He was in a relationship with Christina Boulard from 1998-2001. I was a big Degrassi fan, and just last year I wrote about School's Out, when Wheels ended up in jail. Neil Hope had dealt with the death of parents on, A memorial website has been set up for Neil at. Gender Degrassi: The Next Generation (also known as Degrassi for seasons ten through fourteen) is a Canadian teen drama television series set in the Degrassi universe, which was created by Linda Schuyler and Kit Hood in 1979. Trivia. Degrassi: The Next Generation (also known as Degrassi for seasons ten through fourteen) is a Canadian teen drama television series set in the Degrassi universe, which was created by Linda Schuyler and Kit Hood in 1979. Hope later guest starred on “Degrassi: The Next Generation” in 2001 and 2003, but details of his final years were scarce. Though he made a few guest appearances on episodes of Degrassi: The Next Generation, Hope went back to being a nobody. DEGRASSI HIGH. Degrassi Next Generation The Complete Series (Seasons 1-10) 4.4 out of 5 stars 61. He would go on to reprise his role on the 2003 spinoff series Degrassi: The Next Generation. He died on November 25, 2007 in Hamilton, Ontario. He died on November 25, 2007 in Hamilton, Ontario. He was the 5th born child in his family. https://degrassipedia.fandom.com/wiki/Neil_Hope?oldid=9025. The Degrassi Junior High star Neil Hope, who played Derek "Wheels" Wheeler on the popular 1980s TV series, died in near-anonymity over four … and Degrassi: The Next Generation. Place of Birth Hope later guest starred on "Degrassi: The Next Generation" in 2001 and 2003, but details of his final years were scarce. November 25, 2007, in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Neil Hope was born on September 24, 1972 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. According to Hope’s IMDB page his last role was a cameo on Degrassi: The Next Generation in 2003. He was an actor, known for Degrassi High (1987), Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001) and The Kids of Degrassi Street (1979). See full bio » In a sad turn of events, Neil Hope, who played “Wheels” on the popular Canadian teen TV show Degrassi High from 1987-1991 is believed to have passed away over four years ago. Nickname(s) Philip Hope He played Derek “Wheels” Wheeler on Degrassi: The Next Generation, Degrassi Junior High and The Kids of Degrassi Street. Degrassi actor Neil Hope, aka Wheels, died in 2007, but because his death was kept quiet, the world didn't find out about his passing until Thursday. It is the fourth series in the Degrassi franchise, following The Kids of Degrassi Street, Degrassi Junior High, and Degrassi High. Neil Degrassi: The Next Generation (also known as Degrassi for seasons 10 through 14) is a Canadian teen drama television series set in the Degrassi universe, which was created by Linda Schuyler and Kit Hood in 1979. Hope later guest starred on “Degrassi: The Next Generation” in 2001 and 2003, but details of his final years were scarce. Hope later guest starred on "Degrassi: The Next Generation" in 2001 and 2003, but details of his final years were scarce. 91. November 25, 2007, in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada He is the first main cast member of the franchise to have passed away. Neil actually passed away on November 25, 2007, but this was only made public today January 12. Family Life. His television career began on the series The Kids of Degrassi Street. The "Degrassi" series has won two International Emmy Awards and two Teen Choice Awards, along with several other awards. Hope later guest starred on “Degrassi: The Next Generation” in 2001 and 2003, but details of his final years were scarce. Actor Philip "Neil" Hope (September 24, 1972 - November 25, 2007) was a Canadian actor who portrayed Robin "Griff" Griffith on The Kids of Degrassi Street, and Derek Wheeler on Degrassi Junior High, Degrassi High, School's Out! Degrassi Junior High featured many of the same actors from The Kids of Degrassi Street, including Stacie Mistysyn, Neil Hope and Anais Granofsky. Information Neil Hope Degrassipedia Wiki is a FANDOM TV Community. About Degrassi Wiki: Degrassi Wiki is a collaborative encyclopedia for everything related to the 3 generations of students in the Canadian shows Degrassi Junior High, Degrassi High, Degrassi: The Next Generation, and Degrassi: Next Class.The wiki format allows anybody to create or edit any article, so we can all work together to create a comprehensive database for fans of Degrassi. Toronto, Canada It is the fourth series in the Degrassi franchise, following The Kids of Degrassi Street, Degrassi Junior High, and Degrassi High. He was an actor, known for Degrassi High (1987), Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001) and The Kids of Degrassi Street (1979). Get it as soon as Tue, Jul 7. Date of Death He missed his cast family, even though he wasn’t great at keeping … Drunk driving also featured in one the character’s plotlines. Hope later guest starred on "Degrassi: The Next Generation" in 2001 and 2003, but details of his final years were scarce. He started wearing glasses at the age of 15. Philip "Neil" Hope (September 24, 1972 - November 25, 2007) was a Canadian actor who portrayed Robin "Griff" Griffith on The Kids of Degrassi Street, and Derek Wheeler on Degrassi Junior High, Degrassi High, School's Out! It is the fourth series in the Degrassi franchise, following The Kids of Degrassi Street, Degrassi Junior High, and Degrassi High. Get it as soon as Tue, Jul 7. His father died in 1987 due to cirrhosis, a disease of the liver as a result of his drinking. He had 3 brothers (Tracey, Brian, and Danny) and 1 sister (Cheryl). He and his siblings would live with one parent for a while, switch, and so on. Schuyler and Hope worked together over the past 32 years the show has been running, from The Kids of Degrassi Street to Degrassi: The Next Generation, where Hope appeared in … Unknown Binding $188.91 $ 188. Degrassi is one of those shows that is uniquely Canadian and gave us a group of teens whose lives we could follow and identify with. Neil Hope was a Canadian actor who played Griff in the The Kids of Degrassi Street, and Wheels in Degrassi Junior High (DJH), Degrassi High, School's Out!, and Degrassi: The Next Generation. Biographical On Jan. 12 of this year, a woman who identified herself as Hope’s niece posted an R.I.P. Four years after the date of his death, it was revealed that he had died from a heart attack from not taking diabetes insulin on time, in November 2007 at the age of 35. 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