Avan Jogia
Canadian actor
Avan Jogia
Avan Tudor Jogia was a Canadian actor best known for playing Beck Oliver on Victorious.
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Ariana Grande Nominated For 4 Teen Choice Awards!
Huffington Post - over 3 years
After waiting through the first and second wave of Teen Choice Award nominations, the third (and final) round of nominees have finally been announced. We spy some of our favorite names on the latest list, like Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus, Jake T. Austin and of course, T-Swift. You can watch the award show on Sunday, Aug. 11, at 8:00 p.m. ET on Fox. Check out the new nominees and categories below. For the full list of nominees head over to the official website for the Teen Choice Awards. Will you be tuning in next month to watch the TCAs? Which nominees do you want to go home as winners? Tell us in the comments or tweet at @HuffPostTeen. Choice Summer Movie: Action "Man of Steel" "Fast & Furious 6" "Pacific Rim" "White House Down" "World War Z" Choice Summer Movie: Comedy "Despicable Me 2" "Grown Ups 2" "Monsters University" "The Heat" "The Internship" Choice Summer Movie Star: Male Henry Cavill, "Man of Steel" Johnny Depp, "The Lone Ranger" Dwa ...
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Avan Jogia Gets 'Twisted' As This Week's Hump Day Hottie
MTV News - over 3 years
Avan Jogia is not a bad looking guy, even if he's currently playing a really bad boy on ABC Family's new series "Twisted." Sure, he might actually be twisted on the show, but he is just so easy on the eyes that we’re almost willing to forgive the actor behind the role for inhabiting it so well. Also, that's why he's this week's Hump Day Hottie. Check out this dreamy photo of Avan, and keep reading for more details about him! Vital stats: 21-year-old Avan grew up in British Columbia, Canada. (Happy belated Canada Day!) The Vancouver native eventually left school to pursue acting full time. A gamble that has clearly paid off for him. Where you might have already seen him: Avan has built up quite the resume with roles in several TV shows including “Aliens In America,” “Caprica” and “Victorious.” He’s also appeared in flicks including “Spectacular!” and “Rags.” Why you should take notice of him now: He is now the star of the latest ABC Family soap, “Twisted.” And, just like i ...
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'Twisted' Recap: Sleepovers, Soccer and Sociopaths
Buddy TV - over 3 years
This week on Twisted, Danny gets creepier by the second, Jo and Lacy try to mend the friend wound and Mrs. Desai uncovers Danny's dark treasures. Avan Jogia really is twisted in this new series. Am I the only one who misses Beck from ViCTORiOUS? Episode 4 of the first season of Twisted, "Sleeping with the Frenemy," gets heated. Danny and Jo try to spruce up their social lives while Rico struggles to bypass his raging fear of normal social interactions. Danny gets Archie's blood boiling when he joins the soccer team and dips his feet into the waters of the Acceptance pool. If Archie and Danny don't start coming to terms with their new teammate status, the soccer team could crumble. The horror!
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OK! Exclusive: Avan Jogia of 'Twisted' Talks Sociopaths and Yeezus
Ok Magazine - over 3 years
Do you sometimes feel like you missed the Pretty Little Liars boat? Just me? That show seems super complicated and it's way too late to start now. That's why I'm all over ABC Family's newest smash show, Twisted. It's got the same creepy thrill and murder mystery, but with a really hot lead actor: Avan Jogia. OK! Loves: Learn all about Avan Jogia! OKMagazine.com talked to Avan about other psychos in pop culture, his nonprofit organization for straight allies to the LGBT community, Straight But Not Narrow, and more. Tune in tonight to see him in action! OK!: How did you prepare for playing such a complicated character? How do you find the tone? Avan Jogia: It’s something that me, the writers, and producers talk about all the time—trying to discern where Danny stands. You have to make choices for a show like this, with so many questions. You have to make up your own answers, even if the writers don’t have those ideas yet. I did a lot of research into juvies, and the life in juvi ...
