Monday, June 11, 2007
Shia LaBeouf doesn't want to end up like Lindsay Lohan. The
20-year-old actor prefers to stay out of the Hollywood limelight
because he wants to be remembered as a great actor - not just a
"celebrity" like other young stars.
He told the USA Today newspaper: "I don't go to clubs and you
won't see me out partying. I want a career like Humphrey Bogart,
Charlie Chaplin, Nicholas Cage and Sean Penn, not like Lindsay
Lohan. She's a talented actress but has made some scary decisions.
If I'm perceived as someone like that, I'm going to be screwed
trying to give a Michael Caine performance. "Being seen just as a
celebrity can be as bad as having your movie tank. I want to have a
career that's different from some of the people of my
LaBeouf says his priority is to focus on landing big film roles
and prove he can play a wide range of characters. He said: "If the
industry takes you lightly because you're always partying, then
they will take your work lightly as well." LaBeouf's latest project
sees him voicing the character of hot-shot surfer penguin, Cody
Maverick in Surf's Up. He will also star in one of the
summer's most-anticipated films, 'Transformers' and recently landed
a role in 'Indiana Jones IV'.
Jamie Bell heartbroken Pirates of the Caribbean-4 soon!