Whether you’ve been a fan of Avan Jogia since he played Beck in Victorious or if you’re a more recent fan and discovered him through his recent films such as Zombieland 2 you’ve come to the right place. Simply continue reading to discover the star scoop on Avan Jogia.
Avan Jogia Beck:
One of Jogia’s break out roles was his role as Beck on the Nickelodeon show Victorious which also starred Victoria Justice, Elizabeth Gilles and pop sensation Ariana Grande. Victorious was centered around the lives of a group of talented actors and singers at the prestigious creative arts school, Hollywood Arts High. In the series Beck dated Jade but was also a romantic interest of many of the other young ladies at Hollywood Arts. Including the star of the show, Tori Vega who was played by Victoria Justice.
He used to be engaged to a famous actress:
At one point in time Jogia was engaged to his long term girlfriend Zoey Deutch, however after 5 years of dating, the pair decided to call it quits. However, that didn’t stop the former flames from starring in a film together, Zombieland 2. Which also starred Emma Stone, Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, Rosario Dawson and Abigail Breslin. In the film, the former fiances also had to lock lips with each other.
He has been cast in Netflix’s first interactive rom com:
Avan Jogia has been cast as one of the lead actors in Netflix’s very first interactive rom com. The film which is named Choose Love, also stars Laura Marano, Scott Michael Foster and Jordi Webber. What makes Choose Love unique is that Netflix viewers will get to decide some of the critical choices which Laura Marano’s character, an engineer named Cami makes in her quest to find love and to find herself.
In the new film, Avan Jogia will play a good looking British Rock star who walks right into Cami’s studio and makes a huge impression on her. While her other love interests include her long term boyfriend Paul as well as Jack, her first love and the one that got away. So if you’re an Avan Jogia fan, you may want to steer the plot of Choose Love, so that Cami will pursue Jogia’s character as her primary love interest.
Avan Jogia Beck interview:
In an early interview, Jogia revealed that he had no idea that Victorious would blow up and would be a huge success and that at the time he was shocked when he became a household name.
He is mixed race:
You may be surprised to learn that Jogia is of mixed race. One of Jogia’s parents is of Indian descent and the other has English and Irish heritage. Jogia is so passionate about his background and experiences as a mixed race child that he wrote a book Mixed Feelings: Poems & Stories which was inspired by his own experiences.
So if you’re a huge Avan Jogia fan hopefully you’ve discovered at least one new fact about his career. As Jogia’s star power is only set to rise with his casting in a big budget Netflix film.