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Meghan continued, "At some point talent and grit comes into play but let's stop acting like this is in anyway a rational burden that people know who [our] parents are—you sound like assholes."
In 2022, debate on the role nepotism plays in paving the path to a star's success increased. Vulture's Dec. 19 article "How The Neo Baby Was Born" went viral, while TikTokers have produced thousands of videos dissecting celebrity family trees, often accusing those who found fame of riding the coattails of their A-List relatives.
"I try not to let it get to me because I obviously understand that I'm in such a lucky position," the 25-year-old told Net-a-Porter in September. "A lot of people [in a similar position] have proven themselves over the years, so I've got to keep going and make good work.
The Euphoria star added, "It's so early in my career, I don't have much to show yet, but hopefully one day I'll be really proud of the stuff I've done by myself."
"Obviously it's not fair that people who come from famous families are getting a leg up because of that but guess what? Life isn't fair," the 24-year-old model tweeted on Dec. 21. "If you put your mind to something you can accomplish anything So instead of being negative about other peoples success go and try and create your own!"
The mom-of-three continued in the Dec. 24 interview, "I look at my kids and we're a storytelling family. It's definitely in our blood. People can call it whatever they want, but it's not going to change it."