Happy birthday to the controversial Charlie Sheen

Carlos Irwin Estévez, better known as Charlie Sheen today turns 49, is the highest paid actor on television in the United States and one of the most controversial that may exist today.

This is an actor who lives at a thousand miles an hour, his brain goes faster than his body and that is why we want to share his most relevant data:

he smoked his first joint at the age of 11

paid his first prostitute at the age of 15 with his father’s credit card, without him realizing it.

At the age of 21, he starred in the popular film platoon.

When he was 23 years old he was already drug addict.

At the age of 25, he went to (and ran away from) his first rehabilitation center following the advice of Clint Eastwood.

His father reported to the police to have him arrested as the only way to keep him alive.

He earned about a million and a half dollars for each episode of the series Two and a half Men.

Through his veins runs «tiger blood» and his DNA It is Adonisaccording to him.

Payment for your sex goddesses up to 22,000 Euros per night, a spendthrift gallant.

Their generosity goes from putting the shoulder and the pocket to help victims from disasters to getting a seeing eye dog for a fan.


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Pay in the order of a million euros to their ex-wives and their children per month.

His career has been a roller coaster of failures and successes, as his life is a Ferris wheel of scandals, failed marriages, prostitutes and rehabilitation centers.

If there’s one thing Sheen can never be called, it’s modest. “Whether it’s to fete me or to massacre me, as strange as it sounds, this industry needs me. I keep the interest alive. I am the one who tells the truth. The one that marches to a different beat in the middle of all this shit.»

With comments like these, the actor remains popular in the midst of a society that demands perfection but without him, they would surely live bored, they would have no one else to talk about.

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With information from El País and Cardona Gazelle