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This article is about Riley, a minor character in Season 1. You may be looking for Riley, Aria's love interest in Cover For Me.

Riley Wolfe is a student at Rosewood High School. She makes a few brief appearances in Keep Your Friends Close alongside Naomi Zeigler and Mona Vanderwaal. She may be popular seeing as Mona bothered to spend time with her.

Season 1

Riley appears alongside Naomi in Keep Your Friends Close. Both were going to class when Mona calls them, after distributing party invitations to Hanna, Aria, Emily, and Spencer.

Later, Mona is seen talking and laughing with them in the school hallway. When Hanna arrives, Mona gets angry with her because of the text she has received from "A" about Hanna getting lipo and also Hanna's cancelling their plans. So, Mona says that she has bought pajamas for both Naomi and Riley for her camping party, but not Hanna. She also treats them as her new best friends, insulting Hanna by saying their friendship is over and revoking Hanna's invitation. The girls obediently follow Mona when she calls them in order to add to the effect of abandoning Hanna. 

Book Comparisons

  • In the books, Riley is described as having pale skin and red hair, reminding Hanna and Kate of a vampire.While in the television show, Riley has brown hair and looks like she went to a tanning salon.
  • In the books, Riley and Naomi were once Real Ali's friends, but there is no mention of them being Alison's friends before the liars in the show.


Riley is tall with ash brown hair. Riley appears to have a trendy sense of style, like Mona's.