Charlie Sheen has revealed he is HIV-positive.
The 50-year-old actor made the admission during a candid interview with Matt Lauer on Today on the morning of Tuesday, Nov. 17.
"You know, there are a lot of rumors out there right now," Matt, 57, began the sit-down. "And you would like to address them head-on."
Charlie on Today on Tuesday, Nov. 17. (Photo Credit: R/R)
"I am here to admit that I am, in fact, HIV-positive. I have to put a stop to this mirage of attacks of sub-truths and very harmful and mercurial stories that are about me that are threatening the health of so many others," Charlie replied.
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"It started with what I thought was this series of crushing headaches and migraines and sweating the bed," the former Two and a Half Men recalled of being diagnosed with the disease roughly four years ago. "I thought I had a brain tumor. After a battery of tests...[my doctors] said, this is what's going on... It's a hard, three letters to absorb, It's a turning point in one's life."
Watch Charlie's Today interview in the video below.
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