Justin Bieber Strikes James Dean Pose

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Justin Bieber - a rebel without a cause?

The Canadian superstar seems to be going through a James Dean phase.

On Saturday, the 20-year-old posted a black and white photo of himself emulating the late actor, complete with a cigarette planted between his lips.

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"This is James Dean inspired. Don't ask me if I smoke ciggys cuz I don't," he captioned the photo.

The Biebs' pic mirrors one of James' most iconic photos, in which he's seen in a white T-shirt, with a cigarette and similar hairstyle in the 1955 movie "Rebel Without a Cause."

-- Erin O'Sullivan

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