There are many cases when one actor is simply not enough for one role, whether it’s for stunts or child labor laws. More often than we realize, producers are forced to use doubles or, in rare cases, hire an actors twin! We’re all familiar with how Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen rose to fame in the role of Michelle Tanner on Full House, and there are many others who’ve followed in their footsteps! Here’s a list of 17 roles you probably didn’t know were played by twins!
17. Sly and Wit – Baby Geniuses
Baby Geniuses is one of those great movies from the ’90s. The comedy family film came out in 1999 and told the story of scientists who were studying super-intelligent babies. Among the babies in the film were two long lost twins named Sly and Wit, who were actually played by triplets! The Canadian triplets named Myles, Leo and Gerry Fitzgerald are now all grown up, but when they appeared in the original film when they were only 5-years-old, and again in the 2004 sequel.