He is the son of Oasis star Liam Gallagher and actress Patsy Kensit.
But 22-year-old Lennon Gallagher insisted he “doesn’t want to go down the celebrity route”.
Speaking to MailOnline, the model and musician touched on her dislike about the ‘super tech-oriented era’ we live in: ‘You are discovered everywhere online. There is no real privacy. It’s kind of paranoia-inducing.’
No thanks: He is the son of Oasis star Liam Gallagher and actress Patsy Kensit. But Lennon Gallagher, 22, insists he ‘doesn’t want to go down the celebrity route’
No secrecy: Speaking to MailOnline, the model and musician touched on her dislike about the ‘super tech-oriented era’ we live in, noting: ‘You are searched everywhere online’
Speaking about his band Atmation, Lennon revealed that he and his fellow bandmates “talked about growing up in today’s tech-heavy world” which made him realize: I don’t need to show what I am. doing it all the time.’
Lennon pointed to the fact that despite having 139,000 Instagram followers, he has ‘zero posts’.
The rising star explained: ‘Everyone is always posting on this. You are always watching what your friends are doing, where they are going and who they are with.’
He continued: ‘I don’t like it. If you go to my Instagram account I have zero posts.’
Like father, like son: The resemblance between Lennon and his father Liam is uncanny (Picture left: Patsy and Lennon in 2016, Right: Liam and Patsy in 1997
Lennon – who has graced Italian Vogue and appeared at London Fashion Week – also spoke candidly about the modeling world and admitted it can be ‘difficult at times’.
Lennon was first scouted at the age of 16 while walking down Brick Lane.
He explained: ‘I was walking in Brick Lane, and I was like 16. I just got an army jacket and I was walking away from the store, this lady pulled me over and was like, ‘You have to be a model, take this card. We have a shoot in Africa, you should do it.
Noting that the situation seemed ‘sketchy’, Lennon continued: ‘I didn’t shoot because it looked really sketchy, so I told my mother and she was like, ‘If you want to get into it. If you want, then I know something people”.
Pictured: Lennon (left) is pictured with his father Liam, sister Molly and brother Jean in 2019
Lennon candidly explained how to reach out to his agent if he felt unsure about a shoot or casting call.
He said, “It is always very difficult to put myself in there for the casting and stuff and put myself out there.
‘And then there are hundreds of people who probably look just like you, make you look very different, and like everyone else is going in and out, and you’re like, ‘I’m not going to get this! ” ‘
Lennon admits: You get a little insecure, before noting the importance of asking for help, I can’t lie.
Doting Mother: Lennon (right) reveals that her mother Patsy (center) offered to help her with her modeling career (pictured in 2019)
‘In terms of being in the studio, if there’s something you don’t like you can always call your agent and they’re always ready to help you out.
‘They will always try to help you to the best of their ability. you’re not alone. You should never feel like you should be pushed into something you don’t want to do.’
Despite his vulnerability in front of the cameras, Lennon – named after his father’s favorite member of The Beatles – was a natural as Paul Smith rocked several poses for his latest photoshoot.
Citing his lyrical influences such as Charles Bukowski and William Burroughs, Lennon insisted that he “didn’t really think to take it to another level” when he joined a band as a teenager.
Band: Speaking about his band Atmation (pictured) Lennon revealed that he and his fellow bandmates ‘talked about growing up in today’s tech-heavy world’
He explained: ‘I play the guitar. I didn’t really think of taking it to another level like joining a band or forming a band and I mean I was just bored when I was a teenager.