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Who's your role model?

David Beckham

David Beckham, Simon Cowell and Justin Bieber have all made it into a new list of your top role models.

Lots of boys were asked who they looked up to and, after the top answer of their dads, Becks cruised into poll position on the list.

But who's your role model? Is it a celeb you look up to or someone at school or home? What is it you admire about them?

And girls, although this survey was just for boys, we want to know who would make it into YOUR top 10 too!

Unfortunately this topic is now closed but there are Comments pages on other subjects on the main Chat index.

Your comments

"Banksy because he's really cool and I think his art is wicked!"

Thomas, 10, London, England

"My role model is P!nk because she has wicked hair!"

Freya, 11, London, England

"My role model is Justin Bieber!"

Jemini, 12, London, England

"My role model is Philip Pullman because he is an amazing author and I want to be just like him."

Peter, 11, London, England

"Justin Bieber is my role model! He's so lovely!"

Emily, 14, London, England

"My role models are John and Edward because they are from Ireland like me. Yay!"

David, 11, Belfast, N. Ireland

"My role model is Frank Lampard because he is a great footballer."

Billy, 11, London, England

"My role model is Taylor Swift because she is a great singer."

Daisy, 12, London, England

"My role models are Cheryl Cole and Cher Lloyd because they have both been through so much and no one seems to understand!"

Danielle, 13, Herefordshire, England

"Jedward, because they put smiles on people's faces and make people happy. I love them and look up to them for that! Also Cheryl Cole has done some amazing things, she has been through a lot this year and despite that she always makes an effort to be nice to people and I respect her for that. Other role models I have are Ellie Goulding, Barack Obama, Jessie Wallace and Dani Harmer!"

Millie, 12, Coventry, England

"Boyzone, because they have been through so much and still stick together even when things get hard. And also Daniel Radcliffe because he isn't afraid to stick up for what he believes in."

Charlie, 13, Kent, England

"My role models are Cheryl Cole and N-Dubz!!"

Krissy, 13, Dorset, England

"My role model is my grandad because he's been ill and got through it without a single complaint, and he's also just lost my nan."

Amy, 12, Hertfordshire, England

"Robert Pattinson! I admire him for not giving up on his dreams!"

Samantha, 14, Cheshire, England

"My role model is definitely my mum. She works hard and looks after me so I really look up to her."

Georgia, 12, London, England

"My mother is my role model. I don't think somebody that you haven't even met should be your role model, especially if they don't even know you exist! That's just weird!"

Issy, 13, London, England

"My role model is Robin van Persie! He's such a good player!"

Shonagh, 11, Edinburgh, Scotland

"My role model is Emma Watson! I really admire her for doing stuff she wants to do and she is really pretty!"

Abdi, 9, London, England

"We have been thinking about role models at school. Here are some of ours: Harry Potter, David Beckham, Jacqueline Wilson, Cheryl Cole, Jeremy Clarkson, Michael Morpurgo, JLS and Dannii Minogue!"

Class 4T, 8-9, Southampton, England

"My parents are my role models, but my celebrity role model is Taylor Swift. She's amazing!"

Imaan, 10, London, England

"My role model is Cheryl Cole because she was so brave when she got divorced and she never gives up on her dreams!"

Aimée, 11, Sussex, England

"My role model is Cathy Cassidy because she's famous, but doesn't take it for granted. She's also a great writer who inspired me to be who I really am today."

Lilly, 10, England

"Emma Watson, because I want to be an actress like her!"

Abbie, 12, Hertfordshire, England

"I like Dani Harmer because she acts SO well and is very inspiring!"

Cara, 10, London, England

"I have loads, but I think that I'll choose Emma Watson!"

Chaz, 14, London, England

"My role models are Dani Harmer, Cheryl Cole and Pixie Lott because they are so inspiring and truthful. It doesn't seem like they act any different on screen than off it."

Lowri, 9, Shropshire, England

"I think my role model is Michael McIntyre because he is the funniest person EVER!"

