The Truth: Caroline is actually Heather, she does not have cancer, and she has catfished Mike before!When he caught her the first time, she made up Caroline, and then made up the cancer when she thought he was going to leave again.The Truth: Not only was Skylar an older-than-advertised guy named Bryan, but he used catfishing to work on his game (talk about creepy).And Bryan was such a cold-hearted jerk that Nev and Max ordered him never to contact Jennifer again (a first).The Truth: Turns out Paola is actually Loyda, and Ramon KNEW it—Loyda had Skyped with him and showed him her license, but Ramon "didn't want to believe it." And then, Loyda revealed she used the money Ramon sent her to buy herself an What He Thought: Rico fell in love online with a "model" name Ja'mari.The Truth: Ja'mari's real name was James, and he wasn't a model—but he didn't lie about his appearance.He was so creepy even Nev and Max were afraid of him.
The Truth: Jess is actually a man who creates fake online dating profiles to teach people a lesson about cheating.Jesse & Brian What She Thought: Jesse met Brian, a Marine who did a tour in Afghanistan, on Facebook, where they talked for three years.They were supposed to meet in person, but Brian never showed up.The Truth: Brian is for real, and he never showed up that day because he had a PTSD episode that ended with him getting arrested for having a weapon of mass destruction in his backpack. __Rod & Ebony __ What He Thought: Rod had a four-year relationship online with Ebony, who he believed was a transgender woman. The Truth: Double Catfish: Rod was pretending to be his cousin KJ with Ebony, and Ebony was a biological woman and a lesbian.
What he lie about was his criminal past: He spent two years in prison for allegedly stealing three different buses, impersonating the driver, and driving them on their routes (huh? To cap it all off, the two decided to stay in a relationship and James pursued his career as a bus driver, having gotten his license in jail.
Mike & Caroline What He Thought: Mike met Caroline on a dating site, and they bonded over the fact that she was suffering from colon cancer—the same cancer his mom had.