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Danny Peter Masterson (b. March 13, 1976) is an American actor. He portrayed Rooster Bennett in the Netflix Original sitcom series, The Ranch.


Masterson was born on Long Island, New York to Carol, a manager, and Peter Masterson, an insurance agent.

His acting career began with a role in Beethoven's 2nd. Then he later starred in That '70s Show for eight long seasons. This launched a breakthrough in his career.

After the show concluded Masterson starred in several movies and made guest appearances on television shows including Punk'd and MADtv.

In 2010, he portrayed Jerry Rubin in the 2010 movie, The Chicago 8.

In 2011, Masterson guest-starred as James Roland in USA Network's White Collar (episode "Where There's A Will").

In 2012, Masterson starred in TBS's Men At Work.

In 2016, Masterson starred in The Ranch, but was fired by Netflix in December 2017 after rape allegations surfaced. This had a detrimental effect on his career, as he was dropped as a client by the United Talent Agency.