Devyn Nekoda is a young actress who portrayed Arlene Takahashi in Season 14 of Degrassi.


  • Devyn is a Sagittarius.
  • She is fluent in French.
  • Is trained in circus performing and various forms of dance.
  • Other than Degrassi, she recently guest starred on the YTV show Max and Shred as Wendy Chong.
  • She longboards.
  • Her favourite actors are Rachel McAdams and Adam Sandler.
  • She used to suffer from seizures.
  • She is allergic to cats and pollen.
  • She has her cartilage pierced in her left ear.
  • She has a brother.
  • She is a fan of the show, Pretty Little Liars, and the band, 5 Seconds to Summer.
  • She wants to be either a professional dancer when she is older or remain a professional actor.
  • She was cast as Luisa in "An American Girl: Isabelle Dances Into the Spotlight".
  • She's left handed.
  • She's good friends with co-star Spencer MacPherson.
  • She was the youngest cast member on Degrassi before leaving.
  • She was younger than her character, being born a year later.
  • She did not return to Degrassi after Season 14.
  • Devyn has since gone on to star as Vanessa Morita in "Backstage".
  • Devyn and Alyssa Trask both co-starred in "An American Girl: Isabelle Dances Into the Spotlight". They were later reunited for "Backstage".