When I Was 17
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons3
No. of episodes56
Running time30 minutes
Production companyMTV Productions
Original release
ReleaseMay 1, 2010 (2010-05-01) –
November 19, 2011 (2011-11-19)

When I Was 17 is a MTV television show. It featured celebrities of today and looked back on "when they were 17" with pictures as well as interviews with family and friends. Celebrities on the show include Kelly Rowland, Queen Latifah, Donald Trump, Khloé Kardashian, Drake, singer Trey Songz and internet star Perez Hilton.[1]

Topics covered

The show talked about events that lead to their present-day career. Other topics included high school and, if applicable, college, love interests, uh-oh moments, traveling, fashion, and adventures.


Season 1 (May 1 to October 23, 2010)

Season 2 (October 30, 2010 to May 14, 2011)

Season 3 (August 20 to November 19, 2011)


  1. ^ "DONALD TRUMP DREAMED OF PLAYING IN THE MAJORS, ON 'WHEN I WAS 17'", MTV News, June 8, 2010, retrieved December 21, 2019