is a fictional character on the UPN
television series Veronica Mars
, which debuted during the fall 2004 season on UPN
.He is portrayed by Jason Dohring
Described as Neptune High
's "obligatory psychotic jackass" by Veronica
's voice-over narration in the show's pilot episode
, Logan was originally conceived of as the school's main bully
and a teenaged nemesis for Veronica Mars. But as the show progressed during the first season, Veronica (and the viewers of the show) would discover that Logan was really just a troubled teen dealing with the murder of his girlfriend as well as living in an abusive home and was actually a good guy when he wanted to show it.
Logan was the on-again, off-again boyfriend of the deceased Lilly Kane
and close friends with Veronica Mars and her then-boyfriend Duncan Kane
. Logan's life is torn apart when Lilly is murdered and Keith Mars
publicly accuses Jake Kane, father of Lilly and Duncan, of the crime. Logan is horrified by the accusation, and when Veronica refuses to renounce her father, Logan quickly moves to blackball Veronica from the popular "09er" crowd. Logan confesses to the guidance counselor that he blames Veronica for Lilly's death because she had told Lilly about him kissing another girl which was the reason they broke up at the time and had Veronica not done that, the two of them would have been together that day.
Logan's hatred for Veronica slowly disappears over time and when they... Read More