Thandiwe Newton

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Westworld season four review – nothing but a humdrum dramedy about sad singletons
The Man in Black is back! And Ariana DeBose joins as a glum twentysomething trawling dating apps. Has the show that once asked the biggest questions about humanity and technology really come to this?

Jack Seale

27, Jun, 2022 @9:10 PM

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Westworld: how the most glorious show on TV became the biggest mess
The once mysterious show-as-a-puzzlebox has, four seasons in, become nothing but an endless MacGuffin hunt. How maddening for its seven remaining fans

Joel Golby

25, Jun, 2022 @8:00 AM

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The best films of 2022 so far
Tilda Swinton aces Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s dreamy fable, director Clio Barnard’s forbidden affair and Catherine Clinch in The Quiet Girl rank in the pick of this year’s films

Guardian film

09, Jun, 2022 @6:03 AM

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Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo: ‘I’ve never heard us described as an island of joy before!’
Radio’s odd couple take questions from actors, directors and Observer readers about optimism, the films they disagree on – and biscuits

Miranda Sawyer

01, May, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Thandiwe Newton denies being fired from Magic Mike due to row with Channing Tatum over Will Smith
Representatives for the actor have called reports that Tatum fired her after an argument about Smith’s behaviour at the Oscars ‘completely inaccurate’

Catherine Shoard

14, Apr, 2022 @10:15 AM

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Dune to All the Old Knives: the seven best films to watch on TV this week
Denis Villeneuve turns Frank Herbert’s novel into a sumptuous space opera with Timothée Chalamet as the archetypal hero, while Thandiwe Newton and Chris Pine get tangled up in Janus Metz’s stylish spy thriller

Simon Wardell

08, Apr, 2022 @8:00 AM

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All the Old Knives review – Chris Pine and Thandiwe Newton add class to CIA spy drama
Pine and Newton play former lovers in this watchable Le Carré-esque tale of personal and patriotic betrayals

Peter Bradshaw

06, Apr, 2022 @4:00 PM

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Reminiscence review – Hugh Jackman’s Inception rip-off isn’t worth remembering
A thinly plotted noir that shamelessly cribs from the Christopher Nolan playbook has flashes of intrigue but crumbles under its own influences

Benjamin Lee

18, Aug, 2021 @4:00 PM

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Like Thandiwe Newton, I want to embrace my full name in all its glory | Michelle Kambasha
Having names carelessly handled – even taken away from us – has an effect on identity, says Michelle Kambasha, who works in the music industry

Michelle Kambasha

13, Apr, 2021 @8:00 AM

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‘My full name is Tanyaradzwa’: the stars reclaiming their names
Thandiwe Newton’s much-lauded decision has inspired others and drawn attention to the power of names

Lucy Campbell

09, Apr, 2021 @9:29 AM

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Actor Thandiwe Newton reclaims original spelling of her name
Westworld actor tells Vogue she is reverting to Zulu spelling, saying ‘I’m taking back what’s mine’

Lucy Campbell

05, Apr, 2021 @9:46 AM

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Lenny Henry tells black Britons: get Covid jab to avoid being left behind
Open letter by comic and other black cultural figures encourages wider vaccine take-up

Aamna Mohdin

29, Mar, 2021 @11:01 PM

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