“The internet seems to care a lot about that kind of stuff,” she said. “People are going to have preconceived ideas about you or how you got there, and I can definitely say that nothing is going to get you the part except for being right for the part. The internet cares a lot more about who your family is than the people who are casting you in things.”
At the same time, Lily-Rose is the first to admit that her parents’ public relationship resulted in an unconventional reality.
“I know my childhood didn’t look like everybody’s childhood, and it’s a very particular thing to deal with, but it’s also the only thing that I know,” she said. “It’s different experiencing it firsthand rather than by proxy. I guess it’s something that I’ve had to make my own way with.”