"As soon as I met her, I knew within a minute that she was a cool chick, a smart girl, and hard-working," BBC quoted Petty, as saying. "I didn't really go in with too many prejudices against her, but just like everyone else I wondered what she was all about," Petty added.
Petty stated that Hilton has been so hyped by the media that it will be thrilling to see a completely new side of her persona. "But now, she's been so saturated in the media. We're so used to her. To see a new side of her is so exciting," Petty said.