Charlie Sheen, the youngest and most notorious of Martin Sheen’s children, is one of the most talented actors and showed his acting skills in the lead roles in the 80’s movies, Wall Street and Platoon. But he is well-known and hugely popular for the television show, “Two and a half men” as well as for his dalliances with his ex-wife Denise Richards and a special interest in prostitutes.
He was born as Carlos Irwin Estevez on September 3, 1965 and came to be known by his stage name. He rose to fame after a series of successful films like Platoon, Wall Street, Eight Men, etc. in 2000’s he became well-known for his roles in television serials. The role garnered him an ALMA award and three Emmy award nominations and two Golden Globe award nominations. In 2010, he was the highest paid actor on the television and earned nearly US $ 1.8 million per episode of Two and a half Men. In 2011, he set a new Guinness World Record for Twitter as the “Fastest Time to Reach 1 Million Followers” as well as for “Highest Paid TV actor per episode. Amazing isn’t it??
His personal life also made headlines, especially his difficult and violent behavior. He has five children and three failed marriages.There were reports about drug and alcohol abuse as well as he was charged with domestic violence. He was fired from Two and a half men by CBS and Warner Bros because of his violent behavior.