The show: "The Princes of Malibu," also known as the Birth of Spencer Pratt, followed the lives of layabouts Brandon and Brody Jenner (the latter went on to star on MTV's "The Hills" with Pratt), their mom, former Miss Tennessee Linda Thompson, and stepfather, hit songwriter David Foster. The breakup: (Date) July 11, 2005, the day after the show's premiere! How the show hurt them: According to reports, the divorce was in the works prior to the series airing on Fox. Watchers of the show say Thompson's free-loading sons may have added stress to the marriage.
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