Category Archives: Charity

Thandie interviewed on Channel 4

Thandie Newton spoke with Jon Snow today about the One Billion Rising campaign to stop violence against women. This campaign not only strives to raise awareness but also to educate women globally about their rights. On February 14 2013, Thandie along with … Continue reading

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“A chance for a Brave New World”

Thandie is online and sharing! Head over to OneBillionRising.org to read about “London Rising” and to get a rare glimpse into Thandie’s writing. How wonderful! This gives me renewed hope that someday I might convince her to delight us with an interview or … Continue reading

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Thandie rises to stop violence against women

“I don’t think you’re really living unless you’re giving” – Thandie Newton “One out of three women will be raped or beaten in her lifetime.” That’s one in three sisters, mothers, and daughters. Unthinkable. Unconscionable. Tragic, but true. V-Day’s “One … Continue reading

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One Billion Rising

It was confirmed today by Eve Ensler, founder of V-Day that Thandie Newton will be one of the artists participating in “LONDON RISING” – “a one night charity fundraising theatrical dance party”.   Thandie has been a supporter of V-day since … Continue reading

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Thandie and Ol attend the 2013 Cinema for Peace Gala for Humanity

The Cinema for Peace foundation which “promotes worldwide peace and understanding through the support of cinematographic works” held a gala event tonight attended by Thandie and her husband Ol Parker.  The foundation awarded Ben Affleck it’s humanitarian award for the work done … Continue reading

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