Shia LaBeouf Exits Upcoming Comedy "Rock the Kasbah"

Posted Friday March 28, 2014 1:58 AM GMT

He's been making plenty of shocking moves recently to stay out of the spotlight, and now Shia LaBeouf has reportedly pulled out of the upcoming comedy, "Rock the Kasbah."

According to The Hollywood Reporter, reasons for the 27-year-old actor's departure are unclear at this time, but it is said to have been an amicable decision.

LaBeouf was originally slated to play a supporting role alongside Danny McBride as part of a military duo. Kate Hudson, Billy Murray and Bruce Willis are also set to star.

The Barry Levinson-directed flick is officially described as follows: "A washed-up music producer finds one last shot at redemption with a golden-voiced young girl in Afghanistan. However, when jealousy gets the better of a disgruntled ex-boyfriend, he decides to oppose the young star with talent of his own."

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