MTV’s revisiting the popular series The Hills with a new series titled The Hills: New Beginnings. The series was announced during MTV’s Video Music Awards on August 20, 2018.
Returning cast members are expected to include Heidi Montag (Celebrity Big Brother), Spencer Pratt (Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars), Audrina Patridge (Sorority Row), Jason Wahler (Celebrity Rehab with Dr Drew), Frankie Delgado (Stars Are Already Dead), Justin Bobby Brescia, and Stephanie Pratt (Made in Chelsea). Lauren Conrad and Kristin Cavallari did not join The Hills gang at the VMAs, and MTV has not officially confirmed either Conrad or Cavallari’s return for the new docuseries.
Lauren Conrad and Kristin Cavallari have both previously expressed an interest in a The Hills reunion. MTV expects The Hills reunion series will premiere in 2019.
The Hills: New Beginnings is produced by MTV and Evolution Media.
The original series premiered on May 31, 2006. The popular reality docuseries ran for six seasons, finishing up its run on July 13, 2010 with an episode titled “All Good Things.”
The groundbreaking show was created by Adam DiVello and during its six seasons it earned 16 Teen Choice Awards nominations, collecting seven wins. It also was nominated for a Directors Guild of America award in the Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Reality Programs category for season six episode one. ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards gave the series the Top Television Series award in 2009.
The Plot: Based off the docuseries that changed the landscape of TV history, The Hills: New Beginnings will reunite original cast members, alongside their children and friends, and follow their personal and professional lives while living in Los Angeles. With new faces in the picture and returning favorites, The Hills is back for a new beginning.