Margaret Qualley shared a message of help for FKA Twigs on Instagram on Saturday, February 20, amid the singer’s allegations of abuse towards their mutual ex-boyfriend, Shia LaBeouf.
“Thank you,” the Once Upon a Time in America actress, 26, captioned a photo of the “Cellophane” songstress on the cover of the March difficulty of Elle journal.
In the cover story, the 33-year-old (actual title Tahliah Debrett Barnett) opens up about her relationship with LaBeouf, 34, saying, “It’s a miracle I came out alive.”
Twigs, who filed a lawsuit in December alleging her Honey Boy costar bodily, emotionally and verbally abused her throughout their year-long relationship, went into element a few Valentine’s Day 2019 trip after they traveled collectively to a lodge spa. She claimed that she woke as much as discover LaBeouf on prime of her together with his fingers round her neck, strangling her. “I’ve woken up to him strangling me multiple times. I’ve not been able to breathe at his hands,” she advised the journal, alleging it wasn’t the one time it occurred.
After the Valentine’s Day weekend, she began seeing a therapist. “At that point, I had pretty severe PTSD. I was a mess,” Twigs mentioned, explaining that she started packing to flee from their rental however he arrived dwelling unexpectedly and bodily intimidated her into staying.
The British star, who dated the Even Stevens alum from mid-2018 to May 2019, advised Elle that the actor “had a gun by the side of the bed and was erratic” throughout their relationship, which made her scared to stand up in the course of the night time to make use of the toilet in concern that he may shoot her.
At one level, Twigs despatched a pic of the gun to her supervisor. “I thought to myself, ‘If he shoots me, and then if there is some sort of investigation, they will put the pieces together. I need to leave little clues,’” she mentioned.
LaBeouf beforehand addressed her lawsuit in an announcement to The New York Times, saying that “many of the allegations are not true,” however including that he accepted “accountability” for his errors and revealing that he’s in a 12-step program and remedy.
His lawyer, Shawn Holley, later advised Variety that the Transformers star was planning to hunt therapy.
“Shia needs help and he knows that,” Holley mentioned in December. “We are actively seeking the kind of meaningful, intensive, long-term inpatient treatment that he desperately needs.”
LaBeouf was noticed kissing Qualley at LAX airport per week after Twigs filed her lawsuit in December. The PDA got here two months after the pair stripped bare and romped on a mattress within the NSFW music video for Qualley’s sister Rainey‘s music video for “Love Me Like You Hate Me.
Less than three weeks after their make-out session, a supply confirmed to Us Weekly that the pair had break up on January 2.
If you or anybody you recognize has been sexually abused, name the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-656-HOPE (4673). A skilled employees member will present confidential, judgment-free help in addition to native resources to help in therapeutic, recovering and extra.
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