US actress Hilary Swank has announced that she is expecting twins with her husband Philip Schneider.
The Oscar winner, 48, revealed the pregnancy news during an appearance on Good Morning America on Wednesday.
She told the show’s hosts, “I’m so happy to share it with you, and with America right now, it’s something I’ve wanted for a long time, and my next thing is I’m going to be a mom.”
After applause from the studio, she added: “I’m going to be a mom – and not just to one, but to two. I can not believe it.”
The Million Dollar Baby actress also shared her excitement at finally being able to share the news, saying, “It’s so nice to be able to talk about it and share it.”
She also shared a video clip on Instagram of herself pointing at her baby bump, writing, “Coming soon… DOUBLE feature!”
Friends and famous faces congratulated including Kate Hudson who said: “What what what!!! Yes, congratulations my friend”.
Swank married entrepreneur Schneider in 2018 after less than two years of dating.
The actress broke through as Julie Pierce in 1994’s ‘The Next Karate Kid’ and starred in a number of well-loved films including the romantic drama PS I Love You.
She also received Oscars for her roles in Boys Don’t Cry and Million Dollar Baby.
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