The Hills: New Beginnings
|The Hills: New Beginnings|
|Country of origin||United States|
|Production location(s)||Los Angeles, California, US|
|Preceded by||The Hills|
The Hills: New Beginnings is an American reality television show, developed as a sequel to The Hills. The series will reunite the original cast members, alongside their children, friends, and new faces, and follow their personal and professional lives while living in Los Angeles. It is slated to premiere on June 25, 2019.
The Hills is an American reality television series that aired for six seasons on MTV from May 31, 2006, until July 13, 2010. Developed as a spin-off of Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County, the series aired six seasons and focused on the personal and professional lives of several young women residing in Los Angeles, California. Its premise was conceived by Adam DiVello, while Liz Gateley and Sean Travis served as executive producers.
On August 20, 2018, at the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards, MTV announced a revival of the series entitled The Hills: New Beginnings, set to air in 2019. Original cast members Heidi Montag, Spencer Pratt, Stephanie Pratt, Audrina Patridge, Whitney Port, Jason Wahler, Frankie Delgado and Brody Jenner are all set to return. However, it was later revealed that Jenner was fired from the show due to absence in filming the Hills reboot. It was revealed by People that Lauren Conrad, the original star of The Hills, will not be returning for the revival. Us Weekly confirmed that Kristin Cavallari, who replaced Conrad as star of The Hills in season six, and Lo Bosworth, who was a main cast member for season six, will also not be returning. Us Weekly also reported that Cory in the House star Kyle Massey has been added to the cast, as well as two bloggers, however, this was later denied.
On October 3, 2018, it was reported that actress Mischa Barton would be joining the cast. Barton starred in the Fox television series The O.C., which inspired the creation of Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County. Other new cast members will include Kaitlynn Carter, Jennifer Delgado and Ashley Wahler, the wives of Jenner, Frankie Delgado and Jason Wahler respectively.
On October 15, 2018, it was confirmed that Brandon Thomas Lee, son of Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee, would be joining the cast. On April 2, 2019, it was announced that the series is set to premiere on June 24, 2019.
Original cast members
|Lauren Conrad||Not returning|
|Kristin Cavallari||Not returning|
|Lo Bosworth||Not returning|
|Justin "Bobby" Brescia||Confirmed|
New cast members
|Brandon Thomas Lee||Confirmed|
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