Carey Lowell Biography

Updated On Feb 04, 2018 Published On Mar 25, 2016
Facts of Carey Lowell
Date of Birth: 1961 , February-11
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
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On 1st of May 1984, Carey got married to John Stemper. John September is a fashion photographer as well as director. As a loving spouse, they remained together for about four years and then got divorced on 27th of September 1988.

On 9th of December 1989, Carey got married to Griffin Dunne. Griffin Dunne is an actor. He has also established himself as a film producer and director. This married life also lasted for about half a decade and they got divorced on 10th of December 1995. The former couple is parents to a child, a daughter, Hannah Dunne who was born on April 12, 1990.

A few years later, Carey was spotted with Richard Gere, having a romantic love affair with him. Richard Gere is an actor and he is also an activist. She dated him as her boyfriend for several years and they also had a child together, born in 2000. They got married on 9 November 2002 but got divorced after 11 years of their marriage, in 2013. They had to spend three years in highly contested divorce proceedings in Manhattan Supreme Court and the case was finally settled in October 2016. 

Because of her father’s profession, Carey spends most of her childhood days moving here and there, in several parts of the world. She was raised in Libya, the Netherlands, and France and then at the age of 12, she finally moved to the United States. While she was attending her high school, she was spotted by the Ford agency and began appearing in the ads of Johnny Walker Scotch and Calvin Klein. She also attended the University of Colorado at Boulder with a major in literature but a year later she dropped out from there and began pursuing her modeling career.

As a model, she also modeled for Ralph Lauren and Calvin Klein. She made her acting debut in 1986 by starring the role of Julie in the movie Dangerously Close. That year she also appeared in the movie Club Paradise as a fashion model. She rose to fame after she portrayed the role of Bond girl Pam Bouvier in the James Bond movie License to Kill. Her breakthrough role came in 1996 after she portrayed the role of Jamie Ross in the TV series Law & Order.

She has been earning the lucrative amount of salary and her net worth is also expected to be high, which is estimated around $6 million as of 2018.

Carey and her now ex-husband Richard moved into their Hampton, New York's house prior to their marriage, in 2001. The former couple bought the house in February 2001 for $2.75 million, measuring approximately 5,500 square feet with 7 beds and 10.5 baths. They put the house on the market for sale in 2009 for $8.8 million. 

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Born in Huntington, New York, United States

February 11 , 1961

Sweet and sexy, Carey Lowell was born in Huntington, New York, United States of America to James Lowell. She was raised in middle class family. She is an American and is of white ethnicity. She is five feet and ten inches tall. 

Finally settled in United States

1973

Because of her father’s profession, Carey spends most of her childhood days in several parts of the world. She was raised in Libya, the Netherlands and France and then at the age of 12 she finally moved to United States.

Modeled for Ralph Lauren and Calvin Klein

1980

While she was attending her high school, she was spotted by the Ford agency and began appearing in the ads of Johnny Walker scotch and Calvin Klein. She also attended University of Colorado at Boulder with a major in literature but a year later she dropped out from there and began pursuing her modeling career. As a model, she also modeled for Ralph Lauren and Calvin Klein.

Married to John Stember

May 1 , 1984

On 1st of May 1984, Carey got married to John Stember. John Stember is a fashion photographer as well as director. As a loving spouse they remained together for about four years and then got divorced on 27th of September 1988.

Began her acting career

1986

Former model, Carey Lowell is now a renowned American actress. She is not popular as a model and that's why she shifted from modeling into acting. She made her acting debut in 1986 by starring the role of Julie in the movie Dangerously Close.

Appeared in the movie, Licence to Kill

1989

In 1986, she appeared in the movie Club Paradise as a fashion model. The following year, she starred the role of Maxine in the movie Down Twisted. She got her rise in fame after she starred the role of Bond girl Pam Bouvier in the James Bond movie License to Kill. 

Married to Griffin Dunne

December 9 , 1989

On 9th of December 1989, Carey got married to Griffin Dunne. Griffin Dunne is an actor. He has also established himself as a film producer and director. This married life also lasted for about half a decade and they got divorced on 10th of December 1995.

First child, Hannah Dunne

April 12 , 1990

She became mother for the first time in her life in 1990. She and her ex husband Griffin Dunne welcomed their first and only child together on 12th of April and that time it was a baby girl and they named her  Hannah Dunne. 

Began Richard Gere

1999

Few years later after she dissolved her second married life with Griffin Dunne, Carey was spotted with Richard Gere having romantic love affair with him. Richard Gere is an actor and he is also an activist. 

Second child, Homer James Jigme Gere

February 6 , 2000

She became mother for the second time in her life in 2000. She and her ex partner and husband Richard Gere welcomed their first and only child together on 6th of February and that time it was a son and they named him Homer James Jigme Gere.

Separated with Richard Gere

2013

She dated Richard Gere as her boyfriend for several years and they also had a child together in 2000. After being in love for several years, they got married on 9th of November 2002. They got separated in September of 2013. 

Appeared in the television series, Law & Order

1996

Her breakthrough role came in 1996 after she portrayed the role of Jamie Ross in the TV series Law & Order. She appeared in about 49 episodes of this TV series till 2001. She has also starred in the TV series Law & Order: Trial by Jury. 

Won ShoWest Convention, USA

1989

Till now she has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and she has also won several of them. In 1989, she got nominated in ShoWest Convention, USA for the first time in her life and she won this award for Female Star of Tomorrow.