Maika Monroe Biography

Maika Monroe is an American actress who debuted in 2012 and is currently known for her incredible works. Her most famous work is in a horror film known as “It Follows.” Apart from being an actress, she is also a professional kiteboarder with amazing skills.

Early Life

Maika was on 29th May 1993 in Santa Barbara, California to her mother Dixie, who is a sign language interpreter, and father Jack Buckley who is a construction worker. She later changed her first name to “Maika.” and ever since then, gained too much fame worldwide. Maika moved to Cabarete in the Dominican Republic at the age of 17 where she continued her training for kiting where she had spent her last summer. She spent her senior high school years online.

Maika Monroe Career

Maika entered the Hollywood film industry in 2012 when she debuted by signing up for her first drama film “Labor Day” which is originally a novel as well with the same name. In her first movie, she played the role of Mandy, a farm girl who is in love with a young man and later gets married to him and then the mother of his kids. In June 2013, she signs up for a new psychological thriller movie “The Guests.” She becomes a part of the cast of the horror movie “It Follows” in 2014 through which she gains recognition worldwide and even secured her position as a scream queen.

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She has been a part of many casts after that and her incredibly beautiful hard work and skills bought her 5 award nominations with 4 wins. Maika is a woman who is really dedicated to her work and gives her best in it. Currently, she is playing her role as Snow White by lending her voice in JJ Villard’s Fairy Tales. She is the current cast of the upcoming movie along with Matthias Schoenaerts, Joel Kinnaman, and Ryan Phillippe, “Brothers by Blood” released on 21st January 2021.

Social media

Maika maintains her feed and keeps the fans updated by posting pictures or videos on her Instagram handle with the username @maikamonroe where she has around 170000 followers, 681 followings, and 1143 posts. She mostly posts her pictures once every week.

Maika Monroe Biography

Real Name Dillon Monroe Buckley
Birth Date May 29, 1993
Age (as of 2022) 29 Years
Birth Place Santa Barbara, California, U.S.
Nationality American
Profession Actress
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Gemini

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 6” – in Centimetres – 168 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 53 kg  –  in Pounds –  117 lbs
Shoe Size 8 (U.S.)
Hair Color Dyed Blonde
Eye Color Hazel
Body Type Slim


Father Jack Monroe
Mother Dixie Monroe



Relationship Status

Marital Status In a Relationship
Affair Yes
Boyfriend Joe Keery
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Personal Life

Maika Monroe is currently dating Joe Keery who is an American actor famously known for his work in the television series “Stranger Things.” Maika and Joe started dating in 2017. Joe even brought Maika to the 2017 red carpet for his premiere of “Stranger Things 2.” Before dating Joe Keery, she had dated other famous celebrities like Taylor Lautner, Liam Hemsworth, and Boyd Holbrook. Maika even has a Twitter account with the same username as Instagram. On Instagram, she has gained 211K followers while she has around 28.5K followers on Twitter.

Maika Monroe Net Worth

Maika Monroe who is also known as the Queen of Horrors has an estimated net worth of $1 million. She generally earns her income by acting in movies or television series but she even earns by lending her voice in kids’ fairy tales. We might even find an increase in her net worth after the release of her new movie “Brothers by Blood.”


  • She made her debut in Hollywood by signing for her drama film Labor Day.
  • Maika is currently playing the role of Snow White by lending her voice to the characters in JJ Villard’s Fairy Tales.
  • She came into recognition after her role in the movie “It Follows.”
  • There will be the release of a new movie “Brothers by Blood” in which she is one of the lead protagonists.
  • She is currently dating Joe Keery since 2017.

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