FILE - In this April 11, 2013, file photo, Charlie Sheen, a cast member in "Scary Movie V," poses at the Los Angeles premiere of the film at the Cinerama Dome in Los Angeles. Scottine Ross, a porn star who performed under the name Brett Rossi, sued the actor on Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015, for assault, battery and intentional infliction of emotional distress claims. Her lawsuit states she and Sheen had sex five times before the actor told her he was HIV positive. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
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"Anger Management" has been tailored to fit Charlie Sheen's image and comfort zone. He plays Charlie Goodson, an anger management therapist, here in a scene with Selma Blair as Kate Wales, a fellow therapist.
"Anger Management" has been tailored to fit Charlie Sheen's image and comfort zone. He plays Charlie Goodson, an anger management therapist, here in a scene with Selma Blair as Kate Wales, a fellow therapist. (FX via Associated Press)
Celebrities may be a generous source of campaign cash, but some are too notorious for politicians to be seen embracing because of their boorish behavior, among them (from top) Alec Baldwin, Charlie Sheen, Mel Gibson, Lindsay Lohan and Joe Paterno. (Associated Press)
"Two and a Half Men" stars Jon Cryer (left) and Ashton Kutcher didn't feel any adverse effects of Charlie Sheen's departure Monday, as a series-high 28.7 million people tuned in to watch the season premiere. (CBS via Associated Press)
Charlie Sheen will have a financial stake and a measure of creative control of "Anger Management," the new TV series he will also star in. The show is based on the movie of the same name that starred Adam Sandler and Jack Nicholson. The show will be shopped to broadcast and cable networks.