Degrassi Season 14 Premieres on October 28th – Meet the New Cast Members!

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Breakups, breakdowns and scandals fill the halls of Degrassi Community School in season 14 of TeenNicks award-winning hit seriesDegrassipremieringTuesday, Oct. 28, at 9 p.m. (ET). In the new season, the students of

Degrassi are in recovery mode after last seasons super storm hit the city. Four new cast members will get a fresh start while familiar faces tackle complicated challenges at home and at school. This season addresses many issues that are relevant and relatable to todays teens including depression, social media, teen pregnancy and relationships. New episodes ofDegrassiwill air every Tuesday at 9 p.m. (ET) on TeenNick.

Fans will get a sneak peek of the new season with the premiere of a Degrassi music video airingTuesday, Sept. 30, at 9 p.m. (ET)on TeenNick. Set to a contemporary remake of the Smashing Pumpkins classic Tonight, Tonight by indie pop group Passion Pit, the video is filled with clues for fans to dissect and vignettes with hints to multiple storylines that will unfold throughout the season.

New cast members in season 14 are:

Lola Pacini, Grade 9 (Amanda Acuri) Bubbly and excitable, Lola is a boy-crazy cheerleader with colorful hair and a vibrant personality that is hard to miss in the halls of Degrassi. Lolas closest friends are Shay and Frankie.

Shaylynn Shay Powers, Grade 9 (Reiya Downs) Shay loves playing sports and is determined to be the best athlete. She aims high in school and her standards also extend to boys. There is only one guy she has eyes for, but Shay may have a rude awakening when she realizes that she cant always get what she wants.

Arlene Takahashi, Grade 9 (Devyn Nekoda) Arlene is a quintessential nerd that is sometimes tucked away at Degrassi wearing elf ears and reading comics. Often picked on by the cheerleaders, she is the antithesis of Zoe and Lola and shes fine with it.

Jonah Haak, Grade 11 (Ehren Kassam) After getting into some bad situations, Jonah has seen the light and hes ready to make some friends who share his strong faith at Degrassi. He gave up all his vices, but hes kept the rock n roll.

Check out a teaser from the music video below. Are YOU excited for the new season ofDegrassi?

 

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

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