George, 11, Cheshire, England

"My role model is Lionel Messi, because he is a great footballer with a special talent."

Ellie, 11, Bristol, England

"I like Tinie Tempah. He's definitely my inspiration!"

Loretta, 12, Wales

"If I had to choose someone it wouldn't be a celebrity at all. It would be my best friend Chloe. She saved my life when I nearly got hit by a car the other day!"

Tosha, 10, Wigan, England

"My role model has got to be David Tennant because he's my favourite doctor. He's also really funny!"

Zac, 8, England

"Robert Pattinson!"

Anna, 10, Bournemouth, England

"Justin Bieber because he was basically living in poverty and busking and look where he is now - two Grammy nominations! Michael Jackson because of all the things he did - music, dancing and charity - and because he was an amazing person. Taylor Swift because I can really relate to her and she is a good singer/songwriter. And, finally, Lady GaGa because she's super talented and has a good message."

Emma Kate , 12, Dublin, Ireland

"My role model is Justin Bieber!"

Jasmine, 9, York, England

"My role model is Paris Hilton because she's so inspiring."

Kieran, 14, Cardiff, Wales

"Justin Bieber - he is such an inspiration!"

Laura, 12, Warwickshire, England

"Lemony Snicket!!"

Amy, 14, Bournemouth, England

"Aston Merrygold! He is ace!"

Carmen, 11, London, England

"My role model is David Tennant because he never gave up on his dreams and always kept trying to become the star he is today."

Lou, 13, Essex, England

"Cheryl Cole all the way! There's no one else it could possibly be!"

Alys, 12, Cardiff, Wales

"Cesc Fabregas! He's an awesome football player and he plays for Arsenal!"

Joe, 12, Bristol, England

"Sean Keenan (star of Lockie Leonard) is my role model because he doesn't hurt people's feelings."

Frances, 10, Hertfordshire, England

"Mine is Henrik Larsson because he is a Celtic legend and a great football player. My other role models are my mum and my dad, as their lives were not great but they still love and care for all of my family."

Lewis, 11, Edinburgh, Scotland

"My main role model is divinely my mum as she is amazing and I aspire to be like her when I'm a grown-up! But my celebrity role models are Cheryl Cole, Alexandra Burke and Jacqueline Wilson!!"

Eve, 12, Cheshire, England

"My role model is my mum, I love her so much. I think that instead of kids looking up to David Beckham and Justin Bieber, they should look up to people they really know."

Nini, 13, UK

"Justin Bieber!! He's my idol!"

Pedro, 14, London, England

"My role models are JLS, because despite not winning The X Factor, they worked really hard and as a result achieved huge success. They went from nobodies to superstars!"

Francesca, 13, London, London

"My celebrity role model is Justin Bieber because he went from busking to being one of the biggest artists in the world, and worked incredibly hard."

Frankie, 14, London, England

"My role model is Alex Kingston, who plays River Song on Doctor Who. She's so successful, a great actress, and she went to the school I'm going to now!"

Laura, 12, Surrey, England

"My role model is Aston Merrygold."

Tasnimah, 13, Bolton, England

"My role models are Barack Obama, Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X. They are a great inspiration to me."

Leila, 14, London, England

"My role model is Emma Watson because she started acting from an early age and really cares about poverty in other countries!"

Maddie, 11, York, England

"Britney Spears because she is amazing, or Tracy Beaker because she gets everything right and she has an amazing singing voice."

Mary, 9, Derby, England

"I have a few - Katherine Jenkins, Miley Cyrus and Cheryl Cole!"

Stella, 10, Yorkshire, England

"My role model is Jacqueline Wilson - she has sold so many books, I want to be just like her!"

Molly, 10, Walsall, England

"Mine is Dani Harmer because she is amazing at acting and singing, and she isn't super skinny either!"

Essie, 12, Buckinghamshire, England

"My fave role model is Ellie Goulding, she's ace."

