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Charlie Sheen's Co-Star Jon Cryer Works as Temp on 'Ellen'

March 4, 2011 (4:01 am) GMT
In a skit for Ellen DeGeneres' show, the star of 'Two and a Half Men' answered calls for the host, saying he 'needed the work'.

's "" co-star has made fun of his precarious employment situation by signing up as an intern on the "". Production on the hit sitcom was brought to a halt earlier this year by Sheen's health issues and personal problems, and the remainder of series eight was scrapped last month after the actor's feud with series creator Chuck Lorre went public.

Cryer has refused to comment on Sheen's antics over recent months, but has now addressed his work issues in a light-hearted skit for DeGeneres' U.S. talk show - appearing as a programme intern because he "needed the work".

In the episode, due to air in America on Thursday, March 3, DeGeneres is seen telling Cryer, "You really do good work. You do the work of two and a half men," while the actor replies, "You don't have to say that every time... You know, I needed the work."



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