Over the past two weeks tabloid outlets speculated on a rumor that an “A-List actor” known for his party-boy, womanizing lifestyle was HIV positive. Not only that, but the salacious rumor said that the actor knowingly infected dozens of sex partners with the disease. Ugh.
According to the New York Post last week, the rumored HIV positive actor may have infected; “an award-winning actress, a religious movie star, a top Hollywood personality with a controversial past, a TV star, a media personality and a glamour model.”
While horrifying if this part of the story proves to be true, TMZ and other news sources are reporting that the actor in question is none other than Charlie Sheen. Sheen is scheduled to appear on The Today Show Tuesday morning for an interview with Matt Lauer where he will make a “revealing personal announcement.”
The report states that the man born Carlos Estevez could be facing millions of dollars in lawsuits. It has been indicated that he has known his HIV status for years. Sheen famously lived together with both porn star Bree Olson and model Natalie Kenly who he called “his goddesses.” Last year he was engaged to former porn star Scottine Ross before the engagement was broken off.
If knowingly infected someone with HIV, I’d imagine jail time could be a real possibility.
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