Martin Sheen

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Martin Sheen

Martin Sheen filming an episode of The West Wing
Born Ramón Gerardo Antonio Estévez
August 3, 1940 (1940-08-03) (age 73)
Dayton, Ohio, USA
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Height 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
Television The West Wing
Religion Roman Catholic[1]
Spouse Janet Templeton
(m. 1961-present)
Children Emilio Estévez
Ramón Luis Estévez
Charlie Sheen
Renée Estévez

Martin Sheen (born August 3, 1940) is an American actor. He is best known for his role as Captain Willard in the film Apocalypse Now and, most recently, as President Josiah Bartlet on the acclaimed and long-running television drama series The West Wing. He won both the Emmy and Golden Globe Awards for his works. His mother was an Irish immigrant; his father was a Spanish immigrant.

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  1. Moorhead, Joanna (25 March 2011). "Martin Sheen: Being a dad". London: The Guardian. http://www.guardian.co.uk/lifeandstyle/2011/mar/25/martin-sheen-emilio-estevez-charlie-sheen. Retrieved 26 March 2011.

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