Ireland Baldwin in DuJour: Modeling is Much Harder Than I Anticipated

Posted Wednesday September 4, 2013 3:33 PM GMT

She's definitely enjoying her successful modeling career, but Ireland Baldwin can admit the profession is not as easy as it seems in the latest issue of DuJour magazine.

During her Q&A session with the publication, the 17-year-old stunner opened up about following in her famous parents' footsteps and reveals the downside of constantly being in the spotlight.

Check out a few highlights of Miss Baldwin's interview below. For more, be sure to visit DuJour!

On her career goals:
"My end goal is to act, write and direct... I grew up on my parents movie sets and so desperately wanted to be in their position. I would love to be in a comedy or remake of a classic movie."

On her struggles on the social media sites:
"I have received nasty e-mails, messages on Twitter and ridiculous comments not only about my size but my family."

On her modeling woes:
"[It's] much harder than I anticipated. It really takes a lot out of you. Though, it is really fun. And I never thought I would meet all these lovely people."

Photo Credit: Bruce Weber for DuJour

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