KJ Apa

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Birthday
17, 1997
Birthplace
New Zealand
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
17, 1997 (age 21)
Birthplace
New Zealand

About

Known best for his role as Archie Andrews on the CW series Riverdale, he also portrayed Kane Jenkins on New Zealand's popular TV2 soap opera Shortland Street. In 2018, he starred as the lead in the film The Hate U Give. He has cultivated a significant internet presence, accumulating more than 8 million Instagram followers. 

Before Fame

He joined the cast of Shortland Street in 2013. 

Trivia

When he was just fourteen years old, he recorded a solo guitar album. 

Family Life

His real name is Keneti James Fitzgerald Apa. He grew up in Auckland, New Zealand with older sisters named Arieta and Timena

Associated With

He and Emily Robins both became known for their roles on Shortland Street. 

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