Christine “spike” Nelson
Amanda Felicitas Stepto is a Canadian actress best known for playing the role of Christine "Spike" Nelson in the Degrassi series, including Degrassi: The Next Generation, having appeared as a regular cast member from 1987-2010. Before starring in her role on Degrassi: The Next Generation, she taught English in Japan for a year. She also holds a BA in political science and history from University of Toronto.
Amanda Stepto also performs as "DJ Demanda" at The Annex WreckRoom (794 Bathurst St, Toronto, ON) on the first Friday of every month with her co-star from the Degrassi series, Stacie Mistysyn.