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Actress Thandie Newton Reclaims Her Original Name 'Thandiwe'

British-Zimbabwean actress Thandie Newton will revert to her original name 'Thandiwe' in what she describes as 'taking back' what is rightfully hers.

British-Zimbabwean actress Thandie Newton has revealed that she will be taking on a name change. Newton will reportedly revert to her original Zulu name "Thandiwe" which was misspelled in a crediting error dating back to her first feature film in 1991. Newton, born to a British father and Zimbabwean mother of Shona royalty, revealed her intentions in a recent interview with British Vogue saying "That's my name. It's always been my name. I'm taking back what's mine."

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