Watch Catherine Zeta Jones’ adorable birthday video for her teenage daughter

Watch Catherine Zeta Jones’ adorable birthday video for her teenage daughter


Catherine Zeta Jones has proved her talents extend far beyond acting – and it seems that she is a dab hand when it comes to creating videos too! To celebrate her daughter Carys turning 14 on Thursday, the doting mum took to making a sweet birthday montage for the teenager’s big day, which featured never-before-seen family photos. Through clever editing, the footage, which was shared on her Instagram account, began with a typewriter spelling out a sweet message reading “Carys is a Welsh feminine given name derived from the word caru, “To love.'” While a series of adorable family pictures then followed, the highlight of the video was a throwback clip taken from the family’s own home movies, which saw Carys as a little girl performing a dance routine to the camera. Referring to the sweet clip, the A-lister wrote: “Happy Birthday @carys.douglas. So many wonderful times over the past 14 years. Remembering today when I took you fishing on the dock, we never caught a fish, but you put on a good show!! #dancingonthedock.”


Happy Birthday @carys.douglas. So many wonderful times over the past 14 years. Remembering today when I took you fishing on the dock, we never caught a fish, but you put on a good show!!?? #dancingonthedock

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Catherine made a sweet birthday video for her teenage daughter on her birthday

Catherine, who is also the mother to 16-year-old Dylan, who she shares with husband Michael Douglas, often speaks out about her love of motherhood, and recently revealed that when it comes to raising teenagers – she is up for the challenge! On the TODAY show in March, the Feud star said of parenting: "I love it! I love it! I kind of preempted the roll-your-eyes teenager years. I love. It. I just love the freshness. It’s all so exciting to me!"

Watch Catherine Zeta Jones’ adorable birthday video for her teenage daughter

Doting mum Catherine enjoys raising two teenagers with her husband Michael Douglas

The 47-year-old actress went on to explain how she is relishing being deeply involved in her kids’ lives, especially since her own adolescence was less than normal. "I was working when I was my son’s age. I was in the theater, and I look at him, and I go, ‘Wow, I was working when I was your age. So I’m just enjoying this time, learning a whole bunch of stuff that I didn’t know."

In a recent interview published in HELLO!, Catherine also revealed that both children were set for a career on stage, likely to follow in the footsteps of their A-list parents and grandfather, Kirk Douglas. Talking about their passion, the star said: “ I think they're good at it. When they're on stage, you want to look at them. And they're interested in the craft. My sons wants to do a Bachelor of Arts in theatre. My daughter wanted to be a paediatrician until she was five, when she decided acting was better."

Discussing their other talents, Catherine explained her household is a very "happy" one. "They're very musical, so we sing through life - which is a great treat for me because my husband… well, I love him, but he can't sing a note," she explained. "You know, he claims he sang on the backing track to When the Going Gets Tough, the Touch Gets Going but I know Billy Ocean wouldn't let him. But my daughter plays piano, my son plays bass guitar and lead guitar and I just bought him a huge drum set, to his father's distaste. They love disco, my son's into the Rolling Stones, and it's all very eclectic and wonderful. I love the fact that they love music so much."



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