Hilary Swank Announces She’s Expecting Twins: ‘I Can’t Believe It’

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“This is something that I’ve been wanting for a long time.”

Hilary Swank is an accomplished actress and now she’d ready to take on a new challenge: motherhood. The 48-year-old Million Dollar Baby star has shared that she and husband Philip Schneider are pregnant––and expecting twins!

The special announcement came when Swank appeared on Good Morning America this morning. “This is something that I’ve been wanting for a long time and my next thing is I’m gonna be a mom,” said Swank. “And not just of one, but of two. I can’t believe it.”

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The hosts of GMA shared in Swank’s elation, who has kept the secret for some time. “It’s so nice to be able to talk about it,” she says.

Not long after, she took to Instagram to share the happy news to her own audience with a sweet video revealing her baby bump. “Coming soon…DOUBLE feature! 👼🏼👼🏼,” reads the caption.

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An hour later, Swank say down with LIVE with Kelly and Ryan to confirm the news. “I’m pregnant…with twins.” While chatting with the hosts, she admitted that twins means “double excitement.”

Swank and Schneider have been married for four years and the babies will be the first for both of them. While chatting with GMA and LIVE, she did not reveal her due date, but she did say she was far enough along to feel comfortable sharing the news.

Additionally, she revealed that both her grandmother and her husband’s grandmother was a twin. “We have twins in our lineage.” It looks like the duo will be carrying on the tradition!


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