“Degrassi” isn’t over. Netflix has picked up the series after it was canceled by Teen Nick and will debut “Degrassi: Next Class” on the streaming service in early 2016.
‘Degrassi: Next Class’ To Premiere on Netflix in 2016
Netflix reveals that “Degrassi: Next Class” will continue on the same path as “Degrassi Junior High” and “Degrassi: The Next Generation” while tackling important teen issues such has sex, drugs, teen pregnancy, dating, abuse, alcohol, and so much more.
“For more than three decades, this groundbreaking show has been reaching teens with important stories and starting in 2016 our members around the world will be able to enjoy and discover the newest chapter of this great show,” Netflix VP of global content Erik Barmack said in a statement.
As previously reported by Hollywood News Daily, “Degrassi: The Next Generation” will end it’s 14 year run on Teen Nick in July, but fans will only have to wait a few month before the show is revived for a new season, likely with a new cast, for Netflix.