Rob Lowe played the part of Ben Mears in the film Salem's Lot


Date of birth 17th March 1964

Charlottesville, Virginia, USA

Birth name Robert Hepler Lowe

Height 5' 11" (1.80 m)


Rob attended Santa Monica High School with Sean Penn and Emilio Estevez.

Rob is deaf in his right ear, due to an ear infection as a very young child.

Rob starting acting at the early age of 8, seven years later, he was a regular on the TV series A New Kind of Family.  Rob's career picked up in the 80's when newspapers and magazine articles picked up on his non acting activities with a Hollywood 'brat pack', which included actors Charlie Sheen and Emilio Estevez, to name just a couple.