Avan Jogia
Gender: Male
Age: 22
Born: February 9, 1992
Occupation: Actor, singer, dancer
Years Active: 2006-present

Avan Jogia is a close friend of Elizabeth Gillies'. They both starred in the TV show Victorious.

They often tweet each other and occasionally do WeAreStoopKid videos together, such as Beck and Jade Do Car Rides. Their most recent video together was Beck and Jade Do Car Rides' School Zone, which was uploaded in September of 2012.

Their pairing name is called Elavan.


  • In an interview, Avan said that he and Liz went to see the movie Black Swan. He had also said that she is the person that he sees movies with most often. When he was asked if it was like a date, he laughed nervously and hesitated for a while before saying it was "like a friend."
  • In that same interview, Avan jokingly said that he and Matt used to date. Later, the interviewer asked "So you and Liz are like you and Matt?" Avan said yes and then realized what he said and laughed.
  • Avan has constantly mentioned Liz in many of his interviews.
  • In one interview he said that Liz was very funny and down to earth. Also, he says their friendship enables them to try new things with their characters.
  • Avan said that he has a nickname for Liz: LizMcGills.
  • Avan said in an interview that its fun playing Beck because he gets to boss around Liz.
  • At the KCA'S 2011, Avan has his arm over Liz's (and Ariana Grande's).
  • In an interview, Liz said that Avan was a flirt, indicating that he flirts with her.
  • In that same interview Avan said that Liz isn't nearly as mean as she looks.
  • Liz tweeted multiple times that Avan had taken pictures of her on set.
  • Liz has mentioned that Avan and her are very close friends.
  • In the Freak the Freak Out table read, Avan hugged Liz and kissed her head, they were both smiling.
  • On Ustream, Liz jokingly said Avan was a bad kisser but said she was kidding, indicating that she thinks Avan is a good kisser.
  • In one of Dan Schneiders's videos, Liz touched Avan's abs.
  • There are pictures where they are really close. In one, she is sitting on his lap.
  • Liz said that Avan was the kind of person that would start dancing randomly.
  • In an interview with Tiger Beat magazine she said that her and Avan were really close in real life and she said they can talk about anything.
  • Avan tweeted about Liz's rendition of Jealous Guy, saying "My unbelievably talented friend and colleague has a touching rendition of Jealous Guy. Check it out." Liz replied saying "You're such an angel. Thankya darlin :)" and then retweeted his post.
  • On the behind the scenes of the "Beggin' on Your Knees" music video, Avan and Liz are seen together in some scenes. Ariana is playing a carnival game and you can see Liz shouting something with Avan patting her back. Avan, Liz and Victoria get interviewed and the 3 are close together. Liz finishes Avan's sentence in this clip when he can't get out what he's trying to say.
  • In this video, Liz's hand is on Avan's shoulder, and Avan keeps putting his arm tightly around her waist. He holds her waist like couples do.
  • Liz and Avan were seen sitting next to each other at the KCA's.
  • In a video where the cast was rehearsing, Liz was jokingly telling to point at her, Avan was first to do so and wiped her forehead afterwards.
  • Avan tweeted a video to Liz of Beck and Jade.
  • In a video showing the iCarly and Victorious casts' trip to Graceland, there is a scene where Liz is snapping a picture, and after she does, Avan leans down to whisper in her ear.
  • In the Walmart Soundcheck concert, there is a photo of the cast and Liz kisses Avan on the cheek on the left.
  • In the "I Want You Back" music video, it shows the cast posing for a picture, and Liz is leaning on Avan and has her head resting on his shoulder.
  • At the end of the "I Want You Back" music video, Avan touches Liz's arm. She turns to see what he wants but Ariana grabs his arm and pulls him to her.
  • In one picture of the cast, Liz's arm is resting on Avan's shoulder and he was holding her very close to him and has his arm around her waist tightly.
  • During the big Victorious Flash Mob, Avan and Elizabeth can mostly be seen dancing near each other.
  • During an interview, Liz said seeing her fans wait in line to see her (not knowing that they're going to surprise them) feels awful, and Avan started stroking Liz's hair and told her it was okay.
  • There is a video of the whole cast at an event, and if you look very closely, Avan puts his hand on Liz's shoulder and then moves it to her back.
  • Liz kisses Avan on the cheek in a behind the scenes video from the "I Want You Back" live performance.
