|Birth Name||Cassandra Rae Steele|
|Date of Birth||December 2, 1989|
|Place of Birth||Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Labels|| Rob'N'Steal Productions (2005-present)
Super Spy Productions (2008-present)
Cassie Steele's mother is of Filipino descent, while her father is British-Canadian. Steele appeared in the 2007 MTV movie, Super Sweet 16: The Movie. Steele is currently living in Los Angeles in order to concentrate on her music career. She is a former member of the band KaraMel. She attended London School of Dance in Scarborough, Ontario and trained in ballet and jazz. Steele began crafting her own made-up songs to go with her poetry when she was in first grade, then began taking singing lessons. She has been a regular cast member on Degrassi: The Next Generation playing the character of Manny Santos since the age of eleven. At the age of thirteen Cassie wrote and recorded the song “Prayer,” which was used nationally to promote HIV/AIDS awareness. She has been on My Babysitter's a Vampire as the girl in the Twilight parody movie.
It is revealed in an interview that Steele's favorite Degrassi character is Holly J. Sinclair.
Steele is close friends with her costars Miriam McDonald, Shenae Grimes, and Nina Dobrev. She also is close friends with Sara Paxton. She is the older sister of Alex Steele, who used to act on Degrassi: The Next Generation as Angela Jeremiah, Joey Jeremiah's daughter and Craig Manning's half-sister and currently portrays Tori Santamaria who is a niner.