Drake Turned His “I’m Upset” Music Video Into An Epic ‘Degrassi: The Next Generation’ Reunion

Fresh off directing Drake’s “God’s Plan” and “Nice For What” music videos, director Karena Evans hit a home run directing the “I’m Upset” music video. In “God’s Plan” Drake generously gave away nearly a million dollars, with “Nice For What” he put powerful women like Tiffany Haddish and Issa Rae at the forefront, and with “I’m Upset” he humbly returns to his Canadian roots with … Continue reading Drake Turned His “I’m Upset” Music Video Into An Epic ‘Degrassi: The Next Generation’ Reunion

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Netflix’s ‘On My Block’ Renewed For Season 2

On My Block has garnered steady praise from viewers and critics alike since it debuted this past March — so it’s a no brainer that Netflix has ordered a second season of the coming-of-age dramedy. The series, created by Awkward‘s Lauren Iungerich and All Eyez On Me‘s Eddie Gonzalez and Jeremy Haft, follows four best friends growing up in South Central Los Angeles. What really … Continue reading Netflix’s ‘On My Block’ Renewed For Season 2

Netflix’s ‘On My Block’ Is The Diverse Teen Dramedy We’ve Been Waiting For

Netflix’s On My Block is a coming-of-age story about a group of best friends who are more like family that live in South Central Los Angeles. The majority of the cast of the cast is newcomers and made up of Hispanic and African American actors, including Sierra Capri, Jason Genao, Brett Gray, Diego Tinoco, Ronni Hawk, and Jessica Marie Garcia. The series was created by … Continue reading Netflix’s ‘On My Block’ Is The Diverse Teen Dramedy We’ve Been Waiting For

Former ‘Degrassi’ Star Jake Epstein Heads To Broadway

Jake Epstein, known for his role as Craig Manning on Degrassi: The Next Generation, is getting ready to take on the title role in Broadway’s Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark. Epstein spoke to the Toronto Star about his audition for the musical.  “I was totally blown away when it happened,” he said. “I went down and did a standard audition, singing, acting, and stuff, and the next … Continue reading Former ‘Degrassi’ Star Jake Epstein Heads To Broadway

Hollywood Hopefuls Head To The CW In ‘The L.A. Complex’

The search for fame and fortune doesn’t come easy in Hollywood, in fact, it’s enough to give you a complex. Canada’s newest drama The L.A. Complex debuted a few months ago and heads to America on The CW later this month.  The series follows a group of six young adults trying to make it big in Hollywood.  The hourlong drama is executive produced by Linda Schuyler, Stephen Stohn, and Mertin … Continue reading Hollywood Hopefuls Head To The CW In ‘The L.A. Complex’