In 2010, Angus T. Jones became the highest paid child actor on television. He earned $300,000 per episode which amounted to $7.8 million over the next two seasons. They also gave him a $500,000 signing bonus.
He says, ”If you watch Two and a Half Men, please stop watching Two and a Half Men. I’m on Two and a Half Men, and I don’t want to be on it. Please stop watching it, and filling your head with filth. Do some research on the effects of television and your brain, and I promise you you’ll have a decision to make when it comes to television.” (7:45 mark) Wow. *Twirls finger around ear*
So now that he’s made his millions, he wants to renounce the show and have nothing to do with it. I’m sure he didn’t have a problem with the series when he was raking in cash for all those years and scooting around LA in his Audi S5. Well, at least Kirk Cameron might have a new friend to join him at his very depressing Subway birthday lunches.