The “West Wing” begin talked to Nearer Weekly about adopting his stage identify.
“That is one in all my regrets. I by no means modified my identify formally,” he stated. “It is nonetheless Ramon Estévez on my start certificates.”
His authorized identify can also be on his marriage license, passport and driver’s license, he added.
“Generally you get persuaded when you do not have sufficient perception and even sufficient braveness to face up for what you consider in, and also you pay for it later,” he stated. “However, after all, I am solely talking for myself.”
The elder Sheen/ Estévez instructed the publication he wasn’t even conscious on the time that his sons had curiosity in his business as he was too busy specializing in his personal profession to try to present for his household.
“The one affect I had on Emilio was to maintain his identify,” he stated. “When he began out, his agent was advising him to alter his identify to Sheen and he would not do it. And I thank God he did not.”