Are you seeing double? Perhaps not. Many celebrity twins in Hollywood have made it to the limelight, like the Olsen Twins, or Tamera and Tia Mowry. But did you know that the Scarlett Johansson, who starred as the Black Widow in the Avengers and Captain America: Civil Wars, has a twin brother? Read on and know more about celebrity twin secrets of fave and top stars.
Scarlett Johansson and Her Twin Brother, Hunter
Since we opened up with this, meet Hunter Johansson, Scarlett Johansson’s dizygotic celebrity twin. He’s also an actor, but not an active one. When he’s not in the red carpet, he’s often seen in fundraisers and on political campaigns. Yes, he’s a HE. Not all twins are identicals and have same sexes, and in their case, this is what’s called fraternal or dizygotic twins.
Ashton Kutcher has a Twin
Yes, he does. His name is Michael Kutcher, and he’s a fraternal twin. Ashton is very close to his brother, and when he was young, he worked his way up on his modeling and acting career to help on his brother’s medical treatment and costs. He has cerebral palsy and when he was young, he had heart transplant. Michael now stands as a spokesperson for Reaching For The Stars Organization.
Alanis Morisette and Her Twin Brother
Can you believe that Alanis Morisette has a twin brother? And he’s also a musician? Wade Morisette also got music in his genes, which makes sense as Alanis’ fraternal twin brother. He’s more into indie pop and rock genre, and is also a yoga instructor. Wade released an album titled Sargam Scales of Music in 2004 and Strong as Diamonds in 2007.
Shawn and Aaron Ashmore
Shawn Ashmore, the guy who starred as Iceman in the X-men movie series, has an identical celebrity twin! And he is also an actor! While his brother Shawn is playing the character of Iceman with superpowers, Aaron is also in Smallville, Warehouse 13, and recently in Killjoys TV series. The two seemed to have fame and inclination towards science fiction roles.
Identical Twins Jon and Dan Heder
Jon Heder is famous as a comedy actor in his film Blades of Glory, where he starred as the figure skater partner of Chazz Michael Michaels (played by Will Ferrell) He’s also in the movies The Benchwarmers, School for Scoundrels, Mama’s Boy, and When in Rome. Did you know that he has an identical celebrity twin? They were both in the internet comedy series Sockbaby.
Aaron Carter and his Twin Sister Angela
Aaron Carter has a twin! He has a fraternal twin sister named Angel. Sorry fans, not all twins are identical and have same sexes. Aaron rose to fame at a young age, his second alum titled Aaron’s Party (Come Get It) was a hit. It was sold more than three million copies in United States alone. He later joined the famous boy band Backstreet Boys. On the other hand, music talent does seem to run in the family. His twin sister Angel Carter is also a model and musician.
Meet the Henessy Twins
Jill and Jacqueline are identical celebrity twins, and they have swept the TV industry with their beauty and talent. Jill Hennessy is famous for her roles in the TV series, Law & Order. She was there as the uptight lawyer and prosecutor Claire Kincaid for three seasons. In the crime-drama series Crossing Jordan, she played as the lead character Jordan Cavanaugh.
Her twin sister Jacqueline Henessy is also an actress and starred in the movies Dead Ringers, The Acting Class and the comedy talk show The Best of Ed’s Night Party. She was also the host of the Canadian TV show Medical Intelligence.
Joseph Fiennes Has a Twin Brother
The hot English actor Joseph Fiennes does have a twin brother named Jacob. While Joseph is busy in the silver screen with his movies Shakespeare in Love and Enemy at the Gates, Jacob Fiennes is working as a conservationist and gamekeeper.
Judy Reyes and Her Twin Sister
Celebrity twins in the silver screen? Meet Judy Reyes and her twin sister Joselin. You might have thought it’s just one person on different TV series, this two have rocked in several TV series. Judy is best known for her role in the medical comedy-drama TV show Scrubs, and that ran for almost a decade. She also starred in episodes of Castle, and Law & Order, and recently as Zoila Diaz in Devious Maids.
On the other hand, her sister Joselin, is also an actress and have starred in Rhythm of the Saints and Side Streets. Here’s a trivia, Joselin was also in one episode in Scrubs where her sister was in, and she did play the role of the fraternal twin sister.
Keifer and Rachel Sutherland
The British-born actor Keifer Sutherland is famous for his performance as Jack Bauer in the action TV series 24. From there he won an Emmy Award, Satellite Awards and a Golden Globe! He also starred in movies Stand by Me, The Three Musketeers, A Time to Kill and Dark City. There’s a long line of credits with his name, but did you know that he has a fraternal twin sister who works as the head of post production? Rachel Sutherland is his younger sister by only 7 minutes!
Vin Diesel Has a Twin Brother
The Last Witch Hunter and Fast and Furious actor has a fraternal twin brother named Paul Michael. Is he an actor too? No. Paul also works in the film industry, but he’s behind the scenes. So far, we know he’s not in the spotlight.