Logan Henderson

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Logan Henderson

Logan Henderson performing with Big Time Rush at Herald Square in New York City on August 15, 2010
Background information
Born1989 (age 23–24)[1][2]
North Richland Hills, Texas, U.S.
OccupationsActor, singer-songwriter
InstrumentsVocals, guitar, piano
Years active2009–present
LabelsColumbia Records (2009-present)
Associated actsBig Time Rush
 
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Logan Henderson

Logan Henderson performing with Big Time Rush at Herald Square in New York City on August 15, 2010
Background information
Born1989 (age 23–24)[1][2]
North Richland Hills, Texas, U.S.
OccupationsActor, singer-songwriter
InstrumentsVocals, guitar, piano
Years active2009–present
LabelsColumbia Records (2009-present)
Associated actsBig Time Rush

Logan Henderson (born 1989) is an American actor and singer-songwriter. He is best known for his starring role as Logan Mitchell on the Nickelodeon series, Big Time Rush, as well as being a member of the Big Time Rush band itself. He, along with the band, have won and been nominated for multiple awards over the past few years. He also has been part of other t.v shows other than Big Time Rush.

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Career

Acting

Henderson was born and raised in Texas. He had a small role as a bully on the television program Friday Night Lights[3] before moving to California at the age of 18, to pursue his acting career.[2] Henderson's breakthrough role was Big Time Rush.[2][1][4] He plays Logan Mitchell, the person who is always getting the group out of trouble. Henderson and the rest of Big Time Rush made an appearance at the 2010 and 2012 Kids' Choice Awards and performed at the 2011 Kids' Choice Awards. He also appeared in an episode of BrainSurge during the week of April 18–22, 2011. Henderson and Big Time Rush made a guest appearance on Figure It Out sometime in June 2012.

Music

Henderson signed with Sony Music Entertainment and Columbia Records as a part of Big Time Rush in 2009. After releasing four promotional singles including "Big Time Rush", "City Is Ours", "Halfway There", and "Til I Forget About You" the group released their debut album B.T.R. on October 11, 2010. Henderson co-wrote on the song "Oh Yeah" off of B.T.R.. The album peaked at number 3 on the Billboard 200, and at #1 on the iTunes digital albums list. It was later certified Gold in the U.S. and Mexico. They released their second album Elevate on November 21, 2011. Henderson co-wrote "Time of Our Life" with Nicholas "Ras" Furlong. In addition, Henderson was able to co-write three songs off Elevate including "Music Sounds Better With U", "Love Me Love Me " and "Superstar".

Filmography

Television/Films
YearShowRoleNotes
2009Friday Night LightsBully #2Cameo
2009–PresentBig Time RushLogan MitchellMain Role
2011Brain SurgeHimselfEpisode: "April 22, 2011"
2011Nick NewsHimselfEpisode: "Lies We Tell In Middle School"
2011Hand aufs HerzHimselfGerman telenovela on sixx
2012How to RockHimselfEpisode: "How to Rock: An Election"
2012Big Time MovieLogan MitchellMain Role
2012Figure It OutHimselfRecurring panelist alongside band members James Maslow, Carlos Pena, Jr. and Kendall Schmidt

References

  1. ^ a b Martin, Denise (November 22, 2009). "Child's Play". Los Angeles Times. http://articles.latimes.com/2009/nov/22/entertainment/la-ca-kids-celebrity22-2009nov22. Retrieved November 12, 2011.
  2. ^ a b c Atlas, Darla. "Texas Actor Joins 'Big Time Rush' Debut." Dallas Morning News. January 18, 2010.
  3. ^ Blair, Iain. "Big Time Rush." Daily Variety. December 4, 2009.
  4. ^ Martin, Denise. "'Big Time Rush' Is A Little Bit 'Entourage,' A Little Bit 'Monkees'." Boston Globe. November 26, 2009.

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