Aaaww, it warms our cockles to hear that Victoria and David Beckham have asked their chum Eva Longoria to be godmother to their daughter Harper.

The 10-month-old is due to be christened later this year and Eva is 'thrilled' that she's been asked to take on the role in the little 'uns life.

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The Desperate Housewives actress told The Mirror: "Victoria asked me to be Harper's godmother and of course I said yes. I'm absolutely thrilled. Harper is simply adorable."

The Beckham's and their sons Brooklyn, 13, Romeo, 9 and Cruz, 7, are due to fly back to the UK for the ceremony which is expected to take place at their Hertfordshire mansion.

A-list guests expected to attend include Tom Cruise and his wife Katie Holmes as well as Will Smith.

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It's not the first time Posh and Becks have chosen celebrity friends as godparents - Elton John and David Furnish are godfathers to their sons Brooklyn and Romeo.

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