McKenna Rae Roberts was born in Las Vegas, Nevada. At age 3 she began modeling and was soon working on her first job for Joah Love. From there McKenna went on to work for big name companies including Forever 21, H&M, and Nordstrom.

McKenna’s first television appearance was on the Nickelodeon series Sam & Cat, and in early 2013 McKenna booked the recurring role of Matilda Ashby on the Emmy award winning daytime soap opera The Young and the Restless. While recurring on the soap McKenna also did episodes of CSI: Cyber and Extant before leaving in early 2017 when the role was aged. From there McKenna has been seen on Timeless and filmed the feature film Skyscraper alongside Dwayne Johnson and Neve Campbell. She will soon be seen in the HBO series Euphoria as a younger version of Zendaya’s character.

McKenna loves to act, sing and dance. She played Petunia in the Hollywood Kids Academy’s production of Alice in Wonderland and has been nominated for a Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Daytime TV Series. She has recently found a passion for cooking, taking local classes and preparing new recipes for her family to enjoy!