During college, Devyn was asked to move to New York to be a cast member on the hit MTV show The Real World: Brooklyn.
Quickly becoming a fan favorite, Devyn later appeared on two seasons of MTV’s other hit show The Challenge during which her memorable moments left a lasting impression on viewers and even inspired Clinton Kelly to tweet her as his “all time favorite” which was the beginning of their now real life friendship.
So we asked Sharon Steel to watch the first episode last night to set the record straight. Name: Baya Age: 21Religion: Not a Mormon, but grew up surrounded by them. As long as I don’t fuck it up.”First impression: Is about to jam-pack four years of COLLEGE! Auditioned: Because she wants to be there to make fun of people during those moments when they’re going batshit insane with neck veins popping out and peeing on each other and weeping, and we, on the other side of the idiot box, are going “Ho-hum, that is voraciously stupid, why are we watching this? Relationship Status: In a relationship with some dude she thinks she’ll marry.
Politics: Doesn’t have a conservative bone in her body. Auditioned: Because she wants to represent the transgendered community.
Auditioned: Because he watched previous seasons where the cast members “left as a family,” and wanted that, too. Doesn’t he know MTV carefully engineered those moments to keep this crazy train on track?!
First impression: Just might develop serious lusty feelings for Katelynn.
Today Devyn continues to study the dynamics of love and relationships while teaching others how to make healthier dating choices on and offline.
As one Redditor put it, "This has been very informative for a straight dude with no transgendered friends." We have collected some highlights from the AMA below.First impression: We feel a Jesse Spano meltdown coming on! Auditioned: Because “I wanted to make Chet a household name.”Scary awful secret: His family is worried he’ll be portrayed as a “Mormon gone bad.”First impression: Looks like he escaped from a Heatherette fashion show, or desperately wants to have an androgynous bang-fest with Agyness Deyn (if he had premarital sex, or drank, which he doesn’t, hahah). Name: Sarah Age: 22Relationship Status: Is with her first-ever boyfriend (her mom set them up! Auditioned: Because “the line was short.”Scary awful secret: Got drunk in a tattoo shop once. Scary awful secret: His abusive father was unsupportive of his homosexuality.Many months ago, our friend Nate “Igor” Smith photographed the Real World Brooklyn cast. First impression: The go-to BFF/caretaker for everyone in the house.We used his candids to make guesses about these fine youth-culture representatives–and as happens with complete speculation, the details were a little off. Kinda over, even before he gets into the house: “I think we’ll stay together. The dude Name: Devyn Age: 20Relationship Status: “It is easier to get into Heaven than into Devyn.” OMG please no. Working for the audience before we even know Name: Katelynn Age: 24Religion: Religious.