Zofia, 8, Sussex, England

"I have quite a few role models but my top role model is my mum, because she is so kind and she really wants me to do well at school."

Ella, 11, London, England

"My role model is Louie Spence because of his dance skills and because he is so funny."

Lia, 11, Stirling and Falkirk, Scotland

"Ellie Goulding is my role model, I sound just like her and I have her style and her hair. She is awesome, I want to meet her!"

Paige, 11, Wrexham, Wales

"My role model has to be Justin Bieber - the way he got his fame was amazing, it gives me hope!"

Bethany, 14, Surrey, England

"I have loads of role models, but first of all my mum. Also: JoJo, Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber, Miley Cyrus and Christina Aguilera, because they've all achieved their dreams. They really inspire me because they show us that we should never ever give up. One day I want to be a famous singer/actress!"

Jordannah, 13, London, England

"My role models are those who inspire the young people of today to lead the right path and to be the responsible adults of tomorrow - our parents. They are there whenever we need them, or just when we want a hug."

Umar, 14, Bradford, England

"Cheryl Cole is definitely my role model, I think she is absolutely incredible. She is so down to earth, I wish I could meet her!"

Chloe, 11, York, England

"Selena Gomez of course!"

Leeya, 13, Coventry, England

"Justin Bieber is my role model. He showed that dreams can come true and hard work pays off. I'll love him and support him forever!"

Amy, 13, London, England

"I have loads of role models, but someone who really shone this year was Jessie J. She deserved to have a hit single and I think her interview on BBC Breakfast was brilliant. Ellie Goulding, Miley Cyrus and Willow Smith are brill too, and Lady GaGa has shown people like me to not be afraid to express who you are. I also think Michael McIntyre is a brill comedian, he makes me laugh so so much!"

Isabel, 11, London, England

"There are two Italian soccer players that I am a massive fan of - Totti and De Rossi. They play for AS Roma."

Emma, 12, Rome, Italy

"Justin Bieber is my role model and inspiration, and he will always be."

Jazz, 12, London, England

"The Wanted and Katy Perry because they have such a close relationship with their fans!"

Nivetha, 13, London, England

"Roald Dahl because he inspires me to express myself!"

Olivia, 8, Co. Antrim, N. Ireland

"My role models are Cheryl Cole and Selena Gomez because they are nice people!"

Malika, 11, Glasgow, Scotland

"My role model has to be Rebecca Adlington, because I want to be just like her!"

Lauren, 11, Lancashire, England

"Take That are my role models as they have shown that fights with friends aren't worth all those years apart."

Emily, 13, Cornwall, England

"My mum is my role model!"

Ava, 9, Angus, Scotland

"David Beckman because he is a great footballer."

Jayden, 9, Worcestershire, England

"I definitely don't look up to footie players, they just do everything for money! I think that Simon Cowell is OK because he was One Direction's mentor!!"

Alexandra, 13, Chicago, USA

"My role models are Rebecca Ferguson because she is an amazing singer and super kind, and One Direction because they're cool singers."

Robyn, 11, Stockton-on-Tees, England

"Mine are definitely Darcey Bussell and Beth Tweddle because I love ballet and gymnastics!"

Violet, 11, Lincolnshire, England

"Alan Sugar because he's worked hard for what he's got."

Daisy, 13, Reading, England

"My role model is David Beckham because he is a really good footballer."

Daniel, 9, London, England

"My mum is my role model because she is a nurse so obviously helps people."

Annie, 11, Sussex, England

"My role model is Daniel Radcliffe, because he is a great actor."

Michael, 12, Hertfordshire, England

"My role model is my dad, because he always plays football with me outside in the garden or park, even when he is tired. Thank you Dad!"

Luke, 8, London, England

"It has to be Rihanna, and my year 5 teacher!"

Bramley, 11 Cambridge, England

"Justin Bieber is my role model. He's a real inspiration!"

Laura, 13, York, England

"My role model is Cheryl Cole because she has such a nice and caring personality!"

