Christopher Masterson Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

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Christopher Kennedy Masterson was born on the 22nd January 1980, in Long Island, New York USA, and is a film and television actor probably best known for the role of Francis, the oldest of four brothers, heroes of the comedy series “Malcolm in the Middle” (2000 – 2006). For his performance in the series, Christopher won the Young Star Award and was nominated for the Young Artists Award. Christopher has been active in the entertainment industry since 1988.

How much is the net worth of Christopher Masterson? It has been reported by authoritative sources that his wealth is as much as $10 million, as of the data presented in the middle of 2016. Television and films are the main sources of Masterson’s net worth.

Christopher Masterson Net Worth $10 Million

To begin with, the boy was raised on Long Island, by parents Peter Masterson who worked as an insurance agent and Carol Masterson, who worked as a manager. His senior brother Danny Masterson became an actor, too, b ut they have also launched several restaurants together. Moreover, Christopher has two half siblings who are also actors: Jordan Masterson and Alanna Masterson.

Concerning his professional career, Masterson debuted in the television film “Hiroshima Maiden” in 1988. After landing some minor roles in feature films, Christopher was cast as a main in the romantic comedy action adventure film “Cutthroat Island” (1995) directed by Renny Harlin as well as in the anthology horror film “Campfire Tales” (1997) directed by Matt Cooper, Martin Kunert and David Semel. The actor has appeared in the films “Girl” (1998), “American History X” (1998) and “Dragonheart: A New Beginning” (2000). However, Masterson really rose to fame after starring in the critically acclaimed sitcom “Malcolm in the Middle” (2000 – 2006) aired on Fox. The series won seven Emmy Awards, one Peabody and one Grammy Award, whereas Christopher won a Young Star Award. It is also worth mentioning the fact that he landed the main role of the student Buddy in the comedy horror parody film “Scary Movie 2” (2001) directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans; even though the film received mostly negative reviews from critics, the box office grossed $141.2 million. Later, Masterson starred in the adaptation of the classic novel “Wuthering Heights” (2003), and landed the lead role in the independent film “Waterborne” (2005), which won the Special Audience Award at the SXSW Film Festival. Furthermore, the Oxford International Film Festival Award for the Best Actor Masterson won after landing the main role in the film “Intellectual Property” (2006) by Nicholas Peterson. The actor starred in the romantic comedy “Made for Each Other” (2009). Recently, he was seen in the feature film “Bad Roomies” (2014) as well as in episodes of the series “Haven” (2014) and “@midnight” (2016). All the above mentioned roles have added sums to the size of Christopher Masterson’s net worth.

Finally, in the personal life of the actor, Christopher is single, but has been in relatively long term relationships with Laura Prepon (1999 – 2007) and Arielle Vandenberg (2008 – 2009).

Quick Facts

Birth date: January 22, 1980
Birth place: Long Island, New York, U.S.
Profession:Actor, disk jockey
Nationality:American
Parents:Peter Masterson, Carol Masterson
Siblings:Danny Masterson, Alanna Masterson, Jordan Masterson, Will Masterson
Awards:YoungStar Award for Best Young Ensemble Cast (2000), Special Audience Award at the SXSW Film Festival, Oxford International Film Festival Award (2006)
Nominations:Young Artist Award for Best Ensemble in a TV Series (2001)
Movies:“Hiroshima Maiden” (1988), “Cutthroat Island” (1995), “Campfire Tales” (1997), "My Best Friend's Wedding" (1997), “Girl” (1998), “Scary Movie 2” (2001), “Haven” (2014), “@midnight” (2016)
TV shows:“Malcolm in the Middle” (2000 - 2006), “American History X” (1998), “Dragonheart: A New Beginning” (2000), "That '70s Show", "White Collar"
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Interesting Facts

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1Brother-in-law of Bijou Phillips.
2Cousin of Angus T. Jones.
3Played on Celebrity Poker Showdown: Tournament 2, Game 4 (2004) to raise money for Citizens' Commission on Human Rights, an anti-psychiatry advocacy group established in 1969 by the Church of Scientology.
4His brother, Danny Masterson, and ex-girlfriend, Laura Prepon, both worked in That '70s Show (1998).
5Considered for the role of Will Turner in Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003).
6With his brother Danny Masterson and Laura Prepon has invested in "Card Player Magazine".
7Older half-brother of Alanna Masterson, Jordan Masterson and Will Masterson.
8Lived with his ex-girlfriend Laura Prepon from 2001 until 2008.
9Had a small role in the film Beethoven's 2nd (1993). However, his older brother, Danny Masterson, had a leading role in the film. The two were not playing brothers in the movie, so neither one mentioned to anyone that they were related. When producers went to view the film, they noticed the resemblance and reshot all of Chris's scenes with another actor.
10Younger brother of Danny Masterson from That '70s Show (1998).
11He played the dual role of "Gus" and "Augustus" Coverly in the L.A. Music Center Production of Tom Stoppard's play "Arcadia".


