updated 07/24/2010 AT 5:00 AM ET
•originally published 07/24/2010 AT 11:30 AM ET
“All we have ever wanted is for our children to be healthy and happy, and we have never seen Miranda healthier and happier than she is right now,” Therese Kerr tells PEOPLE.
“Orlando being the true gentleman he is, followed tradition by asking for Miranda’s hand in marriage and we had no hesitation – they truly are a gorgeous couple, are very much in love and bring out the best in each other.”
See added, “We are thrilled to welcome Orlando into the Kerr family.”
The model, 27, and the Lord of the Rings and Pirates of the Caribbean British actor, 33, tied a knot only one month after announcing their engagement.