George and Amal Clooney welcome birth of twins

Ella and Alexander Clooney were born Tuesday

George and Amal Clooney. (AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — George and Amal Clooney have welcomed twins Ella and Alexander Clooney.

Amal Clooney arrives at Chatham House in London, Wednesday March 29, 2017, to give a speech on war crimes in Syria and Iraq. The barrister will be joined by Zeid Raad Al Hussein, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights for the event. (Lauren Hurley/PA via AP)

The pair was born Tuesday morning, according to George Clooney’s publicist Stan Rosenfield. He says both are “happy, healthy and doing fine.”

Jokes Rosenfield, “George is sedated and should recover in a few days.”