James Martin with Chris Evans' babies

Chris Evans shows off adorable newborn twins as they make TV debut

James Martin had a little cuddle with the tots

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Chris Evans has proudly showed off his gorgeous newborn twins to the world three months after his wife Natasha Shishmanian gave birth.

The doting dad, 52, will appear on this weekend’s James Martin’s Saturday Morning and his baby son Walt and daughter Boo will join him.

Radio 2 host Chris introduces his little ones ahead of his cooking stint and host James even had a little cuddle with the tots.

James Martin with Chris Evans' babies
James had a cuddle with the adorable tots (Credit: Shutterstock)

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Walt and Boo looked super cute in festive Christmas babygros as James held them while posing for the camera.

In September, Chris confirmed the twins’ arrival on the Radio 2 Breakfast show.

The statement, read out on air, said: “Ping and Pong arrived safe and well last night.

“Ping popped her head out at 22.10, Pong popped his head out 12 minutes later at 22 minutes past 10. Both healthy, both strong, happy and blessed, as was mum throughout.”

He added: “Infinite thanks to the amazing team at Frimley Park Hospital, amazing people, amazing professionals, helping dreams come true. Thank you.”

James Martin with Chris Evans' babies
Chris’ twins were born in September (Credit: Shutterstock)

A day later, the couple revealed their babies’ names.

Meanwhile, during James’ show, Chris opens up about leaving his Radio 2 Breakfast show after bagging a role at Virgin Radio, which will launch in January 2019.

Chris tells James: “The BBC is a marvellous and wonderful place and I thank them for everything.

“I have no complaints whatsoever. I had an amazing time there – to take over Terry’s [Wogan] show was such an honour and such a treat.

“I survived it and lived to tell the tale. I can see bright, bright sunshine, I can see blue, blue skies and I can’t wait to get to Virgin Radio.”

Chris welcomed his twins in September (Credit: FameFlynet)

Earlier this week, Chris revealed he said “yes” to appearing on Strictly Come Dancing next year.

During an appearance on The One Show on Wednesday, host Alex Jones said: “If rumours are to be believed, Chris Evans, you probably won’t have time to do panto next year.

“Can you deny or confirm that you will be on Strictly?”

Chris replied: “Well, I have said yes, I have said yes.” He then joked he only wants to take part in the show so his wife, Natasha Shishmanian, can get tickets.

Chris Evans pictured at the House of Sky Q launch event to celebrate the arrival of Netflix on Sky, held at the Vinyl Factory, Soho London.
Chris appeared to confirm he’s signed up to the show (Credit: Wenn)

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“So you and my wife can go and have a great time and I will be terrified backstage.”

Chris, who will host his final show for Radio 2 on December 24, said he met the commissioning editor of Strictly for a cup of tea and was warned, “it’s not as easy as maybe you imagine it will be”.

He added: “I think what’s funny about it, everyone puts it off and tries and keep it a secret. No, announce now, we’re doing it now.”

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