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sheen

[shēn]
(optics)
A subdued and often iridescent or metallic glitter which approaches, but is just short of, optical reflection and which modifies the surface luster of a mineral.
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The "Busted" actor went on the record to the Enquirer about the sexual assault allegations against Sheen.
Sheen Talk Live is an online television show co-hosted by Mrs.
His spokesman insisted: "You can believe Mr Sheen or the lying whores.
A Los Angeles lawyer said he has been contacted by two women claiming Sheen, who was engaged to Scottine Sheen, had slept with them knowing he had HIV.
Sheen rose to fame in films such as Ferris Bueller's Day Off and Wall Street and was once the highest paid actor on television for his sitcom Two and a Half Men.
In a letter to Lauer that the host read on air, Sheen said: "Sadly my truth soon became their treason as a deluge of blackmail and extortion took centre stage in this circus of deceit.
The Daily News ' source said Sheen had been threatening to sue the Enquirer , but the tabloid got the go-ahead from its legal counsel to publish its story after assembling emails, text messages and on-the-record interviews.
com, citing sources close to the Today show, said Sheen would use the interview to announce that he is HIV positive.
an unnamed ex of Sheen " He said an unnamed ex of Sheen told him: "When you know him, he is very handsome.
For television audiences, Sheen is best recognised for his six-time Emmy nominated performance as President Josiah Bartlet inThe West Wing.
Burton and Sheen were born a generation apart but hail from the same South Wales community of Port Talbot.