Thandie Newton attended the Elle Style Awards in London yesterday looking sexy in a purple halter top dress with a low neckline. She also showed off her long legs on the red carpet.
Fun facts about Thandie:
-She was born in Zambia in 1972 to a Zimbabwean mother and British father who moved their family to London when she was four.
-Her full name, Thandiwe, means "beloved." In 1998 she starred in "Beloved," an adaptation of Toni Morrison's novel.
-Early in her career she starred opposite Nicole Kidman (1991's "Flirting") and Tom Cruise (1994's "Interview With the Vampire). She reunited onscreen with Cruise in 2000's Mission: Impossible II.
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