‘Degrassi: Next Class’ creator says a Drake return is always welcome
PASADENA, Calif. — “Do the Netflix version.”
That’s what Degrassi: Next Class executive producer Stefan Brogren (who also reprises his role as Archie “Snake” Simpson) said he told the young actors while they were making the new series.
The show, which debuted on Netflix on Friday, is the recent continuation of the popular Canadian teen drama franchise, which launched its first incarnation in 1987.
Like generations past, the teen drama remains true to its diverse characters and storylines, ranging from the addition of a Muslim character to episodes that revolve around the theme of sexuality. It’s safe to say the tagline — “it goes there” — still applies to Next Class. Read more…
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