Your past has some questionable areas. To put it nicely.
However even though you hit rock bottom you came back. I think it is really impressive how you changed your life.
I think that you are a great actor.
Even though you play a really recognizable character you have been just as great in roles out side of your main character. Not a lot of celebrities can not pull that off.
You are a very impressive person.
You have also played really impressive people.