“I’ll call Danny Dyer for tips!” Dean Gaffney, 43, vows to be ‘the prettiest grandfather in town’ after daughter Chloe welcomed a girl
His daughter Chloe gave birth a few days ago.
And Dean Gaffney has vowed to be a handsome grandpa to the new member of the family, baby Mimi, before joking that he’ll be asking Danny Dyer for tips.
The EastEnders star, 43, joked about The sun: ‘I’m going to be one of the most beautiful grandpas in town.’
GILF? Dean Gaffney has vowed to be a handsome grandpa to the new member of the family, baby Mimi, before he joked he’ll be looking to Danny Dyer for tips
The silver fox added: ‘The only person I know who is in this together with me is Danny Dyer, who has a grandchild of 43. I’ll call him for tips.
Danny is the grandfather of his daughter Dani’s son, Santiago, whom she welcomed in January.
“We could do Grandpa daycare together,” Dean added cheekily of his former EastEnders colleague.
The actor admitted that while he’s excited to be a 43-year-old granddad, he won’t be helping out with baby Mimi’s diapers.
‘I’ll be one of the most beautiful grandpas in town,’ the soap star joked in a candid interview, after welcoming baby Mimi into the family
‘I’m calling him for tips’: Dean became a grandpa the same age as his EastEnders co-star Danny Dyer and joked he wants to form a ‘grandpa daycare’ group with him
He said he would struggle to put up with the tedious chore because he has the “worst gag reflex” and would need a “pin on his nose.”
Dean took part in I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here in 2006 and struggled with the grueling eating challenges.
When Baby Mimi arrived, Dean took to Instagram to share his joy at the new arrival with his family.
Reminiscences: Dean said he would leave the diaper change to his daughter after grueling eating challenges on I’m A Celeb revealed his sensitive gag reflex (pictured on the show with his partner Sarah Burge in 2006)
Happy Families: Chloe, 24, (pictured) is one of Dean’s twin daughters – and now Mimi’s mother
He wrote sweetly: ‘Welcome to this crazy world, my beautiful granddaughter Mimi. I am very happy to announce that I am a GRANDAD ❤️’
“I can’t believe my baby is now a mother, pride is an understatement. Chloe and Declan, you are going to be great parents. X Baby Mimi, Born: 07.07.2021.. 7lbs 14oz.’
He joked to his 88,000 followers: ‘To thank everyone in advance, I know I don’t look old enough to be a dad, let alone grandpa!
The actor shares twins, Chloe and Charlotte, with ex-partner Sarah Burge.
The pair met when they were just 15 years old and dating for 22 years before announcing their divorce in June 2015, after he admitted to cheating on her with a string of women.
First Grandpa: Dean joked to his 88,000 followers, ‘To thank everyone in advance, I know I don’t look old enough to be a father, let alone a grandfather,’ when baby Mimi arrived