Mysterious and spooky? Catherine Zeta-Jones could painting Morticia Addams on Wednesday, however to her household with husband Michael Douglas, she’s simply Mother (and “Zeze” to her step-grandkids).
The Chicago star — whom Douglas referred to as “extraordinary girl” in a 2019 interview with Us Weekly — shares son Dylan, born in 2000, and daughter Carys, born in 2003, with the Ant-Man actor, whom Zeta-Jones wed the identical yr the couple welcomed their son. (The Kominsky Methodology alum can be father of son Cameron Douglas, whom he welcomed in 1978, with ex-wife Diandra Douglas.)
The Zeta-Jones/Douglas brood grew even larger in 2017, when Cameron welcomed his first-born, daughter Lua, with accomplice Viviane Thibes. The delivery of Lua didn’t simply make Michael and Zeta-Jones first-time grandparents, it additionally elevated Kirk Douglas to great-grandparent standing earlier than his loss of life in February 2020. Almost one yr later, Cameron and Thibes welcomed a second little one, son Ryder.
Previous to changing into a father, Cameron served practically seven years in jail after being convicted on drug costs. He was launched in 2016, writing a memoir about his experiences that was revealed in 2019.
“It was my father who was actually pushing me to write down this guide,” Cameron — who spent two years in solitary confinement — informed Selection in 2019. “I had hassle understanding that, as a result of our household has all the time been very personal. Then I spotted it’s the last word means for my father and my mom to precise their love for me, saying, ‘You’ve a narrative to inform that we expect could be helpful. Regardless that that may inevitably shine a lightweight on items of our life that we’d have quite left previously, for the larger good and since we love you, we’re supplying you with our blessing.’”
When reflecting on his 20 years of marriage to Zeta-Jones, the Deadly Attraction star completely informed Us in 2019 that he’s “all the time tried to recollect how lucky I’m and what a unprecedented girl [Catherine] is and [remember daily] that type of respect.”
Zeta-Jones, for her half, has additionally gushed about her husband through the years. On the November 2022 premiere of Wednesday, the Wales native informed Additional that she “thank[s[ my fortunate stars daily that I picked the best man.” She raved: “He’s a beautiful husband. He’s a beautiful father. He occurs to be a beautiful actor. However for us, he’s simply Michael.”
The Masks of Zorro actress is equally as effusive about her youngsters, regularly sharing photographs of her household through social media, whether or not she’s marveling over Carys and Dylan’s accomplishments, kissing her husband, or gushing over the grandkids.
In December 2022, Zeta-Jones shared a clip of Lua enjoying the drums — a second that her step-grandma cherished.
“It offers me nice pleasure to see Lua Douglas having fun with her fifth birthday reward from Bubba and Zeze, that’s my hubby and me!! Hahaha🤣🤣,” she captioned the Instagram video. “Bash it out Child🤣 I can’t hear you! Gifting different individuals’s youngsters is a lot enjoyable.”
Cameron, for his half, spoke extremely of his stepmom in a September 2021 birthday tribute to the star.
“A Joyful Joyful Birthday to one of many best of one of the best,” he wrote alongside a photograph of Zeta-Jones posing with Carys and Lua. “I Love you with all my coronary heart ❤️💛💚@catherinezetajones.”
Preserve scrolling to see the sweetest photographs of the Zeta-Jones/Douglas household: