True Life

Since its first episode in 1998, True Life has provided a window into the struggles, hopes and dreams of young people. Narrated solely by its characters, each episode documents experiences of real individuals, including addictions, phobias, family and... read more
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Since its first episode in 1998, True Life has provided a window into the struggles, hopes and dreams of young people. Narrated solely by its characters, each episode documents experiences of real individuals, including addictions, phobias, family and relationship conflicts, and soldiers returning from war. All episodes are shown in their original format.

Original Release

03/31/1998 on MTV

US Release




# Title Air Date
1 Hip Hop Hustlers Monday, 16 November 2015
2 I'm Genderqueer Tuesday, 17 November 2015
3 I'm Starting a Religion Wednesday, 02 December 2015
4 I'm a Gay for Pay Pornstar Wednesday, 09 December 2015
5 I'm Living Anime Wednesday, 16 December 2015
6 I'm a Cyborg Wednesday, 23 December 2015
7 I Had My Cousin's Baby Thursday, 31 December 2015
8 I Have a Trans Parent Monday, 25 January 2016
9 I Have a Dangerous Eating Obsession Monday, 01 February 2016
10 I'm Fighting My Faith Monday, 08 February 2016
11 I'm Dating with HIV Wednesday, 10 February 2016
12 I'm Obsessed with My Ex Monday, 15 February 2016
13 My Parents Are in Porn Monday, 29 February 2016
14 I'm Married to a Stranger Monday, 07 March 2016
15 I'm a Witch Tuesday, 08 March 2016
16 I'm on Smart Drugs Monday, 14 March 2016
17 True Life Presents: Hooked Thursday, 19 May 2016
18 We Are Orlando Monday, 15 August 2016
19 I Have a Feeding Fetish Wednesday, 05 October 2016
20 I'm a Financial Dom Wednesday, 05 October 2016
21 My Parent's Addicted to Opiods Tuesday, 11 October 2016
22 I've Been Shot Tuesday, 25 October 2016
23 I Want to Fight Isis Tuesday, 25 October 2016
24 I'm an Adult Baby Wednesday, 26 October 2016
25 I Can't Have an Orgasm Wednesday, 26 October 2016
26 I Need Danger Sex Tuesday, 01 November 2016
27 I'm a Go-Go God Tuesday, 08 November 2016
28 I'm in a Fight Church Thursday, 10 November 2016
29 We Are Transitioning Thursday, 17 November 2016
30 I Have Misophonia Friday, 16 December 2016
31 I'm Tripping on Ayahuasca Friday, 16 December 2016


Patrick Lope, Carlos Puga, Andrew Huang, Joshua Rofé, David Schisgall, Jordan Ross, Cheryl Horner, Sean King O'Grady, Jeremy Simmons, Sharon Liese, Rebecca Guberman, Jennifer Jako


