181 episodes

What if your mother left to follow a cult… or you woke up in a morgue… or if your boat got caught in a storm and began to sink -- what would you do?   This is Actually Happening brings you extraordinary true stories of life-changing events told by the people who lived them. From a man who finds out a celebrity crush isn’t who she seems to a woman stranded in a Mexican desert fighting to survive, these stories will have you on the edge of your seat waiting to hear what happens next.

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    • True Crime
    • 4.7 • 2.9K Ratings

What if your mother left to follow a cult… or you woke up in a morgue… or if your boat got caught in a storm and began to sink -- what would you do?   This is Actually Happening brings you extraordinary true stories of life-changing events told by the people who lived them. From a man who finds out a celebrity crush isn’t who she seems to a woman stranded in a Mexican desert fighting to survive, these stories will have you on the edge of your seat waiting to hear what happens next.

    What if you were a blind dominatrix?

    What if you were a blind dominatrix?

    Growing up blind and isolated from her peers in a strict upbringing, a woman finds empowerment in a kinky world where the power balance is reversed.

    • 38 min
    What if a shocking accusation devastated your family?

    What if a shocking accusation devastated your family?

    After a teenage girl begins dating her mom’s student, a shocking accusation leaves a small-town family in ruins.

    • 54 min
    Introducing This is Actually Happening

    Introducing This is Actually Happening

    The uncanny, extraordinary, true stories of events that have dramatically altered the lives of ordinary people; a son is shot by his own father, a woman's sister develops multiple personalities, a man wakes up in the morgue. These are riveting, moving and often haunting stories that will stick with you long after you listen.

    • 1 min
    What if you grew up in a violent gang?

    What if you grew up in a violent gang?

    After tragedy strikes a Vietnamese refugee family, a young man finds his new home in a violent gang, forever marking his life path through acts of destruction and redemption.

    • 52 min
    What if you grew up in a cult?

    What if you grew up in a cult?

    A woman puts the pieces of her life back together after a childhood spent inside an insidious religious cult in Los Angeles.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    What if you suffered a shocking loss?

    What if you suffered a shocking loss?

    After growing up in an abusive household, a man confronts a startling, ambiguous loss

    • 47 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
2.9K Ratings

2.9K Ratings

teachme22 ,

Addictive and riveting

I’ve been bingeing this show since Karen and Georgia suggested it on MFM!

CMTrout ,

Wow!

Wow

666boobookittyfck ,

Obsessed

I started listening right before I heard it mentioned on my favorite murder podcast....I have binged almost every episode now.
Love listening to all these stories of the human experience.

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