Robert Lowe Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Oluwapelumi Iwayemi
Feb 08, 2024 By Oluwapelumi Iwayemi
Originally Published on Feb 17, 2023
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Rob Lowe is a famous American actor, director and producer.
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About Rob Lowe

Rob Lowe is a famous American actor, producer, director, and podcaster.

Rob Lowe started his acting career at the early age of 15. He first featured in the 1979 'A New Kind Of Family', an ABC's shortlived sitcom.

Following his debut, Rob Lowe became famous as a teen idol and one of the Brat Pack. He was featured in the 1983 'The Outsider' and 'Class', the 1984 'The Hotel New Hampshire' and 'Oxford Blues', the 1985 'St. Elmo's Fire', the 1986 'About Last Night', and the 1987 'Square Dance'. Rob Lowe established himself in the entertainment world as a Hollywood teenage star. Rob Lowe was out of the limelight until the late '90s, when he ventured back into the television series. In 1999-2003, he was featured as Sam Seaborn in 'The West Wing', an NBC political drama series. His act in the film got him the nomination for two Golden Globe Awards and a Primetime Emmy Award. Other films that featured Rob Lowe include ABC's TV drama 'Brothers & Sisters, NBC's 'Parks And Recreation', CBS's 'Code Black', and Fox's '9-1-1: Lone Star'. Rob Lowe's debut directing role was in the film 'The Bad Seed'. The famous actor was born on March 17, 1964. According to the horoscope, his zodiac sign is Pisces.

Rob Lowe Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Rob Lowe's net worth?

Rob Lowe's net worth has been estimated to be $100 million. He made money from entertainment as an actor, producer, and director. Lower became a household in the '80s and was recognized for his television series and shows.

How much does Rob Lowe earn per year?

The details of Rob Lowe's annual salary are unknown to the media.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Rob Lowe?

Rob Lowe stands 5 ft 10 in (178 cm) tall. The famous actor has blue eyes and dark brown hair.

How old is Rob Lowe?

Rob Lowe was born on March 17, 1964. Calculating by his age, the best actor would be 58 years old as of 2022.

Childhood And Education

Robert Lowe was born in Charlottesville, Virginia, on March 17, 1964. He and his younger brother, Chad, were born to their parents, Charles 'Chuck' Davis Lowe and Barbara Hepler. Charles worked as a trial lawyer while Barbara was a teacher.

Rob Lowe grew up in Dayton, Ohio, US. He was schooled at Oakwood Junior High School. He later relocated with his mother and brother Chad to California, in Point Dume, Malibu. In California, Rob attended Santa Monica High School. He met Charlie Sheen in school.

Family, Romance And Relationships

Who is Rob Lowe’s partner?

In 1983, Rob Lowe met his wife, Sheryl Berkoff, on a blind date. They later met on the set of the movie 'Bad Influence'.

The duo got married in 1991, and their marriage was blessed with two sons.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

In 1983, Rob Lowe acted in the TV film 'Thursday Child'. for this movie, he received a Golden Globe award nomination for being the Nest Supporting Actor in a miniseries, series, and TV series. This is one of the prominent and earliest credits in his acting career.

Rob Lowe had his significant, big-screen debut in the television drama 'The Outsideers'. Francis Ford Coppola directed the movie, and Rob acted alongside Patrick Swayze and Emilio Estevez.

In 1985, Rob starred with Emilio Estevez in another TV youth drama, 'St. Elmo's Fire'. These two guys are prominent members of the actors' group known as 'The Brat Pack'.

In 1986, Rob Lowe was featured in 'About Last Night' with Demi Moore. Demi is also a member of 'The Brat Pack'.

In 1987, Rob played the role of a mentally disabled character, Rory, in 'Square Dance'. For his role in this film, Rob Lowe got his second 'Golden Globe Award' nomination in his career. This time, the award was in the category of Best Supporting Actor.

In August 1987, Rob Lowe was featured at the Williamstown theater Festival, in Chekov's production 'The Three Sisters'.

In 1999, Rob Lowe was featured in the television film 'The West Wing', where he played Sam Seaborn. He acted in this role until 2003 and made a cameo appearance in 2006. For this role, Rob got two Golden Globe Award nominations and a Primetime Emmy Award for being the Best Actor In A Drama Series.

Following this television show, Lowe played a role and was also the executive producer of 'The Lyon's Den', a 2003 failed NBC drama. The famous actor also tried with 'Dr. Vegas' in 2004, but he didn't quite pull the film through.

In 2005, Rob Lowe returned to the stage, featuring in 'A Few Good Men' as Lieutenant Daniel Kaffee on London's West End.

He was also featured in 'The West Wing' , View From The Top', and 'Perfect Strangers' in 2004. Rob Lowe is a successful actor and producer of TV miniseries. He even starred in 'Salem's Lot in 2004 and 'Beach Girls' in 2005.

Rob Lowe acted Christ Traeger in 'Parks And Recreation' from 2010 to 2015. 'The Grinder' is another successful television film he worked on from 2015 to 2016. He was also doubled as the executive producer.

He played Ethan Willis in the CBA television drama 'Code Black'. Rob played this role between 2016 and 2018.

Rob made a guest appearance on several other television shows like 'Franking & Bash' in 2013, 'Californication' in 2011-2014, 'The Orville' in 2017, and 'You, Me And The Apocalypse' in 2015.

In 2017, Rob Lowe started an A&E reality television series, 'The Lowe Files". He featured his two sons in the reality series. The show featured the family on road trips, where they investigated several urban legends and myths.

Rob Lowe appeared in films like 'Sex Tape', Knife Fight', The Invention Of Lying', 'Holiday In The Wild', and 'Monster Trucks'. He was also featured on TV shows and stories like 'Prosecuting Casey Anthony', 'Beautiful & Twisted' 'Killing Kennedy', and 'The Bad Seed'.

Charity Work

Rob Lowe is a breast cancer awareness advocate. Lowe was the first male spokesman for the Lee National Demin Day fundraiser in 2000. The event raised funds for research and education on breast cancer.

According to the media, Rob's mother, grandmother,and great-grandmother had breast cancer. So, he developed a passion for ensuring that other people don't suffer the same.

What awards has Rob Lowe won?

  • In 1985, Rob Lowe got the 'Golden Raspberry Award' for 'Worst Supporting Actor'.
  • In 2000, Rob got 'Satellite Awards' for 'Best Cast - Television Series' category.
  • In 2001, 2002, and 2003, Rob Lowe won the 'Screen Actors Guild Awards' for being 'Outstanding Performance By An Ensemble In Drama Series'.

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Robert Lowe Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

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Rob Lowe

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178 cm

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Santa Monica High School

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Sheryl Berkoff


Charles 'Chuck' Davis Lowe, Barbara Hepler


Chad Lowe
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