Logan Marshall-Green

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - View original article

Logan Marshall-Green
Born(1976-11-01) November 1, 1976 (age 37)
Charleston, South Carolina, U.S.
Years active2003–present
Jump to: navigation, search
Logan Marshall-Green
Born(1976-11-01) November 1, 1976 (age 37)
Charleston, South Carolina, U.S.
Years active2003–present

Logan Marshall-Green (born November 1, 1976) is an American actor. He is known for his roles in the television series 24, The O.C., Traveler, and Dark Blue, and as Charlie Holloway in the 2012 Ridley Scott film Prometheus.

Early life[edit]

Marshall-Green was born in Charleston, South Carolina and raised by his mother, Lowry Marshall, in Cranston, Rhode Island. He has a twin brother named Taylor. They both attended Barrington High School (Barrington, Rhode Island) for a period of time in the early 1990s.

Marshall-Green did his undergraduate studies at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, where he also wrote for the school newspaper, The Daily Beacon, as an entertainment writer covering the bar, music, and theater scene. He attended the National Theater Institute in Waterford, Connecticut and then went on to earn his Master's in Fine Arts from New York University's Graduate Acting Program at the Tisch School of the Arts.[1]

Acting career[edit]

Marshall-Green appeared in both Law & Order: Special Victims Unit in 2003 and Law & Order in 2004, before landing recurring roles on Fox's The O.C. and 24.[2]

Marshall-Green received a Drama Desk Award for his performance in Neil LaBute's play The Distance from Here in 2004. In 2005 he performed in three separate productions: in June he played an anthropomorphic shark in Adam Bock's Swimming in the Shallows; in August he appeared as Bo Decker in a production of William Inge's classic Bus Stop; and in December he was Beethoven in the Peanuts spoof Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead.[3] In 2007, he was cast as the villainous Edmund in the Public Theater production of King Lear starring Kevin Kline in the title role and directed by James Lapine.

In 2005, Marshall-Green appeared in the film Alchemy. That same year he also appeared in the Miramax film The Great Raid.

Marshall-Green portrayed Tyler Fog in the 2007 ABC series Traveler. He appeared as Paco in the 2007 film Across the Universe.

Marshall-Green featured as Dean Bendis, an undercover police officer, in a black ops group of the LAPD headed by Dylan McDermott in the TNT series Dark Blue. He also worked alongside Richard Gere, Ethan Hawke, Don Cheadle, and Wesley Snipes in the 2010 criminal drama Brooklyn's Finest directed by Antoine Fuqua. He played Melvin Panton, a young rookie cop who disagrees with the ways of Richard Gere's character a soon to be retired cop Eddie. Marshall-Green played one of the leads in the Universal Pictures thriller film Devil.[4]

Marshall-Green appeared in the Ridley Scott film Prometheus as Holloway, a crew member aboard Prometheus.[5]


2004Kindness of Strangers, TheThe Kindness of StrangersRayShort film
2005Great Raid, TheThe Great RaidLt. Paul Colvin
2007Across the UniversePaco
2009Brooklyn's FinestMelvin Panton
2010DevilMechanic (Anthony "Tony" Janekowski)
2012PrometheusCharlie Holloway
2013As I Lay DyingJewel
2013Cold Comes the NightBilly
2014Madame BovaryThe MarquisIn post-production
2014Black Dog, Red DogStephenIn post-production
2015Invitation, TheThe InvitationWillIn post-production
2003Law & Order: Special Victims UnitMitch Wilkens, aka Max Van HornEpisode: "Soulless"
2004Law & OrderKyle MellorsEpisode: "Evil Breeds"
200524Richard Heller6 episodes
2005O.C., TheThe O.C.Trey Atwood9 episodes
2007TravelerTyler FogMain cast; 8 episodes
2009–2010Dark BlueDean BendisMain cast; 20 episodes


  1. ^ "NYU Graduate Acting Alumni". 2011. Retrieved December 1, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Theater News Interview". Theatermania.com. July 7, 2005. Retrieved June 11, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Theater News Review of ''Swimming in the Shallows''". Theatermania.com. June 29, 2005. Retrieved June 11, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Universal Debuts One Devil of a Trailer". Dreadcentral.com. July 13, 2010. Retrieved June 11, 2012. 
  5. ^ "Prometheus Movie Image". 

External links[edit]