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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 ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 6 Golden Globes. Another 4 wins & 12 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The West Wing
The West Wing Sam Seaborn
(1999-2006)
Wayne's World
Wayne's World Benjamin Oliver
(1992)
Parks and Recreation
Parks and Recreation Chris Traeger
(2010-2015)

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 2016-2017 The Lion Guard (TV Series)
Simba
- The Trail to Udugu (2017) ... Simba (voice)
- The Lost Gorillas (2016) ... Simba (voice)
- Too Many Termites (2016) ... Simba (voice)
- The Imaginary Okapi (2016) ... Simba (voice)
- Bunga and the King (2016) ... Simba (voice)
 2015 Moonbeam City (TV Series)
Dazzle Novak
- The Wedding of Rad (Lie) (2015) ... Dazzle Novak (voice)
- Stuntstravaganza (2015) ... Dazzle Novak (voice)
- Cop Con (2015) ... Dazzle Novak (voice)
- Lasers and Liars (2015) ... Dazzle Novak (voice)
 2015 The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar (TV Movie)
Simba (voice)
 2015 30 for 30 (TV Series documentary)
Narrator
- I Hate Christian Laettner (2015) ... Narrator (voice)
 2015 Beautiful & Twisted (TV Movie)
Ben Novack Jr.
 2014 The Pro (TV Movie)
Ben Bertrahm
 2013 Killing Kennedy (TV Movie)
John F. Kennedy
 2013 The '80s: The Decade That Made Us (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Narrator
- Shop 'til You Drop (2013) ... Narrator (voice)
 2011 Young Justice (TV Series)
Captain Marvel
- Humanity (2011) ... Captain Marvel (voice)
- Alpha Male (2011) ... Captain Marvel (voice)
 2010 WWII in HD: The Air War (TV Movie documentary)
Narrator (voice)
 2009 Too Late to Say Goodbye (TV Movie)
Bart Corbin
 2007-2009 Family Guy (TV Series)
Rob Lowe / Stanford Cordray
- Not All Dogs Go to Heaven (2009) ... Rob Lowe (voice)
- Road to Rupert (2007) ... Stanford Cordray (voice)
 2007 Stir of Echoes: The Homecoming (TV Movie)
Ted Cogan
 2006 A Perfect Day (TV Movie)
Rob Harlan
 2004 Perfect Strangers (TV Movie)
Lloyd Rockwell
 2004 Salem's Lot (TV Series)
Ben Mears
- Episode #1.2 (2004) ... Ben Mears
- Episode #1.1 (2004) ... Ben Mears
 2002 Framed (TV Movie)
Mike Santini
 2001 Jane Doe (TV Movie)
David Doe
 1999 Atomic Train (TV Mini-Series)
John Seger
- Episode #1.2 (1999) ... John Seger
- Episode #1.1 (1999) ... John Seger
 1998 Outrage (TV Movie)
Tom Casey
 1998 Stories from My Childhood (TV Series)
- Ivan and His Magic Pony (1998) ... (voice)
 1997 Midnight Man (TV Movie)
Sean Dillon
 1996 On Dangerous Ground (TV Movie)
Sean Dillon
 1995 The Larry Sanders Show (TV Series)
Rob Lowe
- The Bump (1995) ... Rob Lowe
 1994 The Stand (TV Mini-Series)
Nick Andros
- The Stand (1994) ... Nick Andros
- The Betrayal (1994) ... Nick Andros
- The Dreams (1994) ... Nick Andros
- The Plague (1994) ... Nick Andros
 1990 If the Shoe Fits (TV Movie)
Francesco Salvitore
 1983 Thursday's Child (TV Movie)
Sam Alden
 1980-1981 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
Jeff Bartlett / Charles Elderberry
- A Matter of Time (1981) ... Jeff Bartlett
- Schoolboy Father (1980) ... Charles Elderberry
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Other Works:

TV commercial, "Me, and Less Attractive Me," for Direct TV. See more »

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1 Print Biography | 8 Interviews | 20 Articles | 12 Pictorials | 17 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on his short-lived sitcom, A New Kind of Family (1979)] It was notable only for how bad it was. See more »

Trivia:

Lost out for the role of Caledon Hockley in Titanic (1997), which went to Billy Zane. See more »

Trademark:

Early in his career, he was known for playing unlikeable and ambitious jerks See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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He Left Brothers + Sisters For Parks And Recreation?!?!? ttenchantr
Rob Lowe needs to be President...on TV. jarretketz
A straight guy saying he was freakishly good-looking in 'Masquerade'. looker7
Lowe's nailing the character in Californication kban495
Direct TV commercials are beyond bad metalrox_2000
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