Thandie Newton to make stage debut

Updated: Jul 27, 2011, 09:00 AM IST

London: Actress Thandie Newton will soon make her debut in a West End production of political thriller "Death and the Maiden".

The "Crash" star will make her big stage debut as Paulina, a former political prisoner traumatised by a captor she never saw, who sets out to seek revenge years later, reports

The show, a revival of Ariel Dorfman`s 1990 play, will be directed by Jeremy Herrin and begin previews at the Comedy theatre Oct 13.