American actor Danny Masterson, best known for playing the role of Steven Hyde in the That 70’s Show was recently sentenced to 3 decades in prison after he was found guilty on two counts of rape.
The final verdict of the rape case was announced in a Los Angeles court by the Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Charlaine Olmedo on Thursday. Now, people are curious to know more about Danny Masterson’s personal life. Read on to learn everything about his wife Bijou Phillips.
Bijou Phillips has two famous parents
Danny Masterson’s wifey, Bijou Phillips is an actress, singer, and model by profession who was born on April 1, 1980, in Greenwich, Connecticut, United States. At the moment, she is 43 years old.
For those of you who are unaware, let us share with you, that Bijou is the daughter of beloved musician John Phillips from The Mamas and the Papas and South African model Geneviève Waïte. She has one brother named Tamerlane. She has three half-siblings: Mackenzie, Jeffrey, and Chynna.
Bijou Phillips is an actress, model and singer
Bijou decided to follow in the footsteps of her famous parents and she pursued a career in Hollywood. She rose to fame after starring in the semi-biographical musical drama Almost Famous which was released in 2000.
Soon after, Phillips appeared in movies such as Tart, Bully, Octane, The Door in the Floor, Hostel: Part II, Choke, and Havoc amongst many others. Her television credits include Raising Hope, Hawaii Five-0, and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.
Keeping aside her acting career, Bijou also tried her hand at singing. She dropped her debut studio album I’d Rather Eat Glass in the year 1999. Back in the day, the album got mixed reviews from the critics. Before pursuing a full-time career as an actress and musician, she also modeled for renowned brands like Calvin Klein.
Exploring the relationship timeline of Bijou Phillips and Danny Masterson
As per various reports, Danny and Bijou crossed paths for the first time at a poker tournament in Las Vegas in 2004. The two lovebirds began dating during the same year. During their dating phase, they even starred in 2 films together in 2009, The Bridge to Nowhere and Made For Each Other.
In addition to this, Masterson and Phillips also joined hands for an episode of Fox’s sitcom Raising Hope. According to Hollywood Life, the pair got engaged in March 2011 after being together for nearly 7 years.
The Made For Each Other co-stars got married on October 18, 2011, at a private castle in Ireland. The couple welcomed their first and only child together, daughter Fianna on February 14, 2014.
At that point, Danny announced the arrival of his little bundle of joy on the social media platform Instagram by posting a sweet snap of his baby girl sleeping on his stomach.
“Hello friends. Beyond thrilled to announce the birth of our daughter Fianna Francis Masterson! Mom and baby are doing amazing. You can all refer to me as dj dadpants from now on” he wrote in the caption of the post.
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