Shia LaBeouf has announced that his mother Shayna Saide died last month while he was enmeshed in drama surrounding the Olivia Wilde movie Don’t Worry Darling.The actor, 36, speaking via email Thursday with The Hollywood Reporter, confirmed the death of Saide at the age of 80 at a hospital in Los Angeles, on August 27 as he was at her bedside at the moment she passed away.The timing of Saide's death came as LaBeouf was responding to allegations by Wilde that he was fired from her new film.
The latest: Shia LaBeouf, 36, said that his mother Shayna Saide died last month as he was enmeshed in drama surrounding the Olivia Wilde movie Don’t Worry DarlingOn Thursday, in response to Wilde's claims in a Vanity Fair piece that LaBeouf had a 'combative energy' and that his methods were 'not conducive to the ethos' she had hoped for, he told THR, 'It is what it is - every blessing to her and her film.'LaBeouf recalled the sad moments leading to his mother's passing, saying that she 'was full of fear in her last moments,' as she was 'frantic' and 'asking the doctor what this tube was and what that machine did.' The actor said his late mother 'was deeply interested in God and spirituality her whole life, but she didn’t know him,' and her 'greatest gift' to him 'was to promote, in her dying, the necessity of a relationship with God.'He said: 'Not an interest, not just a belief, but a relationship built on proof as tangible as a hug.
Her last gift to me was the ultimate persuasion for faith. She was a good girl. She was loved by many and known by too few. God bless you, Momma.' Memories: LaBeouf and his mother were seen at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah in January of 2019 War of words: Olivia Wilde (seen in Utah in.Read more on dailymail.co.uk