Iconoclastic and risk-taking, Tilda Swinton uses her subtle acting skills and striking looks in a unique range of roles, which, luckily for us, includes a select number of historical costume movies.
Lena in Caravaggio (1986)
Orlando in Orlando (1992)
Lady Ottoline Morrell in Wittgenstein (1993)
Ada Augusta Byron King, Countess of Lovelace in Conceiving Ada (1997)
Elizabeth Abbott in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
Madame D. in The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
Thora Thacker / Thessaly Thacker in Hail, Caesar! (2016)
What’s your favorite historical costume role of Tilda Swinton’s?