The famous Hollywood actress participated in this year's edition of The Venice Film Festival. The jury recognized her career by giving the actress The Golden Lion Award for Lifetime Achievement, the most important one at the festival. She went to Venice to promote the short film "The Human Voice" directed by Pedro Almodovar being the director's first English language work.
Tilda Swinton is known and recognized as an interesting and kind of mysterious artist. She is a famous actress, but she is not usually in the spotlight for her private life, actually, we are sure you had no idea about the facts we are about to present to you about her life and career. Let's have a look, shall we?
1- She studied at "West Heath Girls School" and had no other than Princess Diana as a classmate.
2-The great actress is not only an actress but also an actor. What? Yes, she played three male characters during her career. Mozart, in a play, a nobleman in "Orlando" and a genderless angel in "Constantine".
3-Tilda volunteer for two years in Africa and Kenya, working with children before she even studied for being an actress.
4- This is the most interesting fact about her artistic career. She was displayed sleeping in a glass case for a week in "The Maybe".
5-Patrik Wolf's "The Bachelor" album has 4 songs sang by the actress/actor/singer Tilda Swinton.
There are many more curious facts about her for sure, do you have any? Share it with us.