Vanessa Morgan (born on March 23, 1992) is a Canadian actress and singer best known for her lead role in The Latest Buzz alongside Munro Chambers, Justin KellyZoë Belkin, and Demetrius Joyette, My Babysitter's a Vampire as Sarah Brand,as Bird Castro on Finding Carter and as Toni Topaz on RIverdale. Her father is East African and her mother is Scottish. She graduated from Colonel By Secondary School in 2010. She also guest starred on Degrassi as a fictional character named Vanessa who had a child named Rock Dallas with the father being Mike Dallas.


  • Vanessa is an Aries.
  • She shares the same first name with the character she plays on Degrassi.
  • One of her favorite songs are "Merry Go 'Round" by Kacey Musgaves and "Springsteen" by Eric Church.
  • She watches The Bachelor. 
  • Here is her fan mail address: For Canadians- 8 Elm Street, Toronto, Ontario m5g1g7. For Americans- 1516 N Fairfax Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90046.
  • She has a pet dog called Yoshi.
  • In My Babysitter's a Vampire, Jamie Johnston and Cassie Steele joined her as the characters in Dusk; James and Bella.
  • She is the youngest of 3 siblings.
  • She is biracial.
  • While her character on Degrassi gave birth and raised her baby, her character on Finding Carter had an abortion when she got pregnant.