Unlike former child actresses Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen who rose to fame together, these stars have lesser-known twin siblings due to their non-famous professions.
AceShowbiz – It is almost impossible to separate siblings, let alone if they are twins. Due to their close connection and likelihood, people can almost identify them most of the time, like Mary Kate Olsen and Ashley Olson Where Tegan and Sara Quin, who share the same profession and became famous together.
But to some fans’ surprise, there are famous celebrities who have twin siblings, who have been neglected all this time. They’re probably less popular because they don’t dabble in the entertainment industry, but that doesn’t make them any less charming.
Here are some celebrity twins you might not know.
1. Scarlett Johansson and Hunter Johansson
Scarlett JohanssonHunter Johansson’s twin brother may not be as popular as her, but he’s charming nonetheless. The actress has often brought her brother as a date to many red carpet events and he could easily be mistaken for her beau with his handsome looks and buff physique.
Despite having over 10,000 Instagram followers, the New York University graduate doesn’t make a living in the entertainment business. He is more interested in politics, having worked on President Obama’s campaign in 2008, and is known for his activism work. He is the founder of the environmental organization Solar Responders, which helps first responders after natural disasters and other emergencies by installing solar panels in their stations.
2. Laverne Cox and Mr. Lamar
Having a twin has proven useful for Laverne Coxtelevision role. His identical twin brother, Mr. Lamarplayed her character Sophia on “Orange is the new blackin flashback scenes, when the character was still coming out as trans.
Lamar, whose primary occupations are songwriter, performer and entertainer, also identifies as a member of the LGBTQ community and has supported Laverne through her transition. “I love my brother so much…in many ways, he’s been my moral compass over the years,” she said of her sibling. “Like, I run things through him and he’s…we’re twins, so we’ve known each other literally our whole lives.”
3. Eva Green and Joy Green
Actress born in France Eva Green caught the eye after starring in Ridley Scott’s historical epic “Kingdom of Heaven” (2005), but you might not see her fraternal twin sister Joy Green with her everywhere she goes. Born two minutes from the Golden Globe nominee, Joy took a completely different path.
Joy has a wine business and lives in Italy with her husband. Eva described her sister as completely different from her. “She’s not in the business at all, she lives in Italy, she’s married to an Italian count, she’s blonde,” she told W magazine. me happy!”
4. Aaron Carter and Angel Carter
Aaron Carter and his older brother Nick Carter are both known as singers who had their heyday in the late 1990s and early 2000s, but what not everyone knows is that he has a twin sister. Angel Carter is a model.
The two were extremely close, with Aaron walking his sister down the aisle when she married Corey Conrad in 2014. However, their relationship has turned sour lately as Aaron has had issues with his family. In 2019, Angel had a restraining order against the “I Want Candy” singer after he allegedly “threatened the lives” of her, Corey and their daughter Harper.
5. Linda Hamilton and Leslie Hamilton
Linda Hamiltonis twin Leslie Hamilton may not like acting, but she would help her sister during the filming of one of the actress’ most popular films. Leslie appeared as Linda’s stunt double in “Terminator 2: Judgment Day”.
Leslie died in 2020 at the age of 63. During her lifetime, she dedicated her life to caring for others as a nurse and caretaker. “Leslie was an accomplished babysitter and dedicated her life to helping her children and the lives of others,” reads her obituary.
6. Rami Malek and Sami Malek
Rami Malek has a twin brother, Sami Malek, who has stayed out of the spotlight, so people were surprised when the “Bohemian RhapsodyThe star brought his brother to the Golden Globe Awards in 2019. While supportive of his brother’s acting career, Sami chose to be a teacher instead.
Although they said they “don’t look as much alike as they used to,” Rami admitted that they use their uncanny resemblance to their advantage. Like when Sami asked Rami to pretend to be him and recite a monologue from a Greek tragedy for extra credit for passing a class when he was a student at UCLA.
7. Kiefer Sutherland and Rachel Sutherland
While Kiefer Sutherland is best known for his roles in “24” and “Designated Survivor“among other things, her twin sister Rachel Sutherland chose to work behind the scenes in Hollywood. Rachel worked as a post-production producer for projects like”Black matter” and a post-production supervisor for shows like “burden of truth“.
Kiefer said he and his twin sister were “incredibly close.” He once shared, “Being a twin taught me the value of having a companion. Whenever I experienced something, I could turn to my left and share it.”
8. Ashton Kutcher and Michael Kutcher
Among other celebrities and their twins, Ashton Kutcher and Michael Kutcher have perhaps the least in common. While Ashton was blessed to be born healthy and perfect, Michael has cerebral palsy and underwent a heart transplant as a teenager.
Ashton has often spoken lovingly of his brother, who has become an advocate for organ donation and the rights of people with disabilities. When accepting an award in 2017, the ‘That ’70s Show’ alum said his brother’s condition “taught me that loving people is not a choice and people don’t are not created equal”.
9. Gisele Bundchen and Patricia Bundchen
Both Gisele Bundchen and her twin sister Patricia Bundchen tried modeling as teenagers, but it was Gisele who had more success in the field. However, the two remain close, as the former Victoria’s Secret angel called her brother “my best friend since the day we were born.”
While their career will take them on different paths, Gisèle and Patricia will end up teaming up for other projects. In 2011, they joined forces to launch Gisele Bundchen Intimates, a curated line of underwear. Since 2021, Patricia has also worked as manager and spokesperson for Gisèle.
10. Vin Diesel and Paul Vincent
Before wine Diesel became close with his ‘Fast & Furious’ co-star Paul Walker, he grew up with his twin Paul Vincent. Being fraternal twins, Vin and Paul look complete physical opposites, with the latter keeping sporty hair and facial hair.
Although Paul has stayed away from the spotlight, he works in the film industry behind the scenes as a graphic producer. Among other things, he was the producer of the 1995 film “Multi-Facial” and participated in part of the “Fast & Furious” series as a sound producer.