About this actor
Christopher Kennedy Masterson (born January 22, 1980) is an American actor. Masterson was born to Peter and Carol Masterson on Long Island, New York on January 22, 1980. His brother Danny Masterson is also an actor, best known for playing Steven Hyde on That '70s Show. Masterson had previously dated his brother's co-star Laura Prepon, whom he lived with in Los Feliz until their separation in 2007. Masterson, like his brother, is a follower of Scientology. The two have invested in restaurants together. Masterson is best known for playing the character Francis in the award-winning sitcom Malcolm in the Middle. He took on the role for six years, from 2000—2006. Masterson was also a lead character in the three films Waterborne, Intellectual Property and Scary Movie 2.