On his birthday today, CS unearths some trivia about the actor who was once the highest paid actor on television and earned US$1.8 million per episode of Two and a Half Men.

Charlie Sheen

>> He once accidentally shot then fiancee Kelly Preston in the arm. Needless to say, she broke the engagement.

>> His nickname is ‘Chuckles’.

>> He was considered for the role of Bruce Wayne in Batman

>> He made derogatory comments about Two and a Half Men’s creator and was replaced by Ashton Kutcher in the show.