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Ashton Kutcher's 'Two and a Half Men' Character to Attempt Suicide

August 25, 2011 (8:15 am) GMT
When quizzed by David Letterman about how Charlie Harper dies, the husband of Demi Moore spills the bean on his own character, 'I may, in some way, shape, or form, be tryin' to kill myself.'

let slip an interesting detail of his "" character when stopping by "" on Wednesday, August 24. "I'm very heartbroken over this breakup that's taken place....I may, in some way, shape, or form, be tryin' to kill myself," the 33-year-old revealed about his character, a billionaire Internet entrepreneur named Walden Schmidt who goes through a nasty divorce.

"I'm no genius, but what better way to kick off a new season of a sitcom than with a suicide," commented on the plot offered by the sitcom. "You already killed Charlie. You got a murder-suicide."

Before Kutcher shared the tidbit, he was pressed with question about how 's character, Charlie Harper, dies. The "" hunk dodged the question by saying he did not know because he wasn't in the scene, but Letterman refused to believe it. "Here's my fear, next week you'll go on Leno and spill your guts," the host responded.

Confident that the show will be well received with him on the lead role, Kutcher claimed, "I think it's going to go through the roof, I really do. I've been laughing really hard." He went on gushing that "the roof popped off of Warner Bros." during his first taping.

The ninth season of "Two and a Half Men" will premiere September 19 at 9 P.M. on CBS. On the same day, Comedy Central will air a roast of Charlie Sheen, which is hosted by actor/comedian .

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