Speaking to Vogue last month, Stephanie said: "Becoming friends with Lauren Conrad destroyed my relationship with Spencer. We didn't speak for a long time. If this new show hadn't happened, it would have been 10, 11, 20 more years of not seeing or speaking to my brother. The reboot is a miracle."
A couple of weeks later she told Fox: "It’s so funny because the original Hills broke us up, and now the new Hills has totally brought us together — geographically and emotionally and physically.’