Literally! With Rob Lowe

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Reviews: 8


 May 3, 2021

Karla Joy
 Jan 24, 2021
Really enjoying this podcast! Keep em comin!


 Oct 30, 2020


 Sep 26, 2020
This podcast is just "okay." Not great, not terrible. I listen to a lot of podcasts and this one can't seem to hold my interest. The guests are great but the interviews/conversations sound awkward and aren't particularly interesting.

Rick
 Aug 13, 2020
Literally one of the better podcast. Really feels like being a fly on the wall

Description

This is literally a podcast where people I love, admire, and know well will be in a safe space to really let their hair down (assuming they have any). I will cover the thoughtful to the extremely random. So join me and my guests from the world of movies, TV, sports, music, and culture for fun, wide-ranging, free-wheeling conversations.

Episode Date
Andy Richter: Hang the Moon
00:45:46

When Andy Richter chats with Rob Lowe, it’s a runaway train of exciting topics. On today’s episode find out how fun it was to make Andy Richter Controls the Universe, and the bizarre show that Rob and Andy worked on. All of this and some great info on Andy’s podcast The Three Questions, in another great episode!
 

Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Yours could get featured on the show!

Oct 21, 2021
Chris Pratt on Parks and Recollection!
00:04:02

Hello Literally listeners, we know you loved Chris Pratt when he guested on this podcast. Now you get to hear him talk to Rob and Alan Yang over on Parks and Recollection. Today we’re giving you a sample of that Parks and Recollection episode where Chris opens up about his audition for Parks and Rec, working with Mouse Rat song writer Mark Rivers, adapting the character of Andy to a lovable loser, and so much more! Spread your wings and fly with your favorite podcast team today! Click here to listen to the whole episode!
 

Oct 19, 2021
Danny Elfman: The Chili Pepper Thing
01:03:50

When Danny Elfman joins Rob Lowe, It’s two lively personalities at the Dead Man’s Party! On today’s episode you’ll find out why the theme from Halloween drove Danny wild, what it took to squash the beef between him and Simpsons creator Matt Groening, and which funk-rock band used to get booed while opening for Oingo Boingo! Strap in, it’s a spooky one! Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Yours could get featured on the show!

Oct 14, 2021
David Cross: In the Middle of Nowhere
00:41:07

The heat is on and the humor is dry when David Cross joins Rob Lowe. The guys reminisce on CB radio, Midnight Movie Madness, and collecting beer cans. David also shares some great stories from his time working on Wonder Showzen and his new film The Dark Divide. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Yours could get featured on the show!
 

Oct 07, 2021
John Stamos: A Good Influence
00:44:49

When John Stamos talks to Rob Lowe it is a who’s who? of handsome memes. On today’s episode you’ll hear about John’s new True Crime podcast Snatching Sinatra, the time Rob partied on stage with The Beach Boys, and what traits John shares with a famous serial killer! Plus the guys peruse the late Frank Sinatra’s phone book.
Speaking of phone numbers, got question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Yours could get featured on the show!

Sep 30, 2021
Patton Oswalt: For the Love of It
00:49:56

When Patton Oswalt and Rob Lowe get on the mic, hilarity ensues! The guys talk about Mystery Science Theater 3000, career-ending typos, and John Tesh’s magnet store theory. Find out why acting in Young Adult was so intimidating for Patton — and what his new tour looks like — all on today’s episode!

 

Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Yours could get featured on the show!

Sep 23, 2021
Rob's got another pod
00:06:00

Today Rob drops in with a little taste of his new Parks and Recreation recap podcast, Parks and Recollection. If you enjoy this clip then spread your wings and fly your way over to the subscribe button today!

Sep 17, 2021
Jennifer Aniston: The Callback Queen
00:41:08

When Jennifer Aniston and Rob Lowe catch up, the conversation is about way more than haircuts and headshots. In today’s episode, you’ll hear how TV creation has evolved and why Jen loves being in the editing booth! You’ll also find out which talk show bumped Jen in the ‘90s and how the Friends gang was at the recent reunion. It’s the episode that you’ll want to listen to in a fountain with a group of pals.
Got a question for Rob? Leave a 30-second voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Yours could get featured on the show!

Sep 16, 2021
Alan Yang: American McDream
00:45:54

When Alan Yang enters the studio with Rob Lowe, there are many hilarious topics up for discussion. Like their new podcast Parks and Recollection (the definitive Parks and Recreation recap podcast) or Alan’s baseball blog from the early 2000s. This week, you’ll hear why Alan and Rob have one of the best rapports in podcasting!
Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Yours could get featured on the show!

If you have any questions don't hesitate to reach out. I'll be away between 4pm-5:30pm so please reach out on slack if there's an issue.

Sep 09, 2021
Molly Ringwald: Secret Marvel Gym
01:02:10

When Molly Ringwald and Rob Lowe get behind the microphone, you better strap in because the time machine is about to take off! In today’s episode, find out what magazine reigns supreme (Bop! or Time), how a cowboy hat could have transformed The Breakfast Club, and what supervillain Molly would play in a film! It’s 80’s week at Literally and we hope you enjoy it.
Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Yours could get featured on the show!

Sep 02, 2021
Re-Release: Conan O'Brien: Onion Wrangler
01:02:41

In which Rob and comedian/producer/talk show host Conan O’Brien discuss the difference between sharks and dolphins, how Elizabeth Taylor was able to cry on command, and why Conan thinks ghosts are overrated. Plus: we learn if Conan is actually Rob’s boss or not.

Aug 26, 2021
Oprah and Dr. Bruce D. Perry: What Happened to You?
00:53:44

Today we’re sharing a conversation Rob moderated with Oprah Winfrey and Dr. Bruce D. Perry about their book What Happened to You?: Conversations on Trauma, Resilience, and Healing. They discuss addiction, the patterns that shape us, and some of the ways that we can heal ourselves. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Yours could get featured on the show!

Aug 19, 2021
Rob Reminisces with The Happiness Lab
00:35:57

We've got something special for Literally! listeners today! Rob was recently a guest on The Happiness Lab podcast, and we want you to hear this great conversation. Hosted by Yale professor Dr. Laurie Santos, The Happiness Lab shares surprising research and inspiring stories that change the way we think about happiness.

In this episode, Rob and Dr. Santos discuss the joys and pitfalls of nostalgia. For instance, as much as Rob loved the 80s, he’s careful not to get too carried away - and happiness science backs him up! Sometimes our selective memories can be unreliable and give past events a rosy glow. Did you know that this can impact our decision-making and what will make us happy in the future? Listen now to learn more!

You can hear more Happiness Lab episodes at: http://podcasts.pushkin.fm/literallyrob

Aug 16, 2021
Charlie Puth: Artful Disappointment
00:53:28

In which Rob and musician Charlie Puth discuss music with a velvet texture, happy songs with sad lyrics, and the possibilities of a Literally theme remix! Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Yours could get featured on the show!

Aug 12, 2021
Julianna Margulies: That's Life in an ER
01:07:36

In which Rob and star of ER and The Good Wife Julianna Margulies discuss meditating as a family, why she left ER, and Fraterdays! Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Yours could get featured on the show!

Aug 05, 2021
Laraine Newman: The Shame of the Senso-Rings
00:40:33

In which Rob and SNL and Groundlings alum Laraine Newman discuss when you should say hello to your neighbor, how The Coneheads makeup can change you, and why it may be a good idea to copyright your character’s voice! Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Yours could get featured on the show!

Jul 29, 2021
Bob Costas: A Stat that Tells a Story
00:55:56

In which Rob and sportscaster Bob Costas discuss all time best calls, what makes for engaging sportscasting, the evolution of baseball, and who was the rowdiest in the booth! Plus: Rob answers a question about how to help your kids with good skincare routine in the LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Yours could get featured on the show!

Jul 22, 2021
Sofía Vergara: Free Tastes Better
00:58:16

In which Rob and actress/presenter Sofía Vergara discuss the ins and outs of craft service, Sofía’s accidental Broadway career, how she got cast in Modern Family, and the one category of America’s Got Talent performer that drives her crazy. Plus: Rob answers a question about his walk-up music in the LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Yours could get featured on the show!

Jul 15, 2021
John Fogerty: The Suitcase Behind The Microphone
01:13:18

In which Rob and rock legend John Fogerty discuss the formation of Creedence Clearwater Revival, seeing The Beatles’ final American concert, Rob's infamous version of "Proud Mary," and dive deep on the stories behind the writing of John’s most famous songs. Plus: Rob answers a question about the most important virtue in the LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

Jul 08, 2021
Iliza Shlesinger: Ty Cobb Salad
00:57:36

In which Rob and comedian/writer Iliza Shlesinger discuss the true story that inspired Iliza’s new Netflix movie Good On Paper, the hottest spots in Hollywood circa 1986, take a deep dive on upspeak, and wonder "if something is popular, does that mean it’s funny?” Plus: Rob answers a question about hamburger buns vs hot dog buns in the LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

Jul 01, 2021
Jason Alexander: Bat Mitzvah Limousine
01:00:50

In which Rob and actor/comedian/director Jason Alexander discuss formative theatre experiences, convincing Martin Short to do The Producers, their biggest stage disasters, and dive deep on the creation of Seinfeld. Plus: Rob answers a question about underrated work in the LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

Jun 24, 2021
Jimmy Kimmel: Mr Roboto-The Movie
01:03:56

In which Rob and comedian/host/writer Jimmy Kimmel discuss what hats they could get away with, dive deep on yacht rock, we learn about Jimmy’s honorary mayorship of a Canadian town, and get an insider’s view on what really happened with the 2017 Best Picture results. Plus: Rob answers a question about hindsight in the LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

Jun 17, 2021
Dawes: Pan to the Left and Mute
01:04:18

In which Rob and musicians Taylor and Griffin Goldsmith of the band Dawes discuss the high school they all have in common, their relationship to the Laurel Canyon sound, we learn about the long-lost Rob Lowe/Toto collaboration, and Taylor plays solo acoustic versions of some of Rob’s favorite Dawes songs. Plus: Rob answers a question about potential future guests in the LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

Jun 10, 2021
JB Smoove: Tilt Game
01:07:15

In which Rob and comedian/actor JB Smoove talk about JB’s new podcast May I Elaborate? Daily Wisdom From JB Smoove, then discuss Pop Tarts and Cheetos, New York sports, time travel, and how you can tell when Larry David is happy. Plus: Rob answers a question about centerfolds in the LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

Jun 03, 2021
Kate Hudson: Script Detectives
01:05:31

In which Rob and actress/author Kate Hudson discuss bad scene partners, singing at Gwyneth Paltrow’s wedding, Kurt Russell’s minimal approach to acting, and Rob presses Kate for five of her own favorite movies. Plus: Rob answers a question about his collections in the LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

May 27, 2021
Andrew McCarthy: Very Good Pleasure To Meet You
01:10:12

In which Rob and actor/author/director Andrew McCarthy discuss their lives in and out of the Brat Pack, Andrew’s new memoir Brat: An ‘80s Story, directing young actors, showing up prepared, sobriety, and the undying legacy of Weekend At Bernie’s. Plus: Rob answers a question about getting through high school in the LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

May 20, 2021
Oprah Winfrey: The Kojak Moment
00:58:40

In which Rob and author/actress/producer Oprah Winfrey discuss what it means to live in gratitude, the pros and cons of meeting your heroes, that time Rob went to a Diana Ross concert with Andy Warhol, and much more. Plus: Rob answers a question about what makes him nervous in the LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

May 13, 2021
Mark Cuban: Supply and Demand-Undefeated
00:56:19

In which Rob and entrepreneur/investor Mark Cuban discuss the modern NBA, digital currency, the future of artificial intelligence, the dawn of streaming technology, and how kids learn today. Plus: Rob answers a question from an expectant parent in the LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

May 06, 2021
Darrell Hammond: Word Salads and Distortion Fields
01:02:26

In which Rob and comedian/actor Darrell Hammond dive deep on the science of impersonation, White House Correspondents' Dinners, replacing SNL’s Don Pardo, and entertaining the Westies with Popeye impressions. Plus: Rob answers a question about his dream interview in the LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

Apr 29, 2021
Rob Lowe Can’t Wait for JB Smoove’s New Podcast!
00:13:01

Rob Lowe wants you to hear Team Coco’s newest podcast! It’s called May I Elaborate: Daily Wisdom from JB Smoove. Every morning, Monday through Friday, JB will take an inspirational quote and squeeze even more meaning and motivation out of it. This show will help you laugh your way to your most enlightened self. We could all use a personal guru - make yours JB! Check out the first episode here. Wanna hear more? Subscribe!

