She has recently made a small dent in the modelling world after signing with leading international agency IMG. And
despite being introduced to the cut throat world of high fashion,
Ireland Baldwin insists that she will not succumb to the pressures of
being thin. The teen
daughter of 30 Rock star Alec Baldwin and actress Kim Basinger says that
she wants to rather maintain a more realistic size.
'I want to be an inspirational model,' she told People magazine in a recent interview. 'I want people to look at me and say, "Wow, she looks healthy."' Since
'I want to be an inspirational model': Alec
Baldwin's daughter Ireland tweeted this photo of herself posing in
People magazine on Wednesday
her rise to fame, the 17-year-old has received more than her share of
negative feedback online, both as collateral damage due to her
notoriously short-tempered father and her own ventures into the
Goofing around: She also showed off her goofy side by posting some videos on the website, Vine
Damsel in distress: She is seen playing a damsel
in distress, writhing around in the sand and pretending that she needs a
lifeguard to save her
have received nasty e-mails, messages on Twitter and ridiculous comments
not only about my size but my family,' Ireland told People magazine. At the end of last month the ridicule saw the blonde teen post an open letter on her Tumblr account. 'I
understand that I am not a size .008. What I don't fully understand is,
what is the good in commenting on a photo of a 17-year-old girl calling
her fat, ugly, etc?,' she wrote. 'I didn't expect it. It was really surprising to see how negative people can be towards someone they don’t even know.'
Lighthearted: Ireland's social networking shows that she doesn't take herself too seriously
Beach babe more likely: Ireland snapped another
playful picture of herself in cut-off shorts and sweat shirt that said
first caught headlines after a leaked voicemail from her father Alec
referred to her as a 'rude, thoughtless little pig,' in 2007.In
her interview with People, she addressed her apparent 'tumultuous'
relationship with Alec, saying that the pair are now very close. 'People make it out to be so dramatic. My dad and I are very tight-knit, despite what people may think,' she said.
These days Ireland says that both her mother and her father are working on being friends again. 'My
Rising star: Ireland recently made a small dent
in the modelling world after signing with leading international model
parents always manage to work things out,' she says. '...my parents can
have each other over for Thanksgiving just to make me happy.' One
thing that is for sure is that Ireland is looking forward to becoming a
big sister, as her stepmother Hilaria Thomas prepares for the birth of
her daughter with Alec.
Close: In her interview with People, she
addressed her apparent 'tumultuous' relationship with Alec, saying that
the pair are now very close
have always wanted a sibling! I'm so excited to meet my sister. I want
her to know that I'm here for her whenever she needs,' she says.'I love Hilaria. She saved my dad, getting him in amazing shape. And she brought him out of a bad place of being lonely.'Meanwhile, Ireland has also showed off her goofy side by posting some videos on the website, Vine. She is seen playing a damsel in distress, writhing around in the sand and pretending that she needs a lifeguard to save her. In the clips, Ireland is joined by a friend and wears a pair of black workout leggings and a cropped white tank top.
'I love her': Ireland credits her stepmother Hilaria Thomas for bringing her father Alec 'out of a bad place of being lonely'
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