Samantha Jade Logan is an American actress, dancer, and model. She is popularly known for her lead roles in the CW sports drama series All American, Teen Wolf, General Hospital, Melissa & Joey, and 666 Park Avenue. Samantha Logan was born on 27th October 1996. Here is her biography.

Name: Samantha Jade Logan

Nickname: Sammy

Date of Birth: October 27, 1996.

Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

Ethnicity: Trinidad-Irish

Nationality: American 

Occupation: Actress

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio

Early Life

Samantha Logan was born in Boston, Massachusetts, on October 27, 1996. She spent her early childhood in Boston before she relocated to Manhattan. At an early age, Samantha had a passion for acting. 

In pursuit of her passion, Samantha Logan persuaded her mother, Colleen Logan, to move from Boston, Massachusetts, to Manhattan, New York City. Samantha moved to Manhattan with her mother when she was age 10. On getting to Manhattan, Samantha Logan began booking live vocals, theater performances, and dance.

Family 

Samantha Jade Logan is of mixed race; she is of Irish descent and Trinidad descent. She got her Trinidadian ancestry from her father’s side and Irish ancestry from her mother’s side. Since Samantha’s parents got divorced, she was raised by her mother, Colleen Logan. Colleen Logan was supportive of her daughter’s career; she helped her achieve her dream by moving to Manhattan, New York City.

Education 

Samantha Logan attended the Professional Performing Arts School for musical theater. She also attended the Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School as a drama major.

Career

Samantha Jade Logan started her acting career at the age of 13. At the age of 25, the American actress had appeared in 19 movies and TV shows. Samantha’s first break came at age 13 when she appeared in the TV series Gossip Girl. She also appears in the 6th episode of the show’s 3rd season, Enough About Eve. 

In 2012, Samantha Jade Logan had her first big break when she appeared in the first season of ABC’s 666 Park Avenue. In the movie, Samantha Logan starred as Nona Clark, a 16-year-old independent girl with a mysterious psychic ability. Samantha Logan forms an unexpected friendship with Jane Van Veen (Rachael Taylor), the new co-managers of the Drake residential hotel. 

In 2013, Samantha Logan appeared in General Hospital, where she played Taylor DuBois. Also, in 2014, she had recurring roles in the ABC Family sitcom Melissa & Joey, where Logan starred as Stella. Samantha Logan also played the role of Violet in the fourth episode of the fourth season. The actress also played the role of Heather in the comedy film Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day. That same year till 2015, Logan had a recurring role as Tia Stephens in the ABC Family drama The Fosters.

From 2018 till the present,  Samantha Logan played a recurring role in the Netflix teen drama series 13 Reasons Why. She was featured as Nina Jones, a close friend of Jessica Davis (Alisha Boe). Samantha Jade Logan plays Nina Jones recurring role in the second season of the show. 

Recently, Samantha Logan played the role of Olivia Baker in the All American TV series as a teenage girl trying to overcome personal struggles to create a brighter future for herself.

Film

2011: Detachment as Spitting Daughter

2014:  Featured as Heather in Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.  

2019: Polaroid as Kasey    

2020: The Empty Man as Davara Walsh

Television

2009: Gossip Girl as Little Girl 

2011: Law & Order: Special Victims Unit as Lola    

2012–2013: 666 Park Avenue as Nona Clark    

2013: General Hospital as Taylor DuBois

2014: Melissa & Joey as Stella, Teen Wolf as Violet    

2014–2015: The Fosters as Tia Stephens

2015: Members Only as Imani Rogers, Studio City as Emma  Pilot

2016: Comedy Bang! Bang! as Jade, NCIS as Riley Davis, Cruel Intentions as Cassidy    

2018: 13 Reasons Why as Nina Jones

2018- present: All American as Olivia Baker

Relationship 

Samantha Jade Logan is currently single. Although, she was in a relationship with Dylan Sprayberry. The two were rumored to have met on set while filming a TV series.

In 2017, Samantha Logan met Dylan Sprayberry for the first time on the set of MTV’s Teen Wolf back. They filmed the 4th season of the show together, and at that time, they fell in love. Samantha Logan’s boyfriend Dylan Sprayberry has also appeared in movies such as Light as a Feather, Vanished: Left Behind – Next Generation, Man of Steel, and The Three Gifts. On occasion, they shared photos of themselves on their social media pages before breaking up in 2019. 

Their relationship ended after almost two years, and they’re no longer together. Neither party has spoken up about the breakup, though.

Personal Life

Recently, it appears Samantha is staying busy, focusing more on her career and a whole lot of activism.  She loves hanging out with her All-American co-star, and she is a strong supporter of the Black Lives Matter movement.