Degrassi actors dating

Tourists often come to Canada and ask to see the whole school, although it does not exist. However, Degrassi Junior High and Degrassi High were both shot at real schools.18. He made his first appearance in 1987 and is still on the program. Aislinn Paul, who plays Clare Edwards, is the second actor to appear in the most episodes. Stefan Brogren attended Earl Haig Secondary School in Toronto, the same school Jake Epstein (Craig Manning), Ephraim Ellis (Rick Murray) and Justin Kelly (Jake Martin) all attended years later.25.

Hollywood director Kevin Smith is a huge Degrassi fan and had a crush on Caitlin Ryan back in the day.

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Pat Mastroianni, the man behind Joey Jeremiah, said his signature hat trend started with a beret then a fedora.

He claims he eventually "embraced" the hat, but burned them all except for one.13.

Amanda's signature spiked hair was her own hairstyle and she hated when people would touch it.

She also said she was often harassed because of her hairdo, especially by security guards. All three members from the classic Degrassi band The Zit Remedy could actually play their one song, "Everybody Wants Something." The short song, which was written by a 13-year-old boy, only used three chords, C, G and D.12.

Nicole Stoffman, who played Stephanie Kaye, said she left the show because she was "bored" and "had to move on."9.

Amanda Stepto, the woman behind teen mother Christine "Spike" Nelson, was adopted.10.

This made Alex one of the few actors to portray two separate characters on the same show. Peter Stone was originally meant to be bisexual and pursue a relationship with Riley Stavros. Adam Torres was the first transgender teen character to appear as a series regular on a scripted television show. Adam was originally meant to be an androgynous lesbian character named Zoe. Aubrey Graham, better known as Drake (or Jimmy Brooks to Degrassi fans), admitted to smoking weed before his Degrassi audition as a teenager. Drake also once said he came into the Degrassi dressing rooms one day and all of the names had been changed and everybody had been cut. Shane Kippel used a salami for his famous boner scene as Gavin "Spinner" Mason.38.

All of Shane's piercings on the show were real, although Stacey Farber's, aka Ellie Nash, were fake.39.

Her famous line was: "You were fucking Tessa Campanelli? Stacie was often called "sock head" and "skunk" due to her head bands and hair dye.7.

Stefan Brogren was responsible for the nickname "Snake." He chose it himself after being given a few options.8.

In the spring of 1989, the third incarnation, Degrassi High, began production and premiered that same fall on CBC, running for 28 episodes over two seasons.

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