Aimee Osbourne refused to appear alongside her family in cult reality show The Osbournes, as she dreaded the public discovering what the rock 'n' roll clan were really like.

The 22-year-old brunette, who recently underwent extensive treatment for breast cancer after discovering a lump in April (05), was keen to separate herself from her outrageous immediate family, even though the MTV series rocketed her siblings JACK and KELLY to stardom.

She says, "The thought of everyone seeing how they were was mortifying."