We chat to Kenny Rogers about his return to South Africa, his bucket list and friend Dolly Parton

PHOTOS: Kim's daughter North West is the cutest little Balmain ballerina that you will ever see!!

Charlie Sheen admits 'psychotic break'

2012-06-21 22:25
 
charlie sheen
Los Angeles - Charlie Sheen experienced a "psychotic break" last year.

The 46-year-old actor - who has five children and has been married three times - was fired from Two and a Half Men last year because of his wild partying and erratic behaviour thinks there are many reasons why he went off the rails.

He said: "I don't know what happened. I think I cracked.

"I don't think it was the show in particular. It was the buildup of all the time I've been in the business, the divorces and everything. I started to unravel.

"I was mad about having to play the game - not that I was playing it well, but I'd been doing it for so long. I finally just said the things I had always been thinking. But in the middle of a psychotic break.

"It was surreal. And it never occurred to me where this was going to end up or how it was going to be perceived."

'It wasn't planned'

At the height of his bizarre conduct, Charlie became famed for coining a number of phrases, such as "tiger blood", "winning" and "warlocks", but he admits even he is unsure what he was talking about.

He told Playboy magazine: "Most of it came out of nowhere. It wasn't planned, it was just random. The tiger blood? I don't know. It's just a very dangerous animal. And there's a tiger in Apocalypse Now, by the way, so maybe there's a connection there.

"Adonis DNA? I don't know what that was about. That was just stupid. That went a little far.

"It's so fucking stupid. I'm in a beef with a warlock society? You're kidding me, right? How do you go from making Oliver Stone movies to being in a feud with warlocks?"

Read more on:    charlie sheen  |  celebrities

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
1 comment
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining
 

Recent Gossip

Khloe Kardashian is reportedly ready to finalise her divorce from her estranged husband Lamar Odom after filing the court documents in December 2013. Read More »

The Smallest Penis in Brooklyn Pageant is set to celebrate the smallest of manhoods. Read More »

inside channel 24

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.