Cindy Crawford is so ‘proud’ of daughter Kaia Gerber for going after her acting dreams

Her daughter Kaia Gerber made her acting debut as Ruby in the American Horror Stories series this year.

And supermodel Cindy Crawford opened up about her daughter’s acting career while on Ellen Pompeo’s new podcast Tell Me With Ellen Pompeo.

The 55-year-old runway icon said of her daughter: ‘I’m proud of her because I guess in that way she is more confident than I was at that age.’ 

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The latest: Her daughter Kaia Gerber made her acting debut as Ruby in the American Horror Stories series this year. And supermodel Cindy Crawford opened up about her daughter’s acting career while on Ellen Pompeo’s new podcast Tell Me With Ellen Pompeo

Cindy, who is mom to Kaia, 20, and 22-year-old Presley, explained that when she was in high school, she too had acting aspirations.

‘There were certainly things like even in high school I sort of wanted to go out for, [like] the school play. ‘

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‘None of my friends were and I didn’t know if I’d be good at it, so I didn’t do it,’ Cindy said.

Adding: ‘Whereas [Kaia] did all that in elementary school and middle school and high school.’ 

Starring: The 55-year-old runway icon said of her daughter: ‘I’m proud of her because I guess in that way she is more confident than I was at that age;’ seen in American Horror Stories

The icon said that after the COVID -19 pandemic, and everyone was in lockdown and not traveling, Kaia refocused her energy on acting.

Cindy explained: ‘She wasn’t traveling and wasn’t modeling because there were no shoots anywhere. She started auditioning and taking online acting classes. She had taken some acting stuff before.’

She got a role in American Horror Story’s tenth season; she was cast in March 2021.

Insight: Cindy with Ellen Pompeo; she spoke about her daughter’s acting career while on Ellen Pompeo’s new podcast Tell Me With Ellen Pompeo.

The daughter-mom duo: Cindy explained: ‘She wasn’t traveling and wasn’t modeling because there were no shoots anywhere. She started auditioning and taking online acting classes. She had taken some acting stuff before;’ seen December 10, 2018

Kaia was featured in two episodes in American Horror Stories  as Ruby and four episodes as Kendall Car in American Horror Story.

She also stars in the short film The Palisades; the release date is unknown but it will be about female friendship.

Kaia stars alongside Taylor Cooper and Esther McGregor, directed by Carissa Gallo.

In character: Kaia was featured in two episodes in American Horror Stories and AHS: Double Feature

Coming soon: She also stars in the short film The Palisades; the release date is unknow but it will be about female friendship

Star: Kaia stars alongside Taylor Cooper and Esther McGregor, directed by Carissa Gallo

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  • ‎Tell Me with Ellen Pompeo on Apple Podcasts