"Monique is doing well and the twins are well also," says her rep.
The baby boys, Jonathan and David, were born at 10:30 pm at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles. The twins were two months premature and weigh 4 lbs and 3 lbs respectively, but are doing fine says her rep. Their father is Mo'Nique's fiancé, Sidney Hicks, 38, who was the actress’s high school sweetheart.
"Sid and I are ecstatic with our two bundles of joy, David and Jonathan. They are beautiful babies. Everyone is doing great," Mo'Nique tells PEOPLE.
The 37-year-old Mo'Nique, whose full name is Mo'Nique Imes-Jackson, gained popularity playing single mom Nikki Parker on the UPN sitcom. This year she also hosted Mo'Nique's Fat Chance, a beauty pageant for full-figured women, and on Friday she opens in the new movie Domino, starring Keira Knightley.
Mo'Nique also has a son from a former marriage to Mark Jackson.