Christopher Ashton Kutcher (b. Februrary 7, 1978) is an American actor, producer, and entrepreneur. He portrays Colt Bennett in the Netflix Original sitcom series, The Ranch. Kutcher also serves as an executive producer for the series.
Kutcher was born in Iowa, United States. He is the son of Diane (née Finnegan), a Procter & Gamble employee, and Larry M. Kutcher, a factory worker. He has Czech, German, and Irish ancestry.
In 2003, Kutcher produced and starred as the host in his own series, MTV's Punk'd. He is also an executive producer of the reality television shows Beauty and the Geek, Adventures in Hollyhood, The Real Wedding Crashers, and the game show Opportunity Knocks. Many of his production credits, including Punk'd, come through Katalyst Films, a production company he runs with partner Jason Goldberg.
- Kutcher has a fraternal twin brother, Michael, who was born with a septal heart defect and has cerebral palsy.
- He was arrested for breaking into his school; he was charged with third-degree burglary during his senior year.
- Kutcher was once so poor that he donated his blood for money.
- He is among the few lucky people to ride Virgin Galactic Spaceship-Two.
- He has won various awards, such as the Hollywood Film Award, People’s Choice Awards, Teen Choice Award, etc.