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Shia LaBeouf Plagiarizes Apology After Leaving Broadway's Orphans

Feb 21, 2013 01:30 PM

SLaBeoufMoney092010_07_X17crop230.jpgImmediately after Shia LaBeouf dropped out from Broadway's Orphans "due to creative differences," the Transformers star released an apology ... and it turns out, Shia took his apology straight from an Esquire magazine column.

The email had the subject line "Apology," but the words had been written in Esquire's "How To Be a Man" issue back in 2009 by Tom Chiarella.

Perhaps this was Shia's intention? Although most of his words were copied word for word, the actor did apologize to co-star Alec Baldwin for dropping out due to "part of a disagreeable situation."

LaBeouf's role has gone to actor Ben Foster. After learning of the casting news, Shia Tweeted, "Ben Foster is a beast. He will kill it."

Shia LaBeouf Quits Broadway Play Orphans Over "Creative Differences"

Feb 20, 2013 01:35 PM

SLaBeoufMoney092010_00_X17pic.jpgShia LaBeouf has backed out of the Broadway play Orphans due to "creative differences."

The 26-year-old Transformers actor was set to star in the production which is scheduled to debut on April 7. Previews begin on March 19.

This would have been LaBeouf's first attempt at Broadway. Specific reasons for Shia's sudden departure have not been revealed, however he has a history of being difficult on various movie sets.

The play's director, Daniel Sullivan, has yet to name Shia's replacement.

Alec Baldwin is still attached to the play ... portraying the role of a powerful man kidnapped by two brothers.

Shia's next onscreen role will be in Nymphomaniac.

Shia LaBeouf Gives A Thumbs Up For Healthy Eating

Feb 19, 2013 01:10 PM

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So this is how he squeezes into those skinny jeans!

Shia LaBeouf stopped to grab lunch in NYC today, and the actor opted to keep things healthy by ordering a salad and a bottled water. Maybe he's making sure his body is up to par before his big Broadway debut?

Tickets for Orphans just became available to the general public, and the play sounds like it's bound to be a hit!

Co-starring Alec Baldwin and Tom Sturridge, Orphans follows two brothers who are living in a run-down Philadelphia row house. The former Disney star plays the older brother who supports his younger sibling (Sturridge) by stealing, and then kidnaps a rich older man named Harold (Baldwin) who ends up playing a father figure to the boys.

Sexy Shia has been a busy man these days!

In addition to the play, he also has two movies in the pipeline! The Hollywood bad boy will star in the upcoming films The Company You Keep and The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman .

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Shia LaBeouf And Evan Rachel Wood Steam Up The Big Screen In Charlie Countryman

Dec 5, 2012 07:55 AM


Shia LaBeouf has admitted to dropping acid for his role in The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman, and now we're seeing the first image of the actor alongside co-star Evan Rachel Wood.

The dark flick is about a traveler named Charlie Countryman who gets into a torrid affair with a Romanian beauty, Gabi, who hasn't broken free from her ex Nigel.

Wonder what Wood's new husband, actor Jamie Bell, thinks of her on-screen chemistry with LaBeouf? Definitely looks intense.

Charlie Country will premiere at the Sundance Film Festival which begins on January 17.

EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS - Maybe Shia Just Told His Girlfriend He's Having Real Onscreen Sex For Upcoming Role

Aug 17, 2012 04:00 PM

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Shia LaBeouf and girlfriend Karolyn Pho had a very heated exchange in Los Angeles.

The Transformers star, sporting long, shaggy hair and a pair of denim shorts, will reportedly be starring in the upcoming Lars Von Trier film, The Nymphomaniac.

We're wondering if Shia just told his girlfriend that he'll be performing real onscreen sex acts for the film. Yikes!

Shia LaBeouf Goes Naked In Artsy Music Video

Jun 19, 2012 07:45 AM


Shia LaBeouf is showing off his acting talents ... and his fully naked body in the new music video for Icelandic indie band Sigur Ros.

The 26-year-old Transformers actor goes full-frontal in a video for the song "Fjogur Piano" ... that's been described as a "never-ending cycle of addiction."

Aside from dropping his pants for music videos, Shia will be appearing alongside Tom Hardy, Jessica Chastain, Guy Pearce and Gary Oldman in the upcoming western flick Lawless.

Shia LaBeouf And Tom Hardy Turn Lawless

Apr 25, 2012 02:55 PM

Shia LeBeouf and Tom Hardy are brothers!

Well, not really, but the two handsome actors play bootlegging siblings in the new trailer for the movie Lawless.

Based on Matt Bondurant' 2008 novel, The Wettest County in the World, the film takes place in Depression-era Franklin County, Virginia where LaBeouf and Hardy play the infamous Bondurant brothers who are part of a successful bootlegging gang.

As their profits begin to rise, the boys are threatened by a notorious gangster who wants to control their operation (Gary Oldman) while a special agent (Guy Pearce) is hell-bent on taking them down. Jason Clarke, Jessica Chastain and Mia Wasikowska round out the all-star cast in the film.

Lawless will premiere at Cannes next month and is set to hit theaters August 31.

Shia LaBeouf Gets Ready For His Next Film Role

Mar 19, 2012 11:20 AM

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On Sunday Shia LaBeouf was spotted enjoying a coffee and a smoke in Studio City, and we caught the 25-year-old actor reading a new script. We're not sure if it's The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman or Horns, but either way, he's got some heavy reading!

Charlie Countryman is about a man who falls in love with a woman claimed by a violent crime boss, while Horns follows a 26-year-old who grows horns from his head after the death of his girlfriend.

And speaking of growing things from his head, check out his ponytail:

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