Despite his showy and sarcastic reaction to the news that Ashton Kutcher will replace him on Two and a Half Men, Charlie Sheen is actually “devastated” by the news, sources close to the former star tells Popeater.

“He really thought that he would be invited back,” a source says.

“After years of suffering no consequences for his behaviour, why would he think anything else? Finally it has sunk in that he doesn’t live by different rules to everyone else. Actions do have a consequences.”