News Tech: Shia LaBeouf is opening up about his career low point and how he contemplated suicide during that dark time.
Shia was also fired from the movie Don’t Worry Darling by director Olivia Wilde.
The 36-year-old actor faced some legal trouble in recent years after being involved in car crashes, an emotional outburst at a Broadway show, and a lawsuit for sexual battery and assault that was filed by his ex FKA twigs.
what he said in the interview…
“But I was also in this deep desire to hold on,” he added. Shia then talked about engaging with Catholicism while preparing for his role in the movie Padre Pio.
“I know now that God was using my ego to draw me to Him. Drawing me away from worldly desires. It was all happening simultaneously. But there would have been no impetus for me to get in my car, drive up [to the monastery] if I didn’t think, ‘Oh, I’m gonna save my career,’” he said. Shia also talked about method acting.