Actor Rob Lowe To Star In Movies About Casey Anthony And Drew Peterson

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(CNN) - Actor Rob Lowe has been tapped to play prosecuting attorney Jeff Ashton, in a lifetime movie called:  "imperfect justice: prosecuting Casey Anthony."  The movie is based on Ashton’s book.

The movie is about the trial subsequent acquittal of Casey Anthony, in the murder of her 2-year-old daughter, Caylee.

Lowe will also portray former police officer Drew Peterson in another lifetime movie based on Peterson’s alleged murder of his third wife Kathleen Savio in 2004 and 2007 disappearance of his fourth wife Stacy.