We've just received word from the people over at Degrassi that the show's first TV Movie, Degrassi Goes Hollywood, with a cameo from Perez himself, got some huge ratings.
The show garnered the highest rating in The N network history, attracting nearly one million viewers!
A big thanks to all the Perezilicous readers who tuned in to enjoy the faboosh movie.
As for all you Canadians, be sure to check out the premiere of the movie on August 30th on CTV. As a special bonus, there's even a chance for you to attend the premiere and see the movie before anyone else.
Be sure to check it out! We'd love to hear how it went!
"Get ready for some glitz, glamour and sunshine, as CTV is sending DEGRASSI fans on a trip to Hollywood in honour of the movie event of the summer: PARADISE CITY: DEGRASSI GOES HOLLYWOOD! The Canadian premiere screening for the highly anticipated, first-ever DEGRASSI: TNG movie PARADISE CITY: DEGRASSI GOES HOLLYWOOD takes place on Wednesday, August 26 at 8 p.m. ET in Toronto, at the infamous and historic Bloor Cinema at 506 Bloor St. W. To attend the exclusive screening and be entered to win the grand-prize trip, fans need to secure wristbands in advance, which can be picked up at 299 Queen Street W. (John Street entrance) on Friday, August 21 from 12 – 1 p.m. ET. Wristband holders who attend the screening will automatically be entered to win a fabulous trip for two to Hollywood for a three night stay plus spending money.
DEGRASSI fans who obtain wristbands to the screening, will also have the opportunity to get up-close with their favourite DEGRASSI stars. Strutting their stuff on the premiere screening red carpet on Wednesday, August 26 at 7 p.m. ET are members of the PARADISE CITY: DEGRASSI GOES HOLLYWOOD cast: Lauren Collins, Cassie Steele, Stacey Farber, Adamo Ruggiero, Jake Epstein and guest stars Jason Mewes (Clerks) and many more.
Upon arrival at the screening on Wednesday, August 26, public wristband holders will fill out a ballot and be entered into a draw for the chance to win a trip for two to Hollywood, including three night’s accommodations, and $500 spending money. Other giveaways include three secondary prizes – DEGRASSI swag packs with a bag, sweatshirt, movie soundtrack and tickets to go on a DEGRASSI set visit while the show is in production. Seating at the PARADISE CITY: DEGRASSI GOES HOLLYWOOD premiere screening is limited, so please line up as early as possible on Friday, August 21 at 299 Queen St. W. to ensure a wristband is secured. For more contest details please visit CTV.ca."
Now, she's remembering what she thought when he first told her:
"I can imagine the shock many of you are going through reading this. I remember feeling that same shock. When my family and I first visited the Duggar home, Josh shared his past teenage mistakes. I was surprised at his openness and humility and at the same time didn't know why he was sharing it. For Josh, he wanted not just me but my parents to know who he really was – even very difficult past mistakes."
The 26-year-old explains that Josh had been in counseling as a result of his actions, and that she feels it has helped him change who he is: