He had consensual sex with someone who lied about their age. Far be it from me to deem that morally acceptable, but come on.
In addition to his 2001 Emmy nomination for The West Wing, He is of German, English, Irish, Scottish, and Welsh ancestry. , Lowe found out that one of his ancestors, Christopher East, was a Hessian soldier.
Eventually, Lowe left the series, not long before Sorkin and director/executive producer Thomas Schlamme unceremoniously quit over a dispute with NBC.
During the final season of The West Wing, Lowe returned to his role of Sam Seaborn, appearing in two of the final four episodes.
In California, he attended Santa Monica High School, where he met Charlie Sheen.
In his autobiography Stories I Only Tell My Friends, he wrote regarding Sheen, "We were both nerds [...] he wanted to be a baseball player." One of Lowe's earliest roles came in the 1983 TV film Thursday's Child, for which he received his first Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Miniseries, or Television Film.