Shia LaBeouf’s ex Margaret Qualley thanks FKA Twigs for talking out about alleged abuse


Actress Margaret Qualley has reached out to singer FKA twigs for speaking out about their common ex, Shia LaBeouf. (Photo: REUTERS/Danny Moloshok)

Actress Margaret Qualley has reached out to singer FKA twigs for talking out about their widespread ex, Shia LaBeouf. (Photo: REUTERS/Danny Moloshok)

About a month after her personal breakup with Shia LaBeouf, actress Margaret Qualley has confirmed her assist for FKA twigs for talking out about her allegedly abusive relationship with the actor.

Qualley posted the quilt photograph of FKA twigs’s cowl for the upcoming version of Elle journal, the place the 33-year-old singer opened up about her troubled relationship with the 34-year-old LaBeouf. The former couple began relationship in 2018.

“Thank you,” Qualley wrote for the put up’s caption.

The British singer, who was born Tahliah Debrett Barnett, filed a lawsuit towards LaBeouf final yr, claiming that the actor was “dangerous” and had a historical past of abusing ladies “both physically and mentally.” The lawsuit alleged that LaBeouf had choked her and threatened to crash a automotive they have been driving in collectively.

Qualley was relationship LaBeouf when information of the lawsuit surfaced and by early January, the 2 had break up up. While the 26-year-old actress has not stated that she skilled any abuse whereas relationship LaBeouf, her put up signifies that she believes the allegations towards him.

The put up has acquired nearly 43,000 likes in lower than 24 hours, with many followers thanking the actress for exhibiting solidarity. Qualley’s mom, Andie MacDowell, commented on her daughter’s put up, writing, “Precious girls. Beloved.”

Olivia Wilde, who fired LaBeouf from her upcoming film Don’t Worry Darling again in September, gave the impression to be exhibiting her assist in her personal refined means as properly, posting a photograph that the actress despatched her from Wake Up, a brief movie directed by Wilde which starred Qualley.

“I miss directing you, MQ. You’re a fierce and special one,” Wilde wrote because the caption.

The Elle interview sees FKA twigs crediting her surviving the connection to a “miracle.”

“I think it’s luck,” she informed the journal. “I honestly wish I could say that I found some strength and I saw this light. I wish I could say, ‘[It is] a testament to my strong character,’ or ‘It’s the way my mother raised me.’ It’s none of that. It’s pure luck that I’m not in that situation anymore,” she stated, including that recovering from their relationship has “been the hardest thing I’ve ever tried to do. It’s very fresh, for me, obviously. I know [this journey] is not going to be perfect. But I hope if I can make little steps, and people can see me taking my life back, it will inspire them.”

LaBeouf initially responded to her claims by issuing an announcement to the New York Times the place he apologized and admitted that he had been “abusive to myself and everyone around me for years” whereas sustaining that many allegations have been “not true.” Twigs stated that the apology was an instance of the kind of “gaslighting” she skilled throughout their relationship.

“It reminds me of some of the gaslighting I experienced when I was with him,” she informed CBS’s Gayle King final week. “This taking some of the blame, but not all of it, and then denying it.”

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