Apr 26, 2021
Gabriel Iglesias: The Merch Master
00:52:06

In which Rob and comedian/actor Gabriel Iglesias discuss Tik Tok, compare notes on doing Family Guy, working with Steven Soderbergh, and Gabriel takes Rob on a virtual tour of an unusual collection. Plus: Rob answers a question about being partially deaf in show business in the LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

Apr 22, 2021
Chevy Chase: DERFINS
00:47:43

In which Rob and actor/comedian/writer Chevy Chase discuss Chevy keeping a cow in his college dorm room, SNL’s famous Land Shark sketch, Three Amigos, Paul Simon’s You Can Call Me Al, Caddyshack, and we learn about how Chevy was the original drummer for Steely Dan. Plus: Rob answers a question about pictures of the sun in the LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

Apr 15, 2021
Gayle King: The Son-In-Law Shot
01:01:25

In which Rob and journalist/author Gayle King discuss respect in the workplace, Prince Harry sightings, online dating, the importance of a free press, and their complicated relationship with social media. Plus: we learn about the worst celebrity Gayle ever interviewed. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

Apr 08, 2021
David Duchovny: Malibu Bicycle Cops
01:03:06

In which Rob and actor/writer/producer David Duchovny discuss conspiracy theories, David’s albums and novels, minimalism, the danger of doing your own stunts, and their time together on Californication. David’s latest novel, Truly Like Lightning, is available now wherever books are sold. Plus: Rob answers a question about the most surprisingly beautiful place he’s ever traveled to in the LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

Apr 01, 2021
Zach Galifianakis: Is That What You’re Calling It?
01:13:50

In which Rob and actor/comedian Zach Galifianakis discuss North Carolina sports rivalries, when teleprompters are legal, pitching Baskets, Zach’s two weeks on SNL, the changing tastes in comedy, interviewing President Obama, and Zach’s brand new snowboarding movie from 20 years ago. Plus: Rob answers a question about his hometown in the LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

Mar 25, 2021
Vanessa Bayer: It's More Fun With Cookies
01:06:00

In which Rob and actress/comedian Vanessa Bayer discuss the pace of big cities vs the suburbs, Vanessa’s summer on Sesame Street, doing Rachel Green for Jennifer Aniston, the brilliance of Encino Man, and rank their favorite QVC hosts. Plus: Rob answers an unusual sports question in the LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

Mar 18, 2021
Clive Davis: Let's Proceed
01:05:38

Our GRAMMYs special, in which Rob and music production legend Clive Davis discuss the formula for a hit record, signing The Notorious B.I.G., passing on John Mellencamp, a new biopic about Whitney Houston, and the painting of Earth Wind & Fire hanging in the National Portrait Gallery. Plus: Rob and Clive weigh in on the greatest American songwriter.

Mar 14, 2021
Dax Shepard: Apex Brad
01:13:22

In which Rob and actor/podcaster Dax Shepard discuss pre-interviews, the script for Idiocracy, Punk’d, Burt Reynolds' wetsuit, whether or not Rob’s dad taught Bradley Cooper his backhand, and much more. Plus: Rob answers a call about The Lowe Files in the LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

Mar 11, 2021
Charles Barkley: Good Hypnosis
01:14:16

In which Rob and broadcaster/basketball legend Charles Barkley discuss The Dream Team, learning to say no, being grateful, taking responsibility, and the best advice that Charles never listened to. Plus: Rob answers a call about his favorite books in the LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

Mar 04, 2021
Bill Burr: Who Killed The Hat?
01:09:58

In which Rob and comedian/actor/podcaster Bill Burr dive deep on the NBA, the Royal Albert Hall, and compare notes on sobriety, cigars, and Star Wars. Plus: Rob answers the very first call to our new LoweDown Line. Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

Feb 25, 2021
Matthew McConaughey: Put Up A Pretty Light
01:15:25

In which Rob and actor/author Matthew McConaughey discuss Matthew’s new memoir Greenlights, making Contact together, auditioning for Titanic, launchpad lines, Magic Mike, Wolf Of Wall Street, Joel Schumacher, and we finally find out who coined the term “McConaissance." Plus: Stay tuned to the end for the announcement of our new LoweDown Line! Got a question for Rob? Call our voicemail at (323) 570-4551. Your question could get featured on the show!

Feb 18, 2021
Joe Rogan: Hairpiece Police
01:07:49

In which Rob and comedian/podcaster Joe Rogan talk about sensory deprivation tanks, working with the late, great Phil Hartman, the art of happiness, sugar addiction, and National Carnivore Month. Plus: Joe tells Rob exactly how to get “Marvel jacked."

