Shia's wardrobe included a striped t-shirt. The upcoming biopic is loosely based on his life. Honey Boy premiered during Sundance Film Festival back in January. LaBeouf plays a character that is “a version of his own father, an ex-rodeo clown and a felon.” Also starring in the film are Lucas Hedges (Lady Bird, Mid90s), Noah Jupe (A Quiet Place), and FKA twigs. FKA Twigs came on board the project after an initial read of the script kept her up all night. Growing up in a motel, a young LaBoeuf paid his alcoholic father to drive him to auditions, as the pair eked out a hardscrabble and insecure life together. twigs will portray a “neighbor and kindred spirit“ character in the film. And Shia LaBeouf was spotted on the set of Honey Boy alongside FKA Twigs on Friday in Los Angeles. But it’s Jupe and LaBeouf who truly carry Honey Boy : their conflicting chemistry introduces so much colourful pain to the film. “I’d known Alma maybe two years before she sent me the script for Honey Boy”, Twigs said. FKA Twigs came on board the project after an initial read of the script kept her up all night. Launch dates for broadcast, cable and streaming programs, Up-to-date lists for broadcast, cable and streaming series, Pandemic-proof vs. pandemic-contingent broadcast lineups, Signup for Breaking News Alerts & Newsletters, Get our latest storiesin the feed of your favorite networks. He was barefoot for the scene that included a yellow Ford pickup. Prince Andrew, the oligarchs and a new bombshell for Joe Biden: GUY ADAMS uncovers Hunter's links to a suspect regime (and the Duke of York) just how much damage can he cause? FKA Twigs, former partner to Twilight's Robert Pattinson, also had a scene on Friday. And Honey Boy is an addiction story—something of a rite of passage ... scene after scene. Honey Boy is an upcoming feature film directed by Alma Har’el and written by Shia LaBeouf, based upon the actor’s own experiences growing up as a child actor. Jeffrey Craig LaBeouf was convicted of attempted rape in the early 1980s, and has since dealt with a slew of personal issues. Watch FKA twigs and Shia LaBeouf in the Trailer for New Movie Honey Boy. “It turned out both of our fathers were very funny, loving alcoholics that also endured a lot of pain and as a result brought us up in different ways,” Har’el said at Deadline’s Sundance Studio. Published: 12:41 EDT, 16 June 2018 | Updated: 13:18 EDT, 16 June 2018. 5. “It was maybe two o’clock in the morning, and I thought to myself, ‘I’m just going to read maybe ten pages, and then I’ll pick it up in a couple of days.’ At 5.30am I’m still reading it, and in it, and I was just so inspired by the writing.”. Prince Andrew, the oligarchs and a new bombshell for Joe Biden: America's convulsed over pictures of the... Donald Trump jokes at packed Georgia rally that he 'will leave the country' if he doesn't win the election... 'We want Hope!' ', Former White House Chief of Staff John Kelly says Donald Trump is the 'most flawed person' he's ever met and the 'depth of his dishonesty is just astounding'. All Rights reserved. “I’d known Alma maybe two years before she sent me the script for Honey Boy”, Twigs said. Then, after LeBoeuf was arrested in 2017, he sent her an email from rehab containing a script that “just blew my mind” she said. Shia LaBeouf was spotted on set of Honey Boy alongside FKA Twigs on Friday in Los Angeles. When Shia LaBoeuf was court-ordered to attend rehab following his 2017 arrest, he emerged having written a script that seemed like the stuff of fiction, only it wasn’t. The 30-year-old recording artist was scantily clad in a pink crop top and blue velvet mini-shorts. The upcoming biopic is loosely based on his life. Pop Changeling FKA Twigs Models the Season’s Most Romantic Couture ... became involved in an underground performance-art cabaret scene. The upcoming film was titled after LaBeouf's childhood nickname. Send us a tip using our annonymous form. According to IMDB, the story will follow a young Shia as he attempts to mend his relationship with his alcoholic and criminal father. August 8, 2019. Pitchfork. Honey Boy: The upcoming film was titled after LaBeouf's childhood nickname. The Transformers vet was seen acting alongside Noah Jupe and Clifton Collins Jr. Noah, 13, was cast to play a young LaBeouf. Upcoming biopic: Shia LaBeouf, who is playing the role of his own father Jeffrey Craig LaBeouf, was spotted on the set of Honey Boy on Friday in Los Angeles. Shia was later seen wearing jeans and a raunchy t-shirt. Growing up in a motel, a young LaBoeuf paid his alcoholic father to drive him to auditions, as the pair eked out a hardscrabble and insecure life together. Reblog. Leading lady: FKA Twigs also had a scene on Friday. Watch a new trailer below. The 32-year-old actor, who is playing the role of his own father Jeffrey Craig LaBeouf, looked giddy as he donned glasses, a wig, and a blue bandana. He was barefoot as he walked through a parking lot with hamburger buns in hand. The Deadline Studio is presented by Hyundai. Shia LaBeouf looks unrecognisable as he transforms into his... Shia LaBeouf shows off prosthetic belly and balding head as... Shia LaBeouf clowns around on the Honey Boy set as his dad... Shia LaBeouf steps out with head freshly shaved and wearing... 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