netflix
hulu_plus
amazon_prime
showtime
hbo
& more all in one place. Totally free to use!
Watch True Life

True Life

imdb logo7.7/10
DocumentaryRomance16+1998 - 20119 SeasonsSeries Ended

True Life is a documentary series running on MTV since March 24, 1998. Each episode follows a particular topic, such as heroin addiction as in the first episode, "Fatal Dose." The show is created by following a series of subjects by a camera crew through a certain part of their lives.

Where to Watch True Life

265 Episodes

Where to stream every episode from all 9 seasons of True Life. Filter these episodes by what's available to watch free or on your streaming services using the tabs above.

Season 1

Rent or Buy

S01 E01

Apr 1, 1998
view more

Fatal Dose Apr 1, 1998 The first installment of the show includes an investigative report about heroin abuse among young people.

Not Available

S01 E02

Apr 8, 1998
view more

No Money, Mo' Problems Apr 8, 1998 A struggling rock band in New York City who could barely pay their rent, made it big in the music world. Other stories include a Vegas dancer, a young married couple, a recent college graduate, and an Internet entrepreneur, all trying to fulfilled their American Dream. This episode has a special host James Van Der Beek.

Not Available

S01 E03

Apr 29, 1998
view more

POV: Road Trip Apr 29, 1998 Documenting a road trip.

play button

S01 E04

Apr 29, 1998
view more

Who Is Jesse Camp? Apr 29, 1998 One year later, MTV News returns to the Citadel and Virginia Military Institute to see how the women cadets are faring after a grueling first year.

Not Available

S01 E05

May 6, 1998
view more

Freaknik May 6, 1998 On this episode of True Life: I'm Dying for the Applause, we meet two people who are sacrificing themselves on the altar of fame.

play button

S01 E06

May 13, 1998
view more

Take it Like a Man May 13, 1998 One year later, MTV News returns to the Citadel and Virginia Military Institute to see how the women cadets are faring after a grueling first year.

Not Available

S01 E07

May 20, 1998
view more

She's a Player May 20, 1998 Female athletes; Mia Hamm; Venus and Serena Williams; Rebecca Lobo; Sheryl Swoopes; Barrett Christy.

Not Available

Season 2

Rent or Buy

S02 E01

Oct 8, 1998
view more

I'm a Pro Wrestler Oct 8, 1998 MTV's "True Life" series gives a behind-the-scenes look at the Adult Film industry.

Not Available

S02 E02

Nov 12, 1998
view more

I Need Sex Rx Nov 12, 1998 Serena Altschul talks with young people around the country about their reaction to Matthew Shepard's murder.

Not Available

S02 E03

Dec 2, 1998
view more

I Am Driving While Black Dec 2, 1998 Chronicles the journey of two young HIV-positive women as they interview other young HIV-infected adults.

Not Available

S02 E04

Dec 10, 1998
view more

I'm a Model Dec 10, 1998 This special looks at the decade's countless headline-making stories about young men and women of color being targeted, harassed, and, in extreme cases, brutally assaulted or killed by police officers.

Not Available

S02 E05

Dec 17, 1998
view more

I'm a Football Hero Dec 17, 1998 While body image problems are usually associated with women, Mega-Dose II looks at young men who put excessive pressure on themselves in their quest to have a body like the ones featured in advertisements and on billboards.

Not Available

S02 E06

Jan 20, 2000
view more

I'm on Crystal Meth Jan 20, 2000

Not Available

S02 E07

Feb 10, 2000
view more

I'm a Star At Sundance Feb 10, 2000

Not Available