Thandie Newton net worth: With an estimated net worth of $17.5 million, actress Thandie Newton has a career that many of her peers would kill for. In addition to her net worth, Newton has achieved many acclaimed performances in movies both big and small. Her debut in movies came in 1991, when at the age of 21 she appeared in Flirting, along with other future stars Nicole Kidman and Naomi Watts. After that, Newton appeared in the cult horror drama Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles. From there, both bigger-budgeted movies and acclaim awaited her in films like Mission Impossible II and the Merchant-Ivory Production Jefferson in Paris. Since becoming a star, Newton has appeared in multiple films by acclaimed director Jonathan Demme, including The Truth About Charlie. She also had a regular role on the popular NBC drama ER. Most recently, Newton was behind an uncanny portrayal of Condoleezza Rice in W, director Oliver Stone's film about President George W. Bush. In addition to being an actress, Thandie Newton has done lots of good work as a philanthropist, raising money and donating time for such causes as the environment and impoverished third-world nations. Her next role is in a movie called Retreat, set to be released later this year.