June 2, 2023

Helena Christensen delighted her followers over the weekend with a uncommon video of her son Mingus’ faculty commencement.

The 54-year-old supermodel was celebrating in type along with her son and her ex, The Strolling Lifeless star Norman Reedus, and followers couldn’t consider how a lot Mingus seemed like his well-known father. Helena filmed her 23-year-old son and his father, additionally 54, grinning as they left the ceremony, strolling alongside completely in sync as they raised their fingers in unison. The resemblance is uncanny!

WATCH: Helena Christensen’s son Mingus seems similar to his father Norman Reedus at school commencement

“You probably did it!,” Helena captioned her particular video, which garnered 1000’s of likes and congratulatory messages.

One fan commented: “Wow Congrats to Mingus… Proud household… time goes by too quick… all the perfect,” whereas one other penned: “OMG!!!! Congratulations to Mingus! You and Norman should be so proud.”

© Instagram
Proud mother and father Helena Christensen and Norman Reedus reunited for son Mingus’ commencement

Remarking on the sturdy resemblance between Norman and Mingus, one fan mentioned: “Like father, like son.”

 SEE: Helena Christensen and Norman Reedus’ son leaves followers misplaced for phrases with unbelievable new modeling photographs 

Others may see Helena’s sturdy genes (together with her iconic razor-sharp cheekbones) in Mingus. “Congrats and he’s your doppelganger!!! Good-looking!!,” one more fan wrote.

norman reedus posing with son mingus and ex helena christensen in 2018© Instagram
Norman and Helena beforehand reunited for Mingus’ highschool commencement in 2018

One other picture from the weekend’s celebrations noticed Mingus posing in between his mother and father as they saved the get together going nicely into the night.

When had been Helena Christensen and Norman Reedus collectively?

Helena and her ex Norman welcomed Mingus in 1999 after they had been relationship. Following their cut up in 2003, the previous couple have remained devoted to co-parenting Mingus and each boast an in depth relationship with their son.

Helena Christensen and Norman Reedus attend Blade II Premiere at Gramun Chinese Theater in Hollywood© Getty
Helena and Norman cut up in 2003, 4 years after welcoming Mingus

Nineties icon Helena beforehand shared an perception into their household dynamic when she and Norman reunited publicly for Mingus’ highschool commencement in 2018

“We’re so happy with you,” she shared, including that they liked him.

Norman, who’s engaged to Diane Kruger, admitted issues had been a “little tougher” coping with separated mother and father when Mingus was youthful.

helena christensen in white waistcoat and pants posing with son mingus© Instagram
It is plain to see the place Mingus will get his mannequin expertise from!

“When Mingus was smaller, it was a bit of tougher, going from two locations,” he advised The New York Publish in 2014. “[Now,] he has the perfect of each worlds. The one onerous half is, ‘The place are his sweatpants? Are they at your own home or at my home?’

Discussing his relationship with Helena, he mentioned: “She’s a extremely cool woman. She’s actually sensible and we snigger on the similar c**p.”

Who’s Helena Christensen’s son Mingus?

Mingus has been following in his supermodel mom’s footsteps by carving out a profession within the modelling trade. He boasts 46.7k followers on Instagram and is working onerous to interrupt the ‘nepo child’ mould.

helena christensen and son mingus posing in front of christmas tree© Instagram
Helena and son Mingus have a really shut bond

He not too long ago walked the runway for the Versace Spring/Summer time 2023 Menswear present in Milan and memorably starred alongside Helena for the Victoria’s Secret Mom’s Day marketing campaign in 2021.

Helena mentioned her expertise of motherhood in a candid chat with Mingus as a part of the advertorial.

DISCOVER: Helena Christensen’s mannequin son is her double in uncommon photograph collectively

He requested her: “What shocked you most about being a mother?” to which she replied: “I would not say shocked however total what a loopy stunning journey it has been and the way a lot you’ve got taught me in comparison with what I really feel I’ve taught you. It is the perfect factor ever. A lot work. A lot stunning work.”

Wish to preserve updated with the most recent tales? Signal as much as our HELLO! Newsletters in the present day.

helena christensen posing with hand on son mingus shoulder© Instagram
Helena is happy with son Mingus following in her modelling footsteps