Best Degrassi Characters

The Top Ten

1 Spinner Mason

Even though he made bad decisions he was there for all of his friends

spinner is the bomb! it was so great that he and emma got married! they make such a cute couple! can you believe they use to hate each other! they got married by accident, then they realized how much they really loved each other!

Dude spinner is the best. He had to go through so much and he ended up being the sweetest guy in the whole show. I love you spinner.

Spinners the hottest guy and always will be because he rocks and is mad hott

2 Adam Torres

Adam taught all audiences an important story line and even though the main aspect of the character that degrassi brang out he was also kind, helping Claire with her cancer was one thing, he saw the good in people and always managed to put on a smile. Even his death brought out an important story line, texting and driving, teaching teenagers all over the world not to text and drive. Adam Torres death was heartbreaking and we'll never say goodbye to Adam Torres. - thereadingthief

Hated it when he died

He really brought joy to the other students

Adam is really cute n the only guy that doesn't think he's a chick magnet

3 Eli Goldsworthy

Eli is my soul mate he’s perfect he’s my fave carecter not only on degrassi but of every show ever made

He's just the best, he had the best character development, he's strong, he had to deal with a lot of problems, he fights for his friend, he's caring and had the best love story on the show

His personal character storyline was the best. Not to mention the accuracy of his journey through finding out about his bipolar disorder.

I'm voting for eli because he has most problems and he is a really dark person and a great writer and has a lot of care for people he is close to

4 Holly J. Sinclair

Holly J was the best! Most entertaining character and so well played by wonderful Charlotte Arnold! She was one of the only reasons I watched Degrassi! Love Holly J!

HollyJ is the BEST Degrassi character.
I don't think any other character has pulled off transitioning from a bitchy snob to a great person.

I liked that her character developed

Icon Queen of Degrassi

5 Jimmy Brooks

DRIZZY is the best, how can anyone not agree that jimmy brooks was awesome and he still got all the chicks in the wheel chair love jimmy - terren65

Jimmy is the best

Name drake rapper my faviorte. Degrassi character so is pagie

They see me rollin in my wheelchair 🎶🎶🎶

6 Sav Bhandari

Sav is the best!
Definitely the best character on the show!

7 Campbell Saunders

Was around for the shortest amount of time, yet made the biggest impression.

He is so adorable and innocent. He has a cute puppy dog eyed face. His shyness and gentleman-like qualities is what makes him to die for.

He's so lovable and sweet. He was around for a small amount of time, but left the biggest impression on degrassi. They need to bring him back:(

*ahem* and why isn't this adorable baby face puppy number one?

8 Manny Santos

She is just awesome!

Manny did a lot of good stuff and I think she s sh ould b the best

Ummm how is Manny at #20? She should be in the top five at least! She had the most growth out of any character on the show ever! And she was a great loyal friend! She became a pretty cool person in the end and I mean who can for get her famous "coocoo bananas" lines! She's defintley the best for me. Spiner would be my fave male! He grew a lot too! And they were both hilarious!

9 Marco Del Rossi

He's super cuteand so sweet

10 Anya Macpherson

I love Anya so much she's amazing.

I liked her when she didn't date sav


The Contenders

11 Tristan Milligan

Sucked to see what happened to him in season 3 of Next Class

He is SO funny and cute!

He's been a jerk lately...

That picture isn't of Tristan Milligan. - PerfectImpulseX

12 Maya Matlin

I really like her, and she's been through a lot. I do not ship her with Zig though, that relationship is a train wreck.

I don't know why but I like her so much, especially when she got depression then her storyline was really great.

When she sings, you can obviously hear auto tune

I liked her then I didn't then I did now I don't

13 Craig Manning

Actor Jake Epstein won the Gemini Award after the episode called "Tears are Not Enough"

Craig is amazingly hot

My best friend is inlove with him and wishes he was real

14 Fiona Coyne

Fiona is so pretty I love all her story lines fimogen forever

Undoubtedly the best character on the show, she's had so much character growth from the snobby rich girl to the down to earth friendly girl she is now, and how can anyone not flail at her and Immogen's relationship?!

