32 Facts About Emilio Estevez


Emilio Estevez is an American actor and filmmaker.


Emilio Estevez is the son of actor Martin Sheen and the older brother of Charlie Sheen.


Emilio Estevez is notable for starring in The Outsiders, The Breakfast Club, and Wisdom.


Emilio Estevez is known for appearing in Men at Work, Freejack, Loaded Weapon 1, Mission: Impossible, Rated X, and Bobby.


Emilio Estevez starred in two film franchises: Young Guns and its 1990 sequel, and The Mighty Ducks.


Emilio Estevez was born in the Bronx, the oldest child of artist Janet Sheen and actor Martin Sheen.


Emilio Estevez initially attended school in the New York City public school system but transferred to a private academy once his father's career took off.


Emilio Estevez lived on Manhattan's Upper West Side until his family moved west in 1968 when his father was cast in Catch-22.


When Emilio Estevez was 11 years old, his father bought the family a portable movie camera.


Emilio Estevez appeared in Meet Mr Bomb, a short anti-nuclear power film produced at his high school.


Emilio Estevez was 14 when he accompanied his father to the Philippines, where Sheen was shooting Apocalypse Now.


Emilio Estevez had a role as an extra in Apocalypse Now, but his scenes were deleted.


Later, father and son worked together in the 1982 ABC-TV film about juveniles in jail, In the Custody of Strangers, in which Emilio Estevez did the casting.


Emilio Estevez received much attention during the 1980s for being a member of the Brat Pack and was credited as the leader of the group of young actors.


Emilio Estevez bought the movie rights to a third Hinton book, That Was Then, This Is Now, and wrote the screenplay.


Emilio Estevez was originally cast in Platoon to be Private Chris Taylor but was forced to drop out after production was delayed for two years; the role eventually went to his younger brother Charlie Sheen.


Emilio Estevez starred in the 1996 The War at Home in which he played a Vietnam War veteran dealing with posttraumatic stress disorder, while Martin Sheen played his unsympathetic father.


Emilio Estevez appeared in an uncredited role in the feature film Mission: Impossible.


Emilio Estevez reprised his role as Coach Gordon Bombay in the 2021 Disney+ TV series, The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers.


Emilio Estevez made his directorial debut with the 1986 film Wisdom, which made Estevez the youngest person to ever write, direct, and star in, a single major motion picture.


Emilio Estevez directed the 2006 film Bobby, which took over six years to write.


Emilio Estevez won a Hollywood Film Award and received a seven-minute standing ovation at the Venice Film Festival.


In 2010 Emilio Estevez filmed a new project, The Way, in Spain where he directed his father in a story about a man who decides to make the Camino de Santiago after the death of his son in the French Pyrenees.


In 2018, Emilio Estevez released another feature film, The Public, starring Alec Baldwin, Christian Slater, Jena Malone and Emilio Estevez himself.


Emilio Estevez wrote, directed and played in The Public that world premiered at the Toronto Film Festival.


Emilio Estevez appeared in John Parr's "St Elmo's Fire " music video, from the soundtrack of his film with the same name, where he played Kirby Keger.


Emilio Estevez appeared in Bon Jovi's music video "Blaze of Glory" as Billy the Kid.


In 2000, Emilio Estevez made an appearance in another Bon Jovi video, "Say It Isn't So," along with Matt LeBlanc, Claudia Schiffer, and Arnold Schwarzenegger.


Emilio Estevez was involved off and on with Carey Salley, a Wilhelmina model.


Emilio Estevez acknowledged paternity of Salley's children on June 1,1987.


Emilio Estevez has stated that his religion is a "work in progress".


Emilio Estevez revealed on his official Twitter that he is a supporter of Ipswich Town Football Club.