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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), The Cul De Sac (2016) and A Dog's Purpose (2017). See full bio »

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Known For

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

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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)
- Chapter Thirty-One: A Night to Remember (2018) ... Archie Andrews (as KJ Apa)
 2017 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series)
Archie Andrews
- Annette Bening/Judd Apatow/SZA (2017) ... Archie Andrews
 2017 A Dog's Purpose
Teen Ethan (as KJ Apa)
 2017 Altar Rock
 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 - 4 episodes)
- Chapter Twenty-One: House of the Devil (2017) ... (performer: "Mad World" - uncredited)
- 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 American Music Awards 2017 (TV Special)
Himself
 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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Alternate Names:

KJ Apa

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on getting attention from women based on his shirtless social media posts] I haven't had anyone come up to me and ask to lick or touch my abs in person but the thirst is very real, it's kinda narly. See more »

Trivia:

He's not a natural red head. The actor, whose natural hair colour is a dark brown, admitted that it took 10 hours in the salon to get that perfect shade of orange. See more »

Nickname:

KJ

Star Sign:

Gemini

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