The best! I love the story about how she seems to have it all, but doesn't

The hell is this list, she’s top 5 for sure

15 Ellie Nash

Ellie had so much depth on the show. Unlike other characters, she never got things handed to her. She worked her ass off for everything!

She is just great character all around

She just rocks!

16 Drew Torres

Good guy in the end

He is awesome...because he was stupid and knew it and hey...

17 J.T. Yorke

J.T. is the best character by far on the show. I still can not get over his death and I rewatch his scenes all the time. He was the funniest, sweetest guy there was and he did not deserve what happened to him in even the slightest way. The guy who killed him should be locked up for life and Johnny should be too.

Still tear up when I think about him

He sounds like an awesome person.

Everyone knows that J.T.'s death is the most saddest moment in Degrassi history. - PerfectImpulseX

18 Jay Hogart The Diary of Jay Hogart is a Degrassi Mini and is a part of the second series of minisodes that aired during the sixth season.
19 Declan Coyne

Declan (Landon) is super hot! He should be #1 he will always be my #1

20 Paige Michalchuk

Why is she not in top 10 she is one of the definitive Degrassi characters! Vote for Paige HUN!

Paige is one of the best characters

21 Jane Vaughn

Jane is perfection. She's tough yet sweet at the same time.

Shoulda end wit spinner hot, tough loving, yet smart, sweet
" she just kissed declan 4 times people make mistakes spinner cheated on paige with manny in season 4 so huh"
"Spinner and jane are the best couple why couldn't they make em together shame"

She's ok

22 Zig Novak


23 Emma Nelson


24 Joey Jeremiah Joseph "Joey" Jeremiah is a fictional character from the Degrassi series portrayed by Pat Mastroianni.
25 Clare Edwards

To be honest she somethings gets on my nerves with her and Eli but she definitely can act


26 Darcy Edwards

How is Darcy at 28 she should be 1 she's the queen I love her so much

27 Mike Dallas
28 Miles Hollingsworth III

He is hot and the best character he supports everyone and has been through so much please vote for him

Its 5 am and I can't sleep and I'm crying Miles' development is so sweet and I really am surpised by how much I ended up liking his character lmao I'm so emotional I love you miles

How is Miles not first!?!?! Not ok

29 Ashley Kerwin

Ashley is awesome! Love her

Ash, you rock! xo Craig

30 Alli Bhandari

Allie is so smart, funny, and responsible!

You are crazy to vote for ally she is my favorite and will ALWAYS be better than holly j

Alli bhandari is the best degrassi character and she beat up Bianca and she dating Dallas now so

31 Alex Nunez
32 Becky Baker

Beautiful girl and sweet and talent and help zoe I think she should have a 7

33 Caitlin Ryan
34 Sean Cameron

Pretty underrated character, am I right?

35 Archie Simpson

I don't get why people even like him

36 Bianca DeSousa

She is great and pretty

Beat up by alli Bianca is fake, dirty, she worst character has been on degrasi hahaaha my girl alli throwing paper in you face pull your hair, hit you throw you into desk and you ran hit with trash can so you weak and I hate I didn't. Like you from the start

Again better than holly j

37 Imogen Moreno

What this infuriaties me Imogene can out do any holly j or Clare Edwards who does holly j think she is

38 Liberty Van Zandt

My dorky girl! I love her so much. Queen of character development and her and J.T's relationship was amazing. Had moments of unlikeableness, for sure, but definitely doesn't deserve 43!

Good actress deserves better place ment

39 Connor DeLaurier
40 Rick Munro
41 Hunter Hollingsworth



Gorgeous features with killer bone structure! He's so adorable and delivers the best lines, short and simple! Love him 💕

42 Frankie Hollingsworth
43 Grace Cardinal

How can you guys not love Grace after Degrassi's Next Class? She is a good friend, totally independent and a total punk. Love her hair and her "don't care additude"

44 Mia Jones
45 Christine Nelson
46 Katie Matlin

Loved her and drew knew they wouldn't last though

47 Toby Isaacs

Toby is so sweet, how is he not higher?

48 Stephanie Kaye

This is my least favorite character in all of the Degrassi shows.

49 Johnny DiMarco
50 Tori Santamaria

Got beat by maya

She was ok I guess

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