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Shia LaBeouf Finished Marathon by Listening to Monks' Chanting

April 3, 2010 (6:36 am) GMT
Being able to finish Los Angeles marathon on March 21 in four hours and 35 minutes, U.S. tabloid Star reports that the 'Transformers' star completed the race by listening to Tibetan monks' chanting.
Shia LaBeouf

Running the Los Angeles marathon was a religious experience for actor - he finished the race by listening to chanting by Tibetan monks. The "" star was among 25,000 runners who took to the city's streets for the 26.2 mile (42.2 kilometer) race on March 21.

According to U.S. tabloid Star, "(LaBeouf's) trainer suggested he try it because it helps regulate his breathing". And the trick worked - LaBeouf finished the race in a very creditable four hours and 35 minutes.

His monk chanting aside, Shia LaBeouf recently revealed that he wants to tackle grittier roles in movies. During a recent interview with FHM, the boyfriend of said, "I don't know if I'm interested in the blockbuster whimsical stuff any more." He added, "I want to be a little ballsier; balls, blood and death, kind of thing... Not outrageously so, just something a little grittier, with a little more meat to chew on."

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