Julia Roberts has banned her actor brother from talking publicly about her and her two children.

The superstar actress recently ended her longtime rift with Eric Roberts and invited him to visit her and her and husband DANNY MODER's nine-month old twins PHINNEAUS and HAZEL.

But he has been banned from talking about them to the press.

He tells the New York Daily News, "Mom has told me Mom wants to talk about the kids.

"Mom doesn't want Uncle talking about the kids."