Degrassi Reunion! Nina Dobrev and Drake On The 2016 AMA Stage

Degrassi Reunion! Nina Dobrev and Drake On The 2016 AMA Stage

Ten years ago, Drake and Nina Dobrev starred in teen TV drama Degrassi: The Next Generation together.

And on Sunday, the former co-stars had a mini reunion on stage at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles.

Nina, 27, presented Drake the award for Favorite Rap/Hip Hop album during the show.

The rapper, 30, started off his acceptance speech congratulating Nina on her successful career.

He said: ‘Thank you very much! Me and Nina were on Degrassi together, by the way.’

The rapper, who pointed toward Nina, added: ‘We’ve come a long way, you know. Congratulations on all your success!’

The Vampire Diaries actress clapped and giggled as he praised her.

The twosome only worked together for a year on the hit series.

Drake was 15 when he began playing Jimmy Brooks on Degrassi; The musician starred in a total of 145 episodes – from 2001 until 2007.

In the show, Jimmy is shot in the back; Due to his injuries, his character has use a wheelchair from then on.

Nina played Mia Jones on Degrassi for 52 episodes, from 2006 until 2009.

The artist, who was born Aubrey Drake Graham, released his first mix tape – Room For Improvement – in 2006.

He became a household name in 2009, after he dropped So Far Gone.

Nina’s character – Mia – becomes a teenage mother at the age of 13 on the show.

She left Degrassi in 2009 for a starring role on the CW series The Vampire Diaries.

In 2013, the actress tweeted that she went to a Drake concert with her Vampire Diaries cast mates, adding the hashtag ‘#SoProudOfAubrey.’

Drake was nominated for 12 awards at this year’s AMAs, with the Favorite Rap/Hip Hop album his first win on Sunday.

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