Content Warning: This article touches on the topic of sexual assault which may be triggering for some readers.
“Hello, Wisconsin!” It’s been 25 years since That ‘70s Show first graced our screens.
The beloved sitcom, set in the groovy backdrop of the 1970s, captured the hearts of viewers worldwide thanks to its humour, memorable characters, and nostalgic soundtrack.
But as time marches on, the question that crosses every fan’s mind during a rewatch is, ‘Where are the cast of That ‘70s Show now?’
It’s completely natural to wonder where Eric, Donna, Kelso, Jackie, Fez, and Hyde’s real-life counterparts have ventured since the show ended in 2006; so grab your bell-bottoms, fire up the Vista Cruiser, and read on to discover what the That ‘70s Show cast are doing in 2023…
Following That ‘70s Show, Danny Masterson – who played Steven Hyde – appeared in several films such as Yes Man and The Chicago 8. He also starred in the Netflix series The Ranch, opposite fellow That ‘70s Show alumni Ashton Kutcher, from 2016 to 2017.
However, Danny was fired by Netflix in December 2017 after multiple women filed sexual assault allegations against him.
Then, after a three-year investigation that began in 2017, on June 17, 2020, Danny was charged with raping a 23-year-old woman in 2001, a 28-year-old woman in early 2003, and a 23-year-old woman in late 2003.
In early 2021, the actor pleaded not guilty to the charges but after a pretrial, a mistrial that was the result of a deadlocked jury, and a retrial, Danny was convicted of two of the three counts of forcible rape on May 31, 2023.
On September 8, 2023, Danny was sentenced to 30 years to life in prison for the two rapes by Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Charlaine F Olmedo.
Wilmer Valderrama – who played Fez – continued acting after That ‘70s Show, mainly in television. The most notable roles Wilmer has taken on since That ‘70s Show are Nick Torres in NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service and Agustín in Encanto.
Wilmer also reprised his role as Fez in the That ‘70s Show reboot series, That ‘90s Show.
Since That ‘70s Show, Mila Kunis – who played Jackie Burkhart – has become a bona fide movie star. She’s starred in numerous successful films, such as the Oscar-winning Black Swan, the groundbreaking comedy Forgetting Sarah Marshall and the box-office hit Bad Moms.
Mila also appeared in the reboot series That ‘90s Show, reprising her role as Jackie.
In terms of her personal life, Mila married her That ‘70s Show co-star Ashton Kutcher on July 4, 2015. The couple are still together as of 2023 and share two children together, Wyatt Isabelle and Dimitri.
She and Ashton also came under serious fire in September 2023 when it was revealed that, ahead of his sentencing, they each wrote a character letter on behalf of Danny Masterson. You can read more about the controversy here.
Similar to his wife Mila, Ashton Kutcher – who played Michael Kelso – went on to have a wildly successful career after That ‘70s Show. He’s starred in multiple films, such as No Strings Attached and Jobs, and television series, such as Two and a Half Men and The Ranch.
Like Mila and Vilmer, Ashton reprised his role as Kelso in That ‘90s Show, the reboot of That ‘70s Show too.
Laura Prepon – who played Donna Pinciotti – appeared in multiple projects after That ‘70s Show, the most notable of which was portraying Alex Vause in Orange is the New Black.
She also appeared in That ‘90s Show, reprising her role as Donna.
After That ‘70s Show, Topher Grace – who played Eric Forman – continued acting. He’s appeared in numerous films and television shows such as Spider-Man 3, Interstellar, BlacKkKlansman, Black Mirror and The Hot Zone.
Of course, like numerous of his castmates listed above, Topher appeared in That ‘90s Show, reprising his role as Eric.
Debra Jo Rupp
You didn’t think we’d leave out the actors who played Kitty and Red did you? Debra Jo Rupp – who played Kitty Forman – starred in multiple projects after That ‘70s Show, including This Is Us and the Marvel Cinematic Universe series WandaVision.
Currently, Debra stars in That ‘90s Show, reprising her role as Kitty, opposite Kurtwood Smith.
Following That ‘70s Show, Kurtwood Smith – who played Red Forman – continued acting and has appeared in multiple iconic projects such as House, Suits, 24 and Medium. Kurtwood also appeared in several episodes of The Ranch, which stars Ashton Kutcher, his former That ‘70s Show co-star.
As mentioned above, Kurtwood currently co-stars, opposite Debra Jo Rupp, in That ‘90s Show, reprising his role as Red.
Where to watch That ‘70s Show in Australia?
You can watch all 8 seasons of That ‘70s Show on Stan.
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