Charlie Sheen is getting ready to make a "revealing personal announcement" to Matt Lauer on the Today show on Tuesday, and many people are speculating the 50-year-old is HIV-positive.
Now, a source has revealed to Access Hollywood that the actor's ex-wife Denise Richards has known for a "number of years" that the New York native had been diagnosed with the disease.
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The insider explained the 44-year-old and the two kids she shares with the Anger Management alum are not infected with the virus because the troubled star contracted it after their divorce in 2006.
The confidante also added the actress and her ex have "not been intimate" since they ended their relationship. In fact, it seems as though they aren't even on good terms, since Charlie bashed her on Twitter earlier this year.
But it turns out his former flame isn't the only one who knew about the illness.
Hollywood crisis manager Howard Bragman told People he was also aware of the famous father's struggle with HIV, saying:
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