Tilda Swinton showed off her cheeky sense of humour at the premiere of “The French Dispatch” on Monday, July 12. 

The actress was caught playing a prank on co-star Timothée Chalamet as the audience gave the film a standing ovation. 

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Swinton sneakily stuck a “Tilda Swinton” sign on Chalamet’s back while giving him a hug. 

Variety executive editor Ramin Setoodeh, who caught the moment on camera, tweeted:


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“The French Dispatch” also stars Benicio del Toro, Adrien Brody, Léa Seydoux, Frances McDormand, Bill Murray, and Owen Wilson.

The movie is set at the outpost of an American newspaper in a fictional 20th-century French city that brings to life a collection of stories published in “The French Dispatch Magazine”.

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The film hits theatres on October 22.