Carlos Irwin Estévez known professionally as Charlie Sheen is an American actor.
When he replaced Michael J. Fox as the star of ABC’s Spin City in the 2002s, Sheen’s portrayal of Charlie Crawford earned him a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor.
In 2010, he was the highest-paid actor on television, earning about US$1.8 million per episode of “Two and a Half Men”.
The actor’s personal life has made headlines, including reports of alcohol and drug abuse allegations of domestic violence, as well as marital problems.
In March 2011, CBS and Warner Bros. terminated Sheen’s contract for “Two and a Half Men”, following his derogatory comments about Chuck Lorre, who is the series creator.
On November 17, 2015, Sheen made his HIV status public, revealing that he is HIV positive, having been diagnosed four years prior.
His disclosure resulted in a vast increase of online search queries for the prevention of HIV and testing, it was later dubbed the “Charlie Sheen effect”.
Where Is Charlie Sheen Now?
Charlie Sheen is currently making his comeback to television with a dramedy titled, “Ramble On” from the producers of “Entourage”. He is expected to share screen time with his father, Martin Sheen in this series.