Danny Masterson is a well-known name in Hollywood, celebrated for his versatility as an actor and his charismatic presence on both the big and small screens. Born on March 13, 1976, in Long Island, New York, Masterson’s journey in the entertainment industry has been nothing short of fascinating.
While That ’70s Show remains one of his most iconic roles, Danny Masterson’s career extends beyond television. He has ventured into films displaying his ability to seamlessly transition between various genres. However, Masterson has faced legal challenges and controversies related to allegations of sexual assault, which have garnered significant media attention. In 2003, he was charged with rape allegations and has now been sentenced to 30 years in prison.
Let’s take a look at some of Danny Masterson’s best TV shows and movies.
6 Best Danny Masterson Movies & TV Shows
6. Men At Work
Premiered on 24 May 2012, Men at Work was an American TV show that focused on Milo, who had recently gone through a break-up with his flame, Lisa. With the aid of his loyal friends, he attempts to get back into the dating game. Danny played the main character of Milo Foster in the series.
The Urge is centered around a gang of friends who go to the club Volcano. Among them was Jason. At the club, he encounters Red Bastard, who sells him Urge (a drug), warning him only to use it once in his life. However, Jason disregards the advice and shares the drug with one of his buddies, who experiences extreme pleasure after taking the drug.
All of Neil’s friends eventually gathered at his luxurious house for a fun weekend. However, they were all anxious to experience Urge once more, so Neil had a huge bash and every member of the club was invited. A lot of Urge was consumed, but the evening turned tragic when several people at the party passed away. Everyone got to find out that the drug dealer “Red Bastard” had supplied the drug to all present that night, including them. Danny Masterson played the role of Neil.
4. Star Kid
Spencer, an endearing but timid youngster, has aspirations of being like his favorite superhero from the comic books. Unfortunately, his life is rooted in the practical world. All of that changes when a UFO crashes in the vicinity and the alien pilot inside provides Spencer the opportunity to slip into a space suit. Danny Masterson does not play the lead role, however, it is surely one of his best movies.
3. The Ranch
The Ranch, an American sitcom, follows the adventures of a family living in Colorado. The family consists of Maggie (mother), Beau (father), Colt Bennett (Ashton Kutcher), and Rooster Bennett (played by Danny Masterson). They are owners of a cattle ranch which is managed by the two brothers and their dad while their mother runs a bar.
2. That ’70s Show
A popular American TV comedy series, That ’70s Show, was created by Bonnie Turner, Terry Turner, and Mark Brazill. The show ran from 1998 to 2006 and featured the lives of a group of six teenage pals from the make-believe town of Point Place, Wisconsin, in the 1970s. Eric Forman, Donna Pinciotti, Michael Kelso, Jackie Burkhart, Steven Hyde, and Fez were the main characters.
Danny Masterson portrayed the character of Steven Hyde, a rebellious, strong-willed, outspoken, and decisive individual. For this reason, his peers often sought his opinion. In 2000, Danny earned a nomination for a Teen Choice Award for TV Choice Sidekick and another in 1999 for the Teen Choice Award for Best Performance in a TV Series by a Young Ensemble.
1. The Brooklyn Heist
The Brooklyn Heist is a movie combining elements of comedy and drama. It follows the tale of three distinct gangs: the Amateurs, the Sputniks, and the Moolies. All these groups resided in the same Brooklyn neighborhood and had a mutual dislike for Connie, a widow who owned a store.
Following her demise due to a severe cardiac arrest, the three factions agreed to look in her locker. To their surprise, all three parties had planned to burgle the locker on the same night. Danny Masterson portrayed Fitz and was also the producer of the movie.