Feb 11, 2021
Chelsea Handler: The Opposite Of Patience
01:03:57

In which Rob and actress/comedian/author Chelsea Handler discuss dating in a pandemic, learning to look busy doing nothing, and whether or not they share the same shaman. Plus: plans are hatched for Chelsea and Rob’s new celebrity ski tournament. Chelsea’s first standup special in six years, EVOLUTION, is on HBO Max now.

Feb 04, 2021
Kevin Nealon: That’s Where I Know You From
00:58:41

In which Rob and actor/comedian Kevin Nealon talk about impressions, meeting presidents, the people they’ve been starstruck by, drawing caricatures, and Weekend Update. Plus: we find out what Kevin finds interesting about the space between Rob’s nose and his top lip.

Jan 28, 2021
George Lopez: You Should Stay On TV
01:08:53

In which Rob and actor/comedian George Lopez talk about breaking out in the closing days of Johnny Carson, life lessons George took from his baseball coach, timing, luck, fear, and getting back up again. Plus: we hear the story of how George ended up as a witness at the Michael Jackson trial.

Jan 21, 2021
Lisa Kudrow: Walking Into Rooms
01:18:14

In which Rob and actress/comedian/writer Lisa Kudrow discuss the Friends reunion, parenting, Rob’s experience on Who Do You Think You Are, improv training vs dramatic acting classes, and much more. Plus: Lisa really wants to know what happened to The Grinder.

Jan 14, 2021
Jenny Slate: Throw Me A Bone
00:53:08

In which Rob and actress/comedian/author Jenny Slate discuss ASMR, meeting on the set of Parks & Recreation, Jenny’s SNL audition, and being allergic to cynicism. Plus: we hear about Seinfeld dropping in during an inopportune Weekend Update rehearsal.

Jan 07, 2021
Peter Guber: King Is Good
00:49:04

In which Rob and producer/author/executive Peter Guber take a tour through Peter’s illustrious career, discussing films like Rain Man, Midnight Express, An American Werewolf In London, A River Runs Through It, and the power of narrative. Plus: Peter explains how crucial casting the right villain is.

Dec 31, 2020
Chris Pratt (re-release)
01:00:43

Revisit our first episode, in which Rob and actor/producer Chris Pratt discuss formative favorites, their time together on Parks & Recreation, and Rob’s disastrous audition for Footloose. Plus: Rob and Chris discover they both have a surprising connection to Barbra Streisand.

Dec 28, 2020
Mike Schur: Everybody Wins
00:58:43

In which Rob and writer/producer Mike Schur discuss quarantine cuts, virtual writers’ rooms, the vital importance of silliness, the SNL sketches that never were, and of course Parks & Recreation. Plus: we learn Mike’s response when told Chris Pratt had been offered the “racoon movie.”

Dec 24, 2020
Best of 2020
00:59:20

In which Rob presents his Greatest Hits from the first year of Literally! with Rob Lowe, including appearances by Conan O’Brien, Gwyneth Paltrow, Mike Myers, David Spade, Demi Moore, Alec Baldwin, Keegan Michael-Key, Tiffany Haddish and many more.

Dec 21, 2020
Michael J. Fox: Exterior Night Jungle Rain
00:59:20

In which Rob and actor/producer/author Michael J. Fox discuss the balance of realism and optimism, Transcendental Meditation, being in a jungle for six months with Sean Penn, and dissect some of Paul Simon’s most cryptic lyrics. Plus: we learn Michael’s favorite theme song from one of his movies.

Dec 17, 2020
Catherine O'Hara: Booties & Baby Pictures
01:09:29

In which Rob and actress/comedian/writer Catherine O’Hara discuss bad auditions, following in Gilda Radner’s footsteps, Schitt’s Creek's historic Emmy wins, and the secret inspiration for Moira’s look. Plus: Catherine challenges Rob to an on-the-spot impression.

Dec 10, 2020
Jim Belushi: Character Actor Food
00:48:23

In which Rob and actor/comedian/musician Jim Belushi discuss making About Last Night, the advice John Belushi gave to a 12-year old Rob, the birth of the Blues Brothers, and creating a sitcom marriage where nobody has to apologize. Plus: a $20 bet is on the line.

Dec 03, 2020
Jo Koy: In The Clutch
00:53:15

In which Rob and comedian Jo Koy discuss Las Vegas during the pandemic, pre-show rituals, keeping up with the Black Eyed Peas, and take a deep dive on Seattle sports and the Philippines. Plus: an announcement about Jo and Rob’s new street racing show, coming soon.

