Mischa Barton revealed she was the one behind Marissa Cooper dying on 'The O.C.'
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At twenty years old Mischa was ready to leave the show and wanted to explore other career opportunities.
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Initially, the plan was for Marissa to leave Newport Beach to go live in Greece with her dad.
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But Mischa did not want the end of Marissa to be a tearful goodbye at the airport.
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So, Marissa died in the arms of her ex-boyfriend Ryan after their car was rammed by the antagonist Kevin Volchok.
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Fittingly enough Mischa Barton is now going to star in the reboot of 'The Hills'.
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The original series came from 'Laguna Beach', which was inspired by 'The O.C.' but 'reality'.
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'The Hills New Beginnings' premiers on June 24 and is already promising a lot of drama.
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