Gideon Yago - Took over as host of True Life from Serena Altschul.
Stevie - The glam-rock loving high school student from the "I Don't Fit In" episode in season eight. His small town-angst was achingly familiar - as is his Gary Glitter-inspired wardrobe.
Amber - The weight-obsessed teen whose crash diet wasn't healthy - but still helped her win the title of Miss Teen Texas. The episode, titled I'm on a Diet, from season seven, left you wondering if her win was really worth the toll it took on her health and self-esteem.
Jon - The overweight kid with a heart of gold who struggles to pay the bills during his mother's illness in season five.
Jeanie - The dental hygienist/Anna Nicole Smith impersonator from season five.
True Life - Fun Facts
In 2005/2006 MTV Canada produced a series of Canadian-made True Life episodes.