Martin Sheen Overview:

Legendary actor, Martin Sheen, was born Ramon Antonio Gerard Estevez on Aug 3, 1940 in Dayton, OH. As of December 2022, Martin Sheen was 82 years old.


Good-looking, brooding, tight-lipped, dark-haired American actor, perhaps the first star of the seventies to be made by TV work. In the theatre since 1960, but it was 10 years before films and TV caught up with his talent, and then his youthful looks enabled him to play men in their early twenties. He has been in two or three of the best TV movies ever made. Three sons, Emilio Estevez, Charlie Sheen, and Ramon Sheen are also actors. Won an Emmy for directing the TV special Babies Having Babies in 1986. He made more than 50 films and TV movies in the 1990s.

(Source: available at Amazon Quinlan's Film Stars).



He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures. Sheen was never nominated for an Academy Award.

BlogHub Articles:

On DVD/Blu-ray: in The Believers (1987)

By KC on Jul 18, 2019 From Classic Movies

Based on the novel The Religion by Nicholas Conde, John Schlesinger’s The Believers (1987) is a horror thriller that tackles two favorite 1980s punching bags: Afro-Caribbean religions like voodoo and the wealthy. stars as a police psychiatrist dealing with the sudden, traumatic pa... Read full article

See all articles

Martin Sheen Quotes:

No Quote for this person.

Share this page:
Visit the Classic Movie Hub Blog CMH
Also a Leo

See All Leos >>
Martin Sheen on the
Hollywood Walk of Fame

See All Walk of Fame Stars >>
Martin Sheen Facts
Grandfather of Sam Sheen, Lola Rose Sheen, Bob Sheen, Max Sheen, and Cassandra Sheen.

Considers his late "The West Wing" (1999) co-star John Spencer his best friend. Like Spencer, Sheen successfully recovered from drug and alcohol addictions.

His father, Francisco Estevez, died shortly before the premiere of "Blind Ambition" (1979). As he was unable to attend the funeral, Martin mourned his father in the scene in which John Dean cries in his jail cell.

See All Related Facts >>