Character: Drew Peterson
Multiple Golden Globe– and Emmy-nominated actor Rob Lowe currently stars in NBC’s comedy series “Parks and Recreation.” Lowe is well known for his role on NBC’s hit drama “The West Wing,” which won a record four consecutive Emmys for Outstanding Drama Series. Lowe’s performance in the show garnered him an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series, as well as two Golden Globe nominations for Best Performance by an Actor in a TV Series - Drama. He was nominated three times for the Screen Actors Guild Award, winning twice. Lowe recently appeared on Showtime’s “Californication” and starred on ABC’s “Brothers and Sisters.” His feature film credits include the iconic movies “The Outsiders,” “St. Elmo’s Fire,” “About Last Night” and “Bad Influence,” as well as the blockbuster comedies “Wayne’s World,” “Tommy Boy” and “Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me.” Some recent films also include “The Invention of Lying,” “Thank You for Smoking” and “Stir of Echoes: The Dead Speak” as well as the upcoming “I Melt With You” and “Knife Fight.” In spring of 2011 Lowe added the title “author” to his resume with the release of his memoir, “Stories I Only Tell My Friends.” Complete with adolescent anecdotes, Lowe shares intimate personal memories as he recalls his encounters, experiences and the audition that changed his life forever. The book was an instant New York Times best seller and enjoyed consecutive weeks in the top four on the paper’s best-seller list.