MTV moves The Hills and The City to Tuesdays

MTV’s leading faux reality shows are moving to a new night when they debut next week. The Hills and The City will now air on Tuesday nights, at 10 and 10:30 p.m. ET respectively.

Each series has 10 new episodes, and after Lauren Conrad’s departure, The Hills is bringing back actor Kristin Cavallari for what MTV calls the second half of the fifth season. Tonight at 10:30, MTV previews that with a special called “The Bitch Is Back: The Hills Season Preview.”

Here’s the new season preview, on which someone calls Kristin “a disease you can’t get rid of,” Holly Montag has a drinking problem, and Heidi Pratt scares the shit out both Spencer and us by talking about having a baby:

Review: Married at First Sight

Marriage At First Sight

In an era of Tinder and Grindr, instant acceptance or dismissal of a potential partner, or instant sex with another body, Married at First Sight offers the thrill of watching strangers deal with the very basics of relationships.

Beyond the headline-grabbing premise, the series has turned out to be a stripped-down, authentic exploration of something very interesting. Read the full review.

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