Happy Birthday: Thandie Newton

WILDsound Writing and Film Festival Review

thandienewton.jpgThandie Newton

Born: November 6, 1972 in London, England, UK

Married to: Ol Parker (11 July 1998 – present) (3 children)

Having children is life-changing, to state the obvious. It’s a gigantic shift in your life and I welcomed it. Not to put too fine a point on it, there’s something about the shame that goes with sexual exploitation, deviance, whatever. As a woman, having a baby psychologically erases it all from your body. And that, for me, was incredibly important.

Interview with the Vampire
1994
dir. Neil Jordan
Starring
Brad Pitt
Tom Cruise
Mission Impossible II
2000
dir. John Woo
Starring
Tom Cruise
Newton
NORBITNorbit
2007
dir. Brian Robbins
Starring
Eddie Murphy
Newton
RUN FATBOY RUNRun Fatboy Run
2007
dir. David Schwimmer
Starring
Simon Pegg
Newton
How to Lose Friends and Alienate People
dir. Robert B. Weide
Starring
Simon Pegg
Jeff Bridges
Vanishing on 7th StreetVANISHING ON 7TH STREET
dir. Brad Anderson
Stars:
Hayden…

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