Shannon, 10, Northumberland, England

"My role models are my mum, Barack Obama, Yoko Ono, Macy Gray and loads more!"

Martha, 11, London, England

"Justin Bieber's OK, but not really a role model! My role model has to be Avril Lavigne and Cheryl Cole!"

Lexi, 14, Atlanta, USA

"I look up to Leona Lewis because she was so shy, which she overcame to win the X Factor!"

Anna, 10, Peterborough, England

"Katie Price! She's loving, caring and sticks up for what she believes in."

Naomi, 13, N. Ireland

"Cheryl Cole, because she is so strong and inspirational! I would give anything to meet her!"

Georgina, 12, Luton, England

"My four role models are Cheryl Cole, Cher Lloyd, Kat Shoob and David Tennant."

Lily, 14, London, England

"My role models are my teachers because they are really funny and you can always talk to them if you need advice."

Megan, 11, London, England

"My role model is Wayne Rooney because he is an amazing footballer."

Ross, 12, Manchester, England

"This is silly, how could Simon Cowell be a role model. He is bitterly cruel!"

Kelly, 11, Cornwall, England

"My role model is my mum because she has just gone through a divorce with my dad, and I am proud of her."

James, 9, Surrey, England

"My grandma is my role model because my granddad died recently and she has been really strong."

Matthew, 12, Kent, England

"My role models are the British soldiers who are fighting in wars for us. They are so inspirational and they didn't have to do what they do."

James, 14, London, England

"My role models are doctors, nurses, policeman, ambulance workers and soldiers because they save lives and put their own lives at risk."

Mark, 11, London, England

"Karen Gillan and my completely amazing teacher!"

Lola, 11, Plymouth, England

"Daniel Radcliffe and Barack Obama are the only two I can understand anybody looking up to."

Richard, 12, Kent, England

"I look up to Jack White from the White Stripes because he's an awesome guitarist!"

Joe, 11, Wales

"Simon Cowell... No way! My role model is Selena Gomez and Beth Tweddle!"

Annabelle, 9, Scotland

"Miley Cyrus is 100% my role model! She is such an honest person and she loves her fans as much as her family!"

Rebecca, 12, Lancashire, England

"Jacqueline Wilson definitely, because she is such a skilled writer and I want to be just like her."

Faduma, 12, London, England

"JUSTIN BIEBER? No way!! Beth Tweddle's mine."

Nadia, 10, Watford, England

"My role model is Jacqueline Wilson- she is the one who inspired me to be a author."

Ruhama, 11, Bristol, England

"My role model is Cheryl Cole, because she has such a lovely singing voice."

Honey, 9, Isle Of Bute, Scotland

"I have loads- if I had to choose it would be probably be The Script or Justin Bieber."

Elsa, 13, Doncaster, England

"My role model is Ellie Goulding!!! I love her songs and I wish I could meet her so much- I'm her no.1 fan!!! If I had to choose a second and third role model it would be Cheryl Cole & Lady Gaga because they also produce such good music!!!"

Laura, 13, Northamptonshire, England

"I am a MASSIVE fan of Matt Smith and I think I would put him in my top 10."

Maria, 10, London, England

"One of my role models is my first head teacher because she always wanted to move to Thailand but she didn't go because she wanted to see our school grow. When it had grown, she got the chance to go again and took it. Now she is living in Thailand teaching at an international school. She was my favourite teacher."

Ella, 11, England

"Right now I can't think of a role model but I do know that they have got to really stand up for what they believe in."

Ella, 11, England

"Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him)!"

Fatima, 11, Bradford, England

"I have two role models - my mum, because she is really smart and loving, and Richard Branson, because when I am older I want to be an entrepreneur just like him."

Sian, 12, Hampshire, England

"My role model is Emma Watson, she is so smart, pretty and kind. I wish I could be like her!!"

Eve, 13, Carolina, USA

"Well I don't look up to rude Simon and footballers are not my type. Justin?! Forget about it!"

Kate, 11, London, England