Shia LaBeouf drops out of Orphans Broadway debut

Friday, 22 February 2013 - 13:53



Transformers star Shia LaBeouf has pulled out of his forthcoming Broadway debut in Lyle Kessler's play Orphans.

The actor was due to appear opposite Alec Baldwin and Tom Sturridge when previews begin on 19th March.

Producers have cited "creative differences" as the reason and LaBeouf has since posted emails suggesting he and 30 Rock's Baldwin did not get on.

Set in Philadelphia, the story depicts two orphaned brothers who kidnap a wealthy man, played by Baldwin.