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Lily Collins inspired by dad

Lily Collins' famous father made her want to "make a mark on the world". The 24-year-old actress - the daughter of musician Phil Collins and his American second wife Jill Tavelman - has been determined to succeed since she was just a child and says the 'In The Air' hitmaker has always been one of her biggest inspirations.

Flashback: Phil Collins Says 'Farewell' - And Actually Means It

Not a lot of people took Phil Collins seriously when he announced his "First Final Farewell Tour" in 2003. Beyond the fact that the tour's title was clearly tongue-in-cheek, performers from the Who to Cher to Frank Sinatra have said "farewell" over the years, only to go back on the promise just a few years later. Also, Collins was just 53 and in fine health. It seemed unlikely he'd just disappear.

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