Eli Goldsworthy is a new bipolar junior introduced as a main character in Degrassi. He mainly serves as a romantic role for Clare . However, he is also hiding a very dark secret that puts his possible relationship with her at risk. He is best friends with Fiona Coyne and Adam Torres. Eli is played by Canadian actor Munro Chambers.
Degrassi Season 1:
Eli transfers to Degrassi from his old school for the 2008-2009 school year as a junior. He becomes interested in Clare Edwards, and also becomes close friends with fellow new student Adam Torres, also in Clare's grade.
Degrassi Season 2:
- Start Up: 2007-2008 school year, probably
- Break Up: Spring 2008
- Reason: Eli and Julia got into an argument, and she rode her bike home. But in the middle of the night on the ride home, she was hit by a car and died.
- Clare Edwards:
- Start Up: All Falls Down
- Break Up: Drop the World
- Reason: Eli manipulated Clare and refused to give her space; a year after the anniversary of Julia's death, he felt that he might lose Clare. Clare also told him that he isn't over Julia, despite his claims that he only loves Clare right now.