Amal and George Clooney are the parents of twins as of this morning. The couple welcomed a boy and a girl, Alexander and Ella, the AP reports.
The Clooneys released a statement saying Amal and the children, who were born in a hospital in London, are “happy, healthy and doing fine.”
The statement, released through George Clooney’s publicist, adds: “George is sedated and should recover in a few days.”
The AP adds: “Clooney, 56, and international human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin, 39, married in Italy in 2014. These are the first children for both.”
They have been living in London while awaiting the arrival of the babies.