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Won Awards

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2000YoungStar AwardYoungStar AwardsBest Young Ensemble Cast - TelevisionMalcolm in the Middle (2000)· Frankie Muniz
· Justin Berfield
· Erik Per Sullivan

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2001Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Ensemble in a TV Series (Drama or Comedy)Malcolm in the Middle (2000)· Frankie Muniz
· Justin Berfield
· Erik Per Sullivan
· Craig Lamar Traylor


Filmography

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
I'd Like to Be Alone Now2017post-productionEddie
Mystic Cosmic Patrol2016TV Series post-production
Beneath the Leavespost-productionGeorge Middleton
Urge2016Guy on Ferry (uncredited)
Bad Roomies2015Trevor
Haven2014TV SeriesMorgan Gardener
Onion News Empire2013TV MovieSam West
Kat Fight!2013TV MovieAlex (as Chris Masterson)
Chapman2013Paul Holt
Electric Sheep2012ShortAndroid
Men at Work2012TV SeriesArchie
CollegeHumor Originals2011TV SeriesThe Whizzer
White Collar2011TV SeriesJosh Roland
Impulse2010ShortDavid
Made for Each Other2009Dan (as Christopher Kennedy Masterson)
The Art of Travel2008Conner Layne
The Masquerade2007ShortKen
Malcolm in the Middle2000-2006TV SeriesFrancis
Dark Mind2006Paul
Waterborne2005Zach
MADtv2004TV SeriesLawyer
The Wild Thornberrys2003-2004TV SeriesShane G.
Wuthering Heights2003TV MovieEdward (as Christopher Kennedy Masterson)
Hold On2002Short as Christopher Kennedy Masterson
The Dead Zone2002TV SeriesTodd Paley
That '70s Show2002TV SeriesTodd
Strange Frequency2001TV SeriesTodd
Scary Movie 22001Buddy (as Chris Masterson)
Nice Guys Finish Last2001ShortBilly
Strange Frequency2001TV MovieTodd (segment "My Generation") (as Christopher Kennedy Masterson)
Dragonheart: A New Beginning2000VideoGeoff (as Chris Masterson)
American History X1998Daryl Dawson (as Chris Masterson)
Girl1998Richard (as Christopher Kennedy Masterson)
Millennium1998TV SeriesLandon Bryce
The Pretender1998TV SeriesChris Conti
Ecce Pirate1997ShortYoung Ecce
Touched by an Angel1997TV SeriesDoc
My Best Friend's Wedding1997Scotty O'Neal (as Chris Masterson)
Campfire Tales1997Eric (segment "The Campfire") (as Christopher Kennedy Masterson)
The Sunchaser1996Jimmy Reynolds (as Christopher Kennedy Masterson)
The Client1996TV SeriesTommy Powers
Cutthroat Island1995Bowen (as Chris Masterson)
What'z up?1994TV SeriesCo-host
The Road Home1994TV SeriesSawyer Matson
Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman1994TV SeriesLewis Bing
Murphy Brown1993TV SeriesAvery at 13
Mamma ci penso io1992Danny Morris (as Chris Masterson)
Singles1992Steve at 10 (as Christopher Kennedy Masterson)
Hiroshima Maiden1988TV MovieTimmy Bennett

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Sixth Chamber2017producer pre-production
Mystic Cosmic Patrol2016TV Series producer post-production
Kat Fight!2013TV Movie executive producer
Made for Each Other2009producer
The Art of Travel2008producer
Dark Mind2006producer

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Malcolm in the Middle2001-2004TV Series performer - 3 episodes

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Malcolm in the Middle2006TV Series 1 episode

Assistant Director

Assistant Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Made for Each Other2009second unit director

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Our Show2010TV Movie creative executive

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Drunk History2008TV Series special thanks - 1 episode

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
@midnight2016TV SeriesHimself
The Art of Travel: Production Webisodes2007Video shortHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2003-2005TV SeriesHimself
E! Hollywood Hold'em2005TV SeriesHimself
Last Call with Carson Daly2004TV SeriesHimself
The Tony Danza Show2004TV SeriesHimself
Celebrity Poker Showdown2004TV SeriesHimself
The Commies2003TV Special documentaryHimself - Presenter
The New Tom Green Show2003TV SeriesHimself
Total Access 24/72001TV SeriesHimself
The 14th Annual American Comedy Awards2000Himself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
E! True Hollywood Story2006TV Series documentaryHimself
Malcolm in the Middle2003TV SeriesFrancis

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