Movie Article

A Tale of Two Talents

Comparing Shia LaBeouf and Linsday Lohan -- The actors once had plenty in common...not anymore

DATE OF BIRTH
Shia: June 11, 1986
Lindsay: July 2, 1986

FIRST JOB
Shia: Clown, age 2
Lindsay:Model, age 3

DISNEY DEBUT
Shia: TV's Even Stevens, 2000
Lindsay: The Parent Trap, 1998

LAST THREE FILMS (GROSS)
Shia: $423.8 million
Lindsay:$34.1 million

WORE AN ANKLE BRACELET...
Shia: ...in reel life (to play a parolee in Disturbia)
Lindsay:...in real life (to prove her sobriety while partying)

ON PARTYING
Shia: ''If I go to a club and get my picture in the press, then I am that young Hollywood a-hole.'' (EW, 2007)
Lindsay:''I'm 20 years old. Is it a crime to go dancing with your friends?'' (Oprah, 2006)

RECENTLY NAMED
Shia: ShoWest Male Star of Tomorrow
Lindsay:L.A. County Case #BC372753

Originally posted Aug 03, 2007 Published in issue #947 Aug 10, 2007 Order article reprints