Chrissie Carnell Bixler has been in a giant highlight ever since she spoke out towards her ex-boyfriend Danny Masterson and accused him of sexual assault. The actress labored with the actor on That ’70s Present within the early 2000s and ended up courting him. He was discovered responsible on two counts of rape again in Might, and was sentenced to 30 years in jail final week.
Chrissie hasn’t been shy about sharing what she thinks about her former beau’s destiny, and she or he’s additionally spoken out towards a few of his buddies and co-stars who’ve defended him. They embody Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis, who each wrote letters to the decide in Danny’s case and requested the authorized determine to go lenient on his sentencing. Discover out extra about Chrissie’s background and her involvement in Danny’s sexual assault allegations under.
Chrissie Has Labored as an Actress & Mannequin
Initially from Ozark, Alabama, Chrissie began appearing within the early 2000s and has appeared in Spin Metropolis and That ’70s Present, in accordance with her IMDB. She additionally appeared on the truth collection Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath in 2019.
She Began Relationship Danny within the Nineteen Nineties
Chrissie and Danny dated from 1996 till 2001, in accordance with PEOPLE. They reportedly met when he recruited her within the Church of Scientology and she or he finally appeared alongside him on an episode of That ’70s Present in 2001. Throughout their relationship, they appeared at some public occasions collectively and posed for photographs.
Chrissie Was Considered one of Three Girls To Accuse Danny of Sexual Assault
Chrissie first claimed that Danny sexually assaulted her when she was unconscious throughout their relationship, in 2017. She talked in regards to the state of affairs throughout her look on Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath and mentioned it occurred after she drank one glass of wine throughout a date night time, in accordance with the Every day Beast.
“Last thing I remember is getting up from the restaurant to go home. Complete blackout,” Bixler mentioned, in accordance with the outlet. “The next day when I woke up the back of my head hurt, and I thought I’d fallen. I thought I was poisoned. I didn’t know where I was. He was downstairs sitting at his desk.”
She went on to say that when she requested Danny what occurred that night time, he laughed and admitted to having intercourse along with her when she wasn’t awake. “I went downstairs and asked what happened,” she claimed. “He just kind of chuckled. I said, ‘I’m in a lot of pain.’ I was ripped. I was injured. He started laughing. He said, ‘Oh, I had sex with you last night.’ I said, ‘Was I unconscious?’ He said, ‘Yeah.’ ”
Chrissie, Danny’s different ex-girlfriend Marie Bobette Riales, and two Jane Does filed a lawsuit towards Danny and the Church of Scientology in Aug. 2019. They accused each events of “engaging in stalking, physical invasion of privacy and a conspiracy to obstruct justice, among other allegations, claiming they and their families were harassed in an effort to silence them,” PEOPLE additional reported. Danny and the Church of Scientology each denied the claims however in 2020, Danny was charged with raping three girls.
After his arrest, Danny pleaded not responsible and his trial happened in 2022. In Might 2023, he was convicted of two counts of rape, and in early Sept. 2023, he was sentenced to 30 years in jail, which incorporates 15 years for every cost.
She Has Criticized Danny, Ashton, and Mila on Social Media
Along with publicly talking out towards Danny since she first accused him of sexual assault in 2017, Chrissie spoke out on social media after his sentencing was introduced. She additionally spoke out towards his former co-stars Ashton and Mila, after it was revealed they had been two of fifty individuals who wrote letters to the decide overseeing Danny’s case and requested for him to get a extra lenient sentencing. They later posted an apology video that additionally brought about controversy.
“Dear Ashton I know the secrets your ‘role model’ keeps for you. Ones that would end you,” Chrissie wrote, referring to Ashton calling Danny a “role model” in his letter, in her put up. She additionally claimed to have “heard everything”, hinting at a secretive cellphone name between the actors on February 21, 2001. “I heard the plan. In my opinion you’re just as sick as your ‘mentor,” she added.
She additionally wrote a bit particularly for Mila, who has been married to Ashton since 2015. “Dear Mila, I pray you begin to process what you experienced as a child on that set,” she started. “Your old interviews are very telling. (I encourage everyone to watch them and decide for yourself what you hear and see. Do so before they get scrubbed from the internet) I also know what happened in Toronto and after.”
“If that’s what you view as a normal relationship with a ‘big brother figure’ then I feel very sad for you, and I hope you consider getting into therapy,” she continued earlier than including, “You all must forget I was there the whole time those first 5 years of That 70’s Show. I remember everything.”
Chrissie went on to put up clips of outdated interviews that includes Danny, Ashton, and Mila. One included an look on The Rosie O’Donnell Present, when Mila admitted she caught Ashton making a “side bet” with Danny. “Danny goes to him and goes, ‘Dude, I’ll give you $10 if you French kiss her,’” she mentioned. One other confirmed Mila sitting on Ashton’s lap when she was an adolescent whereas they had been selling That ’70s Present. “And it feels good! And I like it a lot!” Ashton mentioned whereas laughing and grabbing the actress who was laughing and screaming. Danny was additionally highlighted within the interview, and talked about assembly a then 14-year-old Mila when he first received the function on the present. “14, she was even hotter [then], if I’m allowed to say that,” he mentioned.
She Is Married & Has Children
Chrissie married singer Cedric Bixler-Zavala in 2009. He’s greatest recognized for being the lead singer within the band Mars Volta. They share twin sons, Ulysses and Xanthus, who had been born in 2013.