Place of Birth: London, England, U.K.
Date of Birth: November 6, 1972
Thandie Newton is a British actress. She played Linda in the film The Pursuit of Happyness.
Her mother, Nyasha, is Zimbabwean, and her father, Nick Newton, who is caucasian, is English. She was born and raised in London. The origin of her name, “Thandiwe”, may be Ndebele. Ndebele is the second most spoken native language in Zimbabwe.
Thandie is married to British director Ol Parker (Oliver Parker).
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