Nov 26, 2020
Eric Andre: Quit If You Can
00:57:11

In which Rob and actor/comedian Eric Andre discuss beatniks vs hipsters, mean pranks vs funny pranks, and making the Eric Andre Show pilot in an abandoned bodega. Plus: Eric shows us his upright bass.

Nov 19, 2020
Jerry Bruckheimer: Horatio Caine Is A Wraith
00:58:52

In which Rob and producer Jerry Bruckheimer do a deep dive on Jerry’s illustrious career in film & television, including the initial inspiration for Top Gun, casting Flashdance, the creation of the CSI franchise, dialing in Captain Jack Sparrow, and much more. Plus: we get the inside scoop on the forthcoming Top Gun: Maverick.

Nov 12, 2020
Jon Lovitz: Sweet Honeysuckle Love
00:32:40

In which Rob and actor/comedian Jon Lovitz discuss the history of Jon's Saturday Night Live characters, the strange fate of his cat Mr Marc Stevenson, and roasting Arnold Schwarzenegger. Plus: we learn about the surprising original cast for Bad Boys.

Nov 05, 2020
Maria Shriver: Not One Yip
01:01:29

In which Rob and journalist/author Maria Shriver take a deep dive on compassion, work ethic, family, succeeding in a boys’ club environment, and the positive aspects of solitude. Plus: we learn about a surprising letter from Rose Kennedy.

Oct 29, 2020
Jane Lynch: Stalking Tony The Tiger
01:07:43

In which Rob and actress/author/comedian Jane Lynch discuss non-traditional pet names, Transcendental Meditation, working with Christopher Guest, and discover they have much more in common than they expected. Plus: we learn if Jane would rather see a UFO, a ghost, or a Bigfoot in another edition of The Lowe Down.

Oct 22, 2020
Aaron Sorkin: Well There You Have It
01:00:11

In which Rob and writer/director Aaron Sorkin discuss The West Wing reunion special, their favorite episodes of the show, how Rob was cast as Sam Seaborn, a disastrous moment from the opening night of A Few Good Men in London, and doing Chekov with Christopher Walken. Plus: Parks & Recreation superfan Aaron turns the tables and interviews Rob.

Oct 15, 2020
Tiffany Haddish: Worst Best Listener
01:05:45

In which Rob and actress/comedian/author Tiffany Haddish discuss buying a theater together in Dayton, OH, roller skating in the '80s, and Rob gives his advice for upstaging Nicolas Cage. Plus: we learn how alike Tiffany and Sharon Stone really are.

Oct 08, 2020
Martin Short: No One Follows The Frog
00:56:27

In which Rob and actor/comedian Martin Short discuss making jokes at their manager’s funeral, who got cut out of Three Amigos, dealing with hecklers, SCTV vs SNL, and the meanest thing Jiminy Glick ever said. Plus: Rob tries to get invited onto David Geffen’s boat.

Oct 01, 2020
Michael Strahan: My Greatest Hit
01:00:50

In which Rob and broadcaster/Pro Football Hall of Famer Michael Strahan discuss getting older, Michael Jordan vs Kobe, drawing strength from adversity, and the $100,000 Pyramid. Plus: Michael insists Rob explain what being "a fan of the league” actually means. Michael’s new clothing line MSX by Michael Strahan for NFL is out now on MSXbyMichaelStrahan.com

Sep 24, 2020
Alec Baldwin: Out There, In Here
01:00:28

In which Rob and actor/writer/producer Alec Baldwin discuss tension on the set of Glengarry Glen Ross, a voicemail from George C Scott, the projects that got away, and their political ambitions (or lack thereof). Plus: we learn what was always on page 73.

Sep 17, 2020
Nikki Glaser: No Substitute Teacher Energy
00:57:37

In which Rob and comedian/actress/podcaster Nikki Glaser discuss her performance at Rob’s Comedy Central Roast, filling in for Paula Abdul, getting sober, and moving back in with your parents. Plus: we learn about Rob’s “Ikea Complex."

Sep 10, 2020
Caitlyn Jenner: This and That
01:21:48

In which Rob and television personality/retired Olympic athlete Caitlyn Jenner discuss the history of her many iconic photos, her lifelong journey to live authentically, competitiveness, fame and family. Plus: we learn the surprising origin of Caitlyn’s name.

