Brent Kinsman and Shane Kinsman (Los Angeles, California, November 13, 1997) are American twin child actors who typically portray rambunctious twins, most notably, as Kyle and Nigel Baker in the 2003 film Cheaper by the Dozen[2] and its 2005 sequel Cheaper by the Dozen 2. They also had featured roles as Porter and Preston Scavo on the popular ABC television series Desperate Housewives for four years (replaced by Charlie Carver and Max Carver from season 5). People also mistake the Kinsman twins for being in the Teen Wolf, MTV series as Ethan and Aiden (who were played as Max Carver and Charlie Carver).

Filmography

YearTitleRoleNotes
2003Cheaper by the DozenKyle and Nigel Baker
2004-2008Desperate HousewivesPorter and Preston Scavo
2005Cheaper by the Dozen 2Kyle and Nigel Baker
2008ERCurly and Larry Weddington

Awards

Awards
YearResultAwardCategoryNominated Work
2004WonYoung Artist AwardsBest Young Ensemble in a Feature FilmCheaper by the Dozen
2006NominatedYoung Artist AwardsBest Young Ensemble in a Feature FilmCheaper by the Dozen 2
WonScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a TV SeriesDesperate Housewives
2007NominatedScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a TV Series
2008NominatedScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a TV Series
2009NominatedScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a TV Series