Two and a Half Men

Topics: Two and a Half Men, American film actors, Charlie Harper Pages: 2 (450 words) Published: October 1, 2011
Two and a Half Men is an American television sitcom which premiered on CBS on September 22, 2003. Starring Charlie Sheen, Jon

Cryer,and Angus T. Jones, the show was originally about a hedonistic jingle writer, Charlie Harper; his uptight brother, Alan; and

Alan's growing son, Jake. Charlie's free-wheeling life is complicated when his brother gets divorced and moves, along with his son, into Charlie's

beach-front Malibu house. The series' premise was revamped in the ninth season, focusing on Alan and Jake moving on with their lives after the

death of Charlie with help from their new roommate, Walden Schmidt (Ashton Kutcher), who is also dealing with his own troubles following a bad

divorce. The three eventually bond and help each other grow and overcome their losses.

In 2011, a news article in The New York Times called it "the biggest hit comedy of the past decade.The show has ranked among the Top 20

programs every season since it first aired. There have been eight seasons of the show and at least one additional season to come. In 2010,

CBS and Warner Bros. Television reached a multi-year broadcast agreement for the series, renewing it through at least the 2011–12 season.]

However, CBS and Warner Bros. decided to end production for the rest of the eighth season due to Sheen entering drug rehabilitation and

making disparaging comments about the show's creator and executive producer, Chuck Lorre.Sheen was fired from the show on March 7, 2011.[

The ninth season premiere, "Nice to Meet You, Walden Schmidt", killed off Sheen's character and introduced Ashton Kutcher as Walden

Schmidt, his replacement.

The show to me is a show that a young child should not watch. It shows drinking, womanizing and a lack of good family values. Charlie has done

what his mom did to him growing up. She was married to different people. Always away and did not spend a good amount of time with the kids.

So Charlie has done the same things. He...
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