Co-star love: Ashley was joined by on-screen boyfriend (and possible real-life love) Tyler Blackburn, 29, and Shay Mitchell, 28, for her festive celebration.
After seeing the mag's story, though, Ashley insisted she and Tyler are just friends, tweeting Friday, "Haha @usweekly what are you gonna come up with next???
is one step closer to becoming a reality now that production has wrapped on the Freeform series.
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costars Shay Mitchell and ex-fling Ashley Benson on July 5.
'Happy birthday pretty lady @itsashbenzo xx see you soon! The strangest thing that I’ve read is that I’ve dated all the male co-stars I’ve had on Pretty Little Liars. It’s disgusting,' she noted, though did not comment on a relationship with any one co-star as an individual.
#fbf,' she wrote Big sis love: The eldest of the Liars, Troian Bellisario, 30, wrote a lovingly long message to her younger co-star and friend. You may be the youngest but you have taught me so much in this life.
Are Ashley Benson and Tyler Blackburn taking their friendship to the next level?
Find out what the Pretty Little Liars starlet had to say about the romance rumors.
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MAY 14: Actors Tyler Blackburn (L) and Ashley Benson attend NYLON and Onitsuka Tiger celebrate the annual May Young Hollywood issue at The Roosevelt Hotel on May 14, 2013 in Hollywood, California.