KJ Apa’s full name is Keneti James Fitzgerald Apa. KJ Apa was born on June 17, 1997, in Auckland, North Island, New Zealand. Apa’s father Keneti Apa is a chief of his village Samoa. Apa’s mother Tessa Apa is European New Zealander.
New Zealand star’s life
KJ Apa is the youngest in his family and he has two older sisters Ari Apa and Tiména Apa. Before starting his acting career he went to the King’s College in Auckland.
KJ Apa is a New Zealand based actor, singer and musician. He started his acting career after college. Apart from being a talented actor, he is also a singer and a very talented one as he has many songs under his belt. When he was only fourteen years old he released his first music album.
Apa is a family guy and he loves his mother and elder sister a lot. He shares a tight bond with them and Apa has tattooed their name on his shoulder.
Apa’s Net Worth
Apa is a famous Kiwi star who is loved by every teenage girl. Alongside starring in his worldwide famous role of Archie Andrews he has also given many hit movies.
Thanks to all his work he is a rich celebrity. KJ Apa’s Net Worth is $4 Million.
KJ Apa’s acting career is very short but he has given many hit and memorable roles. Let’s break down all his roles in movies and television series. KJ made his television debut in the main role of Kane Jenkins in New Zealand prime-time soap opera show ‘Shortland Street’. After that, the 23 years old star was able to win a role of Archie Andrews in American teen-drama television series ‘Riverdale’. Thanks to his role in this CW drama series he became one of the notable names in the entertainment industry.
In 2016 he played the role of Jake in six episodes in series ‘The Cul de Sac’.
If we talk about movies then he made his film debut through ‘A Dog’s Purpose’ in the year 2017. In this movie, he played the role of Teenage Ethan Montgomery. Then in 2018, he starred in the role of Chris in the movie ‘The Hate U Give’. In 2019 he continued starring in movies and starred in the role of Griffin Hourigan in the Netflix film ‘The Last Summer’.
In 2020 he gave was a part of three movies that include the biological romantic drama film ‘I Still Believe’.
Later he was starred in the role of Niko in ‘Dead Reckoning’ and later in the thriller film ‘Songbird’. His last movie Songbird was inspired from the ongoing pandemic.
He also earns from endorsement deals. In 2018 he was able to get a deal with Fossil for the ‘Fossil Q Gen 4 Smartwatch’.
In 2018 according to entertainment publication ‘Variety’, he was getting a salary of $40,000 per episode for playing the role of Archie in Riverdale series. So thanks to the hit show he was able to earn so much wealth and his Net Worth is $4 Million.
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