Actor Charlie Sheen seemed to be on the path to a successful career following his role in the popular TV show Two And A Half Men. However, his fame was short-lived after he went on a humorous yet damaging tirade against the show's co-creator, Chuck Lorre, during an interview on the Alex Jones Show. This marked a turning point in Sheen's career, as he became the target of the media due to not only his career-ending rant, but also his well-documented marital and drug abuse issues.
Charlie Sheen had been riding high in his career until his fateful 2011 interview on the Alex Jones Show. During the interview, the actor took a dig at Chuck Lorre, accusing him of censorship. Sheen didn't hold back, exclaiming,
Not only did Sheen express his peculiar thoughts and opinions about Chuck Lorre, but he also went on to verbally attack the show creator. These verbal attacks were later labeled as ethnic discrimination because Sheen mentioned Lorre's birth name of Hebrew origin. Sheen even referred to Lorre as a "charlatan," effectively damaging his own career. He boldly proclaimed,
Following this intense interview with Alex Jones, Charlie Sheen continued to make headlines for his anti-Semitic remarks directed at Chuck Lorre. With questions about his sobriety lingering, Sheen's career suffered irreparable damage.