Carlos Irwin Estévez who is more popularly known as Charlie Sheen is one of the highest-paid actors. This got him into the World Guinness Book of Records. He is a winner of the Golden Globe award in the Best Lead Actor in a Television Series – Comedy or Musical category for his role in Spin City. He has also been nominated for several awards.
He was born on 3 September 1965 to Martin Sheen, an actor, and mother Janet. His father was an actor and he encouraged Charlie and his 2 brothers and 1 sister to follow his footsteps and join the world of acting.
Charlie started acting at the tender age of 9 years as an extra in the TV film The Execution of Private Slovik. He got this part through his father who was both directing and starring in the film. During his teenage years, Charlie produced and directed some low budget films which he got his friends to act in.
Charlie was a member of the cast of the horror film Grizzly II: The Predator, a film which was never realized. Red Dawn was Charlie’s first cinematic. Charlie’s acting career has not all been a bed of roses. He had his contract for Two and a Half Men terminated in 2011, after being in the show for eight years.
He was dismissed after he made derogatory remarks about Chuck Lorre, the creator. Since then, his acting career has been on a hiatus. Charlie has been blacklisted from a lot of areas in the entertainment industry, leading to his being unable to get steady work.
Charlie Sheen Net Worth
According to information as late as 2019, Charlie Sheen has a net worth which is estimated to be $10 million. Up until he was dismissed from the TV show Two and a Half Men, Charlie was getting a salary of $1.8 million for every episode. He owns a clothing line, Sheen Kidz which specializes in children’s clothes.
Charlie is currently facing a lot of financial hardships which led him to request for the child support to his former wife, Denise Richards reduced to half. His situation is not helped by 2015 back taxes amounting to $5 million he is said to owe. This has pushed him to offer his Beverley Hill estate for sale for an amount of $10 million.
Charlie Sheen Personal Life
Even though Charlie attended Santa Monica High School he never graduated, having been expelled a few weeks before receiving his diploma because of his bad grades. That is when he made a conscious decision to pursue acting.
Charlie has led a chequered personal life that has made the headlines on a number of occasions. There have been reports of alcohol and drug abuse, and Charlie has had his fair share of marital problems and even claims of domestic abuse.
Charlie Sheen Health
In 2015, Charlie announced to the public that he was HIV+. Unfortunately for him, after going public with this information, several of the ladies he had romantic relationships with started suing him for endangering their lives by not disclosing to them his HIV+ status.
But our story has a glimmer of a happy ending. In 2018, Charlie had been clean for a year and he got his one year chip.
Charlie Sheen Engagements, Marriages and Divorces
Sheen has been married and divorced three times. He has five children and one grandchild. He has dated and been engaged to a number of ladies.
Charlie Sheen in Rehab
In 1998, Charlie suffered a stroke brought on by a cocaine overdose which saw him hospitalized.
Charlie’s struggle with substance abuse has seen him go in and out of rehabs 3 times in a span of 12 months, the last one being in January of 2011. He has found himself on the wrong side of the law a number of times.
Charlie Sheen and Social Media
On Twitter, Charlie set a Guinness World Record for having reached 1 million followers in the fastest time. He averaged 129,000 new followers a day. Because of this, Charlie signed up to promote Twitter and Facebook. In 2011, this deal was expected to earn Charlie $1 million for his Twitter endorsements.
Charlie Sheen Nationality and Ethnicity
Charlie Sheen is an American citizen and holds a US nationality. His ethnicity is mixed.
|Biography & Facts|
|Born:||3 September, 1965|
|Ethnicity:||Mixed: Galician Spanish, Irish, English, Scottish|
|Net Worth:||$10 million|
|Salary:||$1.8 million per episode|
|Hair Color:||Light Brown
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Height:||5ft 10inor 177.8 cm|
|Weight:||82 Kg or 180.779 lbs|
|Married to:||3 times married, 3 times divorced|
|Children:||5 children, 1 grandchild|
|Education:||Santa Monica High School|