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Charlie Sheen set for Anger Management

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Doug Stanhope, Hammersmith Apollo, London

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Charlie Sheen stage show slammed by audience and critics

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Charlie Sheen addiction 'as dangerous as cancer' says father Martin

Hollywood star Martin Sheen has described his troubled son Charlie's struggle with addiction as a disease "as dangerous as cancer".

Charlie Sheen sued for $20m over reality show

Charlie Sheen is being sued for $20 million.

Sloane Crosley: 'I want to know what brand of shampoo Charlie Sheen uses'

There are always a handful of news stories that one sees out of the corner of one's eye. Of the major ones – say, Mubarak being overthrown in Egypt – one knows every detail. As one should. But it's the pure entertainment stories I find I'm happy to let sit on the periphery of my brain, until and unless it becomes absolutely necessary to bring them to the forefront.

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Sheen in the clear after gun search

Police have searched the home of the actor Charlie Sheen to see if he possessed guns in violation of a court order against him, but they found only bullets and an antique rifle, a lawyer for the actor said.

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