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Denise Richards Begs TV Son to Bond With Her on ABC Family's Twisted
US Magazine - over 3 years
Denise Richards is going dark in her return to TV. Appearing as Karen Desai on ABC Family's new drama Twisted, Richards plays the mom of a 16-year-old boy (Avan Jogia, Victorious) accused of murdering his aunt years earlier. When the series premieres June 11, Richards' Karen attempts to warm up to her son, Danny, once he returns home from a five-year stint in juvenile detention -- a task that for Karen is easier said than done. PHOTOS: Hollywood bad boys Attempting to make small talk with her son over old family photos, Karen can't help but get frustrated when Danny doesn't see her side of things. "I don't understand why you won't talk to me," Karen argues in the preview video clip above. "All I want to do is help you." "Is that why you brought me back to a town where everyone thinks I'm a teenage Ted Bundy," Danny shoots back, referring to the serial killer who famously murdered women and girls in the 1970s. Later, Karen is rendered nearly speechless when her son accuses h ...
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'Twisted' Premiere Photos: Can You Spot a Sociopath?
Buddy TV - almost 4 years
While Twisted had a special showing after the season three finale of Pretty Little Liars don't despair if you missed the premiere. The pilot airs again after Liars on Tuesday, June 11 at 9pm EST. The show centers around Danny (Avan Jogia), who returns to his hometown after a stint in juvie. But when another classmate shows up murdered the question lingers: can Danny be trusted? Will you rewatch or are you looking forward to seeing the first episode for the first time? Sound off in the comments!
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Josh Hutcherson Joins The NOH8 Campaign! (PHOTOS)
Huffington Post - almost 4 years
Josh Hutcherson isn't shy when it comes to his support for same-sex marriage and LGBT rights. "The Hunger Games" star recently posed along with the co-founders of Straight But Not Narrow -- a campaign he started that mainly targets straight males to positively influence their views on LGBT teens -- in a photo shoot for NOH8. The NOH8 campaign -- created by celebrity photographer Adam Bouska -- is an artistic social movement and form of silent protest in response to Proposition 8, the amendment passed in 2008 reversing same-sex marriage laws in California. SCROLL BELOW TO SEE PHOTOS. The photos of Hutcherson and his fellow co-founders -- Avan Jogia, Heather Wilk and Andre Pochon -- were posted on Straight But Not Narrow's Facebook page. In the video above, Hutcherson introduces the campaign's mission by poking fun and making light of the issue. "...[the campaign] hits close to home for me. I have a lot of gay friends in Los Angeles," Hutcherson told SamaritanMag.com ...
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'Pretty Little Liars' Season 4 Has A Premiere Date
Huffington Post - almost 4 years
"Pretty Little Liars" Season 4 has a premiere date! There may only be two episodes left of Season 3, but fans won't have to wait long for Season 4, which will premiere on Tuesday, June 11 at 8 p.m. on ABC Family. The new series "Twisted" will follow the Season 4 premiere of "Pretty Little Liars" on ABC Family. The upcoming show follows a charismatic 16-year-old with a troubled past (Avan Jogia) who has recently reconnected with his two best friends from childhood (Maddie Hasson and Kylie Bunbury). But when a fellow student is found dead in her home, he winds up being the prime suspect. Denise Richards also stars on "Twisted." "The Fosters," which is produced by Jennifer Lopez, premieres on Monday, June 3 at 9 p.m. after the hourlong series finale of "The Secret Life of the American Teenager." "Fosters" stars Teri Polo and Sherri Saum as two moms raising a multi-ethnic family mix of foster and biological kids, including "Wizards of Waverly Place" alum Jake T. Austin. ...
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ABC Family Orders J. Lo's Show About Lesbian Moms
Huffington Post - about 4 years
"Twisted" and "The Fosters" are joining ABC Family's lineup of original shows. The network ordered both pilots to series. "ABC Family is synonymous with groundbreaking storytelling and iconic characters," Michael Riley, president of ABC Family, said in a statement. "These new shows will bring the same depth, heart, close relationships and authenticity that our viewers have come to expect and, will pair nicely with our already established pop culture hits." "Twisted," a one-hour mystery, follows a 16-year-old with a troubled past who reconnects with his two best friends from childhood. However, it's not all happy reunions as the young man becomes the prime suspect in a murder when a student is found dead in her home. Avan Jogia stars opposite Maddie Hasson, Kylie Bunbury, Kimberly Quinn, Sam Robards, Ashton Moio and Denise Richards. "The Fosters" stars Teri Polo, Sherri Saum, Jake T. Austin, Hayden Byerly, David Lambert, Danny Nucci, Cierra Ramirez and Maia Mitchel ...
