Not much is known about Shia Labeouf’s big English bulldog named Brando. We do know he’s had him since the late 2000s and he’s missing his left eye. We imagine he’s named after the late legendary actor Marlon Brando. Shia seems to be good buddies with his bulldog, often seen walking him, sneaking him food and even carrying him.
Shia LaBeouf is an American actor and filmmaker who first won hearts as Louis Stevens on the Disney Channel series ‘Even Stevens.’ He has since developed an impressive filmography, ranging from blockbuster hits to independent cinema, illustrating a commitment to complex and challenging roles.
LaBeouf’s career in the film industry kickstarted with his endearing performance in the Disney Channel series ‘Even Stevens.’ However, it was his role as Sam Witwicky in the ‘Transformers’ franchise that truly propelled him into the limelight. He demonstrated his range as an actor in the critically acclaimed film ‘Disturbia,’ where he played a teenager under house arrest who begins to suspect his neighbor is a serial killer. His work in films like ‘Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps,’ ‘Lawless,’ and ‘The Peanut Butter Falcon.’
In his acting journey, LaBeouf has collaborated with an array of celebrated figures. On ‘Transformers,’ he worked with director Michael Bay and co-star Megan Fox, while his role in ‘Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull’ saw him share screen space with Harrison Ford and work under the direction of Steven Spielberg. In ‘Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps,’ he worked alongside Michael Douglas under the direction of Oliver Stone. ‘Lawless’ led to collaborations with Tom Hardy, Jessica Chastain, and Gary Oldman, while ‘Fury’ had him acting alongside Brad Pitt and Logan Lerman under David Ayer‘s direction. In the heartfelt ‘The Peanut Butter Falcon,’ he teamed up with newcomer Zack Gottsagen and actress Dakota Johnson.
Throughout his career, LaBeouf has earned several noteworthy distinctions. For his performance in ‘Even Stevens,’ he received a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Performer in a Children’s Series. Moreover, his role in ‘Transformers’ won him a Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Breakout Male. His powerful performance in ‘Honey Boy,’ a film he wrote and in which he portrayed a character based on his own father, earned him a Hollywood Film Award for Breakthrough Screenwriter.
He is also well known in the media for his personal life and controversies. He has been arrested several times, gotten into fights and accidents. He has also been accused of plagiarism several times. Most recently he has made headlines for an art installation protest of Donald Trump, which resulted in his arrest after an alleged assault.