Who is Charlie Sheen?

Charlie Sheen is a well-known celebrity in America. He has been famous because of his incredible acting skills in films and TV screens. Charlie has gained attention after his roles in the series, including “Two and a Half Men,” “Spin City,” and “Anger Management.” Likewise, he gained fame after appearing in films like “Platoon,” “Wall Street,” among many others. He has been active in his professional career as an actor since 1973. 

Quick Info
Birth NameCarlos Irwin Estevez
BornSeptember 3, 1965
Age54 yrs
FatherMartin Sheen
MotherJanet Templeton
Height5 feet 10 inches
Weight83 kg
EyeDark Brown
HairDark Brown
WivesDonna Peele
Denise Richards
Brooke Mueller
ChildrenPaula Speert
Net Worth$130 million

Charlie Sheen


Charlie Sheen was born on September 3, 1965, in New York City, New York, US, as the name “Carlos Irwin Estevez.” He was born to his father, Martin Sheen, and his mother, Janet Templeton. Martin Sheen was an amazing actor in his time, whereas Janet Sheen was an artist. Following his parents, Charlie gained an interest in acting. Likewise, Charlie grew up along with his three siblings; two older brothers, Emilio and Ramon, and a younger sister, Reene. All his siblings are also named actors.

Furthermore, Charlie holds an American nationality, and as per ethnicity, he belongs to White. He has the star sign of Virgo. Besides, standing height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m) and weigh about 83 kg(183 lbs), he has been able to maintain his body fit and healthy. Also, his dark brown hair and dark brown eyes show his fantastic personality.

Early Life of Charlie Sheen

Born in the family of actors, from an early age, Charlie had an interest in acting. Just at the age of nine, he appeared in his father’s film “The Execution of Private Slovik” in 1974. Since then, he has been into the career.

For education, Charlie firstly attended Santa Monica High School, located in Santa Monica, California. Though born in New York, he raised up in Malibu, Californi, because of his father’s Broadway turn in “The Subject Was Roses.” Likewise, during his high school, along with his brother Emilio, and his friends’ Row Lowe and Sean Penn, he played in the “Super 8” films. However, as of his education, he did not have much interest in reading due to which he got expelled from the school for having poor grades and attendance.

Charlie Sheen

Professional Career

Charlie started getting name and fame after appearing in the film “Red Dawn” in 1984. He appeared in the movie alongside Patrick Swayze, Thomas Howell, Jennifer Grey. Also, along with Jennifer, he starred in the film “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.”

Charlie got his first lead role in 1986 in the film “Platoon.” Oliver Stone directed the movie. Also, he played in the movie “Wall Street” alongside his father, directed from Oliver. Likewise, his further film in the 1980s includes “Grizzly II: The Predator,” “Eight Men Out,” “Young Guns,” among many others.

Furthermore, in 1990, he played in his father’s direction film “Cadence” as a role of a rebellious army bulwark. Also, in the same year, he appeared in the movie “The Rookie.” Likewise, he has starred in several films in the 1990s. His other movies include “Beyond the Law,” “Money Talks,” similarly, “Hot Shots!”. Moreover, he also worked as a producer and a writer on two films; first, “Discovery Mars,” and second, “No Code of Conduct.” Also, in the last of the 1990s, he played in further films, “Being John Malkovich,” “Scary Movie 3”, and “Scary Movie 4”.

Subsequently, Charlie appeared as a leading role in the TV series “Spin City” for the last two seasons in 2000. Moreover, his appearance and amazing acting drove him to earn a Golden Globe award in the category of outstanding performance. Likewise, in 2003, he got his most significant achievement as a role of Charlie Harper in “Two and a Half Men.” He worked for the sitcom for 8 years in addition to gaining nominations.

Personal Life of Charlie Sheen

Charlie has been in a relationship during his high school with Paula Profit. Though they did not tie a knot, they have a daughter together, Paula Speert, who is his oldest daughter. Moreover, from Paula, he has his one granddaughter.

Later, he had had an engagement with Kelly Preston. However, their engagement did not last as Charlie accidentally shot Kelly in January 1990. Then, he has also dated many high profile celebrities like Ginger Lynn and Heather Hunter.

Eventually, on September 3, 1995, he married for the first time. Charlie married Donna Peele; however, they divorced after a year only. Then, he married actress Denise Richards on December 26, 2001, dating for about two months. Also, the couple had two daughters together. However, they also separated and divorced in November of 2006.

Charlie Sheen

After about one and a half years, on May 30, 2008, Charlie married Brooke Mueller. The couple also became blessed with twin sons. However, again for the third time, he became divorced in November 2010.

Subsequently, after a year, Charlie started living with an actress Bree Olson, as well as Natalie Kenly, a graphic designer, though they broke up in April 2011 and June 2011 consecutively. Likewise, in February of 2014, he engaged with an actress Brett Rossi, though they broke up before being married.

Net Worth

Charlie Sheen has been able to earn massive popularity from his prominent roles on the screen. Gaining name and fame, he has also been able to obtain a handsome amount of money. His net worth is estimated to be about $130 million as of 2020.