Since its initial episode in 1998, MTV's award-winning True Life documentary series has told remarkable real-life stories of young people and the unusual subcultures they inhabit. Whether documenting the lives of gay marriage activists, individuals dealing with obesity, or teens in high school--the True Life series tells its stories solely from the varied voices and points-of-view of its characters--putting the series in the unique position of reflecting the state of youth culture at any given moment.
This premiere installment of True Life takes a raw, uncensored look at heroin addiction in Plano, Texas, a small town in the southwest that has lost several teenagers to heroin overdoses in the past few months.
The twins and Robert have a lot of choices to make. Will they start from scratch, or gamble it all away?