on 10/6/2014 | 12:03
“Transformers” star Shia LaBeouf has had to put up with a lot in recent years and sparked a wide range of negative headlines: outbreaks of violence, arrests, alcoholism or a plagiarism scandal – Shia LaBeouf never missed an opportunity to attract negative attention . But now he receives unexpected support within his own ranks …
Shia LaBeouf’s career got off to a promising startAs a teenager, you made your Disney Channel debut on the comedy series “Even Stevens,” winning your first Emmy. The actor made his Hollywood breakthrough in 2007 alongside Megan Fox with the first installment of the “Transformers” action film series. But then a series of scandals tarnished Shia LaBeouf’s brilliant career.
It began, among other things, with his appearance at the Berlinale: Shia LaBeouf walked the red carpet with a paper bag on his head that read “I’m not famous anymore.” His excesses with alcohol and drugs also made headlines in the press. He was also arrested during a musical for alleged intimidation. Shia LaBeouf’s attempt to start as a director also failed: Ideas for his film “Nymphomaniac” were apparently stolen. But now the actor has the support of his colleague Brad Pitt.
Shia LaBeouf: Brad Pitt values his acting skills
But now Shia LaBeouf receives unexpected praise from Brad Pitt. He stood in front of the camera for the action drama “Heart of Steel” with Shia LaBeouf. When asked by British magazine “GQ” Brad Pitt about his scandal colleague, Angelina Jolie’s husband began to rave. “Oh I love this boy,” he revealed.He is one of the best actors I have ever seen. He’s doing it all, man. Live like no one else, I have to tell you. I have been fortunate to work with many great actors. Is one of the best.“Apparently Shia LaBeouf made a lasting impression on Brad Pitt – positive!
After the many negative headlines, Shia LaBeouf is on the mend: He is receiving treatment for his alcohol problem at a rehab clinic and is now receiving support from within. It’s great that Brad Pitt looks beyond the antics and appreciates the talented actor behind all the scandals.Image Source: Photo by Rob Kim / Getty Images