September 13, 2011 11:11am PT by Rebecca Ford
Charlie Sheen Roast Promo Shows the Actor in Uncharted Territory (Video)
Charlie Sheen has been a train conductor, driving his train full of warlocks and goddesses. He’s also ridden a rocket in a classic scene from Dr. Strangelove.
Now, Sheen is exploring new territory in his latest promo for Comedy Central’s Charlie Sheen Roast. Sheen is seen swimming through deep waters. “I was going to the worst place in the world—cable,” he narrates.
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“I don’t even know what channel Comedy Central is on, with HD and everything,” he said.
“They were going to give me a roast for this. And I’ve never even watched their f--king channel.”
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The uncharted waters that Sheen is swimming through then turn into a swimming pool, and when he reaches the end, there are two blondes waiting for him in bikinis.
And just when you think life couldn’t get any better for the former Two and a Half Men actor, his fantasy in interrupted when his father, Martin Sheen, hollers at him that it’s time to call it a night. “Charlie, get inside and wash your face, it’s past your bedtime,” says Martin.
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Sheen’s Roast was filmed on Saturday, featuring roasters Anthony Jeselnik, Jon Lovitz, Patrice O’Neal, Jeffrey Ross, Amy Schumer, William Shatner, Steve-O, Mike Tyson and Kate Walsh. It will air on Comedy Central Monday, September 19, at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.
The Hollywood Reporter spoke to the man of the hour and many of the roasters on the red carpet before the event on Saturday.