Luke Perry's daughter shares sweet never-before-seen photo with him

Luke Perry's daughter, Sophie Perry, took to Instagram on Sunday with a special tribute to her late father.

The 18-year-old shared a touching throwback photo of herself as she rode in the passenger seat of her dad's car, with the Riverdale star behind the wheel, and their puppy sitting in her lap.

"Miss him a little extra today," Sophie captioned the sweet snapshot.

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💛miss him a little extra today💛

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The emotional Instagram post comes less than three weeks after her father's death, back on March 4, after a brief stay in the hospital following a massive stroke. The actor was 52.

Shortly after his passing, Sophie took to Instagram to speak out against hurtful comments she'd been receiving on social media for how she was coping with her loss.

“Since my dad died I have received a lot of attention online, and most of it has been positive but of course, some people just can’t be nice," she wrote. "I am going to laugh and smile and live my normal life. YES I am hurt and sad and crying and beside myself with what happened to my dad. It’s the worst thing to ever happen in my life. And I am torn the f**k up over it. But I’m not going to sit in my room and cry day in and day out until the internet has deemed it appropriate for me to do otherwise. And if you knew my dad you would know he wouldn’t want me to. So you shouldn’t either.”

The Beverly Hills, 90210 star was survived by Sophie, as well as his 21-year-old son Jack, their parent and his ex-wife, Rachel Sharp, and his fiancee, Wendy Madison Bauer.

Watch the video below for more on the beloved actor's life and legacy, and the outpouring of love and condolences that followed his untimely death, posted by friends, family and co-stars.

Luke Perry with his daughter Sophie
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Luke Perry with his daughter Sophie
A lot has happened in this past week for me. Everything is happening so fast. I made it back from Malawi just in time to be here with my family, And in the past 24 hours I have received an overwhelming amount of love and support. I cannot individually respond to the hundreds of beautiful and heartfelt messages, but I see them, and appreciate you all for sending positivity to my family and I. I’m not really sure what to say or do in this situation, it’s something you aren’t ever given a lesson on how to handle, especially when it’s all happening in the public eye. So bare with me and know that I am grateful for all the love. Just, being grateful quietly.
Since I got hacked I never got to post my prom pics so here you go! I don’t have any with my mom cuz she hates pictures so yeah. I was going for that like. Frenchie at the dance vibes idk?
My old man and I are truly such fashion icons... I mean... CMON
Luke Perry and daughter Sophie at the 2004 Target A Time for Heroes Celebrity Carnival to benefit the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (Photo by SGranitz/WireImage)
Luke Perry with son Jack and daughter Sophie during 'Garfield: The Movie' World Premiere - After-Party at Zanuck Theater in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by Lee Celano/WireImage)

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