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Michael Douglas Speaks About Facing His 16-Year-Old Daughter Dating And Shares The Advice He Got From His 102-Year-Old Dad Kirk

Date October 15, 2019 18:52

Hollywood star Michael Douglas is opening up about facing his 16-year-old daughter, getting into the dating circle.

His beautiful teenage daughter

Carys, the only daughter of Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas is not shy about being associated with her famous parents unlike some kids of famous celebs.

The couple’s teenage daughter landed the cover of her second magazine. The 16-year-old alongside her mother graced the September issue of Vanity Fair Spain. It’s hard not to notice just how much Carys looks like a carbon copy of the award-winning actress.

Michael’s reaction to Carys dating

Douglas is getting candid about facing his only daughter, Carys dating. Speaking to ET, The Kominsky Method star revealed how he deals with the touchy conversation. He said:

She's still pretty pure about all this. She's looking for a boyfriend, but she's in this vernacular where everyone is a 'friend. I go, What do you mean you're friends? She's definitely looking for love. "I don't worry too much about her. She's in good shape.

Michael who admitted that he is a protective father further said his daughter likes kind of dark, Latin type of guys. The actor also talked about the advice he received from his own father, actor Kirk Douglas. He said:

Whatever you do in life, whatever you gotta do, just do it to your utmost ability. Do it with full commitment and then, screw it if it doesn't work out. Move on. But, you know, you left it with the idea that there is nothing more you could have done.

The rule for teen dating

Every parent tends to get worried when it comes to their teen children dating. In order to make things easy, boundaries and rules have to be set in place. This includes creating a line of open communication and providing teens with information to engage in healthy relationships.

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Considering that the actor's wife once said that she made a decision to remove her children from the "world of Hollywood,” it’s nice to see that she turned out well.