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Rob Lowe        

Actor, Best-Selling Author, Podcaster & Philanthropist

Hollywood icon, New York Times bestselling author, podcaster, and philanthropist Rob Lowe is a passionate advocate for resilience in the face of adversity and leverages his platform to make an impact on the world. Known for his decades-long career in film, television, and theater, Lowe has been nominated for numerous Emmy, Golden Globe, and Screen Actors Guild Awards, winning two. Notable roles include St. Elmo’s Fire, About Last Night, The Outsiders, "The West Wing," and "Parks and Recreation," as well as directing The Bad Seed and serving as executive producer for "Holiday in the Wild" and "911 Lonestar." He shares his complicated path to stardom in two New York Times bestselling memoirs, "Stories I Only Tell My Friends" and "Love Life." With his signature wry humor, candor, and moving personal anecdotes, Lowe is an in-demand speaker about his work in the fight against cancer, his journey to three decades of sobriety, and for his insights about overcoming obstacles, developing resilience, and finding joy.

Lowe hosts FOX’s "Mental Samurai," a mental challenge competition, and two highly acclaimed podcasts: Literally! With Rob Lowe, on which he interviews leaders in the world of entertainment, and Parks and Recollection, co-hosted with showrunner Alan Yang, which takes a behind-the-scenes look at the hit TV show.

Speech Topics

Standing Up to Cancer

When Rob Lowe's grandmother and mother died from breast cancer, and his father survived non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, the award-winning actor knew he had to get involved and take a stand against cancer. In this presentation, Lowe talks about his experiences with the disease, his victories from the work he has been involved with in the fight against cancer, and the importance of continued work by everyone to support cancer survivors.

An Evening with Rob Lowe: Stories I Only Tell My Friends

Never mean spirited or salacious, actor Rob Lowe delivers unexpected glimpses into his successes, disappointments, relationships, and one-of-a-kind encounters with people who shaped our world over the last 25 years. These stories are as entertaining as they are unforgettable.

A Conversation with Rob Lowe

From iconic films like "St. Elmo's Fire" and "Wayne's World" to "The West Wing" and the current hit NBC series "Parks and Recreation," Rob Lowe's roles are indelibly imprinted into mainstream consciousness.

His road to success was not an easy one, and now he shares candid, funny and moving stories of his journey. In an industry known for rejection and superficiality, Lowe has successfully managed to stay relevant and versatile, all the while facing his personal challenges, overcoming his setbacks and finding his way through to the joy and peace of successful marriage and fatherhood.

A passionate advocate for issues ranging from cancer awareness to the environment, Lowe is also an example of using one's platform to make a positive impact in the world.


'The Grinder' Star Rob Lowe Talks Transitioning From "Pretty Boy" to ...
Lowe dishes on making it in comedy as a dramatic actor and why the 1989 Oscars made for his most embarrassing career moment.
Rob Lowe Cast on CBS Medical Drama 'Code Black' Season 2 ...
Rob Lowe is joining the cast of the CBS medical drama "Code Black" as a series regular for the second season, which premieres this fall.
Rob Lowe Joins Cast Of 'Super Troopers 2' Movie | Deadline
EXCLUSIVE: Rob Lowe has just joined the cast of Super Troopers 2, the sequel to 2001's bumbling cop comedy Super Troopers. Production on the film began ...
Rob Lowe marks 25 years sober with support message - CBS News
Actor Rob Lowe's party boy ways in the 80s led to a scandal of epic proportions. In 1988, Rob Lowe was involved in a scandal over a videotape of him having ...
Fox's 'The Grinder' lets the real Rob Lowe, cheese-meter and all, loose
Rob Lowe finds himself in the comedic zone in the new fall comedy 'The Grinder' on Fox.

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