Lauren Conrad was sorely missed as fans of The Hills took to social media in response to its sequel premiering Monday on MTV.
The 33-year-old fashion designer and author narrated The Hills until leaving midway through season five and opted to skip the spin-off The Hills: New Beginnings.
Twitter user @NoelleDLilley noticed her absence and posted a GIF of Lauren a few days ahead of the premiere.
Not happening: Lauren Conrad was sorely missed on The Hills: New Beginnings as fans took to social media in response to the revival of the MTV series that premiered Monday
‘MTV expects us to watch #TheHillsNewBeginnings when Lauren Conrad isn’t on it? Not happening,’ she tweeted.
Another fan of the original MTV show posted a photo Monday of Lauren rolling her eyes.
‘LC please come save us!!! #TheHillsNewBeginnings,’ the tweet read.
Lauren was shown in another tweet shaking her head along with a post reading: ‘The Hills without LC? Yeah that’s a no from me. #TheHills #The HillsNewBeginnings’.
Save us: Another Twitter user begged Lauren to save everyone
No way: A fan of The Hills could not imagine the show without Lauren
Others poked fun of themselves for getting sucked back into the show that originally aired on MTV from 2006 to 2010.
One tweet showed a clip of Cardi B rocking out and eating popcorn while sitting courtside in February 2018 at the NBA All-Star Game in Los Angeles.
The accompanying caption read: ‘Me: I’m too old to watch this nonsense’.
Into it: Others poked fun of themselves for getting sucked back into the show that originally aired on MTV from 2006 to 2010.
A Twitter post conveyed one viewer’s confusion over the addition of Mischa Barton, 33, to the revival.
Mischa starred on the teen drama The O.C. that aired on Fox from 2003 to 2007. The pop culture phenomenon inspired Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County starring Lauren and her friends and its spin-off The Hills.
The Mischa tweet showed a clip of runway coach Miss J of America’s Next Top Model fame waving his arms in confusion.
‘#MischaBarton Left The Oc to become a ‘serious actor’ only to end up on a spin-off of a reality show based on her show,’ the caption read.
Confusing situation: A Twitter post conveyed one viewer’s confusion over the addition of Mischa Barton, 33, to the revival
The return of Spencer Pratt, 33, and wife Heidi Montag, 32, left one viewer gagging.
‘After all these years I still can’t stand Heidi and Spencer,’ a tweet read along with a clip of a woman making a face and pretending to spit out her drink.
Spencer tweeted live along with the broadcast of the premiere.
Speidi reaction: The return of Spencer Pratt, 33, and wife Heidi Montag, 32, left one viewer gagging
He was shown during the episode telling Brody Jenner, 35, that he took it personal after not being invited to his wedding.
Brody brusquely told him to ‘drop it’ and ‘move forward’.
Spencer live tweeted: ‘I don’t want to be invited to your next wedding, either #The Hills’.
He also tweeted about his crystals, Brody’s father Caitlyn Jenner and seeing his sister Stephanie, 33.
Live tweet: Spencer Pratt live tweeted during the premiere
‘Can’t wait to reconnect, Stephanie — just make sure you stay 20 feet away at all time,’ Spencer tweeted about his sister.
Fans also were gushing about the appearance of Brody and 37-year-old Justin Brescia aka ‘Justin Bobby’.
A viewer tweeted a GIF of Jenna Fischer playing Pam Beesly on The Office holding up a cardboard sign reading ‘HOT’.
The caption read: ‘When Brody walked on screen’.
Hot sign: A viewer tweeted a GIF of Jenna Fischer playing Pam Beesly on The Office holding up a cardboard sign reading ‘HOT’ with the caption: ‘When Brody walked on screen’
Another fan tweeted, ‘It’s 2019 and Justin Bobby is back on my TV’ along with a classic GIF of Lauren saying, ‘A man so great he needed two names.’
Viewers also were impressed with Pamela Anderson, 51, making an appearance on the premiere to visit he son Brandon Thomas Lee, 23, who was a newcomer to the MTV series.
Brandon revealed that his mother moved to Paris after President Donald Trump was elected and it drew reaction on Twitter.
‘The fact that Pamela Anderson moved to France once Trump got elected just took me out …she legit left the country!,’ one tweet read.
Two names: Fans also were glad to see the return of 37-year-old Justin Brescia aka ‘Justin Bobby’
Famous family: Pamela Anderson also drew reaction on Twitter as she appeared on the season premiere visiting her son Brandon Thomas Lee, 23, who was a newcomer to the MTV series