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Degrassi: The Next Generation

30 min
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Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 33 wins & 85 nominations
Country: Canada
Release Date: 2002-04-01
Filming Locations: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Lauren Collins
Lauren Collins
Degrassi: The Next Generation
Chad Connell
Chad Connell
Degrassi: The Next Generation
Melissa McIntyre
Melissa McIntyre
Degrassi: The Next Generation
Cassie Steele
Cassie Steele
Degrassi: The Next Generation
Debra McCabe
Debra McCabe
Degrassi: The Next Generation
Stefan Brogren
Archie 'Snake' Simpson
Aislinn Paul
Clare Edwards
Melinda Shankar
Alli Bhandari
A.J. Saudin
Connor Deslauriers
Shane Kippel
Gavin 'Spinner' Mason
Miriam McDonald
Emma Nelson
Luke Bilyk
Drew Torres
Jessica Tyler
Jenna Middleton
Sarah Barrable-Tishauer
Liberty Van Zandt
Munro Chambers
Eli Goldsworthy
Annie Clark
Fiona Coyne
Aubrey Graham
Jimmy Brooks
Jahmil French
Dave Turner
Samuel Earle
K.C. Guthrie
Charlotte Arnold
Holly J. Sinclair
Jordan Todosey
Adam Torres
Alicia Josipovic
Bianca DeSousa
Did you know?
Spinner worked at The Dot Grill from season 3 all the way through season 9 working his way up from a bus boy to the manager. Spinner made a cameo in season 14 and revealed himself to still be working at The Dot Grill as he conducts Eli's job interview.
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Jake Goldsbie originally auditioned for the role of J.T. Yorke. Goldsbie was ultimately cast as J.T.'s best friend, Toby Isaacs. The role of J.T. went to 'Ryan Cooley'.
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Kevin Smith wrote his own dialogue for his three episode guest appearance as himself.
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In "Goin' Down the Road, Part 2" the reflection of the cameraman can be seen in the vanity mirror as Spike and Caitlin hug, and again in the glass door, during Kevin Smith's hurried flight from Caitlin.
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Manny: I'm going to be an actress. Like, Academy Award winning. And you can sell this for a million dollars 'cause I'm going to be famous!
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Alex: We'll ask the crowd at the assembly tomorrow... who would they rather vote for? The freak... or the queer. By the way, I'm the freak.
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Paige: [referring to Hazel celebrating Ramadan] Christmas could learn a thing or two from Ramadan. After all that food, I could use a fast!
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What are the character heights/measurements ?
Snake 6'3'' Craig 6'2'' Jimmy 6'1'' Danny 6'0'' Sav 5'11'' Lucas 5'11'' Peter 5'10'' Spinner 5'10'' Jay 5'10'' Declan 5'10'' Johnny 5'10" KC 5'9'' Connor 5'9" Jane 5'3'' 37D-26-38 Manny 5'3'' 36C-25-37 Ashley 5'8'' 36C-25-37 Mia 5'6'' 35B-25-34 Emma 5'7'' (Surgery) 33B-25-35 Jenna 5'1'' 34B-25-35 Alex 5'4'' 35B-25-35 Fiona 5'7'' 34B-23-33 Holly J 5'1'' 34C-24-36 Alli 5' 36C-26-36 Hazel 5'4'' 38D-26-38
Which main characters/actors are leaving the show for good after season 9?
Shane Kippel (Gavin "Spinner" Mason), Cassie Steele (Manny Santos), Miriam McDonald (Emma Nelson), Mike Lobel (Jay Hogart), Paula Brancati (Jane Vaughn), Dalmar Abuzeid (Danny Van Zandt), Scott Paterson (Johnny DiMarco), and Natty Zavitz (Bruce) will not be returning after season 9.Their storylines will be wrapped up in Degrassi Takes Manhattan, a mini-movie airing in between seasons 9 and 10. See below:Spinner and Emma get married, resulting in Spinner quitting his job at The Dot and them starting a new life together off camera. Manny goes back to Hollywood to continue her acting career and Jay decides to go with her. Danny, Johnny, and Bruce graduate Degrassi and move on with their lives. Jane also graduates high school and possibly stays in New York to pursue a singing career while in college.In addition, Melissa DiMarco (Principal Daphne Hatzilakos) will not be returning for the 10th season, even though she resumed her role during the 9th season. Snake takes over as principal of Degrassi, so she is written out.
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Lauren Collins Chad Connell Melissa McIntyre Christian Potenza Cassie Steele Debra McCabe America Olivo Athena Karkanis