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Thandie Newton: One Billion Rising Flash Mob in London!

Thandie Newton: One Billion Rising Flash Mob in London!

Thandie Newton helps lead a flash mob for One Billion Rising on Thursday (February 14) in Parliament Square in London, England.

The 40-year-old actress helped raise her voice to protest violence against women.

“There was one horrific incident where I went back for a second audition,” Thandie told CNN about a time she was exploited as a teen. “The director asked me to sit with my legs apart; the camera was right positioned where it could see up my skirt.”

Thandie was then told to put her leg on the arm of the couch and think about making love. She learned years later that the director used the video to entertain crowds at parties.

Head on over to OneBillionRising.com to find out how you can help the cause!

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6 Responses to “Thandie Newton: One Billion Rising Flash Mob in London!”

  1. 1
    LL2 Says:

    Thanks Thandie for fighting the good fight.

  2. 2
    Krissy Says:

    What that director did was absolutely DISGUSTING!!

  3. 3
    Ish goes HARD Says:

    Wow that director was an A$SHOLE. Thandie, on the other hand, is such a beauty <3 I love how she ROCKS 'em curls =)

  4. 4
    ash Says:

    good grief! what a jerk!! thank u thandie

  5. 5
    Samantha Sophia Says:

    Was he ever charged? It saddens me that these type of individuals have unrestricted access to young girls!!! Hopes her story helps another.

  6. 6
    ben Says:

    great woman. and a brave woman also.

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