Watch: Trailer for New Movie ‘The Hate U Give’ Starring KJ Apa

Watch: Trailer for New Movie ‘The Hate U Give’ Starring KJ Apa

KJ Apa is coming soon to a theater near you!

The 21-year-old “Riverdale” actor (who plays fan-favorite Archie Andrews in The CW’s teen mystery-drama) is set to appear alongside Amandla Stenberg in new movie “The Hate U Give,” and we can’t wait to see him shine on the big screen.

Based on the critically acclaimed New York Times bestseller, the upcoming flick follows Starr Carter (played by Amandla) who finds her voice and stands up for what she believes in after witnessing the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend at the hands of a police officer. Catch the trailer below and the rest of the inspiring movie, premiering October 19th:

“So stoked to be a part of this important story. Don’t miss,” KJ wrote on Instagram.

In case you missed it, “The Hate You Give” isn’t the only project KJ’s excited to show fans! He recently teased “Riverdale” season three.

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