This appeared on The LAB NYC originally

Teen Nick’s “Degrassi: The Next Generation” is one of the most popular teen shows in the world, and has helped produce stars like Drake, Shenae Grimes, Nina Dobrev, and many more. Luke Bilyk, who plays Drew Torres on the show, is it’s latest break out name. A young heart throb, with a charming personality, Luke’s appeal has captivated teenage audiences around the continent, and set up for a long career of stardom.

Here, Arthur Kade, sits down with the ultra popular teenage star in NYC to talk about the HYLA event that he was hosting, what it has been like becoming a star in front of millions, being part of one of television’s most successful franchises, his next career goals, the actor he would most like to have a career like, and so much more.

HYLA supports Creative Response to Conflict (CRC) which is a global non-profit organization that educates individuals and groups to transform conflict into positive and constructive experiences that contribute to building a just and peaceful world.