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Donal Logue
Born February 27, 1966 (age 41)
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Donal Francis Logue (born February 27, 1965[1] or 1966[2]) is a Canadian actor. February 27 is the 58th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1966 calendar). ... Motto: Advance Ottawa/Ottawa en avant Location of the City of Ottawa in the Province of Ontario Coordinates: Country Canada Province Ontario Established 1850 as Town of Bytown Incorporated 1855 as City of Ottawa Amalgamated January 1, 2001  - Mayor Larry OBrien  - City Council Ottawa City Council  - Representatives 8 MPs... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Latin: Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Official languages English (de facto) Flower White Trillium Tree Eastern White Pine Bird Common Loon Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Parliamentary representation  - House seats  - Senate seats 106 24... February 27 is the 58th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1965 calendar). ... 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1966 calendar). ... Actors in period costume sharing a joke while waiting between takes during location filming An actor or actress is a person who acts, or plays a role, in a dramatic production. ...

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Biography

Early life

Logue was born in Ottawa, Ontario. His father was once a Roman Catholic priest, but left the priesthood and eventually got married and had four children. He has three sisters: Karina, an actress, his twin sister Deirdre (who is not in show business), and Eileen, an education consultant. Logue lived most of his childhood and teen years in El Centro, California where he attended Central Union High School. There, he became ASB President and graduated with the class of 1984.[citation needed] After High School, Logue studied History at Harvard University. His mother was a teacher at Calexico High School in Calexico, California during the 1980's and 1990's.[citation needed] He travels back and forth to Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland, where his mother lives, and holds both Irish and Canadian citizenship.[3] Motto: Advance Ottawa/Ottawa en avant Location of the City of Ottawa in the Province of Ontario Coordinates: Country Canada Province Ontario Established 1850 as Town of Bytown Incorporated 1855 as City of Ottawa Amalgamated January 1, 2001  - Mayor Larry OBrien  - City Council Ottawa City Council  - Representatives 8 MPs... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Latin: Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Official languages English (de facto) Flower White Trillium Tree Eastern White Pine Bird Common Loon Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Parliamentary representation  - House seats  - Senate seats 106 24... The Roman Catholic Church, most often spoken of simply as the Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with over one billion members. ... El Centro is the county seat of Imperial County, California, United States. ... History studies the past in human terms. ... Harvard University (incorporated as The President and Fellows of Harvard College) , is a private university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. Founded in 1636,[1] Harvard is the oldest institution of higher learning still operating in the United States. ... Location [[Image:{{{image_map}}}|280px|Location of Calexico, California]] {{{map_caption}}} Political Charateristics County Imperial Mayor Alex Perrone Physical Characteristics Incorporated 1908 Area      Land      Water 7. ... WGS-84 (GPS) Coordinates: 52. ... County Kerry (Irish: Ciarraí) is a county in the southwest of Ireland, in the Munster province of the Republic of Ireland, the county is informally referred to as The Kingdom. ...


Career

Aside from a few TV movies, Logue's first film appearance was playing Dr. Gunter Janek in the 1992 film Sneakers. Logue's character Jimmy the cab driver was a staple of MTV promos in the early 90s. With more than 40 other movies to his credit, some of his more significant appearances include Quinn from the 1998 film Blade, the staring role in The Tao of Steve and The Patriot with Mel Gibson, both in 2000. Following his appearance in The Tao of Steve, Logue was noticed by ER producer John Wells. Logue landed the part of Chuck Brown, the man that Susan Lewis marries one weekend in Las Vegas on a whim. Logue was scheduled to appear in three episodes at the conclusion of season 9 and returns in season 10, in three more episodes. He has also appeared as Mark Ruffalo's psychiatrist best friend in Just Like Heaven (2005). A television movie (also TV movie, TV-movie, made-for-TV movie, etc. ... Film is a term that encompasses individual motion pictures, the field of film as an art form, and the motion picture industry. ... Sneakers is a 1992 heist film directed by Phil Alden Robinson (Field of Dreams), written by Robinson, Walter Parkes and Lawrence Lasker, and starring Robert Redford, Dan Aykroyd, Ben Kingsley, Mary McDonnell, River Phoenix, Sidney Poitier, and David Strathairn. ... MTV (Music Television) is an American cable television network headquartered in New York City. ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... Blade is a 1998 film starring Wesley Snipes and Stephen Dorff, adapted from the Blade comics series. ... The Tao of Steve is a 2000 romantic comedy film starring Donal Logue as Dex, an underachieving, overweight, kindergarten teacher who meets a woman at his ten-year college reunion. ... The Patriot is a film released in 2000 that was written by Robert Rodat and directed by Roland Emmerich. ... Mel Columcille Gerard Gibson AO (born January 3, 1956) is an American born Australian actor, director, and producer. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... ER is a long-running American serial medical drama created by novelist Michael Crichton and set primarily in the emergency room of fictional County General Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. ... John Wells may be: John Wells (rower) who competed for the Independent Rowing Club (USA) in Rowing at the 1904 Summer Olympics John Wells (1936 — 1998) British satirist. ... This article is about the city of Las Vegas in Nevada. ... Ruffalo in Just Like Heaven, 2005 Mark Alan Ruffalo (born November 22, 1967 in Kenosha, Wisconsin) is an American actor who has received critical acclaim for his film work. ... Psychiatry is a branch of medicine that studies and treats mental and emotional disorders (see mental illness). ... Just Like Heaven is a romantic comedy film released on September 16, 2005, in the U.S. and Canada. ...


