The roast was taped in Los Angeles on September 10, 2011, and was broadcast on September 19, 2011. Roasters included Mike Tyson, Jeff Ross, Anthony Jeselnik, Steve-O, William Shatner, Kate Walsh, Jon Lovitz, Patrice O'Neal and Amy Schumer. Slash made an appearance playing his guitar during Sheen's entrance. Brooke Mueller, Aaron Paul, Corbin Bernsen, Duane Chapman, Michael Boatman, Kristin Cavallari and Richard Kind appeared in the audience. Seth MacFarlane made his third appearance as the roastmaster. A montage of Sheen's film and television work were featured, though due to legal reasons, clips of his tenure on Two and a Half Men were never used. This was O'Neal's final television appearance before his death on November 29, 2011.