Tilda Swinton Wiki, Bio, Age, Net worth, Family, and more.

Tilda Swinton
Tilda Swinton

About Tilda Swinton

Tilda Swinton is a British Actress. Her full name is Katherine Matilda Swinton and she is popular with her leading roles in Independent films.

Her academic qualification is that she attended three different schools namely Queen’s Gate School in London, the West Heath Girls School, and Fettes College. West Heath was a boarding school and Swinton was against boarding schools because she felt it was a lonely and isolating environment.

Further, she spend two years in South Africa and Kenya as a volunteer. She completed her graduation with a degree in Social and Political Sciences from New Hall at the University of Cambridge.

Tilda Swinton Age

Tilda Swinton was born on 5 November 1960 and her age in 2021 is 60 years. Her birthday is on 5 November and birthplace is London, England, United Kingdom.

Tilda Swinton Family and Relationship

Her father’s name is Sir John Swinton who was a British Army Officer and the Laird of Kimmerghame House, mother’s name is Judith Balfour whose profession is not known, and her siblings include three brothers but their information is not available.

She was in a relationship with John Byrne who is a Scottish artist and playwright in late 1990s. In the year 1997 the couple welcomed their twins Xavier Swinton Byrne and Honor Swinton Byrne who is a Scottish actress.

Since 2004 she is involved romantically with her partner Sandro Kopp who is a German painter. Currently she lives in Nairn and overlooks the Moray Firth in the Highland region of Scotland with her children and partner.

Recently, in an interview in 2021 she identified herself as a queer.

Tilda Swinton Earnings and Assets

She is an Actress by profession and has performed in number of films in her career. Through this she has earned a good income. Her estimated net worth is $10 to $15 million.

Tilda Swinton Body Measurement

She has a height of 5 feet 10 inches and her weight is approximately 67 kg. Her body measurements are 34-26-35 and she has green eyes and blonde hair color.


While studying at Cambridge, she joined the Communist Party and later joined the Scottish Socialist Party. She began performing on stage when she was in college.

In the year 1984 she joined the Royal Shakespeare Company and appeared in Measure for Measure. She made her acting debut in 1986 with the film Caravaggio. Later she worked in different theatres, films, and on television as well.

Some of her projects include Zastrozzi: A Romance, The Last of England, Orlando, The Deep End, The Beach, Vanilla Sky, Young Adam, Burn After Reading, Avengers: Endgame, etc.

Apart from this she has also collaborated with various fashion designers and has a political background.


  1. Tilda Swinton is a British actress.
  2. She is active on Instagram with 56.1K followers, Facebook, and Twitter with 71.2K followers.
  3. For her outstanding acting skills she has received awards like Golden Globe Award, Screen Actors Guild Award, BAFTA Award, British Academy Scotland Award, European Film Award, etc.
  4. In 2020 she was awarded the British Film Institute Fellowship.
  5. She is popular for her performance in The Chronicles of Narnia Series.
  6. Even though born in London she considers herself Scottish.
  7. Her mother was Australian.
  8. In the year 2009 she signed a petition in support of Roman Polanski who was charged for drugging and raping a 13-year-old girl.