This season was also picked up for international distribution. International airing began in January 2009 on MTV Germany, in April 2009 on MTV Asia and MTV Latin America. ITV2, the network that aired the U. K. version, Paris Hilton's British Best Friend has also licensed the rights to air the U. S. version, titled Paris Hilton's American Best Friend Forever in listings guides (though not on screen) to avoid confusion with the British version, however season 1 failed to air on ITV2 and made its United Kingdom premiere in 2014 on MTV UK and Ireland. This season will also air on 8TV in Malaysia. The series premiered in Australia in May 2010 on MTV Australia.