[In Canada] it’s this weird kind of university cult following. One last thing before I let you go: Can you give us hint! No, but to be honest, there’s been a lot of speculation on message boards and stuff…and a lot of people are guessing right.Canadian cutie Jake Epstein is back for a two-episode guest arc (wrapping up Jan. I think they were star-struck to meet, like, Stefan Brogren [who played Snake in the old you’ve been on, what’s been your favorite storyline? The season 3 storyline about Craig, his girlfriend Manny (Cassie Steele), and her decision to have an abortion: How did it feel to be a part of that? Obviously I understood what I was doing, but now, looking back at it, seeing how huge an episode that was, at the time we just did it. We didn’t think about how controversial it might be. 12) in which his rocker character, Craig Manning, reconnects with his long-distance girlfriend, jams with Taking Back Sunday, and — gasp! We checked in with the 19-year-old Epstein to get the dirt on what he’s been up to, what he thinks of Craig, and this season’s regular anymore? Anything that makes people hate your character is like a godsend to an actor. Craig has cheated on his girlfriend, he’s impregnated a girl, and now he’s bipolar. It was really controversial — at the time The N decided not to air that arc in the United States (though it has aired here since). I remember my girlfriend at the time was really uncomfortable with it all. He attended Claude Watson School for the Arts in Toronto and then continued in the Claude Watson program in Earl Haig Secondary School.He attended Camp Gesher in Cloyne, Ontario for a few years.
The band Taking Back Sunday also guests in the Jan. ” In the episode, Ellie [the student journalist played by Stacey Farber], gets a gig reviewing their show in Toronto. Kippel and Epstein, 28, played dreamy Gavin "Spinner" Mason and Craig Manning, respectively.The trio were also joined by Adamo Ruggiero, who played the show's first openly gay character, Marco.Look who I stumbled across…randomly…at the scheduled Degrassi promo shoot that we're all a part of #degrassi #promo #oldfriends #catchingup #allgrownup A photo posted by Shane Kippel (@shaneykipps) on Jun 29, 2015 at pm PDT Kippel, 29, teased in a second pic: "Look who I stumbled across…randomly…at the scheduled Degrassi promo shoot that we're all a part of #degrassi #promo #oldfriends #catchingup #allgrownup." PHOTOS: Love on set Collins, who starred in the Canadian series from 2001 to 2008, played Miss Popular Paige Michaelchuk.Her style was on point, she was full of sass, and, yes, often said "hon" to her peers.