Ten fun facts about Shia LaBeouf

Fact 1
Shia LaBeouf is named after his grandfather who is also involved in the entertainment business as a comedian.

Fact 2
Regardless of his religious beliefs Shia chooses to celebrate both Christmas and Hanukkah.

Fact 3
Shia LaBeouf has stated that his favorite music includes “System of a Down,” “50 Cent,” “Eminem,” “Led Zeppelin,” and “D12.”

Fact 4
He attended Hamilton Academy of Music in Los Angeles, California. This is the same school that fellow actors Emile Hirsch, Kyla Pratt, and Cherish Lee attended.

Fact 5
He has stated on the “Late Show with David Letterman” that his name is roughly translated in Hebrew and French as “Praise God for Beef.”

Fact 6
Shia LaBeouf was once considered to play the part of Jimmy Olsen in the 2006 film “Superman Returns.”

Fact 7
His favorite movies are “Dumb and Dumber,” “American Beauty,” and “Saving Silverman.”

Fact 8
Shia LaBeouf is the co-owner and founder of an independent film company, Grassy Slope, along with his best friend and fellow actor Lorenzo Eduardo.

Fact 9
According to the actor, one of the most difficult times during his film career was when he only had a total of 48 hours off between shooting the 2007 film “Disturbia” and the 2007 film “Transformers.”

Fact 10
Starting off as a child star, he feels that the film where he transformed into an adult actor is “The Greatest Game Ever Played.”

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