12 Celebrity Daddy-Daughter Photos That Will Melt Your Heart
Alec Baldwin enjoyed some special bonding time with his 2-year-old daughter Carmen recently, doing something that may or may not have been outside his “comfort zone.”
“Happiness is having a bath, pjs, brush teeth then a surprise outing to crash daddy and Brendan's pedi party,” mom Hilaria Baldwin captioned the adorable Instagram shot that shows the actor and his little girl soaking their tootsies at a nail salon.
Both Carmen and her famous daddy looked pretty relaxed as they enjoyed a little pampering side-by-side. We’re just wondering what color Alec choose for his pedicure…
The Rock's second daughter may only be a few months old, but this tough guy is already smitten. When he announced the arrival of baby Jasmine via Instagram he commented on how amazing it is to hold her and know her: "Kinda crazy but in this cool and powerful skin to skin bonding moment with my newborn baby Jasmine, I had just one wish I asked the universe... Give me the strength to be a better man today than I was yesterday. If I can accomplish that, then I'd have a good shot at being a great father."
What do you get when you mix a super-hot soccer player (who dotes on his wife and family) with a sweet baby girl? The Instagram adorableness that is David and Harper Beckham. He told ET last September: "I have no power with that little girl—no power whatsoever. I love all my children, of course, equally but I'm definitely stricter with the boys than I am Harper, which gets me in trouble with my wife of course."
In this sweet shot captured by mama Gisele, football star Tom Brady is pictured cradling his daughter, Vivian, overlooking a field. Apparently, Vivian owns her papa's heart: Brady told PEOPLE that his daughter always wants the color pink, even when Brady suggests another hue. "I say, 'What about the yellow?' and she's like, 'No, Dad, I want the pink,' " he says. "So she's the girliest of all girls. It's amazing how she's got me wrapped around her little finger."
Vin Diesel needed just two short words to caption this sweet image of his youngest daughter, Pauline, getting a sweet nuzzle from her daddy. "All love..." he wrote on Instagram. Diesel named Pauline in honor of his late friend and Fast and Furious co-star, Paul Walker. "There's no other person that I was thinking about as I was cutting this umbilical cord," he told The Today Show. "I just knew he was there. It felt like, you know, a way to keep his memory a part of my family and a part of my world."
In this sweet shot captured by mama Ayesha Curry, NBA MVP Stephen Curry is pictured snuggling with newborn daughter Riley and the family pup. "My happiness!" the caption reads. "This is my favorite picture of my little family." Their family is not so little anymore, with the addition of the pair's second daughter, Ryan.
Throwback! Grownup daughter Zoe Kravitz posted this sweet shot of her and her rock star dad, Lenny Kravitz, in celebration of Father's Day. "Every day is Father's Day," she wrote. "@lennykravitz I love you so. Thank you for being the very best."
Fatherhood seems to suit interior designer Nate Berkus, seen here enjoying a lazy Sunday with daughter Poppy. "I'm chewing on her knee caps when I'm changing diapers," Berkus told People. "Both of my grandmothers used to say, 'I want to take a bite out of you.' And I would think, 'These crazy ladies! That is so gross.' And now I get it."
Celeb Dads Gush About Fatherhood
Sleepy baby. Sleepy daddy. "My everything," Kanye West wrote alongside a photo of daughter North nestled in the crook of his arm while the two catch a bit of shut-eye. It's a common family sentiment: Mama Kim Kardashian later posted a picture of herself holding North with the same caption.
Basketball star Iman Shumpert says he hasn't stopped smiling since his daughter, Iman Shumpert Jr. (yep, baby girl was named after him!), came into the world. He posted on Instagram after she was born: "Thank you @teyanataylor for this gift and for turning our houses to homes, you are truly special in every aspect! My smile still hasn't left since her first breath!"
When Brandon Jenner welcomed his baby girl Eva with his wife, Leah, he posted a poignant Instagram post (including the family pup) called "Family." And he hasn't stopped there with the sweetness, recently posting this cute shot of his daughter enjoying the rain (unlike her papa).
Mathews, the hubby of former Jersey Shore babe Jenni 'JWoww' Farley, readily admits that their daughter Meilani has stolen his heart. He posted on Twitter: "Thought I wanted a boy. Instead I was blessed with an angel. Best thing to ever happen to me. #Daddydaughterposes."