Aspiring fashionista Whitney Port may be sufficiently blond and likable to pass as a reality TV star. But everyone agrees she's no Lauren Conrad.

That may be trouble, not only for Port's fledgling show, The City, a spinoff of the hugely successful The Hills, but for the whole documentary-soap genre that Lauren and her cohorts pioneered, according to the UK's Globe and Mail.

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Whitney Port recently moved from The Hills to The City. It's a new City, but the drama certainly hasn't been dialed down since our girl moved East. On the contrary.

Taking time to discuss last night's episode, entitled "He Never Said He Had a Girlfriend," Whitney focused on the escalating fight between Adam Senn and his model girlfriend Allie, which we saw unfold in last week's episode.

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The second installment of The City was kinda weak last night, but what are you gonna do. It's hard to one-up Jason Mesnick on The Bachelor on the same night.

Oh well. In typical fashion, The Hollywood Gossip staff has recapped the episode, "The L Word," awarding and deducting points as it sees fit. Here's our rundown ...

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The City debuted last night with back-to-back episodes, "If She Can Make it Here..." and "The Truth Will Reveal Itself." The Hills spinoff did not disappoint.

In typical fashion, The Hollywood Gossip will be recapping every episode, awarding and deducting points as it sees fit. Last night's introduction to the series found Whitney Port overwhelmed by co-workers, friends and boyfriend drama in N.Y.C.

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After the emotional fourth season finale of The Hills, in which Spencer Pratt and Heidi Montag's big wedding was revealed to be ... not a legal wedding, the bar has officially been raised for how far a "reality" show can stretch the truth.

Good to see The Hills' spinoff, The City, hitting the ground running in an attempt to match its parent show's penchant for reenactments and faux drama.

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In case you haven't heard, The Hills' resident career girl, Whitney Port, is heading to The City (also known as New York City) to take on life and the fashion industry on MTV’s spin-off series, which premieres December 29 at 10 p.m.

Along with Aussie boyfriend Jay Lyon, the show will feature a couple of her friends. Here are Olivia Palermo (left) and Erin Lucas (right) with Whitney (center) ...

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The lovely Whitney Port and her future co-star on The City, New York socialite Olivia Palermo, filmed a scene for their new MTV "reality" series in the Big Apple. And found time to smile for celebrity news photographers, lucky for us!

Here's Whit at the 3rd Annual Benefit Gala for Charity: Water - a non-profit organization that brings clean drinking water to developing nations ...

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The City stars Whitney Port and Olivia Palermo attended the Us Weekly Hot in Hollywood 2008 bash recently, where Whitney was honored as Breakout of the Year!

"She's absolutely lovely, I adore her," Olivia Palermo, a prominent N.Y.C. socialite, said of her co-star, whose spin-off of The Hills is set to debut in early 2009.

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Sources have confirmed to E! Online that MTV is officially spinning off The Hills into another reality TV show starring the beautiful Whitney Port.

Emily Brill, the 20-something daughter of Steve Brill, the founder of Court TV (now known as TruTV), blogged about this big news last week:

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Olivia Palermo Biography

Palermo, Olivia Who the hell is Olivia Palermo? We know she might be featured in The Hills spin-off The City, but seriously folks: Who is Olivia Palermo?... More »
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