Rob Lowe Biography (1964-)

Full name, Robert Hepler Lowe; born March 17, 1964, in Charlottesville, VA; son of Chuck (a trial lawyer) and Barbara (a teacher) Lowe; brother of Chad Lowe (an actor); married Sheryl Berkoff (a makeup artist), July 22, 1991; children: Edward Matthew, John Owen. Addresses: Agent: Creative Artists Agency, 9830 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90212.; Manager: Brillstein-GreyEntertainment, 9150 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 350, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.; Publicist: Rogers & Cowan PR, 1888 Century Park East, Suite 500, Los Angeles,CA 90067.; Contact: c/o 270 N. Canon Dr., #1072, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Occupation
Actor, producer, director, writer
Birth Details
March 17, 1964
Charlottesville, Virginia, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Appearances
  • Sodapop Curtis, The Outsiders, Warner Bros., 1983
  • Skip, Class, Orion, 1983
  • John Berry, The Hotel New Hampshire, Orion, 1984
  • Nick Di Angelo, Oxford Blues, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists,1984
  • Billy Hicks, St. Elmo's Fire, Columbia, 1985
  • Danny Martin, About Last Night ... , TriStar, 1986
  • Dean Youngblood, Youngblood, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists, 1986
  • Rory, Square Dance (also known as Home Is Where the Heart Is), Island, 1987
  • Tim Whalan, Masquerade, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists, 1988
  • Richard Dice, Illegally Yours, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists,1988
  • Alex, Bad Influence, Triumph, 1990
  • Salvitore, Stroke of Midnight (also known as If the Shoe Fits, Le soulier magique, and Sur le coup de minuit), Media HomeEntertainment, 1991
  • Dirk Delta, The Dark Backward (also known as The Man with ThreeArms), Columbia Pictures Home Video, 1991
  • Hammer, The Finest Hour (also known as Desert Shield), Columbia/TriStar Home Video, 1992
  • Benjamin Oliver, Wayne's World, Paramount, 1992
  • (Uncredited) Paul Barish, Tommy Boy, Paramount, 1995
  • Sean, Eye of the Storm, New Line Home Video, 1995
  • (Uncredited) Hoodlum, Mulholland Falls, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1996
  • Edison Pettibone, Fox Hunt, 1996
  • (Uncredited) Decapitated friend of security guard, Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, New Line Cinema, 1997
  • Mitch Lawrence, For Hire, Kingsborough Greenlight Pictures, 1997
  • Richard Rank, Contact, Warner Bros., 1997
  • Billie, a.k.a. Crazy Six, Crazy Six, Weapon of Choice, 1997
  • Partygoer, Winding Roads, PorchLight Entertainment, 1998
  • Host of "Food, Sex or Cars?" Saturday Night Live: Game Show Parodies, NBC Studios, 1998
  • Nick, One Hell of a Guy, Vision Films, 1998
  • Statistics, Zephyr Entertainment, 1999
  • The Weevil/Tony, The Specials, Mindfire Entertainment, 1999
  • 1967 Number 2, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (also known as Austin Powers 2, The Return of Dr. Evil and Austin Powers2: It's Shagging Time), New Line Cinema, 1999
  • John Spencer, Under Pressure (also known as The Cruel Deepand Escape under Pressure), New City Releasing, 2000
  • Middle Number Two, Austin Powers in Goldmember, New Line Cinema, 2002
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Tony Flanagan, A New Kind of Family, ABC, 1979-1980
  • Sam Seaborn, Deputy Communications Director, The West Wing, NBC, 1999-2003
  • Movies
  • Sam Alden, Thursday's Child, CBS, 1983
  • Detective Rick Mallory, First Degree, HBO, 1995
  • Jesse James, Frank and Jesse, HBO, 1995
  • Sean Dillon, On Dangerous Ground (also known as Jack Higgins' "On Dangerous Ground"), Showtime, 1996
