A multi-award-winning actor and social activist is making his way to Youngstown State University. 

Martin Sheen will be the university's next speaker in the Skeggs Lecture Series. 

Sheen is known for his iconic performances in the award-winning films like Apocalypse Now and The Departed. 

He will be in Youngstown on Wednesday, October 16 in Stambaugh Auditorium at 7 pm. 

Tickets are available starting Monday, September 9. 

The lecture is free, but tickets are required.

Those who want to order tickets can get them online at Stambaugh Auditorium's website or the Stambaugh Auditorium Box Office. For more information, call 330-941-2136 or email jmleviseur@ysu.edu.