Like Father, Like Son

Children tend to take after their parents in one regard or another and stories often drive home this point by saying Like Father, Like Son, or like mother like daughter, or like any relative like any other younger relative. This causes everything from comedy to angst to dramatic tension. This trope is Truth in Television.

Obviously, often happens to any character with a Truly Single Parent.

A Sister Trope to Like Parent, Like Spouse. Contrast Like Father, Unlike Son. Not to be confused with Love Father, Love Son.

A Super Trope.

Subtropes include:

Alternative Title(s): Like Mother Like Daughter, Like Parent Like Child