Kara Royster is an American actress and model from Miami, Florida. She plays Yvonne Phillips on Pretty Little Liars.


Royster was born in Denver, Colorado and then moved to Florida when she was only two weeks old. Her dad played major league baseball for sixteen years, so she was raised as a huge baseball fan. Growing up, she was very competitive throughout middle school. She discovered that traveling was her passion, and has traveled to 10 countries in her lifetime.

She earned her first major acting credit in an episode of Bucket and Skinner's Epic Adventures, and then her big screen debut in the comedy Mono alongside Vine star, Jake Paul.


Year Title Role Type
2011 Bucket and Skinner's Epic Adventure Jessie TV Series
2012 This Indie Thing Nia TV Series
2012 Fred:The Show Girl TV Series
2012 Wake the F*** Up Best Friend Short
2012 Hollywood Highlights Remi TV Series
2013 Stevie TV Jenny TV Series
2013 The Goodwin Games Kayla TV Series
2014 Oishi High School Battle Anya TV Series
2014 The Mentalist Kiley TV Series
2014 Faking It Brandi TV Series
2015 Arthur Dane 0.07 Carmen TV Series
2015 Hand of God Olga TV Series
2015 Scream Queens Girl TV Series
2016 Pretty Little Liars Yvonne Phillips TV Series
2016-17 K.C. Undercover Abby Martin TV Series
2016 Before You Say I Do Whitney Movie
2016 Mono Christina Madison Movie


  • She can solve a Rubik's Cube in under a minute.
  • She has a tattoo of the libra symbol, her zodiac sign.
  • She is a dual citizen of the U.S. and Canada since her mother was born in Canada wheras her father is American.
  • She is not just of Afrian-American, Canadian and French ancestry but also of Irish.[3]
  • She loves anime, especially Sailor Moon.