|Birthdate:||February 9, 1992|
Avan Tudor Jogia (born February 9, 1992) is a Canadian actor, activist and director, who first came to prominence with his portrayal of Danny Araujo in the 2006 biographical television film A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story. After moving to the United States, he has since had significant roles in television series', such as Ben Stark in Caprica (2009–10), Beck Oliver in Victorious (2010–13), Danny Desai in Twisted (2013–14), and Pharaoh Tutankhamun in the miniseries Tut (2015). Jogia's numerous film credits, include Finding Hope Now (2010), Ten Thousand Saints (2015), and I Am Michael (2015). In 2011, he co-founded the LGBT online organization Straight But Not Narrow, which seeks to shape the viewpoints of teenagers and adults on matters pertaining to the LGBT community. Amongst Jogia's current projects, is the 2016 comedy film, The Outskirts and Last Teenagers of the Apocalypse, a web series he has directed.