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KJ Apa, an actor, is best referred to for his job as Archie Andrew in the CW TV Show, Riverdale. He is likewise known for his acting in the wistful film, A Dog’s Purpose, depicting the job of Ethan Montgomery. He won the award for Breakthrough Performance in 2017 by Saturn Awards. With his rising popularity, KJ has amassed around 10.6 million followers on his Instagram account.
KJ was born in Auckland, New Zealand on 17th June 1997 as Keneti James Fitzgerald. He holds New Zealand nationality and part of mixed ethnicity with Scottish, English, and Samoan. His birth sign is Gemini. Keneti Apa and Tessa Callander gave birth to this talented young man.
|Real Name||Keneti James Fitzgerald|
|Birthday||17th June 1997|
|Birthplace||Auckland, New Zealand|
|Parents||Keneti Apa and Tessa Callander|
|Dating/Girlfriend||Corinne Isherwood (rumored)|
|Net Worth||$3 million|
Net Worth, Salary, and Income
Since 2013, KJ began his career in acting with the cast of Soap Opera of New Zealand, Shortland Street. After this, he played numerous small roles helping him getting more acknowledgment in the acting profession. In the wake of moving to the United States, KJ was busy with his smaller jobs in movies. However, he got a monstrous accomplishment from his career playing the character of Archie in the hit TV Series, Riverdale.
In the TV Series, Riverdale, KJ has become part of the family with that series which can be seen on his Instagram account. On 14th August 2018, he imparted a photo to his co-on-screen character Cole Sprouse complimenting him for winning the award of best Teen Choice Award. As of now, KJ is occupied with his third edition of Riverdale and uploaded a picture on 5th September 2018 rehearsing for the new version of the Show.
Likewise, KJ made an appearance on celebrity red carpet for the debut of his motion picture, “The Hate U Give” yet his looks were exceedingly condemned by few of his fans. With all these works, KJ has a net worth of around $3 million.
Dating, Girlfriend, or Married?
KJ is seen romancing with his co-actresses on-screen. His fans love his chemistry with both primary characters of Riverdale, i.e., Betty and Veronica. Betty plays the role of Lili Reinhart, who appear to be great together on-screen. That made the fans suspicious about their relationship. However, Lili responded on Tumblr post expressing that they are not dating and why individuals were so fixated on her own life.
However, KJ is close to Corinne Isherwood, a 16-year-old Canadian model and basketball player. Since November 2017, the couple started dating and is regularly snapped together at gatherings and getaways. Notwithstanding, KJ himself denied every one of the bits of gossip about his dating a 16-year-old and affirmed that he is single.
Family, Siblings, and Parents
KJ was born and raised as Keneti James Fitzgerald Apa in the capital city of New Zealand, Auckland. Keneti Apa and Tessa Callander raised this talented young man. KJ completed his high schooling from King’s College, Auckland. Aside from this, he has not uncovered anything about his own life and continued everything under the carpet.
Body Measurements: Height and Weight
KJ stands tall with a height of 5 feet and 9 inches and weighs around 73 kilos. With his great physique, he has enchanted a lot of his female followers.