Charlie Sheen (who was fired Monday from Two and a Half Men) has landed his first Twitter sponsor gig: The online internship site Internships.com.
WSJ reports he has signed a deal to post an endorsed message for Internships.com as part of efforts to cash in on his fast-growing presence on Twitter (he already has more than two million followers).
On Monday, the actor, 45, posted a job listing on his Twitter account for the full-time, paid gig, which lasts eight weeks over the summer.
"Do you have #TigerBlood? Are you all about #Winning? Can you #PlanBetter than anyone else?" Sheen, 45, asks applicants. "If so, we want you on #TeamSheen as our social media #TigerBloodIntern!"
reads: “The unique internship opportunity will allow a hard-working, self-motivated, creative, resourceful and social media savvy individual to work closely with Charlie Sheen in leveraging his social network. he internship will focus on executing a social media strategy that will build on the success Charlie Sheen has attained in setting the Guinness World Record for the fastest time to reach one million followers on Twitter. The #TigerBloodIntern is expected to be proactive, monitor the day-to-day activities on the major social media platforms, prepare for exciting online projects and increase Charlie’s base of followers. You will learn how to promote and develop the social media network of Hollywood’s most trending celebrity.”
The deadline for applying is Friday.