"St. Elmo's Fire": Where is Rob Lowe today?
His role in St. Elmo's Fire turned Rob Lowe into THE heartthrob of the eighties. We have to confess, we were among those who fell for the actor back in the day, and so we decided to find out what he has been up to since then...
Rob Lowe (54) became a superstar and had teenagers going wild for him up and down the country when he starred as Billy Hicks in St. Elmo's Fire. Lowe was in a relationship with Little House in the Prairie star Melissa Gilbert (54) from 1981 to 1986. After St. Elmo's Fire, he appeared in a number of other successful films during the eighties, such as About Last Night... and Square Dance. But what is Rob Lowe doing today?
Lowe is still active and is still a successful actor. He was a main cast member in the TV series The West Wing from 1999 to 2003 and won two Golden Globes and an Emmy Award for his performance in the series. Since then, Rob Lowe has become a successful TV actor. After leaving The West Wing Rob Lowe appeared in Brothers & Sisters and Parks and Recreation, among other projects. Lowe also acted alongside Cameron Diaz (45) in the 2014 film Sex Tape.
Rob Lowe is currently starring in the successful TV series Code Black. He has been married to Sheryl Berkoff since 1991 and they have two sons together. Lowe's autobiography was published in 2012.