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27 Celebrity Parents Who Have (or Are Having) Twins

Feb 9 2017 - 2:30pm

Although once considered a rare birth, multiples, especially twins, have become increasingly common of late. Whether these celebrity parents conceived naturally, adopted, used a surrogate, or went through IVF, they all have one thing in common: a set of twins.

See which celeb moms and dads are having double the fun as they juggle their careers, fame, and raising twins.

George and Amal Clooney

The couple announced that they're expecting twins [4] and are reportedly due in June 2017.

Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon

Mariah Carey [5] and ex-husband Nick Cannon welcomed twins, son Moroccan and daughter Monroe, on April 30, 2011.

Beyoncé and Jay Z

Beyoncé took to Instagram to announce that she and husband, Jay Z, are expecting twins in 2017 [6].

Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky

Chris and Elsa welcomed their twin boys, Tristan and Sasha, on March 18, 2014.

Zoe Saldana and Marco Perego

Zoe and Marco welcomed twin boys, Cy and Bowie [7], in 2014.


Madonna adopted 4-year-old twin girls from Malawi [8] in February 2017.

Princess Charlene of Monaco and Prince Albert II of Monaco

Princess Charlene of Monaco and Prince Albert II of Monaco welcomed boy and girl twins, Jacques, Hereditary Prince of Monaco and Princess Gabriella, Countess of Carladès, in December 2014.

Wanda Sykes

Wanda Sykes and her wife Alex welcomed twins, Olivia and Lucas, in 2009.

Julia Roberts and Danny Moder

Julia Roberts [9] and hubby Danny Moder welcomed boy/girl twins, Hazel and Phinnaeus, in November 2004.

Ricky Martin

Ricky Martin's twin boys, Valentino and Matteo, were born via surrogate in 2008.

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt

Angelina Jolie [10] and Brad Pitt [11] welcomed twins Knox Leon and Vivienne Marcheline in 2008. That's a total of six kids for the couple.

Garcelle Beauvais

Garcelle Beauvais is mom to twin boys, Jaid Thomas and Jax Joseph, born in 2007.

Marcia Gay Harden

Marcia Gay Harden and her husband, Thaddaeus Scheel, welcomed twins — a boy, Hudson Harden Scheel, and a girl, Julitta Dee Harden Scheel — in 2004.

Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka

Neil Patrick Harris [12] and David Burtka became parents in 2010, with the birth of their twins, son Gideon Scott and daughter Harper Grace.

Ray Romano

Raymond Romano has four children, including twin sons Matthew and Gregory, born in 1993.

Michael J. Fox and Tracy Pollan

Michael J. Fox and wife Tracy Pollan have four children, including twin girls born in 1995, Aquinnah Kathleen Fox and Schuyler Frances Fox.

Sean Combs

Sean "Diddy [13]" Combs and Kim Porter had twin girls D'Lila Star and Jessie James, in 2006.

Julie Bowen

Julie Bowen is mom to three boys, including twins John and Gustav, born in 2009. 

Angela Bassett

Angela Bassett and Courtney B. Vance had twins Slater Josiah and Bronwyn Golden in 2006 via surrogate.

Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick

Matthew Broderick [14] and Sarah Jessica Parker [15]'s twin daughters — Marion Loretta and Tabitha Hodge — were born in June 2009 via surrogate.

Holly Robinson Peete

Holly Robinson Peete and former NFL quarterback Rodney Peete have four children. In 1997 couple had fraternal twins, Ryan and Rodney Jr., who both are affected by food allergies [16].

Molly Ringwald

Molly Ringwald gave birth to twins, Roman Stylianos and Adele Georgiana, in 2009.

Rebecca Romijn and Jerry O'Connell

Rebecca Romijn [17] and Jerry O'Connell [18]'s twin girls, Charlie Tamara Tulip and Dolly Rebecca Rose, were born in December 2008.

Marcia Cross

Marcia Cross [19] and husband Tom Mahoney, are parents to fraternal twin girls Eden and Savannah, born in February 2007.

Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony

Jennifer Lopez [20] and Marc Anthony [21]'s twins — Max and Emme — were born in February 2008.

Celine Dion and René Angélil

Celine Dion and late husband René Angélil welcomed fraternal twins Nelson and Eddy, in October 2010 after six rounds of in vitro fertilization.

Dennis Quaid and Kimberly Buffington

There was nothing ordinary about the birth of Dennis Quaid and Kimberly Buffington's twins, Thomas Boone and Zoe Grace, born via surrogate in 2007. The babies had to fight for their lives after they were given an accidental overdose of Heparin. They recovered, but dad Quaid remains an activist, speaking out about medical errors.

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