Keyla Monterroso Mejia is better known for playing the role of Maria Sofia Estrada in Curb Your Enthusiasm. She has played many roles based on the small screen and big screens and also for Netflix. She played the role of Ashley Garcia in Abbott Elementary and had the featured role in Netflix’s Boo, Bitch and the dark comedy film The Estate. Keyla is famous or in the limelight (as of February 2023) because of her new role called Gloria in Netflix’s new series, Freeridge. She is Hawthorne, California-born personality and has got herself highlighted on the IMDb page. She has performed a few of the featured roles in the films or series like Freeridge (2023), Launchpad (2021), and The 90 Day Plan (2021), as per IMDb.
Keyla Monterroso Mejia was born on 21st July 1998, making her 24 years old as of 2023. She is known to belong to half Mexican and half Guatemalan descent. Her father’s name is Juan Carlos, and her mother’s name is Chely and both are professionally working as barbers. Keyla was always keen to watch movies, which further inculcated the feeling of becoming an actress. But, she was afraid that her mother and father would not agree to her dream or decision about her career.
Although, when Keyla asked her parents about fulfilling her dream, she was shocked to hear that her parents said “yes”. They not only agreed to allow her for becoming an actress but also supported her wholeheartedly. Her dad took her to Gloria Garayua but Keyla was afraid because of the official meeting. It was for the first time that Keyla met her acting coach and officially began training. Then in 2016, she completed high school and joined the course at The Groundlings.
Keyla Monterroso Mejia Career
Keyla Monterroso Mejia has earned her professional title as a comedian, and actress. She is known for playing the role of Maria Sofia Estrada on Season 11 of HBO’s sitcom series Curb Your Enthusiasm and playing Ashley Garcia in the 2nd season of the series, Abbott Elementary. She had her first major hit with the series Curb and thereafter she started getting small roles on television. Keyla is known to be the first generation of Americans of Guatemalan and Mexican descent and was brought up in the Inland Empire region of California. She also had a small role in the short film called Growing Fangs, which was featured as part of the Disney+ Launchpad series.
The same year, she had her debut with her television roles and appeared as the guest star on season 11 of “Curb Your Enthusiasm”, playing the role of Maria Sofia. For the same role, she was cate for only one episode but she went on to appear in the season’s tenth episode and had the total appearances in six out of the ten episodes. She also had a featured role in the final episode of On My Block. Now, as of February 2023, she is seeking the limelight because of her new role in the Netflix series, Freeridge, alongside Bryana Salaz, Ciara Riley Wilson, and Shiv Pai.
You can catch her posting content related to her film profile, her headlines in the various newspapers, photos with her father and mother, and various other honorable mentions- all on her Instagram @keylamonterrosomejia. She has gotten over 10K followers and has posted around 17 to 20 posts. She has got a self-tape video on her Instagram too.
Keyla Monterroso Mejia Biography
|Real Name||Keyla Monterroso Mejia|
|Age (as of 2023)||25 Years|
|Birth Place||Hawthorne, California, United States|
|Height||in feet inches – 5’ 4” – in Centimeters – 164 cm|
|Weight||in Kilograms – 62 kg – in Pounds – 136 lbs|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Who is her boyfriend?||None|
Keyla Monterroso Mejia is not hitched by anyone or taken by anyone in a romantic way. She is only 24 or 25 years old and is yet to be married. Also, she does not disclose past love relationships.
Keyla Monterroso Mejia Net Worth
It is for sure that Keyla belongs to a well-reputed family and has good support from her parents. She is surely earning well for her age and has achieved a lot. She is only 24 or 25 years old and is earning somewhere around $1 or $2 million, and we wish her luck in her future endeavor.
- Shark Tale was the first movie that gave her goosebumps in her stomach.
- She was so fascinated by the roles and the actors in the film that she decided to become an actress. It was a magical movement for her to watch the movie.