Celebrities you didn’t know have a twin

These celebrities have totally overshadowed their twins, so much we bet you didn't know they had siblings, let alone a twin!


You might have thought the Olsen twins were the only set of famous twins, but no! Plenty of celebrities also have twins, although most of the time only one of them made it to Hollywood. Buckle up, and get ready to discover those secret twins!

13. Scarlett Johansson and Hunter Johansson

Although Scarlett Johansson is definitely the most successful of the pair, her brother Hunter is quite successful as well! He worked on Barack Obama’s 2008 campaign and reelection.

12. Ashton Kutcher and Michael Kutcher

Ashton Kutcher has a fraternal twin who lives in Iowa. Michael was diagnosed with cerebral palsy as a child, and he works as a motivational speaker nowadays.

11. Kiefer Sutherland and Rachel Sutherland

The Sutherlands are a showbusiness family. Kiefer and his father, Donald, are both well-known actors. Rachel, on the other hand, works behind the camera supervising television post-production.

10. Vin Diesel and Paul Diesel

This is quite a pair of twins! Paul Diesel is also gravitating in the Hollywood world but as a film editor.

9. Benji Madden and Joel Madden

Those twin brothers are quite famous, although not as much as the Olsen twins. You might recognize them from the band Good Charlotte, which has been around since 1996. They’ve also dated a few famous women, including Hilary Duff, Nicole Richie and Paris Hilton.

8. Rami Malek and Sami Malek

Rami has risen to fame with his latest role as Freddie Mercury in the film Bohemian Rhapsody. Those two really look alike, although a simple way to distinguish them is by their facial hair. Sami prefers a beard to a clean-cut, unlike his brother.

7. Shawn Ashmore and Aaron Ashmore

With both of them being actors, those two are certainly hard to tell apart! Both have appeared on the show Smallville, and Shawn also played in Iceman.

6. James Phelps and Oliver Phelps

Those two were the perfect choice to play Fred and Georges Weasley in the Harry Potter series. Nowadays, they spend their time between Santa Monica in California and their home in the UK.

5. Tegan and Sara Quin

These twins are best known for their musical duo Tegan and Sara. Did you know they have released 8 studio albums so far, and have been writing songs together since they were 15? Both of them are openly gay and advocate for LGBTQ+ rights.

4. Laverne Cox and M Lamar

If you have watched Orange is the New Black, you are already familiar with this pair! Laverne Cox has found fame playing Sofia in the show, and her brother played her in flashback scenes prior to her transition. Lamar is quite successful on his own, having a career as a composer, multimedia artist, musician and countertenor.

3. Gisele Bündchen and Patricia Bündchen

Gisele and Patricia are the most famous fraternal twins from Brazil.

2. Giovanni Ribisi and Marissa Ribisi

The Ribisi twins are both actors. You might recognize Giovanni from Friends, Saving Private Ryan and Avatar.

1. Nicholas Brendon and Kelly Donovan

Nicholas Brendon is best known for his role in Buffy the Vampire Slayer. His brother, Kelly, is also acting, although he is not well-known.