Shia LaBeouf Gets Real About Fame, 'F*cking' Steven Spielberg, & The ONLY Early Movie Of His That He Likes! Read The Candid Interview!
But unfortunately after working with the iconic director, the American Honey star's experience didn't meet his expectations!
In a new interview with Variety, the 30-year-old opened up about his tumultuous past with fame, substance abuse, and his early work — which apparently, wasn't as satisfying as he hoped it was.
Originally wanting roles like Macaulay Culkin's in the Home Alone franchise, the actor revealed he always wanted to work with the Jurassic Park director, telling the mag:
"I grew up with this idea, if you got to Spielberg, that's where it is. I'm not talking about fame, and I'm not talking about money."
But after his dreams became reality, LaBeouf found that Spielberg's rigorous filming schedule made him seem like "less of a director than he is a f*cking company." He explained: