Charlie Sheen biography

Charlie Sheen

Actor, Celebrity

1965 –


Who is Charlie Sheen?

Carlos Irwin Estévez, best known by his stage name Charlie Sheen, is an American actor. Sheen rose to fame after a series of successful films such as Platoon, Lucas, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Wall Street, Young Guns, Eight Men Out, Major League, Hot Shots!, The Three Musketeers, The Arrival, Money Talks and Being John Malkovich.

In the 2000s, Sheen became best known for his television roles. He replaced Michael J. Fox in Spin City and his performance earned him a Golden Globe Award for Best ActorTelevision Series Musical or Comedy and then starred in Two and a Half Men which earned him several Golden Globe and Emmy Award nominations. He's currently starring in FX comedy series Anger Management. In 2010, Sheen was the highest paid actor on television and earned US$1.8 million per episode of Two and a Half Men.

Sheen's personal life has also made headlines, including reports about alcohol and drug abuse and marital problems, as well as allegations of domestic violence. He was fired from Two and a Half Men by CBS and Warner Bros. in March 2011. Sheen subsequently went on a nationwide tour.


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Sep 3, 1965
New York City
Also known as
  • Carlos Irwin Estévez
  • Charles Sheen
  • Carlos Irwin Estevez
  • The Machine
  • Good Time Charlie
  • Chuckles
  • Carlos Estevez
  • The Warlock from Mars
  • Spanish American
  • Galician people
  • United States of America
  • Santa Monica High School
  • The Living History Center
Lived in
  • Malibu
  • New York
  • New York City

on July 23, 2013