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Rob Lowe

Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 13 films, with $196,129,674 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #736)
Best-known acting roles: Young Number Two (Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me), Middle Number Two (Austin Powers in Goldmember), Richard Rank (Contact), Reece Tenneson (Monster Trucks), Hank (Sex Tape)
Best-known technical roles: I Melt with You (Executive Producer), Knife Fight (Executive Producer)
Most productive collaborators: Jason Segel, Eugenio Derbez, Rob Corddry, Jake Kasdan, Ken Marino

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading13$120,208,701$75,920,973$196,129,674
Supporting10$754,372,379$437,197,587$1,191,569,966
Lead Ensemble Member5$129,019,236$58,717,926$187,737,162
Cameo4$104,142,027$20,037,457$124,179,484
(Unclassified)1$0$0$0
In Technical RolesExecutive Producer2$8,380$0$8,380

Career Trend

This graph shows Rob Lowe’s score on our annual analysis of leading stars at the box office. The Star Score represents points assigned to each of the leading stars of the top 100 movies (based on box office) in the current year and two preceding years. For appearing in the number one movie in a year a star gets 100 points, the number two movie 99 points and so on..

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
4/20/2018 Super Troopers 2 Guy Le Franc  $15,181,624 $364,424 $15,546,048
4/28/2017 How to Be a Latin Lover Rick  $32,149,404 $30,406,824 $62,556,228
1/13/2017 Monster Trucks Reece Tenneson  $33,370,166 $28,311,102 $61,681,268
12/1/2016 Pocket Listing Frank Hunter  $0 $0 $0
6/9/2015 Beautiful and Twisted   $0 $0 $0
7/18/2014 Sex Tape Hank  $38,543,473 $87,526,036 $126,069,509
2/11/2014 Killing Kennedy JFK  $0 $0 $0
2/6/2014 The Interview Himself  $6,105,175 $6,237,457 $12,342,632
1/25/2013 Knife Fight Paul Turner  $2,019 $0 $2,019
12/9/2011 I Melt with You Jonathan  $6,361 $0 $6,361
9/30/2011 Breakaway Coach Dan Winters  $1,481,735 $183,057 $1,664,792
10/2/2009 The Invention of Lying Brad Kessler  $18,451,251 $14,228,013 $32,679,264
3/17/2006 Thank You For Smoking Jeff Megall  $24,793,509 $15,223,153 $40,016,662
3/21/2003 View from the Top Pilot Steve  $15,614,000 $3,912,014 $19,526,014
7/25/2002 Austin Powers in Goldmember Middle Number Two  $213,117,789 $83,220,874 $296,338,663
9/22/2000 The Specials The Weevil  $12,996 $0 $12,996
6/10/1999 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me Young Number Two  $206,040,085 $106,343,402 $312,383,487
7/11/1997 Contact Richard Rank  $100,920,329 $64,979,671 $165,900,000
5/2/1997 Austin Powers: International Man of M… Decapitated Henchman's Friend (uncredited)  $53,883,989 $13,800,000 $67,683,989
4/26/1996 Mulholland Falls Hoodlum (uncredited)  $11,504,190 $0 $11,504,190
3/31/1995 Tommy Boy Paul Barish  $32,648,673 $0 $32,648,673
2/14/1992 Wayne's World Benjamin Oliver  $121,697,323 $61,400,000 $183,097,323
3/9/1990 Bad Influence Alex  $12,626,043 $0 $12,626,043
3/11/1988 Masquerade Tim Whalen  $15,855,828 $75,737,916 $91,593,744
1/1/1988 Illegally Yours Richard Drice  $259,019 $0 $259,019
3/1/1987 Square Dance Rory  $225,358 $0 $225,358
7/1/1986 About Last Night... Danny  $38,702,310 $0 $38,702,310
1/31/1986 Youngblood Dean Youngblood  $15,448,400 $0 $15,448,400
6/28/1985 St. Elmo’s Fire Billy  $37,800,000 $0 $37,800,000
8/24/1984 Oxford Blues Nick  $8,793,000 $0 $8,793,000
3/9/1984 The Hotel New Hampshire John  $5,142,858 $0 $5,142,858
7/22/1983 Class Skip  $21,667,789 $0 $21,667,789
3/25/1983 The Outsiders Sodapop Curtis  $25,697,647 $0 $25,697,647
Movies: 33Totals:$1,107,742,343$591,873,943$1,699,616,286
  Averages:$33,567,950$17,935,574$51,503,524

