The Hills aired on MTV from 2006 to 2010, following a group of young adults’ lives in Los Angeles, California. Over the years, fans have continued to speculate if the show was fake, to what extent the on-screen events were scripted, and why this series was considered reality TV.
On “Was It Real? The Hills Rewatch,” Hills alum Audrina Patridge, Brody Jenner, and Frankie Delgado are revisiting episodes and chatting about their time on the show. Weekly episodes welcome guests to unpack an episode, giving listeners the scoop on their experiences and behind-the-scenes activity. So grab your favorite drink, and get ready to head back to the cast’s favorite nightclub, Les Deux.
If you’ve already watched all episodes of The Hills, start the podcast in any order with the average episode running less than an hour.
Audrina, Brody, and Frankie shared how they were cast by MTV. In episode 1, the hosting trio shared about Princes of Malibu, how Heidi Montag met Lauren Conrad, and how LA’s nightlife became a focal point of The Hills.
On the podcast’s second episode, the hosts recap The Hills’ Season 1 Episode 1, “New City, New Drama” and Episode 2 “A Change of Plans.” The TV show starts when Lauren moves to Hollywood and is living with Heidi. Lauren has a packed life interning at Teen Vogue and studying at FIDM.
Lauren is asked to work a Teen Vogue party, and Heidi crashes the event with her boyfriend, Jordan. At this time, Heidi realized fashion school was not a good fit and got hired at Bolthouse Productions. The hosts answer fans’ questions about this episode, share real drama from the Teen Vogue party, chat about Heidi’s Bolthouse Productions job, and how that company contributed to LA’s nightlife scene as well as The Hills’ production.
Fans are encouraged to leave voicemails or ask questions here. “Was It Real? The Hills Rewatch” is presented by Kast Media.