Rob Lowe’s full name is Robert Hepler Lowe. He is a renowned American actor, podcaster, director, and producer. Lowe rose to fame after starring in popular Hollywood films like Wayne’s World film series, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, The Hotel New Hampshire, Bad Influence, Contact, I Am Patrick Swayze, Thank You For Smoking, Behind The Candelabra, and The Specials.
As far as his appearance goes, Lowe is pretty much a charming guy with a good height and an impressive body proportions. He is 5 feet 11 inches in height ( 1.80 m) and weighs 76 kg (168 lbs). He has fair skin and gorgeous blue eyes.
Rob Lowe Net Worth Summary
In his profession as an actor, podcaster, director, and producer, Lowe has accumulated an enormous fortune. As of 2022, Rob Lowe is worth $1 billion. Furthermore, his income ranges from $3 to $4 million. The multi-talented actor’s overall assets are worth $100 million. There is no denying that he lives a luxurious and extraordinary life.
Early life and Childhood
Rob Lowe was born on March 17, 1964, in Charlottesville, Virgina, USA to Charles David Lowe, a lawyer, and Barbara Hepler, a teacher. The actor was raised of Christian faith. Lowe has a younger brother named Chad Lowe. His parents got divorced when they were still very young. Lowe is of multiple descents such as English, German, Scottish, Welsh, and Irish. Rob Lowe was brought up in a “traditional American setting” in Dayton, Ohio.
Lowe was baptized at a young age into the Episcopal church. He participated in a show called “Who Do You Think You Are?”, and discovered that one of his forefathers named Christopher East was a Hessian combatant. His forefather was battling under the decree of Colonel Johann Gottlieb Rall and was apprehended at Trenton, New Jersey way back on December 26, 1776. Because he was an American Prisoner of War (POW), his forefather was offered a choice, and accepted the offer to remain in the US.
For his early education, he went to Oakwood Junior High School in Dayton, Ohio. After his parents divorced, he along with his brother Chad and mother relocated to California and received his education at Santa Monica High School and met actor Charlie Sheen. At 8, he was determined to become an actor after watching ‘Oliver’ production. He shortly started appearing on local shows and performed in theatres.
Rob Lowe Relationship Status
Rob Lowe is married to Sheryl Berkoff, a makeup artist, and jewelry designer. The two lovebirds got hitched in the year 1991 and have been married together for over three decades. Lowe and her spouse, Sheryl Berkoff’s first encounter was in 1983 when the power couple was set up on a blind date. They met for the second time on the set of ‘Bad Influence’ where they were formally introduced.
The couple welcomed their first baby whom they named their son Matthew Edward Lowe, in 1993. They gave birth to their second child, John Owen Lowe. Rob is a family man and a good husband and a father to their two sons who never forget to wish his loved ones on their birthdays.
Although their romance may have taken off on the set of ‘Bad Influence’, the charming actor has always openly praised his wife for having a tremendous life-altering effect on him.
“[Our relationship] made me examine how I was living my life,” the podcast host of Literally! with Rob Lowe disclosed to Haute Living in March 2014 the starting point of his relationship with the makeup artist and jewelry designer. “That led me to get sober, which led me to change my life — giving me everything I now have,” added Lowe.
Rob Lowe Breakthrough
Rob Lowe marked his film debut when he was seventeen years of age in the 1983 film ‘Thursday’s Child.’ His performance landed him a Golden Globe nomination in that exact year. He got his first lead role in the movie called ‘The Outsiders.’ In 1985, he appeared in the film St. Elmo’s Fire’ which was helmed by Joel Schumacher. The following year, he was cast alongside Demi Moore in the 1986 film ‘About Last Night’ helmed by Edward Zwick.
He quickly gained popularity and got his breakthrough as one of the remarkable young actors of the 80s, earning him the title of “teenage heartthrob” after the film ‘St. Elmo’s Fire.’ Rob Lowe has so far appeared in many well-known Hollywood films and is he is one of the most recognized actor in the Hollywood film industry