Chad Lowe Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Aashita Dhingra
Jan 31, 2024 By Aashita Dhingra
Originally Published on Apr 27, 2022
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About Chad Lowe

Chad Lowe, born Charles Davis Lowe II, is an actor and filmmaker who was born in the United States.
Chad Lowe is the younger brother of Rob Lowe who is also a famous actor. As a result of his supporting role in the television series 'Life Goes On', he was honored with an Emmy Award.
In addition to this, Chad has appeared in recurring roles in shows like 'Melrose Place', 'ER', and 'Now and Again'. Chad Lowe is a well-known and well-liked actor in the entertainment industry. The previous two decades have seen him appear in some of the most exciting and entertaining films the world has ever seen. His work on 'Pretty Little Liars' has garnered him a new generation of fans, and his next projects will definitely keep him in the public eye for the foreseeable future. Let us have a look at Chad Lowe's life and work to see why he is considered to be one of the most interesting people in the entertainment industry!

Chad Lowe's Net Worth, Earnings And Spending Habits

What is Chad Lowe’s net worth?

Chad Lowe's net worth is believed to be $4 million.

How much does Chad Lowe earn per year?

There is not much information available regarding Chad Lowe's yearly earnings right now.

Height, Age And Physical Attributes

How tall is Chad Lowe?

Chad Lowe is 5 ft 8 in (174 cm) tall.

How old is Chad Lowe?

Born on January 15, 1968, Chad Lowe is 54 years old as of April 2022.

Childhood And Education

Charles Davis Lowe was born in the state of Ohio in the city of Dayton.
When Chad was young, his parents, Barbara Lynn Wilson and Charles Davis Lowe separated.
Chad has an elder brother who is an actor named Rob Lowe. Chad also has two half brothers, Justin Lowe and Micah Dyer, from his parents' second marriages. He has English, Scottish, German, Irish and Welsh ancestry.
Chad Lowe attended Oakwood Junior High School before relocating with his mother and brother to Malibu, California. Chad Lowe completed his education at Santa Monica High School.

Family, Romance And Relationships

Who is Chad Lowe’s partner?

Chad Lowe met Hilary Swank while they were shooting for the film 'Quiet Days In Hollywood'. The couple tied the knot in the year 1997. The pair, however, split in November 2007.
In January 2007, Chad Lowe started dating producer Kim Painter. Their daughter Mabel Painter Lowe was born in May 2009. In August 2010, Chad Lowe tied the knot with Kim Painter. Their second daughter, Fiona Helper Lowe, was born in November 2012, and their third daughter, Nixie Barbara Lowe, was born in March 2016.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

When it comes to his acting career, Chad Lowe's emotional performance of Jesse McKenna in the television series titled 'Life Goes On' is widely regarded as his most memorable performance to date.
April Morning', a CBS television special that showcased the battles of Lexington and Concord, which occurred on the occasion of the American Revolutionary War, featured the American actor Adam Cooper.
Chad Lowe made his mark on the silver screen with memorable roles in films such as 'Nobody's Perfect', 'Quiet Days In Hollywood', 'Floating', 'True Blood', 'Driven', 'Candles In The Dark', and 'Highway To Hell'. He made his film debut as Phil Stone in the 2002 film 'Unfaithful', in which he co-starred with Richard Gere and Diane Lane.
The American actor co-starred in the TV film 'April Morning', which recreated the Battle of Lexington during the American Revolutionary War, with Tommy Lee Jones and Robert Urich in 1988.
He appeared in 'Life Goes On' in 1991, for which he got a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series.
Lowe appeared in recurring roles on 'Popular', 'Melrose Place', 'ER' and 'Now And Again' as well as guest appearances on 'Superman', 'Touched By An Angel', 'Medium' and 'CSI: Miami'.
'True Blood', 'Nobody's Perfect', 'Unfaithful', and 'Floating' are among the films in which Lowe has appeared.
He portrays renowned musician John Denver in the television film titled 'Take Me Home' in 2000. 'Beautiful Ohio' was Lowe's directional debut in 2007. Episodes of 'Brothers And Sisters', 'Bones', 'Hack', 'Law & Order: Special Victims Unit', 'Pretty Little Liars' and 'Without A Trace' have all been directed by Lowe.
He has also appeared in a number of other films, including 'Siringo', 'Manufacturing Dissent', 'Entourage', 'Others', 'Red Betsy', 'Suicide: The Comedy' and 'Trading Favors'.
'The Grinder', 'Life In Pieces', 'American Housewife', 'The Audition', 'Beautiful Ohio', 'Twisted', 'The Space Between', 'Notorious', and 'Stitchers' are among the television series and movies that Chad Lowe has directed. As an assistant producer for the television program 'Town Of The Living Dead', he helped to bring the show to life.
Chad Lowe has starred in several theater shows over his career. In addition to the Broadway productions 'Coming Of Age in Soho', 'The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn', 'An Evening Of One Hundred Stars III', 'Burning Blue', 'The Exonerated', and 'Blue Denim'.

Charity Work

Chad Lowe has made donations to environmental non-profit organizations such as Heal the Bay and the Surfrider Foundation, among others.

What awards has Chad Lowe won?

In 1993, Chad Lowe won Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series and Viewers for Quality Television Best Supporting Actor in a Quality Drama Series for his series 'Life Goes On'.
Chad received the Debut Director Award from the Sarasota Film Festival in 2007 for his film 'Beautiful Ohio'.
In 2021, he won Garden State Film Festival Award's Best Ensemble (Feature) for his movie '7 Days To Vegas'.
In 1989, Chad Lowe was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Performer in a Children's Special for his work on the 'CBS Schoolbreak Special'.

Chad Lowe’s Hobbies And Interests

Chad Lowe's favorite foods are bilberries and honeydew melon, and he enjoys cooking as a pastime.

Other Interesting Chad Lowe Facts And Trivia

  • Chad Lowe attended Santa Monica High School with Emilio Estevez, Sean Penn, Charlie Sheen, Robert Downey Jr, and Chris Penn.
  • Chad's stepbrothers are actors Justin Lowe and Micah Dyer, and he is also the younger brother of famed actor Rob Lowe.
  • Chad made his directorial debut with the starring picture 'Beautiful Ohio'. In addition, he composed and directed a short film titled 'The Audition'.
  • Chad Lowe shifted to the city of New York after completing his schooling to pursue an acting career.
  • One of Chad's early acting performances was in the 1983 classic movie 'The Outsiders'. In the film, he appeared with Tom Cruise, Rob Lowe, Patrick Swayze, and Diane Lane.
  • Chad Lowe's acting career started in the '80s when he participated in many television productions.
  • Chad Lowe made his cinematic debut at the age of 16 in the 1984 film 'Flight 90: Disaster on the Potomac'. Chad has acted in films such as 'Oxford Blues', in which he appeared as a computer hacker in 'Silence of the Heart'.
  • Chad Lowe also had his TV series debut in seven episodes of the comedy 'Spencer' where he portrayed the title character, and in 1986 he took a supporting role in the film 'There Must Be A Pony'.
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Chad Lowe Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Charles Lowe

Date of Birth




Place of Birth




174 cm

Eye Color


Child Star?



Actor, Director


Oakwood Junior High School

Net Worth



Kim Painter


Barbara Lynn Wilson, Charles Davis Lowe


Rob Lowe, Micah Dyer, Justin Lowe
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