Logue had appeared as Phil Stubbs in the original pilot for the NBC show Ed but was cast as the father on the television series Grounded for Life and had to drop out. The first two and a half seasons were on the Fox network, though the show moved to The WB for the remainder of its run. In 2002 and 2003, Logue appeared on the VH1 series I Love the '80s, I Love the '70s, and I Love the '80s Strikes Back. This article or section may contain original research or unverified claims. ... Ed was an NBC television program produced by David Lettermans Worldwide Pants Incorporated from 2000-2004. ... A television program is the content of television broadcasting. ... Grounded for Life was an American television sitcom. ... For the animal, see Fox. ... The WB Television Network is a television network in the United States, founded as a joint venture between the Warner Bros. ... VH1 (VH-1: Video Hits One until 1994) is an American cable television channel that was created in January 1985 by Warner-Amex Satellite Entertainment, at the time a division of Warner Communications and owners of MTV. VH1 and sister channel MTV are currently part of the MTV Networks division... I Love the 80s is a television program that was produced by the BBC in the United Kingdom and later for American TV audiences by VH1. ... I Love the 70s is a television mini-series originally produced by the BBC, and later for American audiences by VH-1. ... I Love the 80s Strikes Back is a miniseries on VH1 in which various music and TV personalities reminisce about 1980s culture. ...


As of March 2005, Logue has been attached to NBC's The Dennis, a pilot about a former child prodigy whose parents kick him out of the house and into the real world.


As of April 2005, Logue has been attached to a pilot development deal for a new situation comedy on ABC television, originally titled I Want to Rob Mick Jagger. Jagger, of The Rolling Stones, is in talks to participate as well. The title of the sitcom reportedly reflects the central plot device of the pilot, and of the subsequent series. The pilot has since been picked up, and debuted in the winter of 2006 under the name The Knights of Prosperity. Logue co-stars Nicolas Cage in the movie Ghost Rider, Logue's second appearance in a Marvel Comics film. This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... British Independent Television (ITV) (commercial television) contractor on Saturdays and Sundays in the Midlands and North of England between 1956 and 1968. ... Sir Michael Phillip Mick Jagger (born 26 July 1943) is an English rock musician, actor, songwriter, record and film producer, and businessman. ... Rolling Stones redirects here. ... The following are the schedules for the six main United States commercial broadcast television networks for the 2006-07 season. ... The Knights of Prosperity is a TV comedy series that premiered on ABC in the United States on Wednesday, January 3, 2007, and will premiere on CTV in Canada during the 2006–07 television season. ... Nicolas Cage (born January 7, 1964[1]) is an Academy Award-winning American actor. ... Ghost Rider is a 2007 superhero film based on the fictional Marvel Comics character Ghost Rider. ... Marvel Comics is an American comic book line published by Marvel Publishing, Inc. ...


Filmography

Ghost Rider is a 2007 superhero film based on the fictional Marvel Comics character Ghost Rider. ... The Groomsmen is a 2006 comedy film written and directed by Edward Burns. ... Just Like Heaven is a romantic comedy film released on September 16, 2005, in the U.S. and Canada. ... Reindeer Games is a 2000 movie, directed by John Frankenheimer and starring Ben Affleck, Gary Sinise, and Charlize Theron. ... The Tao of Steve is a 2000 romantic comedy film starring Donal Logue as Dex, an underachieving, overweight, kindergarten teacher who meets a woman at his ten-year college reunion. ... The Patriot is a film released in 2000 that was written by Robert Rodat and directed by Roland Emmerich. ... Blade is a 1998 film starring Wesley Snipes and Stephen Dorff, adapted from the Blade comics series. ... Sneakers is a 1992 heist film directed by Phil Alden Robinson (Field of Dreams), written by Robinson, Walter Parkes and Lawrence Lasker, and starring Robert Redford, Dan Aykroyd, Ben Kingsley, Mary McDonnell, River Phoenix, Sidney Poitier, and David Strathairn. ...

Footnotes

External links


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Donal Logue at Hollywood.com (2190 words)
Donal Logue was initially best known as star and writer of the Jimmy the Cabdriver shorts that aired on MTV beginning in 1994, but non-stop work with starring turns in independent features and memorable supporting roles in higher profile films earned him a reputation as a talented and virtually ubiquitous character player.
Actor Donal Logue was initially best known as star and writer of the Jimmy the Cabdriver shorts that aired on MTV beginning in 1994, but non-stop work with starring turns in independent features and memorable supporting roles in higher profile films earned him a reputation as a talented and virtually ubiquitous character player.
While Logue's career advancements are mostly due to his film efforts, he began his work on the small screen, with numerous guest stints on series, supporting parts in TV-movies and regular roles on failed series.
Donal Logue - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (493 words)
Donal Francis Logue (born February 27, 1966, in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada) is a Canadian actor.
Logue's character Jimmy the cab driver was a staple of MTV promos in the early 90s.
Logue had appeared as Phil Stubbs in the original pilot for the NBC show Ed but was cast as the father on the television series Grounded for Life and had to drop out.
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