Chad Lowe (born January 15, 1968 in Dayton, Ohio, USA) is an actor. He starred in Life Goes On as a man suffering from AIDS; for this performance, he won an Emmy Award.
He has also had recurring roles on ER, Melrose Place and as Craig Spence on Now and Again.
He has been married to actress Hilary Swank since 1997. On January 9, 2006 they announced their separation. His brother is actor Rob Lowe.