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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)

Filmography

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 2016 The Lion Guard (TV Series)
Simba
- Too Many Termites (2016) ... Simba (voice)
- The Imaginary Okapi (2016) ... Simba (voice)
- Bunga and the King (2016) ... Simba (voice)
- The Mbali Fields Migration (2016) ... Simba (voice)
- The Kupatana Celebration (2016) ... Simba (voice)
 2015 Moonbeam City (TV Series)
Dazzle Novak
- The Wedding of Rad (Lie) (2015) ... Dazzle Novak (voice)
- The Legend of Circuit Lake (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 Code Black (TV Series)
Ethan Willis
- Episode #2.4 ... Ethan Willis
 2015 Pocket Listing
Frank Hunter
 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
 2014/II The Interview
Rob Lowe (uncredited)
 2014 Sex Tape
Hank
 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 Prequel: The Dawn of Lying (Video short)
 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
 2000 One Hell of a Guy
Nick
 2000 The Specials
The Weevil
 2000 Escape Under Pressure
John Spencer
 1999 Winding Roads
Partygoer
 1999 Atomic Train (TV Series)
John Seger
- Episode #1.2 (1999) ... John Seger
- Episode #1.1 (1999) ... John Seger
 1998 For Hire
Mitch Lawrence
 1998 Outrage (TV Movie)
Tom Casey
 1998 Stories from My Childhood (TV Series)
- Ivan and His Magic Pony (1998) ... (voice)
 1997 Crazy Six (Video)
Billie, a.k.a. Crazy Six
 1997 Hostile Intent
Cleary
 1997 Midnight Man (TV Movie)
Sean Dillon
 1997 Living in Peril
Walter Woods
 1997 Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery
Decapitated Henchman's Friend (uncredited)
 1996 On Dangerous Ground (TV Movie)
Sean Dillon
 1996 Mulholland Falls
Hoodlum (uncredited)
 1995 First Degree (Video)
Det. Rick Mallory
 1995 The Larry Sanders Show (TV Series)
Rob Lowe
- The Bump (1995) ... Rob Lowe
 1995 Tommy Boy
Paul Barish (uncredited)
 1994 The Stand (TV Series)
Nick Andros
- The Stand (1994) ... Nick Andros
- The Betrayal (1994) ... Nick Andros
- The Dreams (1994) ... Nick Andros
- The Plague (1994) ... Nick Andros
 1993 Fox Hunt (Video Game)
Edison Pettibone
 1992 The Finest Hour
Lawrence Hammer
 1991 The Dark Backward
Dirk Delta
 1990 If the Shoe Fits (TV Movie)
Francesco Salvitore
 1988 Illegally Yours
Richard Dice
 1988 Masquerade
Tim Whalen
 1987 Square Dance
Rory
 1985 Go-Go's: Prime Time (Video short)
Hunk at the dance ("Turn to You")
 1984 Oxford Blues
Nick De Angelo
 1983 Class
Skip
 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:

Guest on "Live on Five," WEWS-TV, Cleveland, Ohio, USA. See more »

Publicity Listings:

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

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Height:

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:

On the television show, Who Do You Think You Are? (2010), he found out some interesting things about his mother's family. There was an application for admittance into the "Daughters of the American Revolution" from someone in Rob's family because of his five times great-grandfather, John Christopher East. However, the application was denied because there was no proof that he fought in the ... 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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