Samantha Logan

Samantha Logan
Born
Samantha Jade Logan

(1996-10-27) October 27, 1996 (age 24)
NationalityAmerican
OccupationActress
Years active2009–present

Samantha Jade Logan (born October 27, 1996[2][3]) is an American actress. She is best known for her lead role as Olivia Baker in The CW series All American, Nina Jones in the second season of the Netflix series 13 Reasons Why, and Tia Stephens in the Freeform series The Fosters. Her other notable roles include Teen Wolf, Melissa & Joey, General Hospital and 666 Park Avenue.

Life and career

Logan was born in Boston, Massachusetts. She is of Irish and Trinidadian descent.[4] She attended the Professional Performing Arts School and Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School.[4] After appearing in an episode of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, she was cast in a series regular role opposite Vanessa Williams in the ABC drama series 666 Park Avenue playing the role of Nona Clark.[1][5] The series was canceled after one season in 2013. Logan later was cast in the ABC daytime soap opera General Hospital as Taylor DuBois.[6]

In 2014, Logan appeared in the comedy film Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day and had a recurring roles on ABC Family sitcom Melissa & Joey, and MTV teen drama Teen Wolf.[7] From 2014 to 2015, she had a recurring role as Tia Stephens in the ABC Family drama The Fosters. In 2015, Logan was regular cast member in the unaired ABC prime time soap opera Members Only and in 2016 guest starred on the 300th episode of NCIS. Also in 2016, Logan starred in the NBC soap opera pilot Cruel Intentions.[8]

In 2018, Logan had a recurring role in the Netflix teen drama series 13 Reasons Why and later began starring in The CW sports drama series All American.[9]

Filmography

Film
YearTitleRoleNotes
2011DetachmentSpitting Daughter
2014Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad DayHeather
2019PolaroidKasey
2020The Empty ManDavara Walsh
Television
YearTitleRoleNotes
2009Gossip GirlLittle Girl #2Episode: "Enough About Eve"
2011Law & Order: Special Victims UnitLolaEpisode: "Blood Brothers"
2012–2013666 Park AvenueNona Clark7 episodes
2013General HospitalTaylor DuBois13 episodes
2014Melissa & JoeyStella4 episodes
Teen WolfViolet3 episodes
2014–2015The FostersTia Stephens7 episodes
2015Members OnlyImani RogersUnaired TV series
Studio CityEmmaPilot
2016Comedy Bang! Bang!JadeEpisode: "Blue Flannel Shirt"
NCISRiley DavisEpisode: "Scope"
Cruel IntentionsCassidyPilot
201813 Reasons WhyNina JonesRecurring role, 13 episodes
2018–presentAll AmericanOlivia BakerMain Role
Music videos
YearTitlePerformerRef.
2021"Heartbreak Anniversary"Giveon[10]
2021""

References

  1. ^ a b Nona Clark Played by Samantha Logan Archived September 20, 2012, at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ "Chance & Samantha Logan". YouTube. November 27, 2012. Retrieved December 1, 2012.
  3. ^ "Twitter / samanthalogan: #yum chocolate cake whipped". Twitter.com. Retrieved December 1, 2012.
  4. ^ a b Hanson-Firestone, Dana (November 15, 2019). "10 Things You Didn't Know About Samantha Logan". TVOvermind.
  5. ^ Samantha Jade Logan, 666 Park Ave, TV Guide
  6. ^ "Exclusive GH Casting: Meet Felix's Little Sister!". Soaps In Depth. Bauer Media Group. May 15, 2013. Retrieved May 15, 2013.
  7. ^ Dorsi, Jenna (July 16, 2014). "Ex-General Hospital Vixen Samantha Logan Dishes Playing Teen Wolf Assassin". Daytime Confidential. Retrieved July 20, 2014.
  8. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (February 23, 2016). "'Cruel Intentions': Taylor John Smith Set As the Male Lead, Samantha Logan Cast".
  9. ^ Halterman, Jim. "'All American' Star Samantha Logan on Olivia's Secret & 'Steamy' Love Triangle". TV Insider.
  10. ^ Okon, Wongo (March 12, 2021). "Giveon's Grieving 'Heartbreak Anniversary' Video Arrives With His Lustful New Single, 'All To Me". Uproxx. Retrieved April 1, 2021.

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