  • Cleary, Hostile Intent, HBO, 1997
  • Walter Woods, Living in Peril (also known as The Peril of BeingWalter Woods), The Movie Channel, 1997
  • Sean Dillon, Midnight Man (also known as Jack Higgins' "Midnight Man"), The Movie Channel, 1998
  • Tom Casey, Outrage, ABC, 1998
  • Kevin Finney, Dead Silent, Lifetime, 1999
  • David Doe, Jane Doe (also known as Runaway Jane), USA Network, 2001
  • William Conroy, Proximity, Cinemax, 2001
  • Detective Mike Santini, Framed, TNT, 2002
  • Voice of James Madison, Founding Brothers, 2002
  • Miniseries
  • Nick Andros, Stephen King's "The Stand" (also known as The Stand), ABC, 1994
  • John Seger, Atomic Train, 1998
  • Pilots
  • Danny Gilroy, Gilroys, NBC, 1998
  • Appeared in Mean Jeans; Chills and Thrills.
  • Specials
  • Charles Elderberry, "Schoolboy Father," ABC Afterschool Special, ABC, 1980
  • Jeff Bartlett, "A Matter of Time," ABC Afterschool Special, ABC, 1981
  • Himself, The Making of "Class," 1983
  • The 2nd Annual Star-Spangled Celebration, ABC, 1988
  • Freedomfest: Nelson Mandela's 70th Birthday Celebration, Fox, 1988
  • Save the Planet: A CBS/Hard Rock Cafe Special, CBS, 1990
  • Doctor Cukrowicz, "Suddenly Last Summer," Great Performances, PBS,1993
  • Saturday Night Live: 25th Anniversary Primetime Special, NBC, 1999
  • Hollywood Salutes Jodie Foster: An American Cinematheque Tribute,TNT, 1999
  • The Brat Pack: The E! True Hollywood Story, E! Entertainment Television, 1999
  • Himself, Bo Derek: The E! True Hollywood Story, E! Entertainment Television, 1999
  • Himself, Intimate Portrait: Holly Robinson Peete, Lifetime, 2000
  • Sports Illustrated's Night of Champions, NBC, 2001
  • The NBC Fall Preview Show, NBC, 2001
  • Hollywood Unites: An E! News Special, E! Entertainment Television,2001
  • Awards Presentations
  • The 60th Annual Academy Awards Presentation, ABC, 1988
  • The 14th Annual People's Choice Awards, CBS, 1988
  • Presenter, The 61st Annual Academy Awards Presentation, ABC, 1989
  • The Movie Awards, CBS, 1991
  • Himself, My VH1 Music Awards, VH1, 2000
  • The 52nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, ABC, 2000
  • The 26th Annual People's Choice Awards, CBS, 2000
  • Presenter, The 29th Annual American Music Awards, ABC, 2002
  • Episodic
  • Himself, "The Bump," The Larry Sanders Show, HBO, 1995
  • Himself, "The Bubble Show," The Naked Truth, ABC, 1996
  • Voice, "Ivan and His Magic Pony," Stories From My Childhood (alsoknown as Mikhail Baryshnikov's Stories from My Childhood), PBS, 1997
  • Himself, "Missing Cuff Links," Primetime Glick, Comedy Central.
  • Also appeared as guest host, Saturday Night Live; himself, Revealed with Jules Asner, E! Entertainment Television.
  • Television Work
  • Coproducer, Frank and Jesse, HBO, 1995
  • Director, Desert's Edge (short film), The Movie Channel, 1997
  • Stage Appearances
  • (Broadway debut) A Little Hotel on the Side, Belasco Theatre, 1992
  • RECORDINGS
  • Music Video
  • Appeared in The Go-Go's "Turn to You."
  • Taped Readings
  • "Dolan's Cadillac," Stephen King's Nightmares & Dreamscapes, 1993
  • WRITINGS
  • Television Specials
  • Desert's Edge (short film), The Movie Channel, 1997

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Books
    • Newsmakers 1990, Issue 4, Gale Research, 1990
    Periodicals
    • Entertainment Weekly, September 7, 2001, p. 126; August 9, 2002, p. 8
    • Interview, March, 1990, p. 88
    • People Weekly, March 19, 1990, p. 58; September 11, 2000, p. 112;April 29, 2002, p. 22
    • Premiere, April, 1990, p. 112
    • Time, August 5, 2002, p. 73

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