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Thandie Newton

About Thandie Newton

Thandie Newton is a film actress.

Personal Biography


Ol Parker is her husband. Parker said she dumped her ex-boyfriend because she fell in love with Ol Parker.

Thandie has two daughters - Ripley and Nico. She said she enjoyed giving birth that she dosent mind giving birth every year.


She says that she shares a strong bond with men because she does not flirt with them. She regrets starting her career at a young age, and getting into a troubled relationship with director John Duigan as a teen.

Professional Biography

As actress

Thandie, in September 08, revealed that when she was offered a role in Charlies Angels, she declined the offer because she was worried it would make her too famous.

As an acting teacher

Reports in June 09 suggested that Newton will soon be giving acting lessons to children in the slums of South Africa under the ages of Oprah Winfrey's Leadership Academy.

Thandie Newton Quotes

  • Birth is very challenging in the best way possible. Every fibre of your being is alive

Thandie Newton in News

Entertainment One Inks Exclusive Multi-Year International Output Deal With AMC Networks
Leading independent studio Entertainment One (eOne) (LSE: ETO) announced today it has signed an exclusive multi-year distribution agreement whereby eOne will handle international distribution for all original scripted series from U.S. based AMC Networks' AMC and Sundance Channel

Amy Adams Wears Jacob Arabo Jewelry to Pre-BAFTA Dinner
The BAFTAs are a genuinely global film awards event, getting more star-studded, glamorous and glitzier each year. It's the biggest night in the British film calendar, a red-carpet event that many celebrities kick off with the annual Charles Finch & Chanel Pre-BAFTA Dinner

Novak Djokovic and Vivian Cheruiyot Take Top Honors at 2012 Laureus World Sports Awards
Novak Djokovic and Vivian Cheruiyot received top prizes at the 13th annual Laureus World Sports Awards, the premier honors on the international sporting calendar, which were announced this evening at the Awards Ceremony in the heart of London at Central Hall, Westminster. Djokovic was named the Laureus World Sportsman of the Year and Cheruiyot received the Laureus World Sportswoman of the Year

Thandie Newton 'never cleanses' face in morning
Actress Thandie Newton has revealed that she "never cleanses" her face in the morning because she prefers the natural approach.

Thandie Newton wishes she had freckles
Thandie Newton has revealed that she would love to have freckles on her face.

Thandie Newton's secret beauty weapon is turmeric
Thandie Newton has revealed that she relies on spice turmeric to keep her skin looking good.

Thandie Newton says no to plastic surgery
Thandie Newton has said that she'll never go under the knife, as she doesn't want to lose the ability to express herself.

Thandie Newton says there are no rules to parenting
Thandie Newton has said that she doesn't believe in parenting rules and would rather lead by example.

Thandie Newton shocked over 'Winslet' comment
'The Pursuit of Happyness' star Thandie Newton has revealed that she was once left speechless when a fellow actor commiserated with her for not being British actress Kate Winslet.

Naomi Watts reveals how she became a Hollywood power player
Naomi Watts struggled for years before getting a big break in Hollywood.

2012 named most absurd science fiction film by NASA
Hollywood blockbuster 2012, starring John Cusack and Thandie Newton, is the worst ever science fiction film, according to NASA scientists.

Dewar’s Announces TED Partnership
DEWAR’S® Scotch Whisky is excited to announce its partnership with TED, the organisation devoted to ideas worth spreading. Dewar’s is supporting the TEDGlobal 2011 conference, which is being held in Edinburgh for the first time this year, from July 11th - 15th

Atlantic Records Proudly Announces the Release of "FOR COLORED GIRLS: MUSIC FROM AND INSPIRED BY THE ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK"; 13 Song Collection Includes New Music From Estelle, Janelle Monae, Laura Izibor, Macy Gray, Gladys Knight, Leona Lewis, and More; Soundtrack Arrives in Stores and
Atlantic Records is proud to announce today's release of "FOR COLORED GIRLS: MUSIC FROM AND INSPIRED BY THE ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK," the all-female musical companion to the upcoming Lionsgate drama. The much buzzed about film -- directed and executive produced by Tyler Perry -- premieres in theatres nationwide this Friday, November 5th

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