Despite remaining out of the spotlight during her childhood, Heidi Klum‘s has finally begun showing off her good-genes via

As OK! previously reported, the American-German supermodel’s 16-year-old daughter has taken interest in following in her mama’s footsteps, specifically in the fashion world, but previously refused to reveal her to the public!

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While Leni’s parents, , 47, and Seal, 57, used to turn down modeling gigs for the young beauty, they finally decided that “she’s old enough now” to have a go at a real career.

“She’s driving a car now, she’s 16, so I figured if you can do that, you can also model now if this is what you wish to do,” the mother-of-four explained. “Who knows, maybe in five years when I’m not hosting the show anymore maybe it’s going to be like Germany’s Next Top Model by Leni Klum instead of Heidi Klum. Who knows.”

SEAL THINKS HIS EX-WIFE HEIDI KLUM HAS A ‘SECRET AGENDA’ TO THE KIDS AWAY TO GERMANY

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