Being a twin is quite unique. In fact, only 3.2% of the people on planet Earth fall under the category. There are many advantages to growing up with a twin sibling, like always having someone your own age to play with, for example.
Moreover, these duos also seem to share a unique bond that only other twins can truly understand. This bond seems to allow them to elevate one another, which is why when one brother or sister is successful, the other twin is usually right there with them. To illustrate some examples of this phenomenon, here are 10 sets of twins who are worth a fortune.
10 Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, collectively known as The Olsen Twins, began their careers as child stars on the popular sitcom Full House. The duo shared the role of Michelle Tanner on the series from 1987 to 1995. They would go on to appear in several television shows and films before retiring from acting in 2012. These days, the twins are making waves—and a fortune—in the fashion industry. The former sitcom stars are the creators of The Row, a high-end fashion line. They are also behind other clothing brands like Olsenboye and StyleMint. The Olsen Twins have created a fashion empire and, according to Elle, are worth over $400 million.
9 The Bella Twins
The Bella Twins, Nikki and Brie, are two of the most successful women the sport of professional wrestling has ever produced. This recently-retired duo signed with World Wrestling Entertainment in 2007 and went on to become two of the company’s top female acts. In fact, both women held the WWE Women’s Championship at various points in their respective careers. Outside of the ring, The Bella Twins have also become successful reality television stars. They have appeared on the E! hit series Total Divas and their own spin-off Total Bellas. The sisters have also created their own wine label and fashion line. Between their many ventures, the duo has amassed a network of around $12 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
8 Laverne Cox and M. Lamar
Laverne Cox is an actress who best known for portraying Sophia Burset on the hit series Orange Is the New Black. She made entertainment history by becoming the first transgender Primetime Emmy Award nominee.
Cox’ twin brother is none other than musician M Lamar. In total, Lamar has released 4 albums including Souls on Lockdown (2010) and his most recent effort, Surveillance Punishment and the Black Psyche (2017). He also starred in Orange Is the New Black.
Idol Net Worth claims Lamar is worth a total of $23 million. His sister, Laverne Cox has a net worth of about $2 million, as reported by Celebrity Net Worth.
7 Dylan & Cole Sprouse
Dylan and Cole Sprouse are twin brothers who made a name for themselves appearing on the Disney Chanel series known as The Suite Life of Zack & Cody. The two men, who are often referred to as the Sprouse brothers, were considered teen heartthrobs in the late-2000s. Outside of The Suite Life of Zack & Cody, the former Disney stars have also starred in several films, many of which were of the straight-to-DVD variety. The pair even launched their own clothing line.
Celebrity Net Worth reports that the former child stars have accumulated a combined net worth of around $16 million.
6 Scarlett & Hunter Johansson
Scarlett Johansson is one of the biggest names in Hollywood, having starred in films like The Avengers, The Horse Whisper, and Ghost World. She is consistently featured in the Forbes Celebrity 100 as one of the entertainment industries highest paid performers.
The Avenger's star has a twin brother named Hunter Johansson, who is a successful actor in his own right. He is best known for his appearance in the 1996 film Manny & Lo, which also featured his famous sister.
While Hunter Johansson’s exact net worth is unknown, Networth Bio Wiki believes he’s worth millions. Even if he’s not, his sister’s net worth is a cool $140 million (according to Showbiz Cheatsheet), which easily makes them one of the wealthiest sets of twins on the planet, even if things are bit lopsided.
5 Brittany & Cynthia Daniel
Twin sisters Cynthia and Brittany Daniel are actresses who are best known for playing the Wakefield sisters on the hit 90s television series Sweet Valley High. The blondes out of Gainesville, Florida were also the Doublemint Twins from the Doublemint chewing gum commercials back in the day.
Outside of television, Both ladies appeared in the 1995 film The Basketball Diaries. Folks also know Brittany Daniel as Kelly Pitts from The Game—a show that originally aired on BET. According to ArticleBio, The Daniel twins are worth a grand total of $7 million, with Brittany listed at $4 million and her sister Cythina at $3 million.
4 Giovanni and Marissa Ribisi
Giovanni Ribisi is an actor who has starred in several popular movies over the years; Ted, Saving Private Ryan, and Avatar are just a few of the films he has been featured in. Fans of television series Friends may remember him for his portrayal of Frank Buffay Jr on the show.
His twin sister, Marissa Ribisi is also a successful entertainer. She has flicks like The Brady Bunch Movie, Dazed and Confused, and Pleasantville. Ribisi has also appeared on several hit TV shows. Celebrity Net Worth reports that the duo is worth an estimated 44$ million; $34 million of which belongs to Giovanni, with Marissa accounting for the other $10 million.
3 Tia & Tamera Mowry
Tia and Tamera Mowry were child actors who became stars after landing the lead roles in the sitcom Sister, Sister, which aired from 1994 to 1999. The identical twin sisters also starred in several Disney Channel movies together. In 2011, the ladies appeared on their very own reality series, Tia & Tamera. As kids, the duo had some success in the music industry as part of an R&B girl group known as Voices. After roughly 25 years in entertainment, the sisters have managed to make some serious cash. In fact, Celebrity Net Worth says the pair is now worth around $8 million.
2 Rex & Rob Ryan
Rex and Rob Ryan are the twin sons of legendary football coach Buddy Ryan. The Ryan twins have both gone on to become successful NFL coaches in their own right. Rex Ryan has been associated with several teams over the years but is best known for his stint as the New York Jets head coach from 2009 to 2014. He was also a member of the Baltimore Raven’s staff when they won Super Bowl XXV.
His brother Rob has been a defensive coach for teams like the Dallas Cowboys and New Orleans Saints. He was also the linebackers coach for the Patriots when they won 2 Super Bowls in the early-2000s. Celebrity Net Worth shows that the brothers have a combined $32 million to their names, with Rex’s net worth listed at around $20 million and Rob accounting for the remainder.
1 Ronde and Tiki Barber
Twin brother Ronde and Tiki Barber both had outstanding careers in the National Football League (NFL). Ronde Barber was a cornerback who spent his entire career (1997-2012) with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He was a 5-time pro bowler who helped the Bucs win Super Bowl XXXVII. Barber currently works as a broadcaster.
The other Barber twin, Tiki, spent his career with the New York Giants (1997-2006). The talented running back made 3 pro bowl appearances and is in the New York Giants Ring of Honor. Tiki Barber is also a broadcaster.
These two gridiron greats are worth an estimated $26 million, based on the info provided by Celebrity Net Worth. $14 million of the total belongs to Tiki, and the other $12 million is Rondes.