Zoe Kravitz, daughter to two famous people – Lisa Bonet and Lenny Kravitz – is has definitely come into her own the past three years or so. Now with her own band, Lolawolf, several feature films coming up (including the sequel to the Divergent franchise, Insurgent, Zoe is finally letting her hair down and exposing herself in an interview from Complex magazine that will answer many questions about the starlet on the rise.
On battling eating disorders:
“I had a really hard time when I was 16, 17, 18. I started with the eating disorder in high school….” She trails off at this, and puts her hand to the side of her face, rubbing her right ear, and then dials back to the beginning of that thought: “Just [a hard time] loving myself.”
On being surrounded by beauty:
My mother’s a…beautiful woman, and I think, in some way, I felt intimidated by that sometimes. My dad dated a lot of supermodels.”‘
“And I don’t know, maybe it’s not because they thought I was talented—I wasn’t the most talented girl in the world when I was 15. It was because my parents were famous, and they were like, ‘Cool, maybe we can make money off of that.’ I know so many talented people that do the most amazing things but they need to work at a restaurant. I don’t. I can make all the art I want and get paid to do it—it’s fucking crazy. I’m so thankful for it.”