All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Tilda Swinton’

Susan Boyle Awarded Honorary Doctorate from Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

Susan Boyle, the woman who shocked judges back in 2009 on Britain’s Got Talent with her powerful vocals, was awarded an honorary doctorate from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland earlier in June. She was given the honor for ‘distinction in the field of music’ during a graduation ceremony. The honor from the academy, which also teaches dance and drama, is …

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Tilda Swinton Gets Poetic Over Amy Schumer

Time‘s 100 Most Influential People might be a mixed bag of the world’s movers and shakers, but it also showcases some oddball pairings and interesting prose, like what Tilda Swinton penned for Amy Schumer. The comedienne has shot to Time‘s list like a bullet and Swinton was given the enviable task of writing Schumer’s accompanying blurb. The result was a …

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Tilda Swinton at “The Grand Budapest Hotel” Premiere

Tilda Swinton appeared at the Berlin International Film Festival on Thursday to premiere Wes Anderson’s new star-studded film, The Grand Budapest Hotel, which follows the adventures of a legendary concierge at the famous hotel and all who come in contact with him. In the film, 53-year old Swinton plays a 84-year old countess named Madame D, the former mistress of …

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Tilda Swinton Honored at MoMA’s Annual Film Benefit

Tilda Swinton was honored Tuesday night in New York at the Museum of Modern Art’s annual Film Benefit. The tributes highlighted her 20-plus year acting career and her contributions to the world of modern art and fashion, according to the New York Times. The guest list at Tuesday night’s event was nothing short of astounding, and included everyone from Mayor …

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Tilda Swinton Honored at MoMA on 53rd Birthday

Until Tuesday night, actress Tilda Swinton hadn’t had a birthday party since she was nine years-old. But her 53rd birthday fête at the Museum of Modern Art changed all of that. “We had a trampoline,” Swinton said of her ninth birthday party. “But who knew that 53 would top even that?” The star-studded guest list included Jessica Biel, David Bowie, …

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