During summer break, Adam was involved in a car accident after texting Becky while driving and later passes away during surgery, leaving all of his loved ones in mourning.When Torres was killed off from the series in 2013, controversy ensued, When Degrassi introduced its large and loyal audience to Adam Torres, an authentic, multi-dimensional transgender character, the show not only made television history, but set a new standard industry standard for LGBT inclusion.Degrassi: The Next Generation is a Canadian teen drama television series created by Linda Schuyler and Yan Moore.The series is now considered the first incarnation and premiered on CTV on October 14, 2001 and then ended on MTV Canada and Teen Nick on August 2, 2015.She interned at Toronto's Fashion Television as part of her high school education.
In addition to the twenty-four regular episodes, two "special episodes" were produced, not part of the Degrassi continuity. The first, "Degrassi in Kenya" depicted the cast members travelling to Africa to assist the building of a school.
Originally broadcast on television during the 2003-2004 season. Special features: Deleted moments; Karaoke; Episode commentaries on "Accidents will happen" & "Pride"; Ultimate season 3 interactive quiz; CTV Degrassi promo; 'Degrassi' yearbook; Character and cast bios; Degrassi marathon feature on every disc. Some of these kids are the sons or daughters of a few of the original Degrassi program.
Deals with a lot of the realistic problems that teenagers go through nowadays (eg., cutting, homosexuality, death, dating, drinking, abuse, rape, etc) and how they deal with them.
Viewing figures for season seven were not as high as previous seasons; by the twelfth episode, figures were down to 314,000 viewers, a 46% decrease from the season premiere which was watched by 585,000 viewers.
Despite the decrease in viewers, however, reviews for the season were of praise, rather than criticism.