The Hills: New Beginnings is a reboot of MTV’s The Hills which debuted in May 2006. The show ran 6 seasons. The reality show was a spin-off of Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County. The hit show featured the lives of young women living in Los Angeles.
The Hills main focus was Lauren Conrad. Other main players were Heidi Montag, Audrina Partridge and Whitney Port. Over a decade later MTV will reunite most of the originals and a few new faces. Brandon Lee, son of Tommy Lee and Pamela Anderson and actress Mischa Barton will join the cast.
Lauren Conrad Won’t Return to ‘The Hills‘ New Show
The Hills: New Beginnings will air Monday might at 10 on MTV. The show brings back most of the original cast. But missing form the reboot is Lauren Conrad. She was certainly the focus of the original show. The Hills followed Lauren after the success of Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County. Of course that show centered around Lauren growing up as teenager in Orange County, California.
The Hills followed the life of Lauren Conrad and her career in fashion. Her roommate and best friend in the series was Heidi Montag. Rounding out the young cast was Whitney Port and Audrina Partridge. Heidi Heidi Montag and Lauren would later fall out. Spencer Pratt, Montag’s then boyfriend and now husband was at the center of the rift. Spencer’s sister Stephanie Pratt was also a part of the cast. Along with Brody Jenner and Lo Bosworth.
The Hills: New Beginnings also won’t see the return of Kristin Cavallari. When Conrad left the original show in season 5, Kristin Cavallari stepped in. She had also been a part of Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County. Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt were removed in the sixth and last season for erratic behavior. The Hills was recognized as a “guilty pleasure” by many. The new show will follow-up on the cast over a decade later.
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Brandon Lee Joins MTV Reboot
Brandon Thomas Lee is the son Of Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee and actress/model Pamela Anderson. He joins the cast along with Mischa Barton. The two are the only ones who didn’t appear in the original. Brandon certainly is no stranger to the drama of life in LA. Back in March he had a fight with his famous dad. He allegedly assaulted his dad in his bedroom. A Twitter war ensued. The fight and aftermath will play out on the new season of The Hills: New Beginnings.
His mom Pamela Anderson will also appear on The Hills: New Beginnings. Fans will certainly be excited to see the former Baywatch star on the screen again. When asked about the drama between her ex and their son, she said it’s their business. They are both adults. Brandon and younger brother Dylan Jagger Lee grew up living the Hollywood life. But have kept low profiles. Brandon is anxious for the show so people can get to know him.
Also joining the cast is Mischa Barton. She is certainly no stranger to drama involving wealthy California teens. Mischa played Marissa Cooper in the Fox TV series The OC. Barton began acting at the age of 8. She has many film credits to her name. Be sure to tune in to The Hills: New Beginnings Monday night at 10 on MTV!
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