- Shia LaBeouf: biography
- Cinema as a way to survive
- First big roles
- Famous partners
- Shia LaBeouf: filmography replenished
- Work is work, and personal life is no less important
- Longest relationships
Actor Shia LaBeouf is one of the most ambitious and charismatic people in modern cinema. The young American Jew managed to achieve impressive results in films in such a short period of time - he is only 29 years old.
But most of all, the film "Transformers" was remembered by everyone, where one of the main roles was played by Shia LaBeouf. The filmography of the actor already includes several dozen famous and sensational paintings. We will talk about this in the review.
Shia LaBeouf: biography
Shia LaBeouf was born in 1986, June 11, in the American city of angels Los Angeles, in a family of circus actors: Shia's father was a clown, and his mother was a dancer-gymnast. Clownery haunted the boy from birth, take at least his first and last name: LaBeouf is a surname that comes from a French word meaning beef chop, and Shaya is a Hebrew name that translates from Hebrew as "God's gift." The father of the young talent was often applied to the bottle. Alcohol soon became an addiction that destroyed the family. No matter how hard the father tried to stop drinking, he even attended meetings of anonymous alcoholics, to which, by the way, he often took his son, but to quit drinking athe did not succeed. At the age of 10, little Shia was left without a father.
Cinema as a way to survive
Shia and her mother lived in the poorest area of Los Angeles. Mother worked as a jewelry seller, for which she received pennies, she could not count on the help of her father. Shia started working at a very early age: he advertised and sold corn flakes, starred in short student films. The debut as a movie actor took place in the late 90s, namely in 1999, in the world-famous television series The X-Files, when a young thirteen-year-old LaBeouf played the role of a boy who urgently needed an operation. He liked acting in films more than participating in commercials. It was then that he decided to become an actor, continuing to storm roles in TV shows and movies.
First big roles
Everyone has seen at least one movie starring Shia LaBeouf. The filmography of the actor is a list that includes several dozen famous films. Since 2003, when he made his debut in the big movie Treasure, where Sigourney Weaver played the main role, the talented American Jew won the sympathy of the audience "by leaps and bounds." The real triumph of the actor took place a year later. Then the seventeen-year-old LaBeouf played in the Disney film "Triumph" a young talented golfer who managed to defeat the eminent champions of a real gentleman's game. The film was an unprecedented success, which was successfully reflected in LaBeouf's fees. By the way, yearlater, at the age of eighteen, the young man bought a house.
After several successful roles, a slightly different period came, in which the secondary roles played by Shia LaBeouf mainly dominated. The actor's filmography has replenished, albeit episodic, but vivid and memorable roles in the tapes "I, Robot" with Will Smith, "Constantine" with Keanu Reeves, "Charlie's Angels 2" with a whole galaxy of famous actresses.
2007 brought the actor the lead role in Paranoia, based on Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window. This role raised the popularity of the actor by several steps. From that moment, one might say, a "new star" appeared - Shia LaBeouf. Films with his participation enjoyed increasing popularity.
However, he received a real sensation and worldwide fame thanks to his collaboration with Michael Bay on his "Transformers". The box-office hit instantly turned the young man into a world star: still, the teenager easily walks around with the beautiful Megan Fox, and even participates in the war of people and machines.
Shia LaBeouf: filmography replenished
After "Transformers" many famous directors began to invite him. So, the young star got a role in the popular adventure film "Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull", which also contributed to the increased demand for the actor in many world films. The continuation of "Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen", released in 2009, only strengthened the position of the novice actor. Directorsbegan to want Shia LaBeouf to play the roles in their films. Movies have become even more successful.
After some time, the main role in the film "Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps" followed. In this film, which tells about the crisis in America, Shia LaBeouf became the partner of Michael Douglas, whose photo is presented in our review.
In 2011, the actor had to simultaneously play in the third "Transformers" and prepare for filming in the film "The Drunkest District in the World." By the way, LaBeouf was the first person the director of the film approved for the role. In 2012, the tape participated in the Cannes Film Festival, where it was nominated for the Palme d'Or. This drew even more attention to an actor like Shia. Filmography is replenished with new roles. The actor continues to actively act in films, often participating in two films at the same time. But according to the actor himself, it does not tire him. In an interview with one of the famous magazines, he once said that if he had not become an actor, he would most likely have connected his life with the underworld.
Work is work, and personal life is no less important
Interesting appearance, charisma, talent, intelligence and unprecedented success - all this is Shia LaBeouf. The personal life of the actor has become the subject of discussion. A lot of outrageous facts also contribute to increased attention. Perhaps a stormy scandalous childhood still affects the world star - Shia constantly gets into funny situations: arrests, accidents, alcohol, and so on. For example, in 2008, LaBeouf was accused of driving while intoxicated.form and lost his driver's license. The fact is that Shia provoked an accident in which he himself suffered - he injured his hand. Perhaps, thanks to the recklessness of the actor, his novels are always eccentric, in full view and only with world celebrities. Among the chosen ones of LaBeouf are bright Hollywood stars: Carey Mulligin, Megan Fox. By the way, for quite a long time, LaBeouf and Fox tried to convict in connection, however, apart from joint photos and infrequent meetings, the world failed to provide evidence. What is the famous date with Rihanna, which gave rise to rumors of another romance.
One of those lucky enough to be Shia's girlfriend was Carolyn Fo. The actor was often seen with her, and not only on walks, but also at official events. But, unfortunately, the fairy tale is over. After that, the bachelor Shia LaBeouf again appeared before the joyful thousands of fans. The actor's personal life has again attracted attention.
Many reviewers believe that, moving at this pace, he will soon become one of the most famous young actors in Hollywood. Perhaps the future of world cinema lies with such actors as Shia LaBeouf. A photo of a wonderful performer of many leading roles adorns not only the posters of premiere films, but also the covers of the most popular men's magazines. After all, from the teenager that the audience once saw him for the first time, he turned into a handsome and brutal man, attracting the attention of many women.