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When mum says no…daddy say yes! There's something about being a dad that makes even the manliest of men go all soft inside. Whether it's David Beckham and Harper or Jay Z and Blue Ivy, meet the celebrity fathers who are making us swoon by showing off their paternal side.
The rapper and singer absolutely adores his son Evander Maxwell Gleave, 1. They both live in Australia with model, mother and wife, Erin McNaught. Picture: Instagram
Lily Rose Depp was snapped hanging with her famous father Johnny and his wife Amber Heard (oh, and ORLANDO BLOOM) at a Stella McCartney event. Picture: REX
Christmas came early! Within minutes of being born she was laying on daddy's chest. And being a grateful man takes on a whole new meaning... Thank you guys so much for the awesome congratulatory wishes and love you've been sending. 'The Rock' also named the baby girl Jasmine. Picture: Instagram
The 31-year-old and his 30-year-old wife Priscilla Chan share an adorable picture of their new baby girl Max on Facebook (Where else!) Picture: Facebook
The 'Thor' actor doesn't let being a dad get in the way of keeping fit! He posted the snap to Instagram captioning it: "The family who trains together, stays together!" He also says that his children think he's actually Thor! Picture: Instagram
The 47-year-old captioned it: "Thank you for correcting my heart." Picture: Facebook
Oh my, Vin Diesel proves he's more than just a body - he's one supercool dad! He posted this photo with is daughter Pauline. He named her after his late 'Fast and Furious' costar, Paul Walker. Picture: Facebook
There is no doubt that Mr McFly loves his son Buzz, but isn't this just gorgeous? This doting daddy called him his "Plane buddy." Picture: Instagram
These two are slowly becoming double trouble. David said: "Something tells me I love this not so little man so much ...... Growing up fast into a perfect gentleman and hiking buddy.... I love you big boy ❤️" Picture: Instagram
How cute? Bruce Willis may be an action man at work but he is a softie when he's around his three-year-old daughter Mabel Willis. Picture: Barcroft
Obviously not one to shy away from an adventure packed holiday, Peter and his son Junior Savva Andreas Andre can't stop smiling in the winter sunshine: "Me and the boy on the slopes last week" Picture: Instagram
The former JLS singer was captured playing with his daughter in this gorgeous photo by his wife Rochelle: "Marv, and I quote 'Didn't know this pic was being taken' Ohhhh…Did you just see that pig fly too?! #bluesteel #liar #poser #hotthough" Picture: Instagram
Matthew McConaughey and little Levi take a stroll around Tribeca with their adorable puppy dog. Photos by Morgan Dessalles/ABACAUSA.COM
McFly's Tom Fletcher didn't even need to caption this photo - isn't it the cutest? Picture: Instagram
'Three And A Half Men' star Ashton loves to spend quality time in the outdoors with his five-month-old daughter Wyatt, his child with Mila Kunis. It seems as though he got himself into a bit of a muddle during their day out as he later posted to Twitter: "There are NEVER diaper changing stations in mens public restrooms. The first public men’s room that I go into that has one gets a free shout out on my FB page!#BeTheChange. (sic)" Picture: Splash
Supermodel Gisele seemingly got the day off from the kids when husband Tom Brady took them to the beach. His youngest daughter Vivian was seen burying the NFL player in the sand alongside her brothers John and Benjamin.
David Beckham kisses his son Romeo tenderly on the forehead as they watch the Los Angeles Lakers play the Oklahoma City Thunder in their NBA basketball game in America.
Rapper Kanye West has become infamous for his short-temper, ranting and numerous run-ins with the paparazzi, but it's safe to say the star has become a lot calmer since little North was born. The hot-headed star is so besotted with his first-born that he even teamed up with the legendary Paul Mccartney to write a song about her called 'The Only One'.
There's nothing mysterious about Peter Andre's love for his little girl Princess and it seems she is becoming just that! He revealed to a UK radio station: "Princess is telling me she doesn’t want me to call her Princess and she doesn’t like the colour pink anymore, all of a sudden she wants everything blue." Pete, who also has a son named Junior with ex-wife Katie Price, also welcomed a little girl named Amelia with his girlfriend Emily last year.
It's not one, but TWO adorable daughters for Ben Affleck! The 'Argo' star - who also has a son named Samuel with wife Jennifer Garner - claims the brood are his pride and joy. Ben explained to Us Weekly: "Family is a wonderful thing, but it doesn't mean you can't do other stuff in your life. In fact, having a family makes whatever other thing you have that much richer."
Aww! Isn't there something about this picture that makes your heart melt? There's nothing cuter than seeing Becks shower his daughter with love. It seems as though the four-year-old also has her father running round in circles when it comes to her designer wardrobe too! Beckham revealed on the 'Jonathan Ross Show': "I’m in the room with Harper trying to pick out an outfit and anything which I pick out, which I think looks great, she puts back in!"
Like father like daughter eh? It seems Blue Ivy is such a daddy's girl that she has even inherited her father's stern looks! It's no surprise as the rapper claims the two-year is his biggest fan! He told Vanity Fair: "She plays a song and she goes, 'More, Daddy, more.… Daddy song.' She's my biggest fan. If no one bought the 'Magna Carta' [album], the fact that she loves it so much, it gives me the greatest joy." Picture: Splash
When he's not busy showering his daughter Suri with expensive handbags and shoes, Tom Cruise takes a moment to reflect on his duties as a father to his brood, which also includes daughter Isabella and son Connor. "I'll never forget the moment I became a dad." He explained to Esquire. "But it's hard to describe — that level of responsibility, the desire to give such joy. The clarity: Nothing is more important than this."
The grizzly and gorgeous Hugh Jackman claims his daughter Ava has helped him to reassess what's important outside of his Hollywood career. He told Parade magazine: "The things that I really cherish are the everyday moments, like sitting around cooking pancakes together on Sunday morning, or getting home after a tough day and my kids come up and give me a hug and remind me what's really important."
It's no surprise that as the President of the United States of America, Barack Obama is using his governmental powers to help keep a close eye on daughters Malia and Natasha - especially where boys are concerned! In fact, he joked it would would be near impossible for the girls to date as he told comedian Steve Harvey: "I’ve got men with guns following them around … this is the main reason I ran for re-election."
Chris Martin holds his and Gwyneth Paltrow's baby daughter Apple close to his chest.
Country singer Keith Urban claims he is a "typical proud dad" to his two daughters Faith and Sunday, who he is encouraging to follow in his musical footsteps. He told Us Weekly: " [Sunday] she's got some pipes," I think she sounds quite musical. I sit at the piano with her and we mash the keys together."