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Charlie Sheen Biography

Birth Name:
Carlos Irwin Estevez
Birth Place:
New York, New York, United States
Profession
Actor

Fast Facts

  • Made his first TV appearance at age 9 as an extra in the TV-movie The Execution of Private Slovik (1974); was an extra in 1979's Apocalypse Now (both films starred his father)
  • Admitted under oath during the trial of Hollywood madam Heidi Fleiss that he had spent more than $50,000 for the services of 27 of her employees over a 15-month period
  • Received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1994
  • Formed the production company Sheen-Michaels Entertainment with Bret Michaels (lead singer of Poison) in 1997
  • Published a book of poetry, Peace of My Mind, in 1988, and wrote the screenplay for the 1998 film No Code of Conduct

Awards

  • 2009Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series: nominated
  • 2009Emmy-Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series: nominated
  • 2008Emmy-Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series: nominated
  • 2007Emmy-Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series: nominated
  • 2006Emmy-Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series: nominated
  • 2006Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy: nominated
  • 2005Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy: nominated
  • 2004Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series: nominated
  • 2002Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy: winner
  • 1999Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: nominated

Relationships