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    It's Been 20 Years Since "Degrassi: The Next Generation" Premiered — Here's What The Cast Looks Like Today

    Raise your hand if you feel old.

    Believe it or not, today marks 20 years since Degrassi: The Next Generation aired its first episode!

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    I don't know about you, but I feel OLD. So, to commemorate this momentous occasion, here's what the cast looks like today:

    Note: Because there are SO many characters, we are only including "TNG" actors and not "Degrassi Jr. High/High" or "Next Class."

    1. Miriam McDonald as Emma Nelson then:

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    And Miriam McDonald now:

    2. Cassie Steele as Manny Santos then:

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    And Cassie Steele now:

    3. Shane Kippel as Spinner Mason then:

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    And Shane Kippel now:

    4. Aubrey Graham (aka Drake) as Jimmy Brooks then:

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    And Aubrey Graham now:

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    5. Ryan Cooley as J.T. Yorke then:

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    And Ryan Cooley now:

    6. Sarah Barrable-Tishauer as Liberty Van Zandt then:

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    And Sarah Barrable-Tishauer now:

    7. Melissa McIntyre as Ashley Kerwin then:

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    And Melissa McIntyre now:

    8. Jake Goldsbie as Toby Isaacs then:

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    And Jake Goldsbie now:

    9. Adamo Ruggiero as Marco Del Rossi then:

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    And Adamo Ruggiero now:

    10. Daniel Clark as Sean Cameron then:

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    And Daniel Clark now:

    11. Jake Epstein as Craig Manning then:

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    And Jake Epstein now:

    12. Stacey Farber as Ellie Nash then:

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    And Stacey Farber now:

    13. Lauren Collins as Paige Michalchuk then:

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    And Lauren Collins now:

    14. Andrea Lewis as Hazel Aden then:

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    And Andrea Lewis now:

    15. Jamie Johnston as Peter Stone then:

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    And Jamie Johnston now:

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    16. Christina Schmidt as Terri MacGregor then:

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    And Christina Schmidt now:

    17. Mike Lobel as Jay Hogart then:

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    18. And Mike Lobel now:

    19. Shenae Grimes-Beech as Darcy Edwards then:

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    And Shenae Grimes-Beech now:

    20. Nina Dobrev as Mia Jones then:

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    And Nina Dobrev now:

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    21. Paula Brancati as Jane Vaughn then:

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    And Paula Brancati now:

    22. Jajube Mandiela as Chantay Black then:

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    And Jajube Mandiela now:

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    23. Ephraim Ellis as Rick Murray then:

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    And Ephraim Ellis now:

    24. John Bregar as Dylan Michalchuk then:

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    And John Bregar now:

    25. Charlotte Arnold as Holly J. Sinclair then:

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    And Charlotte Arnold now:

    26. Raymond Ablack as Sav Bhandari then:

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    And Raymond Ablack now:

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    27. Dalmar Abuzeid as Danny Van Zandt then:

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    And Dalmar Abuzeid now:

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    28. Marc Donato as Derek Haig then:

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    And Marc Donato now:

    29. Scott Paterson as Johnny DiMarco then:

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    And Scott Paterson now:

    30. Annie Clark as Fiona Coyne then:

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    And Annie Clark now:

    31. Landon Liboiron as Declan Coyne then:

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    And Landon Liboiron now:

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    32. Shannon Kook as Zane Park then:

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    And Shannon Kook now:

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    33. Aislinn Paul as Clare Edwards then:

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    And Aislinn Paul now:

    34. Cristine Prosperi as Imogen Moreno then:

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    And Cristine Prosperi now:

    35. Munro Chambers as Eli Goldsworthy then:

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    And Munro Chambers now:

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    36. Jordan Todosey as Adam Torres then:

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    And Jordan Todosey now:

    37. Luke Bilyk as Drew Torres then:

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    And Luke Bilyk now:

    38. Samantha Munro as Anya MacPherson then:

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    And Samantha Munro now:

    39. Shanice Banton as Marisol Lewis then:

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    And Shanice Banton now:

    40. Chloe Rose as Katie Matlin then:

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    And Chloe Rose now:

    41. Justin Kelly as Jake Martin then:

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    And Justin Kelly now:

    42. Jacob Neayem as Mo Mashkour then:

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    And Jacob Neayem now:

    43. Alicia Josipovic as Bianca DeSousa then:

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    And Alicia Josipovic now:

    44. Melinda Shankar as Alli Bhandari then:

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    And Melinda Shankar now:

    45. Sam Earle as K.C. Guthrie then:

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    And Sam Earle now:

    46. A.J. Saudin as Connor DeLaurier then:

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    And A.J. Saudin now:

    47. Jessica Tyler as Jenna Middleton then:

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    And Jessica Tyler now:

    48. Spencer Van Wyck as Wesley Betenkamp then:

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    And Spencer Van Wyck now:

    49. Olivia Scriven as Maya Matlin then:

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    And Olivia Scriven now:

    50. Lyle Lettau as Tristan Milligan then:

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    And Lyle Lettau now:

    51. Alexa Steele as Angie Jeremiah and Tori Santamaria then:

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    And Alexa Steele now:

    52. Ricardo Hoyos as Zig Novak then:

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    And Ricardo Hoyos now:

    53. Demetrius Joyette as Mike Dallas then:

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    And Demetrius Joyette now:

    54. Dylan Everett as Campbell Saunders then:

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    And Dylan Everett now:

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    55. Sarah Fisher as Becky Baker then:

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    56. And Sarah Fisher now:

    57. Ana Golja as Zoë Rivas then:

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    58. And Ana Golja now:

    59. Eric Osborne as Miles Hollingsworth then:

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    And Eric Osborne now:

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    60. Sara Waisglass as Frankie Hollingsworth then:

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    And Sara Waisglass now:

    61. Spencer MacPherson as Hunter Hollingsworth then:

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    And Spencer MacPherson now:

    62. Amanda Arcuri as Lola Pacini then:

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    And Amanda Arcuri now:

    63. Reiya Downs as Shay Powers then:

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    64. And Reiya Downs now:

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    65. André Dae Kim as Winston Chu then:

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    And Andre Dae Kim now:

    66. Ehren Kassam as Jonah Haak then:

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    And Ehren Kassam now:

    67. Richard Walters as Tiny Bell then:

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    And Richard Walters now:

    68. Niamh Wilson as Jack Jones then:

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    69. And Niamh Wilson now:

    70. And finally, Stefan Brogren as Archie "Snake" Simpson then:

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    And Stefan Brogren now:

    Note: Jahmil French, who played Dave Turner, died in March 2021.

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    Happy birthday, Degrassi! We love you!!!

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    The following actors did not have social media pics available: Deanna Casaluce (Alex Nuñez), Argiris Karras (Riley Stavros), Nikki Gould (Grace Cardinal).

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