Is Holly Hunter Engaged?

It was her sparkly ring that caught his eye and he couldn’t let it go.

Craig Ferguson tried mightily to tease an engagement announcement out of Oscar-winning actress Holly Hunter on CBS’s The Late Late Show airing Thursday, but she would only drop hints.

Pointing to her left hand, Ferguson asked, “Do you have some news?” Hunter regarded the ring and then looked up at Ferguson with a smile, replying, “Well, you know ”

Twins for Oscar Winner Holly Hunter

Oscar-winning actress Holly Hunter, 47, and her partner, actor Gordon MacDonald, are seeing double: The couple has welcomed twins.

“She had the babies,” the star’s publicist tells PEOPLE. “They are happy and healthy.”

No other details were immediately available. These are the first children for The Piano star and the British actor.

Hunter, who is one of seven children herself, voiced the role of the mother Helen Parr (also known as Elastigirl) in 2004’s animated movie smash The Incredibles.

Holly Hunter, 47, Pregnant With Twins

Oscar winner Holly Hunter is to be a first-time mother – to twins – at age 47, her rep confirms to PEOPLE.

“She is expecting with twins, and she is due this winter,” says her rep. The gender of the babies is not yet known.

The father is Hunter’s partner, British actor Gordon MacDonald. This will mark his first time out as a dad.