Alex Steele was born on July 3rd, 1995 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She is a 21-year-old Canadian actress best known for portraying Angela Jeremiah in the first five seasons of ‘Degrassi: The Next Generation’ and Tori Santamaria in the series' eleventh and twelfth seasons.

Her father is of a Canadian descent and her mother emigrated from the Philippines to Canada in 1982 with her parents and seven siblings. Alex Steele attended a local school in her native city – Toronto. After leaving it, she started her career as an actress. Alex is the younger sister of Cassie Steele, who portrayed Manny Santos in the first nine seasons of ‘Degrassi: The Next Generation’. Alex appeared in the TV series in seasons 1-5 as Angela Jeramiah (Craig Manning's half sister), at the same time that her older sister Cassie was a lead in the show. She is now a regular in the show as a completely different character, Tori Santamaria.

Having made her first appearance in ‘Degrassi: The Next Generation’ in 2001, Alex Steele was the first cast member of the TV show to have been born in the 1990s. What is more, Alex is the first TeenNick's long-running hit drama’s cast member to play more than one character in the same series. Having magnificent dark brown eyes and brown hair, Alex Steele perfectly met director’s expectations on how Tori Santamaria should look like. Unfortunately, she has been confirmed to not be returning to ‘Degrassi’ in Season 13.

After huge and pretty hefty success the ‘Degrassi’ TV series brought, Steele was invited to play Nina in the movie The Choking Game (2014). As for her recent works on the screen, the role of Rebecca in Nicholas DiBella’s film ‘Wildflower’ (2016) prettified her biography. What is more, the movie’ Don't Talk to Irene’ (2017) where a young star Alex Steele played one of the main characters, Rachel, is in the stage of post-production. Last year ‘Degrassi’ star Alex Steele joined the cast of ABC’s drama pilot ‘Original Sin’.

In addition to Allen, James, and Lima, Steele joins previously announced cast members Alison Pill, Zach Gilford, Margot Bingham, Rarmian Newton, Andrew McCarthy and Rupert Graves. There was information in mass media about Steele’s cooperation with Bloomberg, but the actress hasn’t confirmed it yet.

Alex spends her free time playing the piano and guitar as she told on her Twitter private page. She also sings quite well. Steele has 3 dogs, one of whom is named Tristan, that’s because her favorite current character is of ‘Degrassi: The Next Generation’ is Tristan Milligan.

Current status of Alex Steele’s salary and net worth is also exclusive in sum of amount where she is collecting with the sum of money around half a million American dollars as estimated in the year 2016. She is a very busy and active person, and always engaged with her new films and profession, while Alex earns a high salary and net worth.

Last Modified: Mar 12, 2020

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