As it gets closer to the nationwide screening of "", took some time to discuss his role as Aro, who plays a major part in the final " Saga" movie. In a lengthy interview with , Sheen dished on his take on the antagonist, which he claimed to be more comedic than what was described in Stephenie Meyer's book.
Explaining why he decided not to portray a "scary" Aro, Sheen said, "Well, one of the things I always liked about the character, that Stephenie [Meyer] had written, or hinted at in the book, was the idea that he thinks of himself as being this sentimental old fool." He added, "He just enjoys watching the young people having fun, and then likes to kill them. So, I like the idea of someone who, instead of just being the big bad guy, has something a bit more fun about him."