However, producers didn’t see it that way and as a result, Linda and Lisa were often typecast. However, for reasons that remain unclear to this day, the Knoerzers were told they shouldn’t chew gum in the adverts. Here are the happy twins with Linda’s granddaughter. But she felt guilty for having such negative feelings towards her sister. They’re seen dressed in the more traditional Doublemint clothes similar to that of the original twins. Find out what is trending and never be out of the loop. Maurice was the first to go after unexpectedly dying from a heart attack on January 12, 2003, at the relatively young age of 53. “[We could] afford a beautiful apartment and travel and buy our mom a mink coat,” Jayne said. As a result, her confidence has been shattered, and it has also been detrimental to her relationship with her sister. There are a lot of small details in the new Frozen 2 trailer that suggest Elsa and Anna's parents might still be out there! This Is Us creator Dan Fogelman weighs in on the Season 5 premiere reveal that Randall's birth mother did not actually die in childbirth and survived her overdose. Sadly, only one of the three brothers, Barry Gibb, is still alive, as Maurice and Robin Gibb passed away. Patricia began her career in show business in 1972 along with her sister Cyb singing and dancing in Bob Hope's last USO Christmas tour of Vietnam. However, the twins have finally revealed the challenges that have threatened their relationship since their Doublemint days. These twins both went into acting and managed to find some success in that field. And the most amazing thing about it is that Linda is a grandmother! Also, there are other benefits that came out of Linda and Lisa’s recent reconciliation…, It seems light years since their time as the Doublemint Twins. “I think my lowest moment in this whole struggle, nothing felt good, but Lisa glued herself to me,” Linda said. Wrigley Jr. Co., which is based in Chicago and now operates as a subsidiary of candy giant Mars, launched the Doublemint brand in 1914. However, things haven’t always been peachy between the two. THE ACTORS: The original Doublemint twins were 21-year-old Hoosiers Jayne and Joan Knoerzer. “It was really incredible to be able to take those trips,” Lisa said. Even though she lived six miles away from Lisa in Atlanta, they felt like millions of miles apart. One specific thing that Linda learned was that perception can never be underestimated. They both exercise, play tennis, bridge, are social and so fun!!!! The Mackrell Twins had also worked as the Toni Twins from Toni Home Permanent. But who are the current twins representing Wrigley’s? Patricia graduated from Seneca High School in Louisville, Kentucky in 1969. They needed to be wholesome individuals. Long before the Yokubinas were even a thought in the world, there was another pair of twins that first represented Wrigley’s – Joan and Jayne Knoerzer. “[Wrigley] wanted to know where the twins lived, did they have a good reputation, and that they didn’t dance on tables or get drunk,” Joan Knoerzer said. Language. She revealed her struggles on an episode of Oprah: Where Are They Now? - IMDb Mini Biography By: After leaving Palatine, Illinois, only then did she realize how much she missed the place she had called home for more than three decades. However, things haven’t always been peachy between the two. Needless to say, the job would change their lives forever, for better or for worse…. The two are now 69 years old and while Andrea Hall has retired from acting, Deirdre is still going strong. However, this was all about to change…, After four years of fame and fortune, the Knoerzers’ run as the original Doublemint twins came to a sudden end. Lisa also knew that things had not been right for a while. Eventually, the 80s came along, and a new pair of twins were ready to take over…, In 1985, Wrigley’s cast Linda and Lisa Yokubinas to be the Doublemint models of the new era. This meant that both twins struggled to find individual work. But surely there was more at play here…, As they got older, Linda’s jealousy of her sister drove her away from her. The twins made a concerted effort to act as individuals. It seems like the Garza twins have a bright future ahead of them. Attended Seneca High School, Louisville, Kentucky. Patricia is the co-founder of the Barnstable Brown Foundation along with her sister Cyb and mother Wilma; this organization has raised over $2 million for Diabetes Research. The Yokubinas twins were the most recognizable faces of Wrigley’s gum for a decade. Lovely, sunny, and vibrant blonde bombshell Patricia Barnstable was born on May 23, 1951 in Louisville, Kentucky. Part of their adverts depicted them riding a joint bike in a variety of everyday situations. One of the biggest perks of their jobs was being able to travel around the country shooting their various ads. For Wrigley, the Knoerzer Twins ticked every box. Surely enough, they weren’t the only ones who were experiencing these problems. Over the course of their ten years at the company, the Yokubinas twins starred in six different adverts, all promoting the iconic brand of chewing gum. “It just formed a wall between us, it was really hard.” But you know what they say, time is the ultimate healer, and all it took was some time before Lisa got in touch with her sister to try and rebuild bridges. This would prove to be just the first of many utterances of the Doublemint twins…. Her movie roles have been less prominent than her television roles, but when you are Dr. Marlena Evans on Days of Our Lives, you stay pretty busy. Getty Images; FilmMagic Following a string of direct-to-video flicks and short-lived TV series, the Olsen twins set their sights on the fashion world. She realized how wrong it was that Linda wanted to virtually sever ties with her. In the caption of this photo, Linda wrote: “[She] calls me Yoma (A made-up grandma name that combines our nickname Yoko 1 and Yoko 2- derived from our maiden name Yokubinas – with Grandma) she’s only 17 months and gets confused now when she sees Lisa!” She’s the youngest looking grandma we’ve ever seen! They are 82 and gorgeous!!!!