In 1991, True had some appearances, beginning a string of TV jobs, including turns on Beverly Hills 90210, The Drew Carey Show, Once and Again and HBO's Dream On. In 1993, she moved to Los Angeles and appeared opposite Chris Rock in his movie CB4. After CB4, she was cast alongside Alyssa Milano in Embrace of the Vampire. True's next movie was The Craft where she played a teenage witch alongside Fairuza Balk, Robin Tunney and Neve Campbell. True and Campbell became best friends during the filming, a friendship they maintain.
True played the girlfriend of Dave Chapelle, who played a pothead who hid his habbit from her in Half Baked. True has also appeared in Nowhere, Groove, and New Best Friend. From 2002 to 2006, True teamed up with Essence Atkins to star on the UPN comedy, Half & Half. She played Mona Throne, an insecure, twenty something music industry executive in San Francisco who worked on strengthening her self-esteem and her relationship with her parental half-sister played by Atkins.