Sep 03, 2020
Introducing Dads: The Podcast
00:08:21

There’s a new show on the block, and Rob’s here to tell you all about it! Hosted by the hilarious comedian Rory Scovel, “Dads: The Podcast” is all about fatherhood, parenting, and the myriad ways our families have made us who we are—for better and worse. Here’s a peek at the first episode featuring a conversation with America’s favorite redhead, Conan O’Brien. If you like what you hear, head on over to Dads: The Podcast and hit subscribe!

Sep 02, 2020
Nick Offerman: The Ted Experience
01:04:26

In which Rob and actor/writer/woodworker Nick Offerman discuss their Midwestern roots, Nick’s time coming up on the Chicago stage, the specificity of character names on Parks & Recreation, and the importance of being present. Plus: we learn what it took to achieve Ron Swanson’s iconic hairdo.

Aug 27, 2020
Dana Carvey: Alan Hale’s Lobster Barrel
00:54:49

In which Rob and actor/comedian Dana Carvey discuss poltergeists in Montecito, Mickey Rooney's lost projects, and sleeping in the Lincoln Bedroom. Plus: Paul McCartney provides a recap of the episode.

Aug 20, 2020
Demi Moore: Hair Magician
00:50:56

In which Rob and actress/producer/author Demi Moore discuss recording foley sounds for her new podcast Dirty Diana, shooting the courtroom scene from A Few Good Men, and reminisce about the effect director Joel Schumacher had on their lives. Plus: Rob tells the story of the infamous “Snow White disaster."

Aug 13, 2020
David Spade: Play Monster
01:04:26

In which Rob and actor/comedian David Spade discuss SNL nerves, lost watches, and the infamous Spade/Farley fight on the set of Tommy Boy. Plus: we learn about the unusual outcome of a childhood game.

Aug 06, 2020
Mike Myers: Yum Yum
00:55:43

In which Rob and comedian/actor/writer Mike Myers discuss painting Colonel Sanders, shushing Paul McCartney, "who do you think you are" vs "who do you want to be," and the perils of getting another take from Quentin Tarantino. Plus: we learn the only two people in existence who actually have the hook-up.

Jul 30, 2020
Gwyneth Paltrow: Dangerous and Scintillating
00:58:39

In which Rob and actress/author/businesswoman Gwyneth Paltrow discuss their 30 year friendship, having Steven Spielberg direct your wedding video, and how Gwyneth has never really left Rob’s guest room. Plus: we learn the tenuous truism that gave Goop its name.

Jul 23, 2020
Keegan Michael-Key: Shrimpshramp Reduction
01:01:53

In which Rob and actor/writer/producer Keegan-Michael Key discuss eccentric NFL names, the vocal mannerisms of Danny Glover, Keegan’s role opposite Meryl Streep in the new Ryan Murphy movie Prom and so much more. Keegan's new show Game On! airs on CBS.

Jul 16, 2020
Conan O'Brien: Onion Wrangler
01:01:37

In which Rob and comedian/producer/talk show host Conan O’Brien discuss the difference between sharks and dolphins, how Elizabeth Taylor was able to cry on command, and why Conan thinks ghosts are overrated. Plus: we learn if Conan is actually Rob’s boss or not.

Jul 09, 2020
Magic Johnson: Showtime
01:05:36

In which Rob and philanthropist/broadcaster/basketball legend Earvin “Magic” Johnson discuss their shared history of the LA Lakers heyday, how Rob escaped by seaplane to catch the 1987 finals against the Celtics, and the origin of Earvin’s nickname. Plus: we learn the answer to the burning question, “Does Barack Obama have game?"

Jul 02, 2020
Chris Pratt: Yes/No
00:59:55

In which Rob and actor/producer Chris Pratt discuss formative favorites, their time together on Parks & Recreation, and Rob’s disastrous audition for Footloose. Plus: Rob and Chris discover they both have a surprising connection to Barbra Streisand.

Jun 25, 2020
LITERALLY! with Rob Lowe (Coming this summer)
00:03:13

This is literally a podcast where people I love, admire, and know well will be in a safe space to really let their hair down (assuming they have any). I will cover the thoughtful to the extremely random. So join me and my guests from the world of movies, TV, sports, music, and culture for fun, wide-ranging, free-wheeling conversations. Premieres this summer!

Apr 24, 2020