Unlike her husband who is rocking on the stage every chance he gets. Sheryl Berkoff finds herself on the other side of the creative table. Known for her proficiency in make-up, Berkoff has enjoyed an illustrious career and has been a part of the creative side of things for several movies. And while her skills are well on display on the screen, they are not as obvious and as charming as her husband Rob Lowe. Despite that Berkoff has been part of amazing projects and has since diversified her career to include a jewelry line and interior designing. In this article, we will take a closer look at the wiki-bio of Sheryl Berkoff.
Sheryl Berkoff is an American makeup artist, businesswoman, and Jewellery Designer. She started her career as a makeup and special effects artist in Hollywood and worked on several films, such as Renegades (1989), Frankie and Johnny (1991), The Vanishing (1993), and Glengarry Glen Ross (1992). On the physical side of things, Berkoff has a stature of around 5 feet 8 inches embodying a rectangle body shape. She has green eyes and blonde hair.
Sheryl Lynn Berkoff was born on the 20th of June 1961, in Los Angeles, California. Born and raised in LA, Berkoff was raised by her single mother and grandmother. While the star did have a sibling, details on her sister or father have never been revealed to the media. Over the years, Berkoff has posted a few throwbacks snaps on her social media highlighting her relationship with her mother and her grandmother.
It is not known how and where Berkoff found her way into the industry. She started making jewelry at a very young age and thought them to be a form of expression. Over time, Berkoff started working in makeup but worked on pornographic films during her early years. She made her official debut in the pornographic movie Treasure Box and worked on a couple more including, Little Muffy Johnson (1985), Matrina Vie (1985), Breaking In (1986), and Living Doll (1987). She began her career in Hollywood as an assistant to the makeup artist for the movie, Body Slam (1986).
Since then, Berkoff has worked as a makeup artist on several movies including 1969 (1988), Renegades (1989), Bad Influence (1990), Eve of Destruction (1991), Frankie and Johnny (1991), Finest Hour (1992), The Vanishing (1993), and Ghost the Machine (1993). Work died down for Berkoff with the turn of the decade, however, she made a comeback as a makeup artist and stylist for her husband, Rob, in the TV series, Who do you think you are? (2012).
In addition to her work behind the screen, Berkoff also expanded her business of interior design and traveled around the world for it. In the process, Berkoff reignited her love for jewelry and established a jewelry line ‘Sheryl Lowe’ in 2007.
Sheryl Berkoff and her husband Row Lowe has a combined net worth of over USD 100 Million.
Personal life and controversies:
During the early 1980s, Berkoff was dating an American actor and filmmaker, Emilio Estevez. However, things didn’t work out between the pair and Berkoff dated the Canadian actor Keanu Reeves for a brief while. In 1983, Berkoff went on a blind date with Rob Lowe, who she had met while dating Emilio. Things didn’t go great for the pair and the duo remained on their own for a while. However, they met for the second time in 1989, on the sets of the movie Bad Influence. They soon began dating each other and tied the knot on the 22nd of June, 1991. The pair’s first child Matthew Edward Lowe was born in 1993 followed by their second child, John Owen Lowe who was born in 1995.
In 2008, Berkoff and Lowe were accused by their former nanny, Jessica Gibson, on counts of sexual assault and harassment. In response, Berkoff and Lowe filed a lawsuit against Gibson for attempting to threaten the family. The lawsuit was never discussed in public and there are no official statements from either party. It is not known if any financial settlement was offered.
Sheryl Berkoff Now:
Sheryl has chosen to stay away from the spotlight and focus on her family and business. She has maintained a low profile and rarely gives interviews however she is active on Instagram by the username @sheryllowejewelry where she promotes her Jewellery items and watches. As of now, she has given up her career as a makeup artist to solely focus on her Jewellery business. From time to time she has been seen in public during important events and premieres accompanying Rob Lowe.
Getting to know her husband, Rob Lowe:
Rob Lowe is an American actor, filmmaker, and podcast host who was born on March 17, 1964, in Charlottesville, Virginia. He has a brother named Chad who is also an actor.
Lowe started his acting career at the age of 15 with a sitcom called A New Kind of Family. He became a teen idol and a member of the Brat Pack in the 1980s, starring in films like The Outsiders, Class, St. Elmo’s Fire, and About Last Night. He also had a scandalous incident with a female minor that tarnished his image for a while.
Lowe made a comeback in the late 1990s and early 2000s with roles in films like Wayne’s World, Contact, and Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me. He also gained critical acclaim for his role as Sam Seaborn in the political drama The West Wing, for which he received Emmy and Golden Globe nominations. He left the show in 2003 after a salary dispute.
Lowe continued to work on television, playing Robert McCallister on Brothers & Sisters, Chris Traeger on Parks and Recreation, Ethan Willis on Code Black, and Owen Strand on 9-1-1: Lone Star. He also made his directorial debut with The Bad Seed, a remake of a 1956 film.
Lowe has also written two memoirs, Stories I Only Tell My Friends and Love Life, in which he shares his personal and professional experiences. He also hosts a podcast called Literally! With Rob Lowe, where he interviews celebrities and friends.
Lowe is known for his charm, humor, and versatility as an actor. He has also been involved in various charitable causes, such as breast cancer awareness, wildlife conservation, and disaster relief. He is a fan of surfing, golfing, and skiing.