Avan Jogia or Avan Tudor Jogia (born February 9, 1992) is a Canadian actor and singer best known for playing Beck Oliver on Victorious. Although he is from Vancouver, he spends most of his time between Vancouver and Los Angeles.
Jogia's first break came in 2006, when he played Danny Araujo in A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story, directed by Oscar nominee Agnieszka Holland. He appeared in The CW TV series Aliens in America as the character Sam. In 2008, he appeared as Champ on Gym Teacher: The Movie and Tajid in Spectacular, both for the Nickelodeon network. Jogia also portrays Ben Stark in the TV series Caprica a spin-off of Battlestar Galactica on the Sci Fi Channel. Jogia portrays character Beck Oliver in the hit television program Victorious In the show he dates Elizabeth Gillies's character Jade West, the bad girl of the show. The show premiered in March 2010. His upcoming new movie, Finding Hope Now is set to be released in 2010. He will also appear in the webshow series iCarly as Beck Oliver in an upcoming iCarly movie, iParty with Victorious which airs on June 10, 2011.