It’s Famous Friday!
Thandie Newton Melanie Thandiwe "Thandie" Newton, daughter of Zimbabwean Princess, Nyasha and English laboratory technician and artist, Nick Newton, was born November 6, 1972. Thandie grew up in the town of Penzance in Cornwall, England. She grew up in a basically all white community, so as a child she felt out of place because of her skin color. Thandie states that as a child “I used to feel - as neither white nor black, but as a bridge between both.” I think this is a great message for everyone. We [...]