|Avan Jogia Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 11½ in|
|Date of Birth||February 9, 1992|
Avan Jogia is a Canadian actor, singer, writer, director, and activist. He is known for playing Beck Oliver in the Nickelodeon sitcom Victorious, Sam in The CW sitcom Aliens in America, Tutankhamun in the miniseries Tut, Ulysses Zane in the comedy series Now Apocalypse, Roman Mercer in the paranormal action television series Ghost Wars, JJ in the crime thriller web series The Stranger, Ben Stark in the sci-fi drama series Caprica, and Danny Desai in the teen drama mystery-thriller television series Twisted. Avan Jogia has also been cast in movies like The Artist’s Wife, The Year of Spectacular Men, The Exchange, Shangri-La Suite, Ten Thousand Saints, The Outcasts, I Am Michael, The New Romantic, Paper Year, Triple Dog, Here Now, Alex, Gym Teacher: The Movie, Rags, Spectacular!, A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story, Devil’s Diary, and Zombieland: Double Tap.
Avan Tudor Jogia (Avan means “Waters”). His first name is Persian in origin.
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Avan changed many schools in Vancouver including Killarney Secondary School and King George Secondary School. At the age of 16, when he was in tenth grade, he left the school completely to focus on his acting career completely.
Actor, Dancer, Singer, Voice Actor, Writer, Activist, Director
- Father – Mike Jogia
- Mother – Wendy
- Siblings – Ketan Jogia (Older Brother) (Music Producer)
- Others – Ramanlal Jogia (Paternal Grandfather), Sharda Lodia (Paternal Grandmother), Hugh Adney Tudor (Maternal Grandfather), Edith Marjory/Joan Griffiths/Griffith (Maternal Grandmother)
Avan Jogia has been represented by –
- The Characters Talent Agency, Talent Agency, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
- LINK Entertainment, Talent Management Company, Los Angeles, California, United States
Pop, Pop / Rock
According to CelebrityNetWorth.com, his net worth had been $1 Million.
5 ft 11½ in or 182 cm
71 kg or 156½ lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Avan Jogia has dated –
- Miley Cyrus (2010) – They dated for about a month from October to November 2010. Miley celebrated her 18th birthday while hanging out with Avan at 2 am at Trousdale on November 21, 2010. Their dating relationship is a RUMOR.
- Zoey Deutch (2011-2016) – Another American actor Zoey started dating Avan in September 2011. Both are friends with Josh Hutcherson. The duo stopped seeing each other in September 2016. They dated for 5 long years before calling it quits. The split was amicable.
- Cleopatra Coleman (2017-Present) – In 2017, he started going out with Australian actor Cleopatra Coleman.
Race / Ethnicity
Multiracial (Asian and White)
Avan is of Gujarati Indian descent on his father’s side, and he is of English, Irish, Welsh, German, and French-Canadian/French descent on his mother’s side.
His Indian father is actually from London, England but was raised by Indian Gujarati parents.
- Wild Hair
- Big Watery Eyes
His shoe size is somewhere around 10 or 11 (US).
Best Known For
Playing Beck Oliver on Victorious and Danny Desai in Twisted.
Jogia has not released an album yet. He has contributed to the soundtracks for the TV shows Victorious, and iCarly.
2010 drama film about a group of teenage girls playing a game of challenging dares, titled Triple Dog.
First TV Show
2006 LGBT biography television film, A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story for his role as Danny Araujo.
He has done recurring roles in TV shows Aliens in America, Caprica, Victorious, Twisted.
He goes to the gym, does boxing, jogging, and also swimming to maintain his fitness. He revealed that he does only those things which make him feel happy.
Avan Jogia Favorite Things
- Author – Hunter S. Thompson
- Nursery Rhyme – Didn’t Leave Nothing But The Baby
- Color – Red, dark green
Source – Wikia.com
Avan Jogia Facts
- He is best friends with Victoria Justice and Josh Hutcherson.
- He enjoys watching football and he supports his favorite team, Arsenal.
- Avan has an interest in youth human rights and equality.
- Daniella Monet and Avan have co-hosted the Transformers: Dark of the Moon premiere on June 28, 2011, in New York.
- To change the viewpoints of young people regarding the LGBT community, he founded the online PSA organization “Straight But Not Narrow”.
- He can speak some French.
- He has a dog of which, he has posted pictures on Twitter also.
- Jogia says he would like to have 2 children in his life.