Eddie Murphy melts hearts with a sweet moment at his daughter’s wedding

He may be a beloved Hollywood actor to the rest of us, but Eddie Murphy is just the father of his eldest daughter, Bria, who wed to Michael Xavier on July 9 in Beverly Hills. Videos from the event on social media show heart-meltingly adorable moments Murphy shared with his daughter on their special day.

Bria shared engagement news on her Instagram profile in December 2021, uploading three cute engagement photos with the caption, “My heart, my best friend, my eternity. I love you, always.” high. Her fiancé also shared the news on social media, writing in his Instagram caption, “Forever my love.”

According to photos published in Us Weekly, the couple celebrated their nuptials with a gorgeous outdoor ceremony decorated with flowers and chandeliers. They were joined by 250 of their closest family and friends, including Murphy and Bria’s mother, Murphy’s ex-wife Nicole. As is tradition, the actor walked his daughter down the aisle and joined her in a cute father-daughter dance.

Eddie Murphy and his daughter danced to ‘Isn’t She Lovely’ at their wedding.

Bria Murphy uploaded and reposted several videos from her fairytale wedding to her Instagram Stories, including an adorable moment with her father Eddie Murphy. A video (via People) shows Bria and Eddie waltzing to Stevie Wonder’s “Isn’t She Lovely” for the dad-daughter dance. The bride captioned the video, “Daddy’s Girl.”

Eddie actually has more children than you might have thought. According to Parade, the actor is the father of a total of 10 children by five different women. They’re in order of age: Eric, Bria, Myles, Shayne, Zola, Bella, Christian, Angel, Izzy, and Max. So, you know, Nick Cannon isn’t the only one out here making babies left and right.

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Jokes aside, it’s clear that Bria, who is an artist, loves her father and all of her family dearly. At her LA art show in 2020, according to People, Eddie described Bria as a “good kid.” He told reporters, “We’ve known for years how talented she is. It’s exciting to see her stuff on the walls…I got all those proud parenting feelings.” We bet he had all those proud parenting feelings again as he walked her down the aisle.