Thandie Newton

Thandie Newton is Pregnant!

09 Sep 2013

Thandie Newton is expecting baby number three with husband Oliver Parker

Thandie Newton is pregnant! The Half of a Yellow Sun actress, who already has two daughters, Ripley, 12, and Nico, eight, is expecting her third child with her husband Oliver Parker.

The 40-year-old British star's manager confirmed the happy news to

Another source close to the actress said: "She couldn't be more happy. You can barely tell she has a bump and she's been dressing different because of it."

The actress attended the premiere of her new movie at the Toronto International Film Festival on 8 September.

Thandie previously revealed that motherhood has thought her a lot about what is really important in life.

She said: "It's amazing how you start again and you re-live your childhood. The universe has given me girls because I needed to live that girlhood again in a fresh way. Motherhood has taught me how exquisite human beings are and how tender, fragile and powerful we are."

She added: "I want my girls to feel empowered. That's the most important thing. I think as a mom it's important to teach your children that they're extraordinary, powerful beings. Your job is to keep the path clear so there is nothing they can trip up on."