Amanda Stepto is a Canadian actress. She started her acting career in the 1980s. Her first significant role was as Christine ‘Spike’ Nelson on Degrassi Junior High. She played the said from from 1987 to 1991. She next starred on the made-for-television movie School’s Out!. After starring in the short film Big Deal, So What, she guest starred in an episode of the American TV series Strong Medicine. She went on to reprise her role as Spike on Degrassi: The Next Generation, starring on the show from 2001 to 2009. She has also starred as Leslie McCaine on the short-lived series ReGenesis.