Degrassi sequel in works at HBO Max
The famous Canadian teen drama Degrassi which was originally released in the 1980s is all set to be back at HBO Max! The sequel to the series is anticipated to be released in 2023, after its complete filming in Toronto. The teen drama focuses on the lives of teenagers and their teachers, and how they are connected and disconnected from each other. This joyful drama is a continuation of the popular Canadian franchise Degrassi Junior High(1989).
The impact on young viewers
The series has made an unmissable impact on the young audience. The iconic series is thrilling and relatable and in a way leads to the discovery of love and life. Raw storytelling and impactful event deliveries in the series are what connect with the audiences the most. Furthermore, the acquisition of the complete 14 seasons by HBO Max, indicates the popularity of the show. Now the people who had been missing the series can finally find it on television!
The sixth Degrassi series
The upcoming series would be the sixth in the Canadian franchise. The other series that have been a part of the franchise include The Kids of Degrassi Street in 1979, Degrassi Junior High in 1987, and the last one that came out was Degrassi: Next Class in 2016. The series has been missed by the world since 2016, but the wait is finally over with the announcement of the new series.
A truly serialized one hour drama
Azzopardi and Cohen have claimed that they wish to turn the new series “into a truly serialized one-hour drama.” It is speculated that the new series will have a more dramatic touch to it and would be a little different from the previous ones. The drama has been blessed by two of its star members Linda Schulyer and executive producer Stephen Stohn, who are excited to pass their roles to Lara Azzopardi and Julia Cohen. It is a ten-episode series and will surely bring the excitement of the previous series back!