Danny Dyer shares adorable pic of ‘mini-me’ son to mark special occasion

His daughter Dani also had a message for her little brother

Danny Dyer has paid a loving tribute to his son Arty to celebrate his fifth birthday.

The EastEnders actor, 41, took to Instagram to share a sweet snap of his little boy holding a toy aeroplane while grinning for the camera.

Proud dad Danny gushed that he’s “so grateful” that he has his little boy in his life and said Arty “nourishes my soul in ways I could never explain”.

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Alongside the snap, Danny wrote: “Happy 5th Birthday to my son and heir…. Arty… AKA… puff diddy…. AKA…..chinzanzo.

“I love you boy… you nourish my soul in ways I could never explain. I’m so grateful that I’m your dad.”

Fans rushed to comment on the post, with many saying Arty is the “double” of his famous dad.

One person said: “He’s your mini double… so much cuteness,” while another wrote: “He’s so adorable, good looking lad he’s like a mini you!”

Danny Dyer with daughter Sunnie and son Arty
Danny with his daughter Sunnie and son Arty (Credit: Instagram)

A third commented: “Ah how cute is your caption. Happy Birthday Arty I hope you have a wonderful day.”

Danny has Arty with his wife Joanne Mas. The couple are also parents to daughters Dani, 22, and Sunnie, 11.

Love Island winner Dani also took to Instagram to wish her little brother a happy birthday.

Danny Dyer, his wife Jo, Jack Fincham and Dani Dyer on the red carpet at In The Style Libertine in London, UK.
Danny is also a dad to daughter Dani (Credit: Andy Barnes /

She posted a selection of photos and videos of Arty alongside the sweetest message.

Dani wrote: “Happy birthday to little diddy man. We love you arty the most beautiful funny little man in the world. Have a special day in Euro Disney love you millions.”

Earlier this month, Danny and Dani announced they’re starring alongside each other on the stage this Christmas.

The father-daughter duo will both appear together in Nativity! The Musical in London in December.

A clearly thrilled Danny, who plays Walford’s Mick Carter, broke the news on Instagram, telling fans: “Can’t believe I’m gonna be mincing about on the stage at @eventimapollo with my beautiful first born child in Nativity! The Musical this Christmas. #choked.”

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Dani also shared the news on her own Instagram account and was equally excited!

The reality star told fans: “I am SO excited to be starring alongside my dad @officialdannydyer in @nativityuk at the Eventim Apollo this December (19-31)! It’s going to be proper Christmassey! See you all there.”

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