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Double Trouble: 25 Celebrity Couples With Twin Children

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With advances in medicine and science, the rates of twin births are higher than they've ever been.

But that doesn't make them any less special.

In my own family there are no twins, even in my extended family, so I'm always a little jealous of celebrities who are doubly blessed with two adorable children.

And it seems like celebrities are even likelier to have twins than the rest of us:

1. Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lopez twins.
Max and Emme join their mom on 'The Ellen Show.'NBC

Jennifer Lopez gave birth to twins Maximilian and Emme in 2008, the children of her then-husband, singer Marc Anthony.

The couple have since divorced, but J-Lo insists they're "great friends" and "great parents together."

The singer is raising her now 10-year-old twins with the help of her current boyfriend, baseball player Alex Rodriguez.

2. Steve Harvey

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Harvey with his twin daughters Karli and Brandi.NBC

The talk show host, game show host and comedian has seven children from his three marriages (including his three stepchildren).

His first wife, Marcia Harvey, gave birth to twin daughters named Karli and Brandi.

Now fully grown, Harvey's daughters appeared on his show for "Twin Week."

3. Chuck Norris

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Norris and his wife Gena O'Kelley with their twins, Dakota and Danilee.Tinseltown

The action movie legend has seven children from his two marriages, including a pair of stepchildren and a lovechild who he didn't meet until she was fully grown.

Norris's twins, Dakota Alan and Danilee Kelly, were born to his second wife, model Gena O'Kelley.

4. Mel Gibson

Gibson with his twin sons Edward and Christian.PRABook

The Australian movie star fell in love with dental nurse Robyn Moore before he was famous, and the couple stayed together for more than 25 years.

The pair had a daughter and six sons together, including twins Edward and Christian, before splitting up following Gibson's infamous drunk driving arrest.

5. Denzel Washington

Denzel Washington twins.
Washington with his wife and children, including twins Malcolm (bottom right) and Olivia (bottom left)BHW

This movie star is a devoted husband: he's been married to his wife Pauletta Pearson since 1983, and they have three children together.

His twins, Olivia and Malcolm, seem to be interested in the family business.

Malcolm earned a degree in film studies while Olivia had a role in The Butler.

6. Al Pacino

Al Pacino twins.
Anton and Oliva with Pacino.Wenn.com

The Godfather star is a proud papa to three children, including twins Anton James and Olivia Rose with actress Beverly D'Angelo.

Despite being in his late 70s, the actor seems to have no problems keeping up with his teenage children.

7. Robert De Niro

De Niro with his twins Aaron and Julian, his son Elliott, and his wife Grace Hightower.MajorTen

There must have been something in the water on the set of The Godfather Part II, because Pacino's costar Robert De Niro also has twins.

Two of De Niro's six children from multiple marriages and relationships are twins.

Aaron and Julian were born via in vitro fertilization on a surrogate, while De Niro was dating model Toukie Smith.

8. Chris Hemsworth

Chris Hemsworth twins.
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The Australian hunk from Thor and his wife, actress Elsa Pataky, love to show off their growing family on social media.

The pair have a daughter named India and twin boys Tristan and Sasha.

9. Dennis Quaid

Quaid and Buffington with their twins.LifeDaily

After splitting up with Meg Ryan, the Right Stuff star married real-estate agent Kimberly Buffington.

The pair have a set of twins together, Thomas and Zoey.

After splitting, reuniting and splitting again, the couple are currently fighting for custody of the twins.

10. Michael Strahan

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Strahan with his twins and his son, Michael Jr.People

The former NFL player, former Live host, and current host of Good Morning America has a pair of twin daughters with his ex-wife Jean Muggli.

11. Beyonce

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Beyonce poses with Rumi and Sir.Beyonce / Instagram

The current king and queen of the Billboard charts added to their family last year when Beyonce and Jay-Z's twins Rumi and Sir were born.

The twins join their older sister Blue Ivy, and Beyonce's memorable pregnancy announcement made them famous before they were even born.

12. Celine Dion

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Dion's twins Eddy and Nelson.Splash

The "My Heart Will Go On" singer became a single mom when her husband Rene Angelil passed away from a heart attack in 2016.

But Dion seems to be doing a great job raising her twins, Eddy and Nelson, along with their older brother René-Charles.

13. George Clooney

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The world is still waiting anxiously for the first glimpse of the Ocean's 11 star's twins with lawyer Amal Clooney last year.

Whether Ella and Alexander look more like their mom or dad, there's no denying they'll be adorable.

14. Ricky Martin

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Martin and his husband Jwan Yosef with their twins, Matteo and Valentino.FilmMagic

The chart-topping Latin singer took a three year break from his career to raise his sons Matteo and Valentino, who were born to a surrogate mother.

Martin has since married the Syrian and Swedish painter Jwan Yosef.

15. Kenny Rogers

Rogers and Wanda Miller with their sons Jordan and Justin.Crissy Rich / YouTube

The country music legend has gambled on love five times, and has five children from four of his marriages.

His youngest children are a pair of twins, Jordan and Justin, who were born to Rogers's current wife, Wanda Miller.

16. Julia Roberts

Julia Roberts twins.
Roberts with her children.Pacific Coast News

The Pretty Woman star fell in love with cameraman Daniel Moder on the set of her movie The Mexican.

The couple have a set of twins named Hazel and Phinnaeus, as well as a son named Henry.

17. Michael J. Fox

Michael J. Fox twins.
Fox and Pollan with their daughters.FameFly

The Back to the Future star and his longtime wife Tracy Pollan have four children together, including twins Aquinna Kathleen and Schuyler Frances.

18. Charlie Sheen

Charlie Sheen twins.
Sheen, Mueller, and their twins.Joella Marano / WireImage

Shortly before he started making headlines for his drug addiction and wild lifestyle, Sheen had a pair of twin sons named Bob and Max with his ex-wife, actress Brooke Mueller.

The boys were taken from Sheen's home by police in 2010, after Mueller obtained a restraining order against the Two and a Half Men star.

19. George Bush

George Bush twins
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America met the former president's twin daughters, Barbara and Jenna, when they moved into the White House.

20. Sarah Jessica Parker

Sarah Jessica Paker Matthe Broderick twins.
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The Sex in the City star has a pair of twin girls named Marion and Tabitha with her husband, film star Matthew Broderick.

21. Neil Patrick Harris

Neil Patrick Harris twins.
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The How I Met Your Mother star and his husband David Burtka had twins through surrogacy.

Little Gideon and Harper have since become famous for the impressive family Halloween costumes they show off each year.

22. Patrick Dempsey

Patrick Dempsey twins
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It was love at first sight for the Grey's Anatomy star and his hairdresser Jillian Fink - yes, she still cuts his hair to this day.

The pair have a daughter named Talia and a set of twins, Sullivan and Darby.

23. Ray Romano

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Yes, the comedian's real life twin sons Matt and Gregory inspired the twin boys on his TV show, Everybody Loves Raymond.

Sadly, one of the child stars from the show lived a tragic life.

24. Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie twins.
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Jolie and her husband Brad Pitt welcomed their twins Knox Leon and Vivienne to the world in 2008.

They joined the celebrity couple's blended family, including adopted children Maddox, Zahara and Pax, and their older sister Shiloh.

25. Mariah Carey

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Carey and her ex-husband musician Nick Cannon have a pair of fraternal twins, Moroccan and Monroe.

Does anyone in your family have twins?