Chris Lowell

Active - 2007 - Present  |   Born - Oct 17, 1984 in Alabama, Georgia, United States  |   Genres - Comedy Drama

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Biography by Perry Seibert

Born in Atlanta, GA, on October 17, 1984, actor Chris Lowell landed the role of Jonathan Fields on the short-lived television series Life As We Know It at the young age of 21. He flirted with the big screen thanks to parts in You Are Here and Graduation, but continued to find steady work on the small screen as Stosh "Piz" Piznarski on Veronica Mars. In 2007, he was cast in the Grey's Anatomy spin-off Private Practice as the young receptionist who serves as eye candy for the female doctors who employ him. He would continue to appear on screen for years to come, in movies like The Help.

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  • Was cast in his first TV role—on ABC teen drama Life As We Know It—while studying at the University of Southern California, after he was spotted playing volleyball on the beach.
  • Appeared regularly on CW cult favorite Veronica Mars during its 2006-07 season as the title character's friend "Piz."
  • Played Dell on Grey's Anatomy spinoff Private Practice from 2008 to 2010.
  • Sings and plays harmonica in an indie band called Two Shots for Poe.