MTV has a new series called Faking it, which is basically about two best friends who decide to come out as lesbians in order to become popular. When their plan instantly works, they decide to keep up with the facade and that's how the show begins. Let's take a look at some of the actors who make up the cast of this new show ... Rita Volk plays the character of Amy. Prior to Faking It, Volk has appeared on Rizzoli & Isles and in The Hungover Games. According to her IMDb bio, Volk was born in Tashkent, Uzbekistan and moved to San Francisco with her family at 6 years old. Volk got the acting bug after being approached by a model scout and participated in many acting activities throughout school. She even became a member of a comedy troupe in college called Inside Joke.