Rob Lowe

Rob Lowe

actor, producer, writer, director

Born March 17, 1964 in Charlottesville, Virginia, USA

Rob Lowe was born in Charlottesville, Virginia, to Barbara Lynn (Hepler), a schoolteacher, and Charles Davis Lowe, a lawyer. His brother is actor Chad Lowe. He has German, as well as English, Irish, Scottish, and Welsh ancestry. Lowe's family moved to Dayton, Ohio, when he was a child. Rob broke into acting in his teens. He spent the 1980s as a member of the "Brat Pack", a group of young, powerful and reckless actors and actresses that included Emilio Estevez, Charlie Sheen and Judd Nelson, among others. In 1988 Lowe was involved in a scandal centering around a sexually explicit videotape which involved a minor, for which he did 20 hours of community service in Dayton. He subsequently sought help for his problems with drugs and alcohol and has re-emerged in the 1990s as a clean and sober husband and father.

Filmography

Connections

  • Aaron Sorkin

    Aaron Sorkin

  • Allison Janney

    Allison Janney

  • Dulé Hill

    Dulé Hill

  • Janel Moloney

    Janel Moloney

  • Andrew Mogel

    Andrew Mogel

  • Jarrad Paul

    Jarrad Paul

Genres

  • Thriller
  • Action & Adventure
  • Comedy
  • Horror
  • Music Videos & Concerts
  • Western
  • Fantasy
  • Drama
  • Romance
  • Children & Family