Hilary Swank Celebrates Her First Mother’s Day After Welcoming Twins: ‘Happy Mama’s Day!’
This is Hilary Swank’s first Mother’s Day. The 48-year-old Oscar-winning actress celebrated the holiday for the first time since the early April birth of her twins, a son and a daughter, who she shares with husband Philip Schneider.
The new mom shared the sweet gifts she got for her special day while wishing followers a happy Mother’s Day. Showing a charm that reads “Mama,” she said, “Happy Mama’s day! Happy Mother’s Day everyone!”
The actress explained that the charm was vintage and was customized to add her birthstone. She also showed off her flowers and a card from her family.Swank announced the birth of her twins in an Instagram post last month.
“It wasn’t easy. But boy (and girl!) was it worth it. 👼🏼🤍👼🏼,” the Alaska Daily star wrote, captioning a photo of her holding her newborn babies on each shoulder, while looking out at a sunset across the water.
“Happy Easter! 🐣🐣,” she added. “Posting from pure Heaven. 🙌🏽.”Swank announced her pregnancy on Good Morning America in October 2022, sharing that she and Schneider would be welcoming twins. “This is something that I’ve been wanting for a long time and my next thing is I’m gonna be a mom,” said the actress at the time. “And not just of one, but of two. I can’t believe it.”
Swank also appeared during a guest spot on The Late Late Show with James Corden in January, when she explained that expecting twins left her marveling at the miracle of pregnancy. “I feel like women are superheroes,” the actress said. “What our bodies do? I have such, like, a whole newfound respect. I mean, I love women, I’ve always loved women, but now, I’m like, ‘Wow, we can do this!’ ”