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‘The Hills’ Reality Star Heidi Montag Biography

Heidi Montag, an American reality TV star from MTV reality show The Hills (2006-10) is not a new face addressed in the fame world. What made her famous was her friendship with fashion designer & TV star Lauren Conrad, which chronicled in The Hills but their friendship gradually deteriorated.

As Montag’s feud with Conrad topped the news during her heydays, her lavish expenditures too were media attention. Although she tried out her charm in many other reality shows, it was barely fruitful while flooding expenses & loss on album production saw her financial difficulties.

The Colorado native released an album Superficial along with 4 EPs but only to face economic losses. So, what is the mother of one doing now? Is she married? Get more on her personal life & financial downgrade!

Where Is Heidi Montag From? Age, Height & Family Background!

A native of Crested Butte, Colorado, the USA, Montag was born on September 15, 1986, which makes her 35 years old as of 2022. She stands 5 feet 2 inches tall (157 cm).

Her birth name is Heidi Blair Montag but also goes by the nickname Speidi. As for a fact, Heidi’s surname ‘Montag’ means ‘Monday’ in the German language.

The American reality TV star is the middle child of three to Bill Montag and Darlene Montag. She has a younger brother named Sky and an elder sister Holly Montag, a reality star & CEO of an addiction rehab center.

Heidi Montag with her mother Darlene
Heidi Montag with her mother Darlene
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When she was young, her parents divorced & later married their respective spouses. As Montag’s mother wed Tim Egelhoff (owner of The Timberline restaurant until it closed in 2010), her father exchanged vows with second wife Terri O’Hara.

Her step-brother Eric O’Hara from her father’s side died in 2008 after a fall from an icy roof.

Attendant Of Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising

Shortly after her high school in her hometown, Montag moved to California & attended the San Francisco-based Academy of Art University. But only after a semester, she went to focus to study fashion designing; she enrolled at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising in Los Angeles, California.

However, it barely felt her with any interest & challenges resulted in her dropping out.

Heidi Montag Got TV Breakthrough From ‘The Hills’: Futher Career Venture

While briefly attending the Academy of Art University, Heidi became good friends with TV star Lauren Conrad. At that time, the latter starred in Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County. The friendship aided in Montag’s launch in the MTV reality series The Hills in 2006, a spin-off of Laguna Beach, as they moved to LA.

Heidi Montag along with Conrad & other main casts Audrina Patridge & Whitney Port became a TV sensation then. Montag aka Speidi worked through its full 6 season run, totaling 103 episodes until its conclusion on July 13, 2010.

Moreover, after The Hills, she appeared in many other reality shows including Celebrity Big Brother (2013-17), Big Brother’s Bit on the Side (2013-15), and Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars (2015).

Not to mention her guest appearances in How I Met Your Mother, Very Cavallari, The Doctors, The Insider, and Loose Women.

Singing & Acting Career Of Montag

In 2011, she made her film debut Just Go with It featuring Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston & Nicole Kidman. Later, the American reality star worked in another movie Assassin 33 A.D. (2020).

Moreover, Montag pursued her interest in singing & released her debut album Superficial, on January 11, 2010. Moreover, her music works include EPs Wherever I Am (2009), Here She Is… (2009) & Dreams Come True (2012).

She started her music career in the year 2006, in the same month her album titled’ Body Language’ was revealed on the internet, which presents a rap version of Pratt. In April, she combined with Anchor Blue, an Ontario, California-based clothing retailer, and brought out her first clothing line ‘Heidiwood’.

Fianancial Downfall- How Much Is Net Worth Of Heidi Montag?

Online sources estimate that The Hill star Montag owns a net worth of $300,000 as of 2022. Reportedly, her combined worth with her husband & co-star Spencer Pratt was $10 million. However, by 2013, the duo was falling down with finances & were broke due to heavy expenses on luxury.

As reported, during her career peak, Heidi and Spencer made $2 million annually from the reality series The Hills, inclusive of Pratt’s salary of $175K per episode. Also, Montag took home $232,500 per episode from Big Brother’s Bit on the Side.

Moreover, in April 2008, she launched her clothing line Heidiwood.

But the financial mismanagement kicked them out of the millionaire’s club.

Heidi Montag spent lavishly on designer clothes & bags, especially on $20,000-a-piece Birkin handbags. On the other, her beau Spencer spent around $1 million on apparel along with $500K on crystals, believing it would bring in fortune.

In addition to that, the Celebrity Big Brother star spent $2.5 million in album production, which caused nothing but loss. It only sold 6,000 units.

Massive Expesens On Plastic Surgeries

Montag confirmed that she went under the knife many times including a breast augmentation & nose job in 2006. Moreover, the TV star exploded a whopping $200,000 in a single day for 10 plastic surgeries in a day. It included chin reduction, ear pinnings & second breast augmentation along with another nose job.

It series of surgeries proved nearly fatal to the actress & reality star. Later, in 2013, she had her breast implants removed after health complications.

Married Life With Spencer Pratt- Do They Share Children?

In 2006, Heidi Montag had a temporary relationship with Jordan Eubanks, an actor & producer famous for his work in ‘The Hills’. By 2007, the Just Go with It actress began dating Spencer Pratt, her The Hills co-star.

Then, on the Season 4 run of the reality series, Montag & Pratt eloped to Mexico & married on November 20, 2008. However, it did see legal certification as there was no civil ceremony.

In 2010, for the publicity she filed a divorce case against her husband, later they both admitted that the action was just to uplift her career. So, the couple wed officially on April 25, 2009, in Pasadena, California.

Heidi Montag with her husband and son
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On October 1, 2017, Montag welcomed a son, Gunner Stone Pratt, with her husband. Ever since her family including her husband & son are frequent features on her Instagram.

Relationship With Spencer Caused Friendship End with Conrad

When they were working on The Hill’s Montag started dating her fellow cast Spencer Pratt, which was the reason for the dispute between Conrad and Montag. It affected their friendship. By the second season, their friendship got worse,

In the third season, Conrad ended their friendship as she suspected that Pratt is responsible for the rumors about a “sex” tape that involved her and her boyfriend, Jason Wahler.

Social Media

She is actively present on social media and makes interesting posts on her social media accounts. She has got more than 978k followers on her official Instagram account @heidimontag. Montag has also a Twitter [email protected] where she has more than 1.2M followers. She also has Spotify @heidi Montag.

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