Paul Mays


Aaron Saidman, Vivian D. Payton



Lauren Lazin Executive Producer
David Osper Executive Producer
Amelia D'Entrone Executive Producer
Craig D'Entrone Executive Producer
Cheryl Horner Executive Producer
Marshall Eisen Executive Producer
Betsy Forhan Executive Producer
Dave Sirulnick Executive Producer
Jim Fraenkel Executive Producer
Royd Chung Executive Producer
Krista Van Nieuwburg Executive Producer
Jacob Walker Executive Producer
Jordan Ross Executive Producer
Eli Holzman Executive Producer
Aaron Saidman Executive Producer
Bill Richmond Executive Producer
Jessica Everleth Executive Producer
Ethan Goldman Executive Producer
David Mettler Executive Producer
Sarah Pavia Executive Producer
Katherine Linton Executive Producer
Carlos Puga Executive Producer
Morgan Spurlock Executive Producer
Matthew Galkin Executive Producer
Jeremy Chilnick Executive Producer
Joshua Rofé Executive Producer
Stephen Lambert Executive Producer
Domini Hofmann Executive Producer
Andrew Huang Executive Producer
Sean King O'Grady Executive Producer
Banks Tarver Executive Producer
Patrick Lope Executive Producer
Matthew Blaine Executive Producer
Josh Haygood Executive Producer
Audrey E. Smith Executive Producer
George McTeague Executive Producer
Gary Cohen Executive Producer
Lauren Lazin Producer
Leanne Mucci Producer
Jeff Schneider Producer
Ross Jeffcoat Producer
Arian Fay Producer
Patrick Lope Producer
Marcie Baeza-Sauer Producer
Branden Cobb Producer
Betsy Forhan Producer
Danielle Franco Producer
Brendan Carr Producer
Jim Fraenkel Producer
Marshall Eisen Producer
Dave Sirulnick Producer
Scott Rettberg Producer
Cindy Blissit-Metaxas Producer
Jeff DeWandler Producer
Casey Knight Producer
Alex Winterberg Producer
Susan Cardenas Producer
Craig D'Entrone Producer
David Osper Producer
Amelia D'Entrone Producer
Alexis Charizopoulos Producer
Jordan Ross Producer
Garrett Hohendorf Producer
Bill Richmond Producer
Laura Hoeppner Producer
Brittany Mignanelli Producer
Elis Ortiz Producer
Joe Carmina Producer
Susan Kennedy Producer
Gerard Nocco Producer
Woody Wood Producer
Deanna Nesta Producer
David Bowles Producer
Michael Catucci Producer
Johanna Sarson Producer
Brandon Lipsett Producer
Rachael Knudsen Producer
Julia Squilla Producer
Allison Kagan Producer
Kirk Faulkner Producer
Brandon Li Producer
Tom Costantino Producer
Jennifer Hiltwein Producer
Rhiannon Hyde Producer
Vincent Venturella Producer
Marc Pattini Producer
Kelley Wolf Griffith Producer
Brooke Gaston Producer
Heidi H. Hamelin Producer
Gini Sikes Producer
Brett Levner Producer
Kristen Schylinski Producer
Carlos Puga Producer
Lenora Claire Producer
Aaron Saidman Producer
Jason Lansing Producer
Keith Burke Producer
Eben Kostbar Producer
David Schisgall Producer
Jon Kroll Producer
Eli Holzman Producer
Jordana Starr Producer
James Huang Producer
Daniel Junge Producer
David Miller Producer
Chris McDaniel Producer
Bryan Storkel Producer
Cheryl Horner Producer
Will Deloney Producer
Andrew Huang Producer
Sean King O'Grady Producer
Genevieve Baker Producer
Nick Puga Producer
Jeremy Simmons Producer
Mimi Adams Producer
Jeffrey James Keyes Producer
Sharon Liese Producer
Hillary Caviness Producer
Samantha Hake Producer
Scott Templeton Producer
Ebony McClain Producer
Sirin Aysan Producer
Marcy Iaquinto Producer
Christine Ka'aloa Producer
Milcho Producer
Kristen Chalos Producer
Michelle R. Carney Producer
Jeff Alberts Producer
Joy Huang Producer
Nathan Hof Producer
Elaine Epstein Producer
Jorge Garcia-Spitz Producer
Kimberly Belcher Ehrhard Producer
Mary Jaras Producer
Katherine Linton Producer
Genevieve Nicolas Producer
Gabrielle Weiss Producer
Maty Buss Producer
Cristin Cricco Producer
Anneka Jones Producer
Jenny Lowery Producer
Krista Van Nieuwburg Producer
Jennifer Parris Producer
Josh Haygood Producer
Elyssa Hess Producer
Mike Gattanella Producer
Rachel Elder Producer
Jennifer Morton Producer
Johan Thomas Producer
Nate Johnson Producer
Frankie Reyes Producer
Robin Foster Producer
Lucia Engstrom Producer
Dana Josslin Producer
Lori Raimondo Producer
George McTeague Producer
Lauren Rickles Producer
Lissette Decos Producer
Nicole L. Karczewski Producer
Christopher Fenech Producer
Vivian D. Payton Producer
Scott Forsythe Producer
Hugh Swingle Producer
Maria Afshari Producer
Sarah Yourgrau Producer
Step Bond Producer
Tallie Johnson Producer
Michael Radakovich Producer
Jason Arambulo Producer
Durier Ryan Producer
Aurora Ferrara Producer
Niki Usbay McDonald Producer
Anthony Buzzetti Producer
Ashley Mastronardi Producer
Paul Mays Producer
Nneka Onuorah Producer
Anne Russell Producer
Jacqueline Lobel Producer
David Abelson Producer
Lynn Thomas Producer
Stephanie Haber Producer
Shan-Shan Tam Producer
Emilie Bunnell Producer
Marion Cunningham Producer
Ben Krueger Producer
Ben Seligman Producer
Charles Thornton Producer
Morgan Robinson Producer


Patrick Lope, Kim Hall, Tom Costantino, Garrett Hohendorf, Bill Richmond, Dave Orsborn, Ken Roeser, Aimee Lyde, Mike Gerbino, Adam Pomata, Carlos Puga, Jason Lansing, Adam Rehmeier, Craig D'Entrone, Jeff Schneider, Jen Calhoun, Chris Gebhard, Jon McIntosh, Jane McCord, Aristides Pinedo, Brandon Li, Brandon Sanzari, Janis Vogel, Jaclyn Stemple, Geoffrey Boynton, Mia Sorensen, Kimberly Pellnat, Anthony Cerniello, Brianna Dellinger, Justin Monnig, David Abelson, Kelly D. Morris, Peter Ochs, Jevon Roush, Leah O'Donnell

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