Stephanie Pratt’s ‘Hills’ Farewell: ‘It’s Been Fun To Play Dumb’

Tonight, ‘The Hills‘ limps to its series finale, a shadow of its former self.  The show’s protagonist Lauren Conrad bolted a year ago.  The villains Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt disappeared midway through this season, after her plastic surgery, his angry mysticism and the lawsuit they filed against one of the show’s producers rendered them […]

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‘The Hills:’ Heidi’s New Face Makes The Show Get Real

It’s ironic.  Heidi Montag’s decision to become the world’s fakest person made ‘The Hills’ get real.  And last night’s season premiere was excellent television.  Heidi’s complete physical transformation pierced the scripted veneer of the alleged reality show. The producers knew that, after months of magazines detailing Heidi’s new look, the first shot of her face […]

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