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A 'Lost' Reunion On 'Persion Of Interest'
Huffington Post - over 4 years
It's a "Lost" reunion! Mark Pellegrino, who played Jacob on the ABC drama, is heading to "Person of Interest," which stars fellow "Lost" alum Michael Emerson, who played Ben Linus on "Lost." "Person of Interest" creator Jonathan Nolan revealed the news during the show’s panel at New York Comic-Con, according to Entertainment Weekly, noting that Pellegrino will play the head of a publishing empire. Fellow "Lost" alumni Alan Dale and Ken Leung have previously appeared with Emerson on "Person of Interest." In other casting news... Another "Lost" alum is heading to "Parenthood." Emily Evan Rae, who played a young Kate Austen (Evangeline Lilly), has landed a multi-episode arc on "Parenthood." The young actress, whose little sister Savannah Paige Rae plas Sydney on the series, will have some interaction with Max (Max Burkholder) as a member of the student council. [TVLine] Denise Richards has a new gig. The actress will appear in the ABC Family drama pilot "Socio" as ...
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Avan Jogia Hosts Screening of ‘Bully’ Movie For 6,500 Middle Schoolers (EXCLUSIVE PHOTO)
American Superstar - almost 5 years
The Bully Project is unstoppable! Victorious star Avan Jogia has been an advocate for anti-bullying for quite some time, thanks in large part to to his campaign Straight But Not Narrow which focuses on gay youth, and hosted a screening of the much-talked about Bully movie in LA on Tuesday April 17. Held at LA Live’s...Read more»
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Chi aiuta gli adolescenti gay? - QueerBlog (Blog)
Google News - over 5 years
A Straight but not Narrow hanno aderito, tra gli altri, Avan Jogia, Josh Hutcherson e Cory Monteith. Al di là di testimonianze pubbliche di governanti e artisti di vario genere, cosa si è fatto, però? Non risulta ci siano progetti concreti nei settori
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Weekend Meme: Paula Deen Badmouthed, Ryan Rottman Is Straight But Not Narrow ... - AfterElton.com
Google News - over 5 years
But long before he booked that part, he'd already sat down to record a spot for his Victorious costar Avan Jogia's Straight But Not Narrow campaign. This riffs on the old Dennis Miller (back when he was a liberal) routine that if you'd just take the
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Ryan Rottman Joins Cory Monteith, Josh Hutcherson In Straight But Not Narrow PSA - On Top Magazine
Google News - over 5 years
In June, before it was known that Rottman would be taking on a gay role, he recorded a video for Avan Jogia's Straight But Not Narrow campaign. “There's a million reasons why you shouldn't be friends with someone except for them being gay,” Rottman
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Ryan Rottman Joins the Straight But Not Narrow Movement (VIDEO) - Celebuzz
Google News - over 5 years
Stars like Victorious' Avan Jogia, Josh Hutcherson and Cory Monteith have all showed their support of gay rights in the campaign's fun and informative PSA's and now Ryan Rottman has joined in! Best known for his role on Teen Nick's Gigantic,
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Cause Creative Space: The 2011 Do Something Awards! (PHOTOS) - Celebuzz
Google News - over 5 years
We teamed up with the folks behind Avan Jogia's Straight But Not Narrow campaign to give you an inside look at the Do Something Awards, airing on VH1 Thursday August 14. Do Something has one goal — getting young people to, well, DO SOMETHING!
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'Victorious' Walmart Soundcheck Is Released! - Celebuzz
Google News - over 5 years
Victoria Justice — joined by her fellow cast members like Avan Jogia and Ariana Grande — gave a special concert at the beginning of summer for some of their biggest fans. The show featured performances of the hit singles that are included in the
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If The “Victorious” Soundtrack Hits #1 On ITunes, The Cast Promises To Do ... - Nickutopia
Google News - over 5 years
Would you want to see Victoria Justice, Ariana Grande, Leon Thomas, Avan Jogia, Matt Bennett, Daniella Monet, and Elizabeth Gillies dressed up in suits and dresses and in Dan's pool? Do you have the album already? Which songs are your favorite?
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Jennette McCurdy Sings “The Big Bang Theory” Theme – Q&A With Nathan Kress On ... - Nickutopia
Google News - over 5 years
Last month, “iCarly” stars Jennette McCurdy and Nathan Kress and “Victorious” stars Daniella Monet, Leon Thomas, and Avan Jogia joined vacationers on a cruise of the Mediterranean on the Norwegian Epic cruise line. During the cruise, Jennette and
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