- She has a Zimbabwean mother and a British father.
- First name pronounced "Tan-dee".
- Her full name, Thandiwe, means "beloved."
- Daughter, Ripley, born in London. [17 September 2000]
- Voted by the readers of Black Men Magazine as one of "The 10 Sexiest Women of the Year." 
- A delayed shoot for Mission: Impossible II (2000) caused Thandie to turn down one of the lead roles in Charlie's Angels (2000). Lucy Liu was cast instead.
- One of her fondest memories is watching her mother get dressed in her traditional African garb because it taught her black pride.
- Raised in Penzance, Cornwall, England.
- Ranked #48 in Stuff magazine's "102 Sexiest Women in the World" (2002)
- Born on the same day as actress/model Rebecca Romijn.
- Daughter Nico born mid December, 2004
- 2:1 in anthropology from Cambridge.
- She named her daughter Ripley after the character played by Sigourney Weaver in Alien (1979).
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