OK, I'll admit it: Whitney Port is my favorite Hills girl, by far. I love her eye rolls, her spot-on comments about Lauren's messy love life, and the way she's managed to turn her TV exposure into a bona fide career (instead of just tabloid fame).
So, unsurprisingly, I'm excited for Whitney to get her turn in the spotlight tonight at 10 p.m. when The City premieres on MTV. I'm sure it will have its share of Hills-style fakery and manufactured drama — and yet, there's this tiny part of me that just believes Whitney's better than all of that.
She certainly has the shiny new career to promote, a job working in PR for Diane von Furstenberg. And of course she has a passel of gorgeous frenemies, including socialite Olivia Palermo, who bear a shocking resemblance to the Hills girls back home. (There's even a brunette one among all the blondes — hi, Audrina 2.0!)
I'm trying to keep my expectations low, but I'm also hoping this will be exactly the thing I need to get through the cold winter months. What about you? To check out the trailer, just