  • Daniella called Liz over to show the interviewer a dance move they made up, and Liz came over with Avan, then handed him her phone.
  • In another interview at the flash mob, Liz looked down Avan's shirt.
  • At the flash mob, the whole cast did most of their interviews alone. However, Liz and Avan had mulitple interviews together, meaning they could have been hanging out together the whole time.
  • They did a freestyle rap together, and Liz said that Avan is a "really cool dude."
  • Avan said in an interview about on-screen kisses that kissing scenes are work but they're fun, and he does almost all his kissing scenes with Liz.
  • Avan tweeted/posted on Facebook that Liz is better at rapping than he is.
  • There was an update on Avan's twitter/Facebook that said "Hi - Liz." This probably means that Liz logged onto Avan's account, or he left it open and she used his computer/phone.
  • In an interview, Liz said that she and Avan have a really good time playing boyfriend and girlfriend on the show.
  • Avan and Liz did an interview together at the Halo awards. They stood close to each other the whole time and kept looking at each other throughout the interview.
  • During that interview, the interviewer talked about Jade possibly going out with a guy who had her personality type, but Liz started stroking Avan's face and he smiled at her.
  • They were asked if Beck and Jade would be breaking up, and Liz seemed shocked and asked why he would want them to break up.
  • They talked about Halloween and kept referring to themselves as "we" instead of just "I."
  • They posed for a picture at the Halo awards in which Liz's head is on Avan's shoulder.
  • Liz did a breast cast to raise money for breast cancer research, and Avan said it looks really cool.
  • In this video, Avan and Liz are sitting next to each other and Avan has his arm around the back of the chair Liz is sitting in.
  • Avan and Liz did an interview together in this video and spoke about the Beck and Jade relationship and about the show's new video game. Avan had his arm around Liz for a lot of the interview, and also touched her arm once.
  • They sat next to each other at the 2011 Teen Nick Halo Awards.
  • In the music video of the 2011 Nickelodeon Christmas song (Holiday Jingle from Nickelodeon), Liz sings "We're snuggled up together like two birds of a feather would be" and Avan has his arm around Liz shoulders and she is holding his hand.
  • On Avan's formspring, someone asked him if he ever been victimized by Regina George and he answered that he had the feeling that Liz Gillies asked that.
  • In this interview the cast has to rate each other's flirting skills. Liz says Avan is good at flirting and rates him an 8.5. She says he will act romantic and sweet and touch your hand. Avan rates Liz a 9 and jokingly says her flirting style borderlines on abusive. Liz says "we both have different ways of flirting" and they keep smiling at each other.
  • in the Victorious Big help video by bop and tiger beat (@ around 1:43) Liz grabs Avan's arm and doesn't let go for a little while and they laugh together.
  • In this Video Liz and Avan are acting like parents to Matt, saying "You're grounded," and Avan starts to back Liz up when Matt starts to raise his voice at her (but raising his voice as in playing around).
  • In this Video Liz and Avan do an interview for Fanlala, they stood close together and he had his arm around her and she holds the microphone for him.
  • In this video, Liz attacks Eric Lange, and Avan helps.
  • In a new video posted by WeAreStoopKid, called Angry Matt: Makeup, Matt is hiding under Liz's chair and Avan is recording, dropping less than subtle hints that Matt is under the chair. When she eventually cathches him, both her and Avan scold him, act like parents to him, and punish him in a very cute way.
  • In the music video "Make it in America", Avan took Liz's hand and lead her to the party around 1:59 and they danced together throughout the video.
  • In this video, around 1:36, Liz and Avan are seen so close and dancing together.
  • In this video Liz whispers something to Avan then they both carry Matt away.
  • In a live chat Liz said Avan faked proposed to her in a movie theatre in front of a huge audience.
  • Avan tweeted: Wait the other person was @LizGillies? Well played Gillies... Well played.
  • An extra who worked on Tori saves Beck and Jade said in an interview that Liz and Avan are 'VERY close friends' and that they 'hugged a bunch' and 'talked a lot'.
  • In this video, Liz and Avan (also Ariana and Matt) hug and hold on to each other then slowly collapse on the floor.
  • Avan tweeted Liz a picture of a llama, knowing her love for her llamas.


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