However, it was canceled after its inaugural season after receiving underwhelming ratings.
In 2009, Conrad left The Hills to pursue other career opportunities and was replaced by Jenner's ex-girlfriend, Kristin Cavallari.
Related: Audrina Isn't Inviting Anyone From The Hills To Her Wedding The 32-year-old went even further, taking it personally that his image and likeness was used in places to promote the special, despite him getting NO airtime whatsoever in the actual TV show itself: "By her excluding everybody and acting like she's better than the whole cast, it's why she had no real friends. Related: LC Is One Of The Baddest Girls Bosses In The Game!
Case in point: The Cali stud's list of exes -- Kristin Cavallari, Nicole Richie, Avril Lavigne and Lauren -- were mentioned on his July 3 podcast with Dr. But Brody quickly interjected when Lauren's name came up -- and squashed all fans' notions about their love story. Lauren Conrad and I never dated," the notorious ladies' man said. We worked together on a show called 'The Hills' where we had to pretend like we were dating, but we never dated." Their first date. Lauren's roomie Heidi Montag was getting close to Spencer Pratt.
Brody was Spencer's longtime friend -- and the rest is history. This sweet smooch played out just moments after Brody declared there was "nowhere else he'd rather be." And we ate up The former friend who got in the way.
The majority of his storyline involved the reparation of his relationship with Bruce, and his tense relationship with now former stepmother Kris.
Related: Lauren Says That Marriage Has Changed Her For The Better Now, we're learning more about exactly what we saw on MTV this week, and thanks to an exclusive interview Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt just gave , it turns out that a LOT of people were apparently left in the dark! She quit thinking they were going to cancel the show. I don't think either of us hold any negative feelings and we both appreciate the times that we were friends… The times that I talked to her were times that I called her, I reached out.
Spencer didn't mince words about the fact that he, Heidi, Audrina Patridge, and Brody Jenner weren't welcome with Lauren in the special ep, telling reporters: "She doesn't want to share any limelight with anybody else. She quit thinking she was going to get everybody off TV. I would be open to hanging out with her or just getting together and catching up, but I just think for her it is not a possibility.
These are very entertaining people, their lives are packed. Not because she burned out - she didn't want other people to shine. Regardless of who did what back now ten years ago, Heidi understands what that means moving forward for her and Lauren: "We don't have a relationship. It was interesting to see where she is at in her life now and she seems to be doing really well, and that's great. I talked to her a few times on the phone after , but I think too much has happened and we are in such different places that we would ever be part of each other's lives again.
And I think MTV has a special relationship with her, and they were just so excited to get her to do it that they probably just did whatever she wanted." These two are NOT holding back!
Here's the best part: If you go on Apple i Tunes, Heidi and I are on the friggin' cover of this 'special'. And parties for The Hills premieres and stuff, we weren't allowed to be in the same room with her. She was the narrator and she really held all the cards, or most of them.
However, the series was cancelled soon after its premiere when Thompson filed for divorce from Foster.
In 2006, MTV developed the reality television series The Hills as the spin-off of Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County.
Jenner is the younger sibling to his brother Brandon, also a reality television personality.