Avan Jogia

Avan Jogia

actor, director, writer, producer

Born February 9, 1992 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Vancouver native, Avan Jogia landed his first acting role as Danny Araujo on the award-winning TV movie drama A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story (2006), directed by Oscar nominee Agnieszka Holland. Jogia followed up with a recurring role on the SyFy Channel hit series Caprica (2009) as well as becoming series regular role the CW's Aliens in America (2007). Recently receiving notice amongst a wide audience with his lead role as Beck on Nickelodeon's Emmy nominated series Victorious (2010), Avan can now be seen as Danny Desai on ABC Family's Twisted (2013). Having a special interest in youth human rights and equality, Avan lends his support to many charitable organizations: as a Peace First Ambassador for Peacefirst.org, host of the PBS series "Reel Works," and founder of the national charitable organization Straight But Not Narrow.

Filmography

Connections

  • Kylie Bunbury

    Kylie Bunbury

  • Maddie Hasson

    Maddie Hasson

  • Ashton Moio

    Ashton Moio

  • Karley Sciortino

    Karley Sciortino

  • Gregg Araki

    Gregg Araki

Genres

  • Thriller
  • Action & Adventure
  • Comedy
  • Horror
  • Music Videos & Concerts
  • Fantasy
  • Drama
  • Romance
  • Children & Family
  • Musical