and Malcolm can stay in Rosewood near him for a couple of days. She was reintroduced when Hanna saw Paige talking to her in a lesbian bar. For everyone else, let's discuss… Can you believe what just happened?! Alex grew up in orphanages, not knowing anything of her real family, until the day that Wren Kingston came into her bar and immediately thought she was Spencer. A few days after that, Aria's dad, Byron, goes to Ezra's apartment and threatens him, saying that if Ezra will see Aria again, Byron will hand him over to the police. CeCe believes the other girls were part of it too. Mona also tells her that it is his body.
A professional chef, she and Emily initially get off on the wrong foot but eventually form a friendship. Alison encourages Aria to tell her mother the truth, but instead, Aria reluctantly agrees to keep her father's secret. During one of the sessions, Aria kisses him and apologizes. Strict and traditional, she expresses great anger and sadness when she learns that Emily is gay. Since the three year jump, Aria has now blossomed into a beautiful and confident young woman. Will Aria lean on Spencer and the other girls order to cope with this news? But soon, Aria finds herself talking to Jason more after he promises not to tell the police about Aria's brother, Mike, breaking into his house.
In the season 2 finale he admits that pretending not to love her was the hardest thing he has ever done, she then approaches him and gets ready to slap him but before she has a chance he pulls her close to him and kisses her. She kisses him and they have sex in and decide to try and see where their relationship takes them. However, she ends the affair when she realizes that Tom will never change. Everyone reluctantly agrees, and minutes later they wake up to find Ali gone and the door of the room locked.
She wakes up from her coma but is still very weak. Aria seems shocked and doesn't know where her mom is going with it. He returns to Rosewood in season 5 and begins helping Mona to take down Alison. She met with Alex Drake who was pretending to be Spencer and recognized her smell from when she was working for her. Alex convincingly masquerades as Spencer multiple times to be with Toby and trick the Liars. He and Jenna trap the Liars and attempt to kill them but he ends up accidentally getting decapitated.
Finally Aria feels she is not a part of Ezra's life anymore and she decides to break up with Ezra. He obtains a job at the hospital in Rosewood, telling Spencer he came back for her, he then asks her if she wants to go out for a coffee but she says 'I have a boyfriend now', they leave it at that and go. However, this Alison is even more twisted than the first; Ian's body disappears and the town is largely convinced that it was a hoax. As Jenna exits the room, Spencer claims that she's an unreliable narrator.
He elists Emily to work as a swimming coach. In season 7, Hanna and Spencer visits Ted to know if he knows Mary Drake, but he tells the girls that he has never met her. He became romantically involved with Aria after the two met at a bar and instantly bonded. Aria later breaks up with him due to not having feelings for him anymore after sleeping with Ezra. Despite her feelings for Jason, Aria agrees and stays with Ezra.
Alison and Emily return home and Aria barely manages to escape. Having been frequently tormented by Alison, he often expressed his happiness at her death, going so far as to destroy Alison's memorial, believing her cruelty shouldn't have been forgiven posthumously. Wesley tells Aria about a girl called Maggie, that Ezra got pregnant when he was younger. I think he always questioned it. Ezra and Aria later tell Byron and Ella that they are a couple which leads him to getting punched by Mike though it's told he only did it fearing what Byron what would have done instead. He begins torturing Alison inside Welby and takes her out one night as part of his plan.