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K.J. Apa


K.J. Apa was born on June 16, 1997 in Auckland, New Zealand as Keneti James Fitzgerald Apa. He is an actor, known for Riverdale (2017), A Dog's Purpose (2017) and Shortland Street (1992). See full bio »

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Known For

Riverdale
Riverdale Archie Andrews
(2017-2018)
A Dog's Purpose
A Dog's Purpose Teen Ethan
(2017)
Shortland Street
Shortland Street Kane Jenkins
(2014-2015)
The Cul De Sac
(2016)

Filmography

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 2017-2018 Riverdale (TV Series)
Archie Andrews
- Episode #2.22 (2018) ... Archie Andrews (as KJ Apa)
- Episode #2.21 (2018) ... Archie Andrews (as KJ Apa)
- Episode #2.20 (2018) ... Archie Andrews (as KJ Apa)
- Episode #2.19 (2018) ... Archie Andrews (as KJ Apa)
- Episode #2.18 (2018) ... Archie Andrews (as KJ Apa)
 2017 A Dog's Purpose
Teen Ethan (as KJ Apa)
 2016 The Cul De Sac (TV Series)
Jack
- Episode #1.6 (2016) ... Jack
- Episode #1.5 (2016) ... Jack
- Episode #1.4 (2016) ... Jack
- Episode #1.3 (2016) ... Jack
- Episode #1.2 (2016) ... Jack
 2014-2015 Shortland Street (TV Series)
Kane Jenkins
- Episode #24.129 (2015) ... Kane Jenkins
- Episode #24.117 (2015) ... Kane Jenkins
- Episode #24.90 (2015) ... Kane Jenkins
- Episode #24.88 (2015) ... Kane Jenkins
- Episode #24.87 (2015) ... Kane Jenkins
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 2017 Riverdale (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes)
- Chapter Thirteen: The Sweet Hereafter (2017) ... (performer: "These Are the Moments I Remember")
- Chapter Eleven: To Riverdale and Back Again (2017) ... (performer: "Kids in America" - uncredited)
- Chapter Six: Faster, Pussycats! Kill! Kill! (2017) ... (performer: "I Got You", "I'll Try")
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 2017 Live with Kelly and Ryan (TV Series)
Himself
 2017 Today (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 11 October 2017 (2017) ... Himself
 2017 Teen Choice Awards 2017 (TV Special documentary)
Himself - Presenter
 2017 GeekRockTV (TV Series)
Himself
 2017 TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles.com (TV Series)
Himself
 2017 Young Hollywood (TV Series)
Himself
- Real-Life "Riverdale" Bromance (2017) ... Himself
 2017 Hollywood Today Live (TV Series)
Himself
- Chad Michael Murray/Chyler Leigh (2017) ... Himself
 2017 A Dog's Purpose: Lights, Camera, Woof (Video short)
Himself

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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

KJ Apa

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on being a sex object on his show Riverdale] Someone has to have abs on the show. It's always strange to play a sex object. But when I read the script, it was how they were taking it. So I was prepared for that, and I knew that people were going to take it like that as well. But yeah, it is strange. I don't think it's anything I'm ever going to get used to. As soon as you get used to becoming a ... See more »

Trivia:

When KJ was a kid, he would go play his guitar out on street corners around his house in Auckland. (While he's out on location shooting movies/TV shows KJ has joined other people performing music on the streets by playing guitar with them.*). See more »

Nickname:

KJ

Star Sign:

Gemini

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