Link: Degrassi marks 35th anniversary, creator ‘grateful’ for longevity


From Melissa Hank of

Degrassi marks 35th anniversary, creator ‘grateful’ for longevity (with video)
Linda Schuyler has found the fountain of youth programming. Blithe, unassuming and quick to laugh, the co-creator of the Degrassi TV franchise has the pep of a cheerleader and the perception of a yearbook editor. Though in her 60s, the former elementary school teacher is well versed in teen angst and excitement. Continue reading.


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  1. I still really enjoy watching Degrassi even though I’m 31 and far removed from high school. I was too young when the original series first aired but I recall being aware of it because a couple of my babysitters were into it. In the 90s I started reading the Degrassi books from the school library and got into the series. I was excited when the new series came out and watched from the beginning. I actually never really watched the original Degrassi series until about 2 years ago on Netflix but because of the books I was familiar with all the characters when watching the new series.

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