Posted: 10 February, 2014
Shia LaBeouf Steals Some More Stuff, Declares Brown Paper Bag The New Black
Walks the Red Carpet at Berlin film fest with a bag over his head, storms out of press conference after delivering some sweet stolen free verse.
Well, he's at it again.
Shia LaBeouf had retired from public life after it had been revealed (by internet newsite the AV Club among others) that he heavily plagiarised both his directorial debut and a graphic novel.
He stepped into the public eye in Berlin overnight to promote his new flick Nymphomanic (which was a hit at Sundance) and chose to make a fashion statement by wearing a brown paper bag over his head emblazoned with the words "I am not famous anymore." Clearly he didn't notice the cameras.
He turned it up a notch when he stormed out of the press conference after something that seemed cryptic:
Well, it seemed cryptic until it turned out he had actually lifted the quote directly from footballer Eric Cantona, who was barred from the sport for eight months for kicking a fan: