Today is Torrey DeVitto's birthday! The actress has been in everything from One Tree Hill (let's take a moment of silence for crazy Nanny Carrie) to The Vampire Diaries, and of course, Pretty Little Liars. Her role as Melissa Hastings in the ABC Family show has been the cause of a lot of frustration for fans – but she's really not as evil as Spencer makes her seem. We wouldn't go as far as to say that she's the best sister on television (obviously), but she's definitely underrated.

Click through the gallery to see 11 reasons why she's really not that bad, then let us know what you think in the comments below. Has Melissa redeemed herself in your eyes? Don't forget to wish Torrey a happy birthday, too!

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