He is famous American disk jockey and actor as well. He came into the limelight after he did a role in a situation comedy commonly known as ‘That 70s Show.’ The show aired on Fox for about eight years. He has also co-produced some of the episodes in the Netflix’s comedy series called ‘The Ranch.’ To know more about the net worth of Danny Masterson in 2018, read the following article.
Early Life & Biography
His full birth name is Daniel Peter Masterson. He was born in 1976 on March 13th in New York. He is the son of Peter Masterson and Carol Masterson. His father works for an insurance company while his mother is a manager.
Danny Masterson has one brother by the name Christopher Masterson who is an actor, and half-siblings namely Alanna Masterson and Jordan Masterson. He also has another paternal half-brother, Will Masterson.
At the age of four years, he was featured in a magazine article and several television commercials such as Hostess, Tang, Clearasil, Hardee’s, and many others. He attended the Garden City High school
Danny Masterson engaged his girlfriend Bijou Philips in 2005, and they later got married in 2011. The couple has a daughter by the name Fianna Francis Masterson. Rumors have it that he had had a relationship with other women like Christina Carnell and Bobette Riales.
In 2017, various women accused Masterson of raping them back in the 2000s. The news made the police department to conduct an investigation, but Masterson denied the accusations hence he was not charged nor arrested. Danny Masterson is said to be a Scientologist.
Career, Awards & Nomination
Danny Masterson launched his film career when he starred in ‘Cybill.’ He later moved to audition for a show called ‘Teenage Wasteland’ but later changed to ‘That 70s Show.’ Although there were challenges in the audition period as he was older than the rest, he was allowed to go on anyway.
His appearance in the show was the start of his successful years in the field of film. Since then he has played several roles on various movies like ‘The Chicago 8’ and ‘Alter Ego.’ He has also featured on comedies such as ‘Men At Work’ and ‘Yes Man.’
During his time in acting, he had an opportunity to work with various prominent people in the industry such as Michael Cassidy, Adam Busch and James Lesure whom they all co-starred with in the comedy series aired on TBS.
His love for rock, funk, electro, indie and hip-hop songs made him start his DJing career. In 1999 he used to Dj in nightclubs which he took as a hobby and side hustle as well.
On the other hand, he ventured into other business such as owning a lounge and bar which he named ‘Downstairs.’ Through the business, he has hosted poker events attended by celebrity and played a part in the poker team.
Danny Masterson has been nominated on various awards such as the Teen Choice Award, Young Artist Award, and many others. He has also won a Jury Award for Best Florida Comedy.
Net Worth & Earnings
He has an estimated net worth of more than $19 million. He has gained his fortune from his acting job, his lounge and other restaurants that he has in Los Angeles. Some of the film works that made him wealthy include ‘The Ranch,’ ‘Chicago 8,’ and many others.
His achievement and wealth are due to his hard work and dedication. The wealthy Danny Masterson is also known to give back to the community through various charity works.