KJ Apa Height, Weight, Age, Wiki, Biography, Net Worth


New Zealand actor KJ Apa is well-known for starring as Archie Andrews in the American teen drama, Riverdale. Before shot to fame, the 20-year old actor has starred in the primetime soap opera Shortland Street and also in the comedy-drama film A Dog’s Purpose.


Birth Name

Keneti James Fitzgerald Apa


KJ Apa


Actor, Singer

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Apa was born on 16 June 1997 in Auckland, North Island, New Zealand.


He is currently 21 year sold.

Sun Sign



KJ Apa attended King’s College in Auckland and lost interest to enroll at college in order to further his acting career.


New Zealander


English, Scottish, Samoan


He has kept his personal life private.

Family Details

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

Marital Status



Physical Statistics


  • In feet – 5 feet 11 inches
  • In centimeters – 180 cm
  • In meters – 1.8 m


  • In Kilograms – 73 kg
  • In Pounds – 161 lbs

Body measurements

  • Measurements – 39-14.5-33
  • Chest – 39 inches
  • Biceps / Arms – 14.5 inches
  • Waist – 33 inches

Body Build


Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Shoe Size

He wears a size 11 (US) shoe.



Professional Statistics

Film Debut

In 2017, KJ Apa landed a role as teen Ethan in his debut film comedy drama A Dog’s Purpose.

Television Debut

Apa appeared as Kane Jenkins in the New Zealand prime-time soap opera Shortland Street between 2013 and 2015.

Singing Debut

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

Famous For

He attained immense popularity for playing the famous comic character Archie Andrews in the teen drama series, Riverdale.

KJ Apa Favorites

  • Favorite Grooming product – Kevin Murphy products
  • Favorite Cologne – Sean Jean or a Versace fragrance
  • Favorite Fashion Brands – Adidas, Working Style, AS Colour

KJ Apa Net worth

KJ Apa’s net worth is estimated at $0.5 million US dollars as of 2017. He currently resides in Los Angeles, California, United States.

Social Media Portfolio

His popularity can be attributed to his immense social media following who has over 4.5 million followers on Instagram and around 1 million followers on Twitter.

KJ Apa Facts

With no interest in acting and modeling, it was his mother who convinced him to sign up with the modeling agency and there after, this Auckland actor hasn’t turned his back. His popularity, reputation and net worth have only enhanced with every new projects.

To get the right shade of color for the Archie character, he had to spend ten hours in the gym.

While growing up, he used to play his guitar at the street corners near his home in Auckland.

He released his solo music album at the age of 14.

He can play piano by ear.

In October 2017, KJ had a car accident after he fell asleep while driving back to the hotel after a 16-hour workday.

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