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
4/28/2017 How to Be a Latin Lover $12,252,439 1,203 $32,149,404 $62,556,228 51.4%
1/13/2017 Monster Trucks $10,950,705 3,119 $33,370,166 $61,681,268 54.1%
12/1/2016 Pocket Listing $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
2/11/2014 Killing Kennedy $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
1/25/2013 Knife Fight $0 2 $2,019 $2,019 100.0%
12/9/2011 I Melt with You $2,729 2 $6,361 $6,361 100.0%
9/30/2011 Breakaway $0 31 $1,481,735 $1,664,792 89.0%
3/9/1990 Bad Influence $3,822,019 1,300 $12,626,043 $12,626,043 100.0%
3/11/1988 Masquerade $3,500,259 1,031 $15,855,828 $91,593,744 17.3%
1/1/1988 Illegally Yours $0 0 $259,019 $259,019 100.0%
3/1/1987 Square Dance $0 0 $225,358 $225,358 100.0%
7/1/1986 About Last Night... $3,152,469 887 $38,702,310 $38,702,310 100.0%
1/31/1986 Youngblood $4,183,292 1,354 $15,448,400 $15,448,400 100.0%
6/28/1985 St. Elmo’s Fire $6,128,157 1,207 $37,800,000 $37,800,000 100.0%
8/24/1984 Oxford Blues $2,486,418 1,075 $8,793,000 $8,793,000 100.0%
3/9/1984 The Hotel New Hampshire $1,075,800 262 $5,142,858 $5,142,858 100.0%
7/22/1983 Class $4,553,233 844 $21,667,789 $21,667,789 100.0%
3/25/1983 The Outsiders $5,068,165 1,002 $25,697,647 $25,697,647 100.0%
Movies: 18Totals:  $249,227,937$383,866,836 
 Averages:$3,176,427740$13,845,997$21,325,93588.2%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
4/20/2018 Super Troopers 2 $15,181,624 2,038 $15,181,624 $15,546,048 97.7%
7/18/2014 Sex Tape $14,608,152 3,062 $38,543,473 $126,069,509 30.6%
10/2/2009 The Invention of Lying $7,027,472 1,743 $18,451,251 $32,679,264 56.5%
3/17/2006 Thank You For Smoking $262,923 1,020 $24,793,509 $40,016,662 62.0%
3/21/2003 View from the Top $7,009,513 2,508 $15,614,000 $19,526,014 80.0%
7/25/2002 Austin Powers in Goldmember $73,071,188 3,613 $213,117,789 $296,338,663 71.9%
9/22/2000 The Specials $10,131 2 $12,996 $12,996 100.0%
6/10/1999 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me $54,917,604 3,314 $206,040,085 $312,383,487 66.0%
7/11/1997 Contact $20,584,908 2,314 $100,920,329 $165,900,000 60.8%
2/14/1992 Wayne's World $18,122,710 1,878 $121,697,323 $183,097,323 66.5%
Movies: 10Totals:  $754,372,379$1,191,569,966 
 Averages:$21,079,6232,149$75,437,238$119,156,99769.2%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 597 $249,227,937
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 801-900) 835 $754,372,379
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 733 $1,003,600,316
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 801-900) 844 $449,131,274
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,310 $273,106,953
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 362 $104,142,027
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 791 $1,107,742,343
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,034 $134,638,899
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 3,601-3,700) 3,681 $437,197,587
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,413 $571,836,486
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,591 $286,498,025
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 13,801-13,900) 13,801 $103,258,331
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 701-800) 759 $20,037,457
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,839 $591,873,943
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 801-900) 811 $383,866,836
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,654 $1,191,569,966
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,265 $1,575,436,802
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,225 $735,629,299
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,601-6,700) 6,678 $376,365,284
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 501-600) 560 $124,179,484
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,352 $1,699,616,286
Highest Grossing Stars of 1983 at the Domestic Box Office 16 144
Highest Grossing Stars of 1984 at the Domestic Box Office 19 144
Highest Grossing Stars of 1985 at the Domestic Box Office 15 222
Highest Grossing Stars of 1986 at the Domestic Box Office 16 199
Highest Grossing Stars of 1987 at the Domestic Box Office 23 199
Highest Grossing Stars of 1988 at the Domestic Box Office 30 160
Highest Grossing Stars of 1989 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 124 39
Highest Grossing Stars of 1990 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 122 53
Highest Grossing Stars of 1991 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 153 14
Highest Grossing Stars of 1992 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 165 14
Highest Grossing Stars of 2017 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 381 48
