The actor says the weekend wedding "was simply perfect"

By Julie Jordan
Updated November 19, 2009 03:25 PM
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It was a happy moment for funnyman Jim Carrey last weekend when he escorted his daughter, Jane, down the aisle at her wedding to musician Alex Santana.

“It was a beautiful day. Simple and sweet,” the actor tells PEOPLE in a statement. “I wish them everything that love has given us.”

Carey also shared his joy on Twitter Wednesday night. “My Jane is a married women. days ago her and my new son in law alex got hitched, he wrote. “The day was simply perfect… lots of love there.. :)”

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In the spring, the star will become a grandfather as well: Jane, 22, is due to give birth to her first child in March. “I am very excited,” he said in July. “Jane is going to be a great mom.”

Jane is Carey’s daughter with his first wife Melissa.