Cassandra Rae Steele (born December 2, 1989 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada) is a Canadian television actress and singer/songwriter best known for portraying Manny Santos on Degrassi: The Next Generation and appearing in Relic Hunter. Her album, How Much For Happy came out in 2005 and is certified platinum. Her father is of English ancestry and her mother is of Filipina ancestry. She has one sister, Alex Steele, who is also an actress on Degrassi: The Next Generation. Steele also enjoys gymnastics and appeared in the Disney Channel movie Full Court Miracle.