Following numerous television roles in the early s, he came to prominence as a teen idol and member of the Brat Pack with roles in films like The Outsiders , Class , The Hotel New Hampshire , Oxford Blues , St. Elmo's Fire , About Last Night The success of these films established him as a Hollywood star. Following a sex tape scandal, Lowe's public image and film career declined. By the turn of the millennium, his career saw a resurgence when he ventured back into television, making his breakthrough as Sam Seaborn on the NBC political drama The West Wing — , for which he received nominations for a Primetime Emmy Award and two Golden Globe Awards. In , he made his directorial debut with the television film The Bad Seed , a remake of the film of the same name.
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If you want a clear-cut example of an actor with tremendous staying power, look no farther than Rob Lowe. There are seven key reasons in particular why you still hear gay rumors about Rob Lowe to this day. Birthday: March 17, Sign: Pisces. Body Type: Fit. Eyes: Blue.
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Actor Rob Lowe recently celebrated his 25th anniversary with his wife Sheryl Berkoff, and he says the secret to the longevity of his marriage is good casting! I think marriage is the same way. Lowe and Berkoff have two sons, Matthew, 23, and John, 21, who are already well along their own paths to success, with one attending Stanford and the other in law school.
Following an incident with a female minor, he disappeared from the public eye for several years, before reestablishing himself on the popular drama The West Wing. His younger brother Chad also became an actor, and at one point was married to actress Hilary Swank. Lowe rose to fame on the big screen in the early s as a member of the Brat Pack, along with other young actors like Emilio Estevez , Molly Ringwald and Judd Nelson.