He was a female-to-male transgender teen. He transferred to Degrassi with his older step-brother and best friend, Drew , to escape transphobic bullying at his old school. Although his original prognosis showed signs of hope, he ultimately passed away during surgery in Honey.
Never Miss a Beat
Bush, and everything else we loved about the year My dad has long said that you know a child has entered puberty once they start watching Degrassi. And he's got a good point. Since , teens have watched the franchise chronicling students of the fictional Degrassi High School in Toronto, Canada. It's spawned a total of four spin-offs that have all functioned as a Venn diagram between PBS and CW teen dramas, with each episode turning a social justice issue, like school shootings , into soap opera melodrama. No Degrassi series developed this mix better than the most popular and longest running incarnation, Degrassi: The Next Generation , which The N now known as TeenNick ran from to Only on Degrassi: The Next Generation could one student catch Gonorrhea and earn the nickname "prude princess.
It is the fourth series set in the fictional Degrassi universe created by Schuyler and Kit Hood in Like its predecessors, Degrassi: The Next Generation follows a group of students from Degrassi Community School , a fictional school in Toronto , Ontario, and depicts some of the typical issues and challenges common to a teenager's life. The following actors have all received star billing and appeared in the opening credits of Degrassi: The Next Generation. When Degrassi introduced its large and loyal audience to Adam Torres, an authentic, multi-dimensional transgender character, the show not only made television history, but set a new standard industry standard for LGBT inclusion.
When you think of the cuties from Degrassi: The Next Generation, who is it you think of? Craig, the brooding guitarist battling his many demons? Sean, the rebel with the sordid past and the heart of gold? Or maybe Sav, the sensitive and intelligent family man who everyone wanted a piece of? This show was full of attractive people. But I bet that these five characters didn't end up on your list due to their personalities on the show and storylines.