Season 2 of E!’s ‘True Hollywood Story’ Returns Monday, March 15 at 10PM ET/PT
From stories of resounding success to unfathomable loss and the darker side of fame, these specials offer exclusive interviews with new insights and never-before-heard details from the celebrities, family members, journalists and industry executives with first-hand experience.
Kicks Off with In-Depth Profile of Grammy Award-Winning Artist Cardi B
Upcoming Topics Include Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Brad Pitt, Victoria’s Secret, Transgender in Hollywood and more
Los Angeles, CA – March 3, 2021 – E!’s legendary series that pulls back the curtain and takes a deep dive into some of pop culture’s most fascinating people, sparking conversation, moments and trends returns for a second season as “True Hollywood Story” premieres Monday, March 15, at 10PM ET/PT. From stories of resounding success to unfathomable loss and the darker side of fame, these specials offer exclusive interviews with new insights and never-before-heard details from the celebrities, family members, journalists and industry executives with first-hand experience.
The first special on Monday, March 15 follows the journey of Grammy award-winning artist, Cardi B and her unprecedented rise to fame. Before she took the music industry by storm, she had to overcome adversity and health issues. In-depth interviews with prolific producer Mona Scott-Young, Picture Perfect, Maino and more reveal how this legend built herself from the ground up while staying unapologetically true to herself.
Upcoming Episodes and Premiere Dates:
‘Death of Innocence’ – Monday, March 29 at 10PM ET/PT
Selena, Christina Grimmie and Rebecca Schaeffer were three rising stars poised to rule the screen and stage, but their lives ended too soon by the deadly hands of obsessed fans. Selena’s husband, Chris Perez and Christina’s brother, Marcus Grimmie share intimate stories.
‘Star Sisters’ – Saturday, April 10 at 10PM ET/PT
Beyoncé and Solange Knowles, Britney and Jamie Lynn Spears and Miley and Noah Cyrus are three iconic sets of siblings whose dynamics, unbreakable bonds and fierce support helped them navigate the harsh scrutiny of the celebrity spotlight.
‘Brad Pitt’ – Sunday, April 18 at 10PM ET/PT
A true Hollywood icon and hearthrob, Brad Pitt rose to superstar status. He battled his way to the top and faced some tough personal challenges. Interviews with Brad’s ex-girlfriend, E.G. Daily, co-star, Michael Rapaport and insiders speak to his tribulations and becoming the best version of himself.
“Harry & Meghan” – Wednesday, May 19 at 10PM ET/PT
Examines the whirlwind romance of kindred spirits, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, and how their battle with the media, racism, family drama, and royal traditions strengthened their union.
‘Transgender in Hollywood’ – Tuesday, June 1 at 10PM ET/PT
A new generation of transgender actors, writers, producers and directors including Candis Cayne, Angelica Ross, Trace Lysette and Ian Alexander speak on breaking down barriers and pushing for new industry standards in storytelling.
‘Billionaires: Fierce, Fearless & Filthy Rich’ premieres this summer
Elon Musk, Jay-Z, and Sara Blakely have several things in common: they all faced adversity and tragedy, which fueled their ambition to strive for the best. Candid interviews share insights on the three business magnates who bucked the status quo to amass billions.
‘T.G.I.F.’ premieres this summer
Before Netflix & chill there was “T.G.I.F.” The family friendly programming block so popular over 24 million Americans tuned in every week to watch “Sabrina the Teenage Witch,” “Family Matters” and “Full House.” Melissa Joan Hart, Jaleel White, Dave Coulier and more, celebrate the success and struggles behind one of the biggest nights in television history.
‘Celebrity Comebacks’ premieres this summer
The biggest celebrities sometimes fall from grace. Robert Downey Jr. went from famous to infamous. Winona Ryder was Hollywood’s “golden girl” before her life unraveled, and Dave Chappelle just walked away when stardom became too much to handle. Despite their setbacks, these three stars found their way back to the top.
‘Victoria’s Secret’ premieres this summer
Victoria’s Secret made moguls out of models, and redefined the standard of beauty for an entire generation, but behind the scenes of this mega-retailer, there existed controversies and an apparent culture of toxicity. In all new interviews, insiders discuss what really went on off the runway.
‘Pretty Ugly: Money, Rumors and Lies’ premieres this fall
YouTube beauty influencers are the new media moguls, creating a billion-dollar industry. As the stakes and paychecks grew, friendships among top beauty gurus turned into cuthroat competition leading to epic online battles, revealing a much darker side of beauty.
‘Hollywood Mysteries’ premieres this fall
When the rich and famous suddenly vanish under suspicious circumstances the public hunts for the truth. Interviews and footage will explore some of Hollywood’s most talked about cases including Brittany Murphy, Whitney Houston and the mysteries behind them.
‘True Hollywood Story’ is produced by The Intellectual Property Corporation (IPC) with Eli Holzman, Aaron Saidman and Elisa Rothstein serving as executive producers. Angelica Ross serves as consulting producer for ‘Transgender in Hollywood.’