1. Charlie Sheen
To be fair to Mr. Tiger Blood, he was only continuing a tradition started by his father, Ramon Estevez (a/k/a Martin Sheen). According to his brother Emilio Estevez (yes, THAT Emilio Estevez), however, “he was never Carlos…he was always Charlie.” Recently, in the film “Machete Kills,” Charlie went back to his roots, billing himself as “Carlos Estevez.” No word on whether this was a one-off thing, or if this reversion is permanent.
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