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Taylor Swift is an American singer-songwriter. In addition to playing Bombalurina in the 2019 Cats movie, she also co-wrote a new song for the movie titled "Beautiful Ghosts".

Cats Credits[]

Cats Movie 2019 - Bombalurina

Cats Movie 2019 - Lyricist, "Beautiful Ghosts"

Career (2019)[]

As a child, Taylor began studying musical theater and traveled to New York City for vocal and acting training. She released her first record in 2004, publishing ten albums in both country and pop genres, the most recent of which are Evermore (2020) and Midnights (2022). She is known for narrative songs about her personal life, which have received widespread media coverage. Taylor is an owner of four Album of the Year awards, winning 14 Grammys throughout her career. Taylor previously acted and voice acted in films Hannah Montana: The Movie, Valentine's Day, Dr. Seuss' The Lorax, and had a supporting role in The Giver. In July 2018, Taylor was cast in the 2019 film Cats, Taylor had a minor role in the 2021 film Amsterdam.



  • She is also the recipient of 10 Grammys, one Emmy, 23 Billboard Music Awards, and 12 Country Music Association Awards, and she holds six Guinness World Records. She has appeared in Time's 100 most influential people in the world (2010 and 2015) and Forbes' lists of top-earning women in music (2011–2015), 100 most powerful women (2015), and Celebrity 100 (2016).
  • Taylor had previously auditioned for the Tom Hooper-directed film adaptation of Les Misérables.
  • In 2018, she appeared on a segment of the Late Late Show alongside host James Corden, who portrays Bustopher Jones in Cats.
  • Taylor co-chaired the 2016 Met Gala with fellow Cats actor Idris Elba. She and Elba also presented the awards for Best Original Score and Best Original Song at the 76th Golden Globes in 2019.
  • An audio bit featuring fellow Cats actors Idris Elba and James Corden's voices feature on the song "London Boy" off of her 2019 album release, Lover.
  • During a livestream leading up to the release of her 2019 album Lover, she compared her previous albums to Cats characters, citing the debut to be Victoria, Fearless to be Jemima, Speak Now to be Gus, Red to be Bombalurina, 1989 to be Mistoffelees, Reputation to be Grizabella, and Lover to be Munkustrap.