Actor, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson has unveiled the name and face of his new born daughter in his latest Instagram post.
The 43-year-old and his girlfriend Lauren Hashian welcomed their first child together on Wednesday, December 16, 2016.
The former wrestler shared a photo his baby daughter, Jasmine lying on his chest.
The doting dad had a note of appreciation and gratitude for caption:
“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 @laurenhashianofficial and myself. We’re extremely grateful. Kinda crazy but in this cool and powerful skin to skin bonding moment with my newborn baby Jasmine, I had just one wish I asked the universe… Give me the strength to be a better man today than I was yesterday. If I can accomplish that, then I’d have a good shot at being a great father. To all you young men out there who will be fathers one day, the goal of “being better” will never steer you wrong. Trust me I’ve been down this road. Something else that’ll never steer you wrong is “walking thru the fire” with your baby’s mama. I was right there during labor, helping her breathe, every highly intense contraction, every second of pain, right there watching the actual birth, cutting the cord and wiping the tears. Incredible. *(Now don’t get me wrong boys, it wasn’t like I was at the end of the table, squatting like a catcher waiting for the fastball to come down the pike..? but as men, it’s a miracle we should witness because it’ll give you a whole new respect for the strength and beauty of a woman). Again, THANK YOU guys so much for all the love during this blessed time. I always say I’m a lucky dude because I’ve got the greatest fans in the world – and it’s true. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to you and your families from ours.#ChristmasCameEarlyToSayHello#WhileSleepOfficiallySaysGoodbye#2xProudPapaSilverback#SheCanDateWhenShes40 ?????”
The lovers first announced they were expecting a baby in September 2015. The Rock has a 14-year-old daughter, Simone from a previous relationship.