The Life List: 12 Asian celeb offspring to watch

(Clockwise from top left) Koki Kimura, Aryan Khan, Chantalle Ng, Elly Hsu, Xander Pang and Janhvi Kapoor.
(Clockwise from top left) Koki Kimura, Aryan Khan, Chantalle Ng, Elly Hsu, Xander Pang and Janhvi Kapoor.PHOTOS: KOKI/INSTAGRAM, ___ARYAN___/INSTAGRAM, CHANTALLENG/INSTAGRAM, POLARBEARELLY/INSTAGRAM, XANDER._/INSTAGRAM, JANHVIKAPOOR/INSTAGRAM
(Clockwise from top left) Iman Fandi, Guo Qilin, Ella Yam, Hyunsik, Andrew Chau and Shum Yuet.
(Clockwise from top left) Iman Fandi, Guo Qilin, Ella Yam, Hyunsik, Andrew Chau and Shum Yuet.PHOTOS: IMANFANDI17/INSTAGRAM, GUO QILIN/WEIBO, ELLAYAMOFFICIAL/INSTAGRAM, IMHYUNSIK/INSTAGRAM, WAKIN CHAU/FACEBOOK, YUETYUETXX/INSTAGRAM

Superstar genes run strong in some families. Not only are some celebrity kids blessed with good looks, but they also have their parents' talent. The Straits Times looks at 12 Asian celebrity offspring and how bright their star is set to shine.

The daughter of Japanese idol actor and the man who defined Japanese beauty standards, Takuya Kimura, and pop singer Shizuka Kudo was born to be a star.

Please or to continue reading the full article.

Get unlimited access to all stories at $0.99/month

  • Latest headlines and exclusive stories
  • In-depth analyses and award-winning multimedia content
  • Get access to all with our no-contract promotional package at only $0.99/month for the first 3 months*

*Terms and conditions apply.