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familiar faces Talented celebrity kids Phoebe Dynevor, Missy Keating and Elijah Hewson among new rising stars

Meet the fresh batch of ridiculously talented 20-something superstars making their name in the same world as their famous parents.

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Bono's son Eljijah.

Bono's son Eljijah.

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A NEW generation of stars are coming through who all have one thing in common - apart from the obvious X factor -and that is they are all following in the footsteps of a parent.

Phoebe Dynevor is the latest big name to tread the boards and the apple doesn't fall far from the tree as the Bridgerton actress's mum is none other than Coronation Street's Sally.

Of course, famous family members are nothing new. Angelina Jolie, Colin Hanks, Rumer Willis, Dakota Johnson and Michael Douglas all got ahead in the cut-throat world of acting thanks to the legacy of their parents.

Here is a list of the latest young pretenders to the throne.

Bono and Elijah Hewson

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Bono's son Eljijah.

Bono's son Eljijah.

Bono's son Eljijah.

Fronting a four-piece rock band from Dublin isn't exactly everyone's dream, but when daddy is Bono you can be excused for setting your sights high. Elijah Hewson is one quarter of Inhaler (four brilliant musicians who all met in school, sound familiar?), who are currently working their way through the charts and gathering critical acclaim both in Ireland and the UK thanks to catchy hits like Ice Cream Sundae and My Honest Face.

Sally and Phoebe Dynevor

Sally joined the world's longest running soap as her namesake in 1986, which was a whole decade before she gave birth to Phoebe.

The young actress got a taste for her mum's profession when she landed a role on BBC school drama Waterloo Road at the tender age of 14 and later went on to appear in Prisoners' Wives.

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Sally and Phoebe Dynevor

Sally and Phoebe Dynevor

Sally and Phoebe Dynevor

However, she went under the radar for another 10 years before landing the lead role in one of the most-talked about shows in years, racy period drama Bridgerton on Netflix.

Shane Richie and Jake Roche

Shane may be known now as a soap stalwart but he first became famous as a singer. Okay, his three albums may be slightly forgettable but he was a household name for his musical performances on the West End long before he joined the cast of EastEnders.

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Shane Richie

Shane Richie

Shane Richie

So it may come as no surprise that the son he had with another famous singer, Coleen Nolan, has followed in their footsteps.

Jake Roche is the frontman of Push Baby who went to number one in 2013 with Me and My Broken Heart when they were known as Rixton.

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Jake Roche

Jake Roche

Jake Roche

Returning now after a four-year hiatus, they are working on new music and insiders believe Jake and his pals could be about to become huge again.

Yvonne Connolly and Missy Keating

Taking her dad's name means she is more often than not compared to Ronan rather than her mum, but the 19-year-old is actually following in her gorgeous mum's footsteps as a model.

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Yvonne Connolly and Missy Keating

Yvonne Connolly and Missy Keating

Yvonne Connolly and Missy Keating

Long before Ronan was prancing around on The Late Late Show in that hat and those braces, Yvonne was already established as one of the country's top models.

Missy is currently forging a career in acting but having signed up to 1st Option Model Agency a year-and-a-half ago, she has already started making a big name for herself.

Vanessa Paradis and Lilly-Rose Depp

If ever a child was to grow into a jaw-dropping stunner it was going to be Lily-Rose.

Born in May 1999, she grew up with parents Johnny Depp and Vanessa Paradis, and her godfather is Marilyn Manson - can you imagine that christening bash?

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Lily-Rose Depp and Vanessa Paradis

Lily-Rose Depp and Vanessa Paradis

Lily-Rose Depp and Vanessa Paradis

Despite her young age she has already been listed as a self-made millionaire thanks to her busy career as - wait for it - an actress and model.

Taking influence from her folks she has travelled the world working on big-budget thrillers like her dad, as well as indie French movies like her mum. And in between it all she has modelled for Chanel. Of course.

Oh, and she has had an on/off relationship with another young star - The King actor Timothée Chalamet.

David Beckham and sons Brooklyn and Romeo

Okay, don't get your overpriced Tommy Hilfiger tighty whities in a twist. We know David Beckham is a footballer and businessman.

But he was named the "world's best underwear model" in 2014 so we are happy to go on the record that up and coming models Brooklyn (21) and Romeo (18) are a chip off the old man's multi-million dollar block.

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Brooklyn Beckham (David Parry/PA)

Brooklyn Beckham (David Parry/PA)

Brooklyn Beckham (David Parry/PA)

Brooklyn, who also played semi-professional football for Arsenal up until the age of 15, is a Burberry model and regularly features in the top fashion mags around the planet.

And both of the boys have been named in GQ magazine's 'Best Dressed British Men' lists in recent years.

We cannot confirm their singing talents, but that didn't stop their mum from topping the charts in the 90s, so watch this space.

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