A video of actor
Shia LaBeouf using a gay slur appeared on YouTube
The clip shows
LaBeouf and a friend partaking in a slapping contest. The
actor uses the slur in order to entice his friend to hit him
The video has
since been removed from YouTube.
videotape that is currently being circulated is several
years old and captures Shia playing a game among
friends in which he uses a derogatory word toward a
friend,” LaBeouf’s rep told E! Online.
“He regrets having used the word in any
capacity and is very embarrassed that this footage is
being seen by anyone.” (The