Melonie Diaz began her acting career with a supporting role in a comedy/drama film of Tom DiCillo called Double Whammy. Next year, she appeared in the American comedy-drama movie Raising Victor Vargas, which was directed by Peter Sollett. The movie made a collection of $2.9 million at the box office against the budget of $800,000.
After some years, Diaz featured in the 2005 American biographical drama movie Lords of Dogtown, directed by Catherine Hardwicke. The co-stars of this movie are Heath Ledger, Victor Rasuk, Michael Angarano, and Nikki Reed. Later, she appeared in an American horror-thriller film of Greg McLean. The movie became a hit and grossed $11.1 million at the box office.
Recently, Diaz is shooting for her upcoming American action-comedy movie Gringo, which has been directed by Nash Edgerton. The stars of this movie are David Oyelowo, Joel Edgerton, Amanda Seyfried, and Sharlto Copley. The movie is scheduled to be released on March 9, 2018, by Amazon Studios and STX international.
Similarly, Diaz has appeared in numerous movies and television series, including A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints, Itty Bitty Titty Committee, Remember the Daze, American Son, Assassination of a High School President, Hamlet 2, Supporting Characters, And Then I Go, and Queens Supreme.
Regarding her nationality, Diaz is an American national of Latin American ethnicity. Currently, the unmarried actress is possibly single and wants to keep her personal profile related to affair and boyfriend away from the media. However, many have speculated that the actress is currently dating her alleged boyfriend and Black Panther star Michael B. Jordan. Previously, she had an affair with Victor Rasuk.
Diaz's most of the income comes from her acting career and endorsement. A couple of sites have estimated the actress' net worth to be $4 million. Melonie Diaz is said to earn an income of around $500,000 annually.