Marty Whelan Shares Excitement For His Daughter’s Upcoming Wedding

Marty Whelan and is daughter Jessica

TV personality Marty Whelan has shared his sheer bliss as he reveals his eldest daughter, Jessica, is preparing to get married before Christmas.

The RTE star and his wife Maria are raring with any help they can provide their daughter and her partner in the run up to the big day.

“The preparations are going at pace. My daughter and her fiancé are making their own plans, and me and my wife are aiding and abetting where we can,” Marty told RSVP Live.

Marty Whelan
Pic: Andres Poveda

“His parents are really involved with the planning process as well, so it is terrific,” he added.

Marty has shared his excitement for his eldest and their soon to be son-in-law, noting that he is “High as a kite thinking about it.”

“She is our first born and she is very special. We are a very close family, so I will be in bits,” he continued.

Marty explained he is prepared to take on any role necessary when the big day arrives for his first born, saying his jobs may include, “parking cars, the chief usher and handing out leaflets…It will be a big day as father of the bride.”

Marty Whelan with his wife Maria and daughter Jessica
Marty Whelan with his wife Maria and daughter Jessica

Marty recently revealed to RSVP that he is in talks for some “other ideas” after silencing rumours that he was to replace Nicky Byrne on DWTS. We know Doireann Garrihy will be taking that spot, but we will be keeping an eye out for what these “ideas” Marty may be involve in…

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By Rebekah O’Reilly

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