Reruns of That ’70s Present stay obtainable even after certainly one of its stars was sentenced to 30 years to life in jail for rape.
The sitcom, which ran from 1998-2006, streams on NBCUniversal’s Peacock and airs on Laff, a digital community owned by Scripps’ Katz Broadcasting that reaches about half of TV houses in the USA. Episodes are additionally obtainable for buy on Amazon.
Danny Masterson, an everyday on That ’70s Present all through its eight-season run, was sentenced to 30 years to life in jail on Thursday for the rapes of two ladies in 2003. He was charged in June 2020 after a three-year investigation and convicted in Could after a retrial; the jury deadlocked within the preliminary trial.
Peacock declined to remark; a request for remark from Laff wasn’t answered by publication time.
That ’70s Present aired on Fox throughout its first run and was produced by twentieth Century Fox TV, now owned by Disney. Peacock picked up the collection in September 2022 after it beforehand streamed on Netflix.
Masterson later reteamed together with his That ’70s Present co-star Ashton Kutcher on Netflix’s sitcom The Ranch however was fired in December 2017 because the investigation into rape prices towards Masterson was ongoing. He was not concerned in Netflix’s That ’90s Present, a sequel to That ’70s Present that options a lot of the authentic’s core forged in common or visitor roles.
Masterson’s lawyer Shawn Holley stated Thursday that the actor will attraction the conviction, claiming a “variety of vital evidentiary and constitutional points” within the trial.
Reinhold Mueller, who led the prosecution in Los Angeles, stated Masterson’s accusers have been “dedicated to justice.” He added, “At the moment, we acquired it.”