On Wednesday, Thandie Newtonthe highlight of HBO's mystifying Westworldwas featured in The Hollywood Reporter 's annual roundtable conversation for dramatic actresses, and she shared some tough truths about gender bias in Hollywood. As part of a conversation that included Angela Bassett, Claire FoyMaggie Gyllenhaal, Elisabeth Moss, and Sandra OhNewton joined her fellow actresses to participate in a dialogue about inequality in the industry—particularly discussing the wage gap for television actresses and the thorny intricacies of onscreen nudity. The likelihood of a woman appearing nude onscreen is almost three times as likely as a man appearing nude in Hollywood films, according to a report from The Guardian.
The year-old actress, who plays the role of Maeve Millay in the American series, has admitted she wasn't fazed about stripping off for an intimate sex scene in the production shortly after giving birth to her youngest child Booker, three, and has claimed shooting the racy episode felt like she was having a "fourth baby" because she felt an "intense self-affirmation" during filming. Speaking about the production, Thandie - who also has daughters Ripley, 16, and year-old Nico with her husband Ol Parker - said: "You know what it felt like? It felt like having that fourth baby because it was a moment of such intense self-affirmation, not for me, Thandie, but female power.
Is Maeve coming back? Should she? For all the Westworld fans mourning the end of the first season and wondering what will happen when it returns instar Thandie Newton, a.
You can read more of these close looks here. When HBO first announced an ambitious new series called Westworld from Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joyexpectations were both sky-high and a bit muddled. Initially, the show also had to overcome some critical controversy and concern about whether Westworld was just another genre show where the systematic and violent abuse of women existed simply for thrills and chills.
Totally my choice. Feeling comfortable, she waved away the offer of a pubic wig. I want to go back to my kid.
However, what you might not know is how those nude scenes and there are a LOT of them affected her. In a recent interview with The Daily Beast the actress revealed how emotional she became after undressing for the camera for the first time. In talking about the nudity, Newton was quick to bring up what it was like on set the first time she filmed a nude scene for season one.
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HBO shows are known for their nudity and violence, but it isn't always just to entice viewers. Unlike Game of Thrones, the nudity in Westworld is of great importance to the story, and without it what happens to the Hosts wouldn't be as horrifying. That said, it's still an important decision for any actor to appear nude on screen, especially when it's as often as Thandie Newton's character Maeve, who - along with Rachel Wood's Dolores - probably has the most nude scenes out of everyone on the show.
During Oprah Winfrey's "Actors on Actors" series for VarietyThandie Newton revealed what her extensive series of nude scenes in 's breakthrough scifi premium-cable smash "Westworld" nude scenes really felt like. I still had my crepe-y belly, you know. I hadn't been to the gym.
After becoming sentient, aware of her status as a robot and that, in her previous "life" she'd had a "daughter," she begins to rebel while she's being "reprogrammed" at night. Coincidentally, this happens to be when she's nude—her "natural state"—versus the brothel-madam costume designed to objectify her for the park's visitors. Westworld is now on season two, and because this is HBO and nudity is a given, Newton still does nude scenes in the show.