Rob Lowe's brother Chad has been cast as his sibling on 9-1-1: Lone Star

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Rob Lowe, 58, and his brother Chad, 54, will play siblings on 9-1-1: Lone Star… after they first worked together on the 1984 classic Oxford Blues

  • Rob Lowe will be joined by a family member on his hit show 9-1-1: Lone Star 
  • The star’s brother Chad Lowe will play his sibling on the May 2 episode
  • They have worked together on the 1984 movie Oxford Blues
  • And Chad had a part on Rob’s series Brothers & Sisters in 2006 

Rob Lowe, 58, will be joined by a family member on his hit show 9-1-1: Lone Star.

On Tuesday it was shared by TV Line that the star’s brother Chad Lowe, 54, will play his sibling on the May 2 episode.

But it is not the first time they have worked together. Chad first appeared opposite Rob in the 1984 movie Oxford Blues; he played a computer hacker while Rob had the starring role.

Brother act: Rob Lowe will be joined by a family member on his hit show 9-1-1: Lone Star. On Tuesday it was shared by TV Line that the star's brother Chad Lowe will play his sibling on the May 2 episode. Seen in 1989

Brother act: Rob Lowe will be joined by a family member on his hit show 9-1-1: Lone Star. On Tuesday it was shared by TV Line that the star’s brother Chad Lowe will play his sibling on the May 2 episode. Seen in 1989

His big show: Rob's character is Captain Owen Strand; seen here in 2020

His big show: Rob’s character is Captain Owen Strand; seen here in 2020

And Chad had a part on Rob’s series Brothers & Sisters in 2006. He also directed Rob on The Grinder.

On Lone Star, Chad is set to take on the role of the long estranged brother of Rob’s character, Captain Owen Strand.

‘Owen travels to Los Angeles to confront his estranged father and some painful childhood memories,’ it says on 9-1-1: Lone Star’s log line.

Chad is no stranger to 9-1-1 as he has already directed two episodes of the hit series. 

Chad has had a successful career in Hollywood dating back to the 1980s: he starred in the films 1988’s Apprentice To Murder, 1989’s True Blood, 1997’s Trading Favors, 2001’s Your Guardian, and 2003’s Red Betsy. In 2019 he played a Sheriff in 7 Days To Vegas.

A good fit: On Lone Star, Chad is set to take on the role of Rob's Captain Owen; seen in 2003

A good fit: On Lone Star, Chad is set to take on the role of Rob’s Captain Owen; seen in 2003

So many stars: Brian Michael Smith as Paul Strickland, Natacha Karam as Marjan Marwani, Rafael Silva as Carlos Reyes, Liv Tyler as Michelle Watts, Rob Lowe as Owen Strand, Ronen Rubenstein as T.K. Strand, Sierra Aylina McClain as Grace Ryder, Jim Paarack as Judd Ryder and Julian Works as Mateo Chavez

So many stars: Brian Michael Smith as Paul Strickland, Natacha Karam as Marjan Marwani, Rafael Silva as Carlos Reyes, Liv Tyler as Michelle Watts, Rob Lowe as Owen Strand, Ronen Rubenstein as T.K. Strand, Sierra Aylina McClain as Grace Ryder, Jim Paarack as Judd Ryder and Julian Works as Mateo Chavez

And he has been on several TV shows.

He was on Melrose Place in 1996, on 24 in 2007 then became a series regular on Pretty Little Liars from 2010 until 2017 before popping up on Young Justice on and off from 2011 until 2019, and Supergirl in 2018. He popped up as himself on a 2015 episode of Entourage.   

And Chad also has a long career as a director. 

The past: Chad is also known for being married to Oscar-winning actress Hilary Swank from 1997 until 2007; seen in 2002

The past: Chad is also known for being married to Oscar-winning actress Hilary Swank from 1997 until 2007; seen in 2002 

He directed episodes of Law & Order: SVU, Bones, Brothers & Sisters, Pretty Little Liars, Rizzoli & Isles and Supergirl.

Chad is also known for being married to Oscar-winning actress Hilary Swank from 1997 until 2007. He wed Kim Painter in 2010 and together they have daughters Mabel and Fiona.

The May 2 episode will also feature another Hollywood veteran.

Chris Pine’s actor father Robert Pine will star as Owen’s father.

Pine time: The May 2 episode will also feature another Hollywood veteran. Chris Pine's actor father Robert Pine will star as Owen’s father; Seen from left, Gwynne Gilford, Chris and Robert in 2019

Pine time: The May 2 episode will also feature another Hollywood veteran. Chris Pine’s actor father Robert Pine will star as Owen’s father; Seen from left, Gwynne Gilford, Chris and Robert in 2019

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