|Devyn Nekoda Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 4 in|
|Date of Birth||December 12, 2000|
Devyn Nekoda is a Canadian actress and dancer. She is best known for portraying the character of Vanessa Morita on the Canadian Disney Show, Backstage. She has also made appearances as a dancer on shows like The Next Step and Max and Shred. Devyn has over 200k followers on her Instagram.
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
She attended Lisa Naves Dance Company where she studied various dance forms such as ballet, jazz, contemporary, lyrical, tap, acrobatics, and hip-hop.
- Father – Doug Nekoda
- Mother – Leslie McMullen
- Siblings – Kove Nekoda (Younger Brother)
Devyn is represented by Da Costa Talent Management.
5 ft 4 in or 162.5 cm
54 kg or 119 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
As per her Instagram posts in May 2018, Devyn seems to be in a relationship. She has posted a few loved-up pictures with her prom date.
Race / Ethnicity
Multiracial (Asian, White)
- Thick eyebrows
- Round chubby face
Devyn has advertised for brands like Daily Press and Daniel Wellington through her Instagram.
Best Known For
Portraying the character of Vanessa Morita on the Canadian Disney Show, Backstage
Devyn made her feature film debut as Luisa in the family drama movie, An American Girl: Isabelle Dances Into the Spotlight, in 2014.
First TV Show
She made her first TV show appearance as Wendy Chong in the series, Max and Shred, in 2014.
Devyn keeps herself in shape by doing a lot of physical activities. She is a professional dancer and indulges in ballet, jazz, contemporary, lyrical, tap, acrobatics, and hip-hop on a regular basis.
Devyn Nekoda Favorite Things
- Food – Yam fries, Chicken fingers
Source – Instagram
Devyn Nekoda Facts
- Devyn started her dance training with Lisa Naves Dance Company in Simcoe Ontario at the age of 2.
- She has been good friends with her Backstage co-star, Alyssa Trask, ever since they were young. They first met at a dance convention.
- In one of the interviews, Alyssa has said that Devyn can burn herself even with a bowl of popcorns.
- She is obsessed with chicken fingers and can live off on them for the rest of her life.
- She has performed both at the regional and national level and has won many titles across Canada and the United States.
- Devyn had performed alongside Dancing with the Stars‘ Edyta Śliwińska at the Avalon Theater in a Dance Star production.
- She got the part in the movie, An American Girl: Isabelle Dances Into the Spotlight, just after her very first audition.
- Through her dancing, she has also helped the ‘Mishka Project’, a charitable cause determined to benefit several charitable organizations such as Little Warriors, An Ark of Hope for Children, The Unchained Project, and Kids Help Phone.
- She does not drink coffee.
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Featured Image by Devyn Nekoda / Instagram