“Zola”, based on an infamous Twitter thread, is about people who use social media as an advertisement, but Keo prefers to use it to punctuate his own celebrity: although he’s hot. Has acted in a few films for Studio A24, Keough. came to her instagram last year All A24 films including “Uncut Gems,” “Spring Breakers” and “The Spectacular Now” failed to book.
The directors of those films sent Keough an apology, but the rejection didn’t bother him much at first. “I don’t care if I fail,” she said. “I have this attitude of, ‘Okay, then I’ll just do better.'” And besides, there were huge conundrums to expend that energy.
“I’ve lived my whole life in a sort of existential crisis,” he told me genuinely, tucking a strand of auspicious hair behind his ear. “The minute I got down to earth, I was like, ‘What am I doing here? Why is it normal for everyone to behave like this?'”
Of course, Keough’s childhood was far from normal: When she was about 5 years old, her mother, Lisa Marie Presley, separated from her musician father, Danny Keough, and married Michael Jackson. One parent provided access to money forts like Graceland and Neverland, while the other lived more modestly in trailer parks with mattresses on the floor.
Keough didn’t mind meeting his father; Once, she even told him, “When I grow up, I want to be poor like you.” She didn’t know how offensive her remarks were, but her split childhood with her brother, Benjamin, would come in handy in her 20s, when Keo worked as an actress: she used to play alongside regular people. had earned enough authenticity for the privilege of living one’s life without any worries.