Date: 14th July 2008

Jolie gives birth to boy and girl

Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie has given birth to twins at a hospital in southern France.

The 33-year-old had a boy, Knox Leon, and a girl, Vivienne Marcheline, by Caesarean section on Saturday evening, according to her doctor.

Actor Brad Pitt, the twins' father, was by her side in the delivery room.

"He was perfectly calm and everything went well," Dr Michel Sussmann told reporters. "The parents and the babies are in excellent health."

Source: Press Release