- Van Damme's mother Mama Eliana Van Varenberg turned a year older recently, and the star was over the moon with excitement for the milestone
- The actor shared a photo of himself hugging his mother and gushed over her with sweet words as he celebrated her birthday
- Van Damme let out his rarely seen soft side while thanking God for giving him "the best and biggest gift" in his life
Parents, specifically mothers, hold special places in the hearts of their children.
Many people would switch places with their mothers instantly should any danger arise and threaten the latter.
Well, legendary action movies star Jean-Claude Van Damme just like many people worldwide, loves and cherishes his mother to bits.
The actor may be a private person as far as showing off his loved ones, but he usually gets 'weak' when it comes to his mother.
Van Damme has proved this many times by the endless photo posts and messages dedicated to his mum on various social media pages.
Legit.ng understands Van Damme's mother Eliana Van Varenberg turned a year older, and the star was over the moon with excitement for the milestone.
The actor took to his Facebook page and shared a photo of him hugging his mother and gushed over her with sweet words as he celebrated her on her birthday.
Van Damme let out his rarely seen soft side while thanking God for giving him the best and biggest gift in his life.
He also thanked his mother for loving him unconditionally and caring for him.
"Bon Anniversaire, Maman! Happy Birthday, Mama Eliana! Thank you from all my heart for your unconditional love and care. You are the biggest gift from God to my life," Van Damme wrote.
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Van's message attracted the attention of his worldwide fans who thronged his post's comments section to wish Mama Eliana the happiest birthday.
In June 2020, the star took to social media to give his father Eugene Van Varenberg the same treatment.
Through his Instagram account, the star sent a heartwarming message to his father to celebrate his birthday.
In other international celebrity news, Legit.ng recently reported that Game of Thrones stars, Kit Harrington and Rose Leslie have welcomed their first child together.
Kit Harington alias Jon Snow and Rose Leslie who plays Ygritte in the former HBO fantasy series show were snapped walking, holding hands in public with Rose carrying their bundle of joy.
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