Maika Monroe (born Dillon Monroe Buckley, on May 29, 1993, in Santa Barbara, California) is an American film and television actress and professional surfer.
Early Life of Maika Monroe:
Maika Monroe was born in Santa Barbara, California. Her mother was an interpreter and her father worked in construction. Maika’s initial desire was to pursue a career in professional freestyle kitesurfing (kite surfer). Following in the footsteps of her father, she started the sport at the age of 13. She moved to the north coast of the Dominican Republic in her last year of school to train full time, while she completed her studies online.
From then on, her athletic career prospered and she was awarded second place in the Red Bull International Air Competition, and after that she became interested in acting.
Personal Information of Maika Monroe:
Complete Name: Dillon Monroe Buckley
Nicknames: Maika Buckley
Date of Birth: May 29, 1993
Birthplace: Santa Barbara, California, U.S.
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Eye Color: Hazel
Hair Color: Dyed Blonde
Father: Jack Buckley (Construction Worker)
Mother: Dixie Buckley (Sign Language Interpreter)
Spouse Name: Unmarried
Children Name: None
Height in Feet: 5’ 6”
Height in Centimeters: 168 cm
Weight in Kilogram: 55 kg
Weight in Pounds: 121 pounds
Bra Size: 32C
Cup Size: C
Feet/ Shoe Size: 8 (US)
Body Measurements: 35-25-33
Net Worth: $1 Million
Active from: 2012-present
Personal Life of Maika Monroe:
Her mother, Dixie, is a sign language interpreter for deaf children, and her father, Jack, works in construction.
Maika grew up taking dance lessons. Although she loves the cinema, she does not plan to make it her profession, until the day when the production of a film contacts her school and she finds herself in the heart of a realization.
Maika changes her mind and decides to become an actress. She spends artistic distributions and works her acting alone, declaring that taking classes does not suit her1.
Maika has appeared in various commercials. In 2012, Maika created a line of women’s ready-to-wear for Airbound Apparel.
Maika participates in a charity competition, the Kiteboarding 4 Kids, which takes place every year in the Dominican Republic for the benefit of disadvantaged children in the country.
In October 2017, Maika formalized her romantic relationship with actor Joe Keery.
Professional Life of Maika Monroe:
In April 2012, Maika Monroe signed for the dramatic film Last Days of Summer, an adaptation of Joyce Maynard’s novel Long Week-end. In June 2013, she joined the artistic cast of psychological thriller The Guest and made an appearance alongside Emma Watson in The Bling Ring.
In August 2014, she also joined the cast of the thriller La Cinquième Vague, an adaptation of the homonymous novel by Rick Yancey. The same year she played the role of Jay in It Follows, which won the Grand Prix at the 22nd Gérardmer International Fantastic Film Festival.
Maika Monroe quickly became known to the general public and would land roles in films such as The Fifth Wave and Independence Day: Resurgence.
Movies List of Maika Monroe:
At Any Price
The Bling Ring
Echoes of War
The 5th Wave
Independence Day: Resurgence
Hot Summer Nights
The Scent of Rain and Lightning
Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House