Katherine Mathilda "Tilda" Swinton (born 5 November 1960) is a British actress known for both arthouse and mainstream films. She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in Michael Clayton.

Katherine Mathilda "Tilda" Swinton (born 5 November 1960) is a British actress known for both arthouse and mainstream films. She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in Michael Clayton.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 108

Birthday 1960-11-05

Place of Birth London, England, UK

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Also Known As

  • Тильда Суинтон
  • ティルダ・スウィントン
  • 틸다 스윈턴
  • تيلدا سوينتون
  • ทิลดา สวินตัน
  • 蒂達·史雲頓
  • Lutz Ebersdorf

Acting TV ShowsMovies

The Souvenir: Part II as Julie's Mother
Three Thousand Years of Longing
Women Making Films: A New Road Movie Through Cinema
The French Dispatch
2021 Doctor Strange 2 as Yan / The Ancient One
2019 The Personal History of David Copperfield as Betsey Trotwood
2019 The Souvenir as Julie's Mother
2019 The Dead Don't Die
2019 Avengers: Endgame as The Ancient One
2018 Women Make Film: A New Road Movie Through Cinema as Narrator (voice)
2018 Suspiria as Madame Blanc / Helena Markos / Dr. Klemperer
2018 Sitges - 51st Fantastic International Film Festival of Catalonia as Herself
2018 Isle of Dogs as Oracle (voice)
2017 Letters From Generation RX as narration
2017 Last and First Men as Narrator
2017 Okja as Lucy Mirando / Nancy Mirando
2017 The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger as Herself
2017 War Machine as German Politician
2017 async - first light
2017 Doctor Strange: Strange Company as Herself
2016 Doctor Strange as The Ancient One
2016 Letters from Baghdad as Gertrude Bell (voice)
2016 Hail, Caesar! as Thora Thacker / Thessaly Thacker
2015 A Bigger Splash as Marianne Lane
2015 Trainwreck as Dianna
2015 B-Movie: Lust & Sound in West-Berlin
2015 Dreams Rewired as Narrator
2014 Antarctica: On the Edge as Narrator
2014 Travelling at Night with Jim Jarmusch as Herself
2014 The Grand Budapest Hotel as Madame Céline Villeneuve Desgoffe-und-Taxis
2013 Only Lovers Left Alive as Eve
2013 The Zero Theorem as Dr. Shrink-Rom
2013 Death for a Unicorn as Narrator (voice)
2013 Snowpiercer as Minister Mason
2013 When Bjork Met Attenborough as Narrator
2013 Amore carne
2013 One Water
2012 Moonrise Kingdom as Social Services
2012 Song 1 as Self
2011 Cinema Is Everywhere as Herself
2011 We Need to Talk About Kevin as Eva Khatchadourian
2010 14 Actors Acting as Herself
2010 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader as The White Witch
2010 Climate of Change as Narrator
2009 The Invisible Frame as The Cyclist
2009 I Am Love as Emma Recchi
2009 Getting On (1 episode) as Elke
2009 The Limits of Control as Blonde
2008 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button as Elizabeth Abbott
2008 Burn After Reading as Katie Cox
2008 The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian as White Witch
2008 Derek as Narrator
2008 Julia as Julia
2007 Michael Clayton as Karen Crowder
2007 The Man from London as Camélia
2007 Faceless as Narrator (voice)
2007 Here's Looking at You, Boy as Herself
2007 Strange Culture as Hope Kurtz
2007 Sleepwalkers as Violinist working as a Copy Clerk
2006 Deep Water as Narrator
2006 Galapagos (3 episodes) as Herself - Presenter
2006 Stephanie Daley as Lydie Crane
2005 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe as White Witch
2005 The Somme as Narrator
2005 Broken Flowers as Penny
2005 Constantine as Gabriel
2005 Thumbsucker as Audrey Cobb
2003 The Statement as Annemarie Livi
2003 Young Adam as Ella Gault
2002 Adaptation. as Valerie Thomas
2002 Tilda Swinton: The Love Factory as Herself
2002 Teknolust as Rosetta / Ruby / Marinne / Olive
2001 Vanilla Sky as Rebecca Dearborn
2001 The Deep End as Margaret Hall
2000 The Beach as Sal
2000 Possible Worlds as Joyce
1999 The Protagonists as Actress
1999 The War Zone as Mum
1999 Conceiving Ada as Ada Augusta Byron King, Countess of Lovelace
1998 Love Is the Devil: Study for a Portrait of Francis Bacon as Muriel Belcher
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1 episode)
1996 Female Perversions as Evelyn Stephens
1994 Remembrance of Things Fast: True Stories Visual Lies
1994 Glitterbug as Herself
1993 The Open Universe as Carla
1993 Blue
1993 Wittgenstein as Lady Ottoline Morrell
1992 Orlando as Orlando
1991 Edward II as Isabella
1990 Your Cheatin' Heart (6 episodes) as Cissie Crouch
1990 The Garden as Madonna/Voice Overs
1989 Play Me Something as Hairdresser
1989 War Requiem as The Nurse
1989 A Call To Arms
1989 Volcano Saga as Gudrun
1988 Cycling the Frame as The Cyclist
1988 Degrees of Blindness
1987 The Last of England
1987 Friendship's Death as Friendship
1987 Aria as Young Girl
1987 Depuis le Jour
1986 Caprice as Lucky (as Matilda Swinton)
1986 Egomania: Island Without Hope as Sally
1986 Caravaggio as Lena
1986 Zastrozzi: A Romance (4 episodes)


2017 Okja Co-Producer
2011 We Need to Talk About Kevin Executive Producer
2009 I Am Love Producer
2008 Derek Executive Producer
2006 Stephanie Daley Executive Producer


2017 The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Writer
2012 Here Idea
2008 Derek Writer


2017 The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Director

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