KJ Apa Height Weight Body Statistics

0

Born Name

Keneti James Fitzgerald Apa

Nick Name

KJ Apa

KJ Apa at the Winter Television Critics Association Press Tour in January 2017
KJ Apa at the Winter Television Critics Association Press Tour in January 2017

Sun Sign

Gemini

Born Place

Auckland, North Island, New Zealand

Nationality

New Zealander

Education

KJ Apa went to the high school at the King’s College in Auckland. He decided against going to college in favor of focusing on acting career.

Occupation

Actor, Singer

Family

  • Father – Keneti Apa (Chief of village in Samoa)
  • Mother – Tessa Apa
  • Siblings – Ari Apa (Older Sister), Timēna Apa (Older Sister)

Manager

KJ Apa is represented by

  • Luber Roklin Entertainment
  • Red 11 Model Management – New Zealand

Genre

Classic rock, instrumental rock, fusion rock

Instruments

Bass and electric guitar, vocals, piano, drums

Labels

BPC Music

Build

Athletic

Height

5 ft 11 in or 180 cm

Weight

73 kg or 161 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

His dating history and personal life info aren’t available.

KJ Apa out for a walk in Vancouver in September 2016
KJ Apa out for a walk in Vancouver in September 2016

Race / Ethnicity

White

He is of Samoan origin (on father’s side) and has Scottish and English ancestry (on mother’s side).

Hair Color

Dark Brown

His natural hair color is ‘Dark Brown’, but for the role of Archie Andrews in Riverdale, he had to dye his hair ‘Red.’

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Thick eyebrows
  • Athletic and ripped body

Measurements

His body specifications may be –

  • Chest – 39 in or 99 cm
  • Arms / Biceps – 14.5 in or 37 cm
  • Waist – 33 in or 84 cm
KJ Apa at the sets of Riverdale TV series in March 2016 in Vancouver
KJ Apa at the sets of Riverdale TV series in March 2016 in Vancouver

Shoe Size

11 (US) or 45 (EU) or 10.5 (UK)

Brand Endorsements

KJ Apa hasn’t done endorsement or promotional work for any brand.

Religion

His religious views aren’t known.

Best Known For

  • Having played the role of Kane Jenkins in the New Zealand soap opera, Shortland Street.
  • Being cast in the role of famous comic character Archie Andrews in the teen drama series, Riverdale.

First Album

In 2012, he released his debut instrumental album The Third Room.

First Film

In 2017, KJ Apa first appeared in the role of teen Ethan in comedy drama A Dog’s Purpose.

First TV Show

From 2013 to 2015, he was first seen in the role of Kane Jenkins in the soap opera Shortland Street.

Personal Trainer

KJ regularly hits the gym to further tone up his ripped physique. In fact, he tries to hit the gym twice every day. He lays special emphasis on intense cardio and core exercises to polish up his washboard abs. For core work, he loves to perform bear crawls and burpees in addition to regular abs exercises.

He performs bodyweight exercises such as pushups and pullups in addition to the regular weighted exercises. Plus, he makes sure that he is eating right and drinking lots of water.

KJ Apa Favorite Things

  • Grooming product – Kevin Murphy products
  • Cologne – Sean Jean or a Versace fragrance
  • Fashion Brands – Adidas, Working Style, AS Colour
SourceViva
KJ Apa on the sets of Riverdale in Vancouver in April 2016
KJ Apa on the sets of Riverdale in Vancouver in April 2016

KJ Apa Facts

  1. To commemorate his father becoming the village chief, he got the tattoo on his right shoulder featuring designs representing his paternal family.
  2. To bag the much-coveted role of Archie for the TV series, he had to participate in a global search program that spanned across four months.
  3. His mother convinced him to sign up for the modeling agency.
  4. While growing up, he wasn’t a massive fan of Archie comics and he believes it is a good thing because he would have only focused on the script.
  5. To get the right shade of color for the Archie character, he had to spend ten hours in the gym.
  6. While growing up, he used to play his guitar at the street corners near his home in Auckland.
  7. He released his solo music album at the age of 14.
  8. He can play piano by ear.
  9. In October 2017, KJ had a car accident after he fell asleep while driving back to the hotel after a 16-hour workday.
  10. Follow him on Twitter and Instagram.

“Get such content directly in your inbox!”

Subscribe to our Newsletter

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here