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Rob Lowe

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    outsiders to present day (Rob Lowe)

  • The Outsiders

    The Outsiders
    Robs breakthrough came when he stared in the film 'The Outsiders' as sodapop
  • sex tape contreversy

    sex tape contreversy
    Lowe was involved in a sex scandal over a videotape of him having sex with two women, one of whom was 16
  • Golden Globe nomination

    Golden Globe nomination
    He then received his second Golden Globe nomination for "Best Supporting Actor" for his role as the mentally disabled Rory in Square Dance (1987).
  • Melissa Gilbert

    Melissa Gilbert
    Rob Lowe and Melissa Gilbert briefly met at age 14 but didn’t start dating until 1981 when they were both 17 when she spotted Lowe stopped at the red light next to her car.
  • marriage and family

    marriage and family
    Lowe married makeup artist Sheryl Berkoff in July 1991,they have two sons: Matthew Edward Lowe and John Owen Lowe,They live in Santa Barbara, California.
  • tv show 'West Wing'

    tv show 'West Wing'
    Lowe also platyed Sam Seaborn in the television series The 'West Wing' from 1999 to 2003. His performance in the show won Lowe an Emmy and two Golden Globe Award nominations for Best Actor in a Drama Series.
  • charity work

    charity work
    Lowe was the first male spokesperson for the 2000 Lee National Denim Day fundraiser, which raises millions of dollars for breast cancer research and education. His grandmother and great-grandmother both suffered from breast cancer, and his mother died of the disease in late 2003.
  • successful tv series

    successful tv series
    Despite his two canceled TV series,2004 marked his return to this genre; he had appeared in 1994's The Stand. In 2004, Lowe starred in the TNT remake of the Stephen King miniseries 'Salem's Lot' which was the highest rated cable program of that summer and the highest ratings.
  • successful tv series

    successful tv series
    Lowe starred in the miniseries 'Beach Girls' on the Lifetime network. The series premiere received the highest ratings for a movie premiere in Lifetime history.
  • recent movie career

    recent movie career
    Lowe filmed his role as super movie agent in the 2006 independent film 'Thank You for Smoking'. That same year, Lowe filmed 'Stir of Echoes: The Homecoming',
  • tv show career

    tv show career
    Rob appeared in the ABC tv show, 'Brothers And Sisters' for five seasons. Lowe had a supporting role in the 2009 movie The Invention of Lying.
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    In July 2010, it was announced that Lowe would be providing the voice for the superhero Captain Marvel in the upcoming animated series, 'Young Justice'. It was also announced in July 2010 that Lowe would become a series regular on the series Parks and Recreation
    In 2011, Lowe guest starred in a recurring role on a comedy show called Californication