Highest Grossing Stars of 2018 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 367 48
Highest Grossing Stars of 2017 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 501-600) 528 9
Highest Grossing Stars of 2018 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 476 9
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 401-500) 424 $179,459,764
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 601-700) 609 $30,840,505
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies 48 $38,702,310
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 501-600) 587 $134,638,899
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 501-600) 520 $314,098,663
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 701-800) 769 $30,840,505
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies 70 $38,702,310
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 501-600) 519 $215,632,413
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Animation/Live Action Movies (Rank 201-300) 203 $33,370,166
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 801-900) 886 $106,327,797
Top International Leading Stars for Animation/Live Action Movies (Rank 201-300) 205 $28,311,102
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 601-700) 665 $321,960,210
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Animation/Live Action Movies (Rank 201-300) 206 $61,681,268
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 301-400) 304 $189,934,766
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 301-400) 304 $33,370,166
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 301-400) 380 $25,697,647
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 401-500) 492 $106,327,797
Top International Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 301-400) 316 $28,311,102
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 301-400) 387 $296,262,563
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 301-400) 323 $61,681,268
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 501-600) 516 $25,697,647
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 701-800) 798 $33,370,166
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 201-300) 286 $103,053,257
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 201-300) 210 $96,721,309
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 301-400) 396 $15,857,847
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 801-900) 808 $28,311,102
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 401-500) 462 $30,589,881
Top International Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 101-200) 157 $75,737,916
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 801-900) 827 $61,681,268
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 301-400) 337 $133,643,138
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 301-400) 339 $96,721,309
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 201-300) 210 $91,595,763
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 501-600) 588 $92,698,952
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 469 $81,738,651
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 701-800) 710 $58,900,983
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 470 $75,737,916
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 601-700) 676 $151,599,935
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 469 $157,476,567
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 601-700) 604 $25,697,647
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Sony Pictures Movies (Rank 201-300) 235 $76,502,310
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 301-400) 369 $33,370,166
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Lionsgate Movies (Rank 101-200) 193 $32,149,404
Top Domestic Leading Stars for MGM Movies 70 $31,304,228
Top International Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 301-400) 322 $28,311,102
Top International Leading Stars for Lionsgate Movies (Rank 101-200) 172 $30,406,824
Top International Leading Stars for MGM Movies 21 $75,737,916
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 601-700) 643 $25,697,647
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Sony Pictures Movies (Rank 301-400) 321 $76,502,310
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 301-400) 349 $61,681,268
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Lionsgate Movies (Rank 101-200) 190 $62,556,228
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for MGM Movies 30 $107,042,144

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1/25/2013 Knife Fight Executive Producer $2,019 $0 $2,019
12/9/2011 I Melt with You Executive Producer $6,361 $0 $6,361
Movies: 2Totals:$8,380$0$8,380
  Averages:$4,190$0$4,190





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