Thandie Newton

1972 - Today

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Melanie Thandiwe Newton Parker (born 6 November 1972), known professionally as Thandie Newton (), is an English actress. Newton is known for her starring roles, such as the title character in Beloved (1998), Nyah Nordoff-Hall in Mission: Impossible 2 (2000), Christine in Crash (2004), for which she received a BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Linda in The Pursuit of Happyness (2006), Stella in RockNRolla (2008), Condoleezza Rice in W. (2008), Laura Wilson in 2012 (2009), and Val in Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018). Since 2016, Newton has played the sentient android, the madam Maeve Millay, in the HBO science fiction-western series Westworld, for which she earned a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series and two Critics Choice Awards, as well as Golden Globe Award, Saturn Award, and Screen Actors Guild Award nominations. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thandie Newton has received more than 10,538,907 page views. Her biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 38 in 2019). Thandie Newton is the 2,288th most popular actor (up from 2,548th in 2019), the 2,216th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,426th in 2019) and the 298th most popular British Actor.

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  • 62.67

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 43

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.86

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.47

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Thandie Newton ranks 2,288 out of 10,030. Before her are Rosanna Schiaffino, María Conchita Alonso, Anil Kapoor, David Boreanaz, Tuesday Weld, and Kaspar Capparoni. After her are Rick Hoffman, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ciara, Tia Carrere, Lulu, and Dana Andrews.

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Among people born in 1972, Thandie Newton ranks 55Before her are Asghar Farhadi, Marlon Wayans, Sofia Helin, Juanes, Michael Chang, and Karel Poborský. After her are Leymah Gbowee, Selma Blair, Billie Joe Armstrong, Jennie Garth, Jonny Lee Miller, and Eric Dane.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Thandie Newton ranks 2,216 out of 6,924. Before her are Mark Rylance (1960), Richard Baxter (1615), Jimmy Greaves (1940), Mark Williams (1959), John Robison (1739), and John Stott (1921). After her are Ken Robinson (1950), James Herbert Brennan (1940), John Sulston (1942), Philippa Foot (1920), Lulu (1948), and Tim Hunt (1943).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Thandie Newton ranks 298Before her are Leo G. Carroll (1886), Rachel Roberts (1927), Lily Collins (1989), Olivia Colman (1974), Mark Rylance (1960), and Mark Williams (1959). After her are Lulu (1948), Tania Mallet (1941), Bernard Fox (1927), John Williams (1903), Jonny Lee Miller (1972), and Naomie Harris (1976).

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