By Ross Mcdonagh For Dailymail. If you didn't know Rob Lowe was videotaped having sex with a year-old girl, you sure do now. The year-old subjected himself to a brutal Roast on Comedy Central on Monday night. But while his infamous sex-tape scandal got plenty of airing, it was one of his roasters Ann Coulter who took the brunt of the abuse on the night.
Rob Lowe's sex tape gets plenty of replays at his Comedy Central Roast
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It's hard to imagine now, but in the days before YouTube , video of a celebrity doing something untoward was big news -- especially when the tape showed a teen movie idol having sexual intercourse with an underage girl. Rob Lowe, a member of what was known as the "brat pack" -- a group of young, attractive actors who dominated the cinematic scene in the s -- found this out firsthand at the Democratic National Convention of all places [source: Blum ]. Still riding a wave of notoriety from his film "St. Elmo's Fire," Lowe was at the convention supporting presidential candidate Michael Dukakis. He met two young women in a downtown Atlanta bar. He took them back to his hotel room, then videotaped himself and the pair having sexual relations. When Lowe went to the restroom, he found that the two girls had stolen some money and the videotape.
Following numerous television roles in the early s, he came to prominence as a teen idol and member of the Brat Pack with roles in films like The Outsiders , Class , The Hotel New Hampshire , Oxford Blues , St. Elmo's Fire , About Last Night The success of these films established him as a Hollywood star. Following a sex tape scandal, Lowe's public image and film career declined. By the turn of the millennium, his career saw a resurgence when he ventured back into television, making his breakthrough as Sam Seaborn on the NBC political drama The West Wing — , for which he received nominations for a Primetime Emmy Award and two Golden Globe Awards.
The DNC, held that year in Atlanta, was the place where the Rob Lowe sex tape — known as the forerunner of all others — was born. The St. The dashing up-and-comer spent the night before the convention began partying, as he often did in those days, at a bash hosted by CNN founder Ted Turner, then dropped by a club with Ally Sheedy and Judd Nelson.