Anybody else nursing a Degrassi hangover, because of Drake’s (Aubrey Graham) newest music video?!
Whereas we’re on a nostalgia-fueld excessive, we won’t assist however think about being a Degrassi solid member casually urgent play on the “I am Upset” music video, launched late Wednesday night time, solely to seek out on the market was a solid reunion you both missed out on and/or weren’t invited to. Even Rick (Ephram Ellis), the man who shot Jimmy Brooks (Drake’s character) was invited!
Whereas Degrassi has welcomed plenty of college students by means of its doorways through the years, there have been a number of main solid members eagle-eyed followers have been dissatisfied to not spot within the bleachers through the epic video, which nearly broke the Web because of its nostalgia overload.
Two of probably the most evident absences? Ryan Cooley, who performed the beloved JT Yorke (could he relaxation in peace), and Daniel Clark aka Sean Cameron.
When a fan on Instagram posted on Drake’s feed that they have been “upset” the rapper did not carry JT again for the video, he truly responded, giving a type of hilarious cause: “he thought it was a rip-off.” (The one time within the historical past of telephone calls rip-off name would’ve been value selecting up!)
As for Daniel, he commented on Drake’s Instagram, writing to his former co-star, “actually unhappy I missed this. Introduced again some superb recollections — miss and love you brother.”
Also MIA was Deanna Klymkiw, who performed Alex Nunez, one in every of Degrassi Excessive’s OG unhealthy women.
Mike Lobel, who performed unhealthy boy Jay Hogart for six seasons, tweeted about lacking out on the reunion. (May this be his punishment for giving Emma gonorrhea on the ravine? #NeverForget.)
So who did seem within the video?
Lots of Jimmy’s exes, together with Andrea Lewis (Hazel Aden) and Melissa McIntyre (Ashley Kerwin), in addition to his BFFs and bandmates: Shane Kippel (Spinner), Jake Epstein (Craig Manning), Adamo Rugguiero (Marco Del Rossi),
Different former classmates that made appearances embrace Lauren Collins (Paige Michalchuk), Dalmar Abuzeid (Danny Van Zandt), Sarah Barrable-Tishauer (Liberty Van Zant), Paula Brancati (Jane Vaughn), Nina Dobrev (Mia Jones), Marc Donato (Derek Haig), Stacey Farber (Ellie Nash), Jake Goldsbie (Toby Isaacs), Miriam MacDonald (Emma Nelson), AJ Saudin (Connor DeLaurier), Christina Schmidt (Christina Schmidt) and Cassie Steele (Manny Santos).
Even lecturers (Stefan Brogen [Archie “Snake” Simpson] and Linlyn Lue [Laura Kwan]) and Jason Mewes and Kevin Smith, who starred within the Degrassi Goes Hollywood movie particular (and made appearances in a number of episodes), popped up within the video.
Not excuse us whereas we go rewatch this video 100 extra occasions at present. No matter. It. Takes.