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Michael Douglas shares first photo of granddaughter named after father Kirk Douglas

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Michael Douglas is one proud grandfather! The 73-year-old actor shared the first photo of his son Cameron’s newborn daughter Lua Izzy. Catherine Zeta-Jones husband posted an adorable picture of his granddaughter sleeping peacefully in her mother's arms on his official Facebook account. Alongside the photo, the Hollywood star wrote: "Congratulations to my son, Cameron, and lovely Viviane, on the birth of their daughter Lua!" 

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Cameron, who is Michael’s oldest child whom he shares with his first wife Diandra Luker, and his girlfriend Viviane Thibes welcomed their daughter on Monday, December 18. The 39-year-old announced the arrival of his little girl on Instagram by sharing a photo Viviane from when she was pregnant.

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Michael shared the first photo of his newborn granddaughter 

Attached to the photo, Cameron wrote, "Today my appreciation for Mother’s all over the world has reached new heights...today I took part in a miracle as my baby girl was introduced to the world through a beautiful Amazon warrior...I’m so proud of you @vivianethibes. #iloveyou." 

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The couple’s daughter’s middle name, Izzy, is a tribute to her great-grandfather Kirk Douglas who was born Issur Danielovitch, but later went by Izzy. Following the birth of his first grandchild, Michael told People magazine that his family – wife Catherine Zeta-Jones and their children, son Dylan, 17, and daughter Carys, 14 – are "all ecstatic about baby Lua!" He added: "Dylan and Carys love being an aunt and uncle and we're so happy to be her Bubba and Zeze."

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The couple's daughter's middle name is a tribute to Kirk Douglas 

Cameron’s daughter was born 16 months after he was released from prison following a nearly seven-year stay for a drug conviction. Earlier this month at the premiere of his stepmother Catherine Zeta-Jones’ new Lifetime movie, Cocaine Godmother, Cameron expressed his excitement about becoming a dad. He told Entertainment Tonight: "I'm really looking forward to it, and I think it's going to be more inspiration and drive to really try to put a nice life together for my daughter."

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