Has been schooled by acting coach Dean Armstrong, of Queer as Folk (2000) fame.
Some of her favorite movies include Pulp Fiction (1994), Domino (2005) and Fight Club (1999).
Co-stars with her younger sister, Alexandra Alex Steele, who plays "Angela Jeremiah" on The N's television show, Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001).
Was originally cast as "Gabriella" in High School Musical (2006) but had to drop out because the filming for the fifth season of her TV show Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001) seriously conflicted with the filming of "High School Musical".
Was nominated for a "Best Performance in a Drama Series/Guest Starring Young Actress" 2002 Young Artist award for her role as "Darcy Lowe" in the Relic Hunter (1999) episode, Relic Hunter: Sydney at Ten (2001).