Logan Phillip Henderson (born September 14, 1989) is an American actor and singer. He is best known for his 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.

Early life

Henderson was born and raised in North Richland Hills, Texas. He had a role as "Teenage Boy #2" on the television program Friday Night Lights before moving to California at the age of 18, to pursue an acting career.


Henderson's breakthrough role was Big Time Rush. 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 2013 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.

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 co-wrote three songs off Elevate including "Music Sounds Better With U", "Love Me Love Me" and "Superstar". The band's third album, 24/Seven was released on June 11, 2013. Henderson co-wrote many of the songs on this album as well, including the title track "24/Seven".


Television roles
2009Friday Night LightsTeenage Boy #2Episode: "Who Do You Think You Are? " (cameo)
2009–13Big Time RushLogan MitchellMain role, 75 episodes
2010Big Time ConcertLogan MitchellTelevision movie; main role
2011Brain SurgeHimselfEpisode: "April 22, 2011"
2011Nick NewsHimselfEpisode: "Lies We Tell In Middle School"
2011Hand aufs HerzHimselfGerman telenovela on sixx
2011Big Time Beach PartyLogan MitchellTelevision movie; main role
2012How to RockHimselfEpisode: "How to Rock an Election"
2012Big Time MovieLogan MitchellTelevision movie; main role
2012Figure It OutHimselfRecurring panelist
2013Marvin MarvinHimselfEpisode: "Big Time Marvin"
2015The Penguins of MadagascarLogan the BeaverEpisode: "Tunnel of Love"; voice role