E True Hollywood Story – Snooki: Jersey Shore star Snookis E! True Hollywood Story will premiere on E! tonight (Wednesday) and today the network released the first preview clip of the hour-long special. (Watch it in the left sidebar.) In it Snookis parents, childhood friend, and cheerleading coach open up about Snookis love for cheerleading and how her desire to be tiny lead her down a dangerous path. Down to 80 pounds at one point, Snooki battled an eating disorder, but according to those close to her she rescued herself before falling too deep.