"That '70s Show" character Steven Hyde, age 39, still shows interest in poker tournaments

February 24, 2016
First Published On: February 24, 2016
by HitBerry

Celebrities love poker. They have a lot of cash and they want to bet in games that more or less is gambling. Playing poker is one thing but there are celebrities who are absolutely addicted to poker. In fact there may be hundreds of them and just haven’t revealed themselves. Danny Masterson is a proud poker enthusiast. He does not hide it and does not intend to.

 We often have heard news that some celebs and sportsperson who have craze for something tend to be involved in those events directly, by purchasing shares or by owning them. Like Rafael Nadal who is also a football fan has bought shares of Real Madrid F.C and Shahrukh Khan and other Bollywood stars own various Cricket Clubs in the Indian Premier League. Danny Masterson, similarly is co-owner of one of the Hollywood themed restaurant, Dolce.

Not only has he opened the restaurant to promote poker, he can also be seen as playing one and one may even argue that he is indeed great at it. He has also joined a poker team, ‘Unabombers Poker Team’ at the Poker Royale. According to Danny, he has lost a lot in this game but has also won a lot. Furthermore, Danny Masterson has even been to World Poker series more than once.

Regarding his personal life, he is a scientologist. Danny got married to Bijou Philips at the age of 35. The couple has been in a relationship for five years before they tied the knot. Now, they are married and living happily with their daughter. Danny is very supportive of his wife and daughter.

Prior to his marriage, he had dated Chrissie Carnell and Bobette Riales. There had also been a rumor about him dating That 70s show co-star Mila Kunis but was not confirmed by either of them.

He is considered very handsome by his fans, especially with his beard. His height is measured to be around 1.78m which further enhances his attractiveness.

There are numerous rumors around the web about him being gay but since he has been in heterosexual relationships and has a wife, it is safe to assume that he definitely is not gay. Similarly, there have also been rumors about him getting divorced but this doesn’t seem to be true.

Danny Masterson has appeared in numerous movies and television shows and has even produced some of them. Recently, he played the role of Milo Foster in Men at Work. His most memorable role is of Steven Hyde, Eric’s best friend and rebellion teen in the American television show That ‘70s show (1998-2006). In fact most people remember him as Steven rather than Danny due to his performance.

Steven Hyde and his sunglasses was the Sensation. People were demanding the sunglasses like the one he used to wear in That ‘70s Show. It was a fad that captured the interest of many teenagers.

If I could make millions of dollars being a softball player, I would quit acting in a second”, said Danny in an interview. Based on this and various other similar quotes of his, we can assume that despite not having devotion or passion towards acting, it is something that he is gifted with it.

Danny Masterson has an estimated net worth of  around $22 million.