I know this might make you feel old as heck, but this October makes it 18 years since the first episode of Degrassi: The Next Generation aired!!!
Degrassi: TNG had some of the wildest and messiest characters in teen drama history, and TBH, no show will ever truly compare.
Let’s see what the original cast looks like now:
Miriam McDonald as Emma Nelson in 2001.
Cassie Steele as Manny Santos in 2001.
Lauren Collins as Paige Michalchuk in 2001.
Shane Kippel as Gavin “Spinner” Mason in 2001.
Sarah Barrable-Tishauer as Liberty Van Zandt in 2001.
Sarah Barrable-Tishauer now.
Daniel Clark as Sean Cameron in 2001.
Christina Schmidt as Terri McGreggor in 2001.
Jake Goldsbie as Toby Isaacs in 2001.
Ryan Cooley as James Tiberius Yorke in 2001.
Melissa McIntyre as Ashley Kerwin in 2001.
Stefan Brogren as Archie “Snake” Simpson in 2001.
Aubrey “Drake” Graham as Jimmy Brooks in 2001.
Aubrey “Drake” Graham now.