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8 Celebrities Who Are As Famous As Their Parents

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Children take after their parents, not just in physical features but also in life choices. So, it's no wonder that celebrity parents often have children who grow up to be celebrities in their own turn. 

Sometimes, they carry on in the same industry in which their parents gained fame. At other times, they move on to completely different professions but still achieve great heights. 

Although you may know a few celebrity families in India, there are more than you think. Swipe through the clips below to find out who these celebrity parent-child duos are.

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Deepika And Prakash Padukone

This famous father-daughter duo hail from the city of Bangalore. In his day, Prakash Padukone was one of the best badminton players in the country. Few would have imagined that his daughter would reach such heights. But Deepika is one of the most ...

Bobby Deol And Dharmendra

Known as the 'He-man' of India, Dharmendra has starred in many blockbuster Bollywood films, including the super-hit Sholay. And, while it is arguable that his son Bobby Deol isn't as famous as him, he has nevertheless enjoyed a fairly successful a...

Anil Kapoor And Sonam Kapoor

Anil Kapoor has starred in a host of successful films since the 1980s and now his daughter Sonam has come to take over the mantle. The father-daughter duo share a very special bond. Anil has always been supportive of Sonam, including when she had ...

Esha Deol And Hema Malini

You would be hard pressed to find a mother and daughter as beautiful as Hema Malini and Esha Deol. Although Hema is a septuagenarian now, both of them still walked the ramp at the Lakme Fashion Week in 2018. When dealing with her pregancy, Esha dr...

Dr Rajkumar And Puneeth

Dr Rajkumar was the indisputable star of the Kannada film industry. Playing the leading role in hits such as Arasu and Milana, Rajkumar was portrayed as the do-gooder in most of his movies. His son Puneeth Rajkumar is doing a fine job of keeping t...

Amitabh And Abhishek Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan is known the world over for his acting prowess. And, his son Abhishek appears to have inherited his dad's talent with some fine performances on the silver screen. They famously starred together in the movie Paa, where Abhishek pla...

Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi And Saif Ali Khan

The Nawaab of Pataudi, Mansoor Ali Khan was the star of the Indian cricket team in the 1960s. When he passed away in 2011, his son Saif Ali Khan became the 10th Nawaab of Pataudi. Although Saif did not emulate his father's feats on the sport field...

Jeetendra And Ekta Kapoor

Jeetendra was famous in the '70s and '80s, starring in films such as Tohfa, Parichay and Mawaali. While his son Tusshar Kapoor has followed in his footsteps, his daughter Ekta has taken a slightly different route. Her major work has been as a dire...

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