The couple gushed about their longtime friends Clooney and Amal to PEOPLE on Thursday at Umami Burger’s latest artist series collaboration in Santa Monica, California.
“George has always been so great with our kids that he doesn’t need advice,” Gerber, 54, said. “He is going to be an amazing dad, Amal is going to be an incredible mother.”
PEOPLE confirmed in February that Clooney and Amal are expecting twins.
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Gerber and Crawford, 51, are already experienced parents, sharing two children, Kaia, 15, and 17-year-old Presley. Gerber said the children have known Clooney “since they were born.”
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“He hasn’t asked for advice and I don’t think he needs any,” Gerber said. “He’s just going to do it his way, and it will be the right way.”
Crawford opened up about her kids’ relationship with the actor, noting that she and Gerber used to make their children put a dollar in a jar each time they said a curse word.
“So, George would just give them a hundred bucks at the beginning of the trip,” Crawford said.
Gerber chimed in: “He’d be like, ‘Let me just get this out of the way! Here’s a hundred bucks!’ “
“His kids might be well-versed in cursing, but I’m sure Amal will temper that,” Crawford continued.