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Renée Pilar Estevez (born April 2, 1967) is an American actress and writer.

Renée Estevez
Renée Pilar Estévez[1]

(1967-04-02) April 2, 1967 (age 52)
OccupationActress, writer
Years active1986–present
Jason Thomas Federico
(m. 1997; div. 2011)
Parent(s)Martin Sheen
Janet Templeton
RelativesEmilio Estevez (brother)
Ramon Estevez (brother)
Charlie Sheen (brother)
Joe Estevez (paternal uncle)

Early yearsEdit

Estevez was born in New York City, the fourth child and only daughter of artist Janet (née Templeton) and actor Martin Sheen (legally Ramón Estévez). Her father is of Irish and Spanish descent.[2] Her three older brothers are also actors: Emilio Estevez, Ramon Estevez and Charlie Sheen (born Carlos Estevez). She married Jason Thomas Federico, a professional golfer[3] and chef in New York. They met at the California Culinary Academy, where he received a degree in culinary arts and she studied pastry and baking science. They married on October 11, 1997 in a Roman Catholic wedding at the Church of Our Lady of the Scapular-St. Stephen in New York.[1] They were divorced in 2011 In Los Angeles.


Estevez started her acting career in 1986 starring in a CBS Schoolbreak special, Babies Having Babies.[4] Estevez has had secondary roles in films since 1986's Shattered Spirits, including the character Betty Finn in the cult favorite Heathers, and has guest starred on JAG and MacGyver. She appeared in a regular guest-starring role on The West Wing as Nancy, an office assistant in the Oval Office of President Josiah Bartlet (who is played by her real life father Martin Sheen). She has also had cameo roles in her brothers' and father's films. She also wrote for the TV series Anger Management which starred her brother, Charlie Sheen.[5]



TV seriesEdit



  1. ^ a b "WEDDINGS; Renee Estevez, Jason Federico". The New York Times. October 12, 2007. Retrieved March 28, 2011.
  2. ^ "The Good Son". The Irish Times. May 13, 2011.
  3. ^ "Lawrence Journal-World – Google News Archive Search". Retrieved October 4, 2011.
  4. ^ "The Palm Beach Post – Google News Archive". Retrieved October 4, 2011.
  5. ^ "Repentant? No Way, Man". Retrieved July 29, 2013.

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