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Shia LaBeouf

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Shia LaBeoufShia Saide LaBeouf (born June 11, 1986) is an American actor and director who became known among younger audiences as Louis Stevens in the Disney Channel series Even Stevens. LaBeouf received a Young Artist Award nomination in 2001 and won a Daytime Emmy Award in 2003 for his role. He made his film debut in Holes (2003), based on the novel of the same name by Louis Sachar. In 2004, he made his directorial debut with the short film Let’s Love Hate and later directed a short film titled Maniac (2011), starring American rappers Cage and Kid Cudi.

 




1. IF I HAVE ENOUGH MONEY TO EAT I’M GOOD.

2. I’M NOT A STRIKINGLY HANDSOME GUY, BUT I’M IN MOVIES.

3. I WAS THE ONLY WHITE KID IN MY NEIGHBORHOOD FOR MOST OF MY YOUTH EVEN IN HIGH SCHOOL, SO REVERSE RACISM WAS JUST AS APPARENT AS RACISM.

4. I COME FROM DIVORCE. I’M ONLY DOING MARRIAGE ONCE. IT’S NOT A GAME FOR ME.

5. I WAS ALWAYS RAISED ON COWBOY FILMS, AND THEN WHEN I COULD START MAKING CHOICES ABOUT THE MOVIES I WANTED TO WATCH I FOUND MYSELF WANTING TO WATCH GANGSTER FILMS WHICH WERE SLIGHTLY MORE SOPHISTICATED THAN THE BASELINE STUFF THAT WAS IN WESTERNS.

6. WHEN YOU LOOK AT GOLF FILMS BEFORE US THEY’RE ALL – GARBAGE OR SATIRE. A LOT OF SPORTS FILMS TEND TO VILIFY THE OPPOSITION. WHERE THE OPPOSITION BECOMES THIS BIG ANGRY MONSTER, SO BIG YOU CAN’T BEAT HIM.

7. TO BE ABLE TO SIT IN DONALD TRUMP’S APARTMENT AND TALK ABOUT THE FUTURE OF CORPORATE REAL ESTATE WAS AMAZING.

8. I LIKE THE DARK, MYSTERIOUS, MAYBE EVEN GOTHIC TYPE GIRLS. THEY HAVE TO HAVE A GOOD PERSONALITY TOO! I’M VERY PICKY!

9. SOMETIMES I FEEL I’M LIVING A MEANINGLESS LIFE, AND I GET FRIGHTENED.

10. I’VE HAD TO DEAL WITH ALL DIFFERENT TYPES OF SITUATIONS – POSITIVE AND NEGATIVE AND EXTREMES OF BOTH.

11. I’VE SPENT MORE ON MY DODGER TICKETS THAT I DID ON MY CAR.

12. OLD AMERICANA VINTAGE GANGSTER STUFF HAS A FANTASTICAL FEEL; IT FEELS LESS DIRTY IN A WAY. IT FEELS LIKE THE OPERA OF CRIME.

13. I UNDERSTAND WHY MARRIAGES BREAK UP OVER GOLF. I CAN’T EVEN TALK ABOUT MY OWN HANDICAP BECAUSE IT’S TOO UPSETTING.

14. ADVERSITY HAS A WAY OF INTRODUCING A MAN TO HIMSELF.

15. YOU CAN’T BUY BACK YOUR RESPECT; YOU CAN’T BUY BACK YOUR CAREER. YOU ONLY GET ONE, SO I DON’T WANT TO MESS THAT UP.

16. ALL OF THE THINGS THAT HAVE HAPPENED IN MY LIFE HAVE BEEN SELF-PROPELLED. I CAN’T BLAME ANYBODY ELSE OR POINT A FINGER AT ANYBODY.

17. TO BE AN ACTOR, A TRUE ACTOR, YOU HAVE TO BE BROKENHEARTED.

18. MY MOM IS THE BACKBONE NOT JUST OF MY FAMILY BUT OF MANY FAMILIES.

19. I DON’T EVEN REALLY KNOW WHAT IT IS I DO FOR A LIVING – THE LEVEL OF INSECURITY IS VERY, VERY HIGH. YOU’RE MAKING A LOT OF MONEY, GETTING A LOT OF ACCOLADES AND POSITIVE CRITICISM FOR SOMETHING WHERE YOU DON’T EVEN KNOW WHAT YOU’RE DOING.

20. I FEEL LIKE I’M REALLY HONEST IN MY INTERVIEWS, TO A FAULT. I’VE LOST FRIENDS OVER IT. MAJOR FRIENDS. AND I’M HEARTBROKEN ABOUT THAT.

21. I GREW UP AROUND A LOT OF AGGRESSIVE GUYS. MY PARENTS USED TO TAKE ME TO AA MEETINGS WHEN I WAS VERY YOUNG. SO I KNOW AGGRESSION, I KNOW INSANITY.

22. MY DAD IS A MOTORCYCLE GUY, NOT SOME HOLLYWOOD DUDE.

23. ANIMATION HAS COMPLETELY CHANGED, AND I’VE ALWAYS BEEN A BIG FAN.

24. MY NEIGHBORHOOD WAS ROUGH, BUT I LIVE A GREAT LIFE NOW. I DON’T FIGHT THAT MUCH NOW. I DON’T LOOK FOR IT ANYWAY, BUT IF SOMEONE HITS YOUR MOTHER, WHETHER YOU’RE A STAR, AN ACCOUNTANT, OR AN ASTRONAUT OR ANYTHING… I MEAN IT’S YOUR MOTHER, SO I LOST MY MIND.

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