Charlie Sheen to play ‘Charlie Swan’

Actor to star in Roman Coppola pic, his first film since 'Men' exit

Marking his first film project since leaving “Two and a Half Men,” Charlie Sheen is set to star with Jason Schwartzman in the indie “A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charlie Swan III.” Roman Coppola is set to write and direct.

In a plotline that seems to intersect with some of Sheen’s real-life persona, “Glimpse” follows a successful graphic designer whose fame, money and charm have made him girlfriend breaks up with him, his life heads into a downward spiral.

Youree Henley will produce.

After getting axed from his top-rated CBS sitcom, Sheen recently cut a deal with Lionsgate TV and producer Joe Roth to develop a laffer based on the 2003 Adam Sandler comedy “Anger Management.”

Schwartzman recently finished production on Wes Anderson’s “Moonrise Kingdom” at Paramount.

Sheen is repped by Evolution Entertainment. Schwartzman is repped by WME.

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