His Tv program, Two and Half Men, he was paid $1.2 million per episode. . For a TV season of 13 weeks that is a salary of $15.6 million. He wanted a raise to $3 million per episode, that is $39 million for a TV season. For most people, this would be sufficient, however, Hollywood standards are different.
Well, as you know he got a pink slip. Sheen aired his dirty laundry in a grand way. He was live on Tv in press tour mode with his "Goddesses" and luxury living on display. He was male envy in some quarters. He lost his twin sons with his crazy antics.
He went on Twitter and i 24 hours had more than one million tweet friends. He broke a record. Celebrities are paid for their tweets.
Did Charlie make a marketing move with his mental breakdown. This is the age where bizarre, zaniness is attractive. Maybe we were looking at a mental breakdown, but maybe we were looking at marketing madness.
Your guess is good as mine. What do you think?