Cavallari stars in the MTV reality television series Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County. The series follows a group of classmates from Laguna Beach High School including co-star Lauren Conrad. Cavallari and Conrad are depicted as high school enemies and fight over a boy—Stephen Colletti—they both are interested in.
It really was presented to us like a documentary. Nobody thought it was going to blow up like it did … definitely a different way to grow up.