“True Life: We Are Orlando” Follows Survivors Of The Pulse Mass Shooting

Watch the trailer for the new MTV special.

On Monday, August 15 MTV will air a special episode of True Life featuring four survivors of the deadly mass shooting at Orlando’s Pulse nightclub.

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True Life: We Are Orlando follows the survivors as they try to come to terms with the horrific event and the after-effects it has had on their lives. “The memory of the gunshots and screams keep me up at night,” says Joshua McGill during the special. “And when I finally do go to sleep, the events of that night keep replaying over and over again.”

On the eve of the one-month anniversary of the Pulse nightclub massacre, a friend of two of the victims places flowers as visitors continue to flock to the club to their pay their respects on Monday, July 11, 2016 in Orlando. 49 people were shot and killed at the club on June 12.  (Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel/TNS via Getty Images)
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During the True Life: We Are Orlando special, MTV will air a remembrance dedicated to the 49 victims of the attack as well as to the survivors. The tribute will feature the song “Hands,” with Britney Spears, Mary J Blige, Jennifer Lopez, Troye Sivan, RuPaul and more.

Aside from airing on MTV the special episode of True Life will also be available for free on the MTV app and MTV.com.

Watch the emotional trailer below:

True Life: We Are Orlando will air Monday, August 15 at 8pm ET/PT on MTV.

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