Welcome everyone to the Live Chat with Logan O'Brien! Logan has just
joined us, so please start submitting your questions!
Glad to have you here with us this afternoon Logan! Ready to
I was born ready. Ha ha!
Sounds great! Lets find the first question!
Do you have any advice for someone who wants to get into the acting
Find a good agency and go on the auditions they send you on, and don't
fall for people who ask for a lot of up front money. ]
Wich character do you like the most in Lord of The rings ? Why ?
Legolas. I like him because he is invaluable to the Fellowship.
Hey Logan ! do u ever get tired of acting and want to stop?
There is never a day that I have not wanted to work. At least not yet!
What has been your favorite role yet?
Ethan in "That Was Then" because I liked the shooting location
(Vancouver) and the character is a lot like me.
What interests led you to the acting job?
I started at ten months and I sort of slipped into it. I liked talking a
lot and meeting people when I was a little kid.
How do you eat a Reese's Peanut Butter Cup?
How do you eat one?
I eat the edges first!
I eat it all at once. :-P
What is it like being a member of Kids With A Cause?
JJ! It is hard work at times but then I realize how lucky I am.
Questions! Questions that need answers!
Do you see acting as a future work for you?
I see it in my future, but not the only thing I will do. I know I am
going to Law School for one thing.
Kate the great
What do you like to do in your spare time?
XBOX, computer games, traveling, chess, reading, horse back riding, lots
What are you doing after this chat?
Have chocolate chai and wrap some Christmas gifts, and listen to Black
What have you asked for for Christmas?
An Alienware computer. And a 30" monitor made by NEC BUT it is not going
to happen. Ha ha!
What are you currently working on? (projects)
My video project and gearing up for pilot season.
Have you read any good books recently?
Jean!! Books for school, my next one is, maybe, "A Tale of Two Cities".
do you have a favorite movie/ what is it
I like the LOTR Trilogy and Indiana Jones and the "Temple of Doom",
"Singing in the Rain" , and lots of the old black and white movies.
Did you get your name from Short Round?
nope im just short lol
Hey Logan, give us a typical Logan day. What do you do from the time you
wake up the the time you go to bed?
I get up, shuffle down stairs, feed the mutts, feed the lizards, feed
the fish, eat, do school work for six hours, eat, eat, play basketball,
you know, same as everyone else but some days, there are one or two or
three auditions. 8-)
Can you describe yourself, personality wise?
I am usually shamelessly happy. I try not keep grudges and I try to
understand everybody's point of view. I try to be tolerant.
what is your favorite song you like to listen to on Black Eyed Peas?
Shut Up, Shut Up. Not you. :-)
What sports are you in to?
Basketball, carveboarding, snowboarding, and horse back riding. There is
more, but I don't have that much free time.
lucky ; )
what are you doing for the holidays?
Staying at home. Gearing up for vacation!
Do you have any new pets?
Spuds! Layla is pretty new. She is the baby bearded dragon and Gandalf,
a new koi.
How do you balance being a kid between being an actor?
Hey Bob! I do one thing at a time. :-P
if you were traped on a deserted island what 3 things would u bring?
A boat, sunglasses, and a cell phone.
What's the highest number of auditions you've ever attended in one day?
Woff!!! Five. That was the day I booked "That Was Then".
Hi Logan - Sweden callin' :) Just how excited are we of the final
installment of the Lord of the Rings Trilogy?? I know you are a just as
big fan of the films as I am... If you could pick a spot and but down
your bags on in Middle Earth where would that be? See you soon, and have
a really happy holiday with little schoolwork ;) Everybody says hi!
Anni!!! I set down in Rivendell because it looks peaceful. But maybe
ROTK will show us a different place. Hi Dante! Hi mommers! Today we got
you something hilarious! Miss you! *Huggers*
We just saw your episode of the Guardian here in South Africa and it was
awesome - you were brilliant! Was it a difficult role to prepare for?
No. It was just me. There was some controversy in the beginning because
I said my lines the way I did. Then they decided I was the most natural
and they gave the ten year old (me) the part.
right thurr and to the window
do u get nevous in auditions and on set
I never get nervous. I just don't.
My dad gets nervous. Ha ha!
do you prefer doing, movies or TV series?
Wuv! I ate the last bag of chips! To answer the question, either, I like
to do both.
If you could meet one person, dead or alive, who would it be?
I would like to talk to an animal and see what they are thinking.
Do you think you will audition for any stage roles again?
Yes, but there haven't been any for young actors like me for a really
Jon L Yowell
Hey Logan. Do you still skateboard? And what is the best trick you can
do right now?
Jon! I can do a 180. Well, sort of. :-P How have you been?
Jon L Yowell
I have been great. Waiting to see you on TV soon.
Is there anything you don't like about being an actor?
No. I love it all.
Kate the great
what is the biggest difference between stage acting and film acting?
You have people watching you. You can hear them breathing and coughing,
you can't do a reshoot, and you have to be on time with your costume
If you could be a superhero, what kind of super powers would you want?
I would like to be invisible. Can you imagine what power that would be?!
Everybody, how do you eat a Reeses Cup?
there's no wrong way, you know
One huge bite
I just put it all in my mouth at once
I eat it hole
oh! i like to eat the soft stuff in the middle first
Kate the great
I punch out the middle, then eat that, then I eat the edges
lucky ; )
cut out the middle eat it and then nibble the edges!
I nibble around the edges myself ;-)
How do you eat M&M's?
one by one
put the bag in my mouth
just eat them whole
I just upend the entire bag into my mouth
i eat the green ones first, dunno why
all at once no just kidding i eat the red ones first
And now for the last question of tonight's live chat with Logan.....
"Its hard to be a child and easy to be an actor!" ...What does this
quote mean to you, and more importantly how can we learn from it?
Childhood has rules, and many things to learn. Acting is Halloween. You
put on a costume and be somebody else.
By the way Logan, how do *you* eat M&M's?
I eat M&M's by cracking the shell off and trying to get the chocolate in
OMG..that's how i eat them
that has to be the hardest thing to do!
Hey everyone, our chat with Logan has now come to a close. KidActors
would like to thank everyone for coming to chat with him this afternoon,
and we hope you've had a great time! Also, thank you Logan for being
able to come talk with us! We hope you'll come back again soon!
Chapeau! Hats off to you, all!
Cya soon Logan! Thanks!!
No, thank you all and thank you Kris for all you do for us.
Always a pleasure!
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