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PUTTING THE SHEEN ON HIS CREDITS

Charlie Sheen wants to be taken seriously.

Hollywood's bad boy, whose public persona has been shaped by his wild partying as well as his movie career, has put out the word: He wants to be called Charles.

Sheen, 33, decided about a year ago to go the way of Rick Schroder, said Sheen publicist Jeff Ballard. Schroder, who went by Ricky when he was a child star on television's "Silver Spoons," is now plain old Rick.

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