49-year-old actress and Oscar winner Tilda Swinton is known for her unique looks and off-beat choice of film roles, so it makes sense that the tabloids would love it if her personal life were just as interesting and messy.
Unfortunately for them, Tilda recently decided to clear up the rumors that she is involved in a menage a trois and wants everyone to know that her romantic life is normal and not the stuff of a B-movie film script. Tilda Swinton’s Odd, Um, Arrangement
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"I have never been married. I have two children with John Byrne," she told Bust Magazine. "And we've not been a couple for many years, and we're very close friends, and we bring up our children together.
"For the last five years, I've been in another relationship. It's very boring and it's important to rectify, because there's some fantasy about us all living in a big hut together."
The fact that she is friends with her ex is something that not everyone can relate to, explains Tilda. Is Traditional Marriage On Its Last Legs?
"I think people are so used to the concept of people having children with somebody and then, somehow, ending up estranged from one another, that when people come along who really are there as a family forever... it's radical and somehow frightening."
"I think many more people live in the way that we do - in a state of real love and support - than newspapers might lead you to believe. I think newspapers love a bit of friction, and we're a pretty friction-free zone. It's pretty dull."
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So let the record show that Tilda Swinton's love life is totally normal. And as much as we'd love to read about all of the juicy details, she is not living in a hut with two men, OK?
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