American actress and professional kitesurfer.
Born: may 29 , 1993, Santa Barbara
Height: 168 cm
Maika Monroe Buckley (born Dillon Monroe Buckley, May 29, 1993) is an American actress and professional kiteboarder. She made her acting debut in At Any Price (2012) and appeared in the drama film Labor Day (2013). She became recognized as a “scream queen” after her performances in the critically acclaimed films The Guest (2014) and It Follows (2014). She also played Patricia Whitmore in Independence Day: Resurgence (2016). She also starred as Julia in the Netflix film TAU (2018)
Monroe was born Dillon Monroe Buckley on May 29, 1993, in Santa Barbara, California, the daughter of sign language interpreter Dixie and construction worker Jack Buckley. She later changed her first name to “Maika”, by which she had already been publicly known for most of her life. At the age of 17, Monroe left Santa Barbara and moved to Cabarete in the Dominican Republic to continue training in kiting after spending the previous summer there. She subsequently completed her senior year of high school online.