Thandiwe Newton certainly added fuel to the rumors she split from her husband Ol Parker when she was seen kissing musician Lonr on April 23 Westworld star, 49, packed on the PDA with the young artist during a stroll in Miami. The couple could not keep their hands apart as rumors swirl about Thandiwe’s personal life after her shocking exit from Magic Mike 3.
In the cozy snaps, the actress – who was seen without her wedding ring – held her arm around Lonr as he made sure to keep her close under the lip locks. With their fingers intertwined, the couple seemed to enjoy the afternoon excursion in Florida, where they stopped periodically to get some detail therapy and some more face time. Thandiwe and Lonr seemed very comfortable around each other to say the least!
The PDA party came as Thandiwe is dealing with the aftermath of being allegedly fired from Magic Mike 3 after being in a fierce quarrel with his star Channing Tatumpr Page six. In addition, the film’s production team was reportedly concerned about Thandiwe’s mental health. “Thandiwe had behaved strangely on the set … enough to make the producers worried about her state of mind,” a source told the magazine.
With all the speculation surrounding her, fans would like to know more about this mysterious man who was caught in kissing the star. Continue reading to find out about Lonr below.
1. What’s Lonr’s real name?
The Los Angeles-based artist’s real name is Elias Dias. He was born in Milford, Massachusetts and moved to the West Coast to pursue his career.
2. Lonr has worked with an Oscar winner
Lonr collaborated on the song “Slide” by HER in 2019. HER won home with an Oscar for best song at the Oscars 2021 for his hit “Fight for You” from Judas and the Black Messiah.
3. One of his songs is in a Thandiwe movie.
Lonr has killed it in the music business for a relative newcomer. His song with singer Amber Mark, “Save My Love”, a song he collaborated on with the singer Amber Markappears in the trailer and on the soundtrack to Thandiwe’s 2021 film Reminiscence. In the sci-fi film Thandiwe – who co-stars with hugh Jackman and Rebecca Ferguson – plays the owner of a company that allows people to relive memories.
4. He’s only a few years older than Thandie’s eldest daughter
Thandiwe and her husband Ol married in 1998 and eventually welcomed three children together: daughters Ripleyborn in 2000, and Nico Parkerborn in 2004, and son Booker Jombeborn in 2014. Lonr is reportedly about 24 years old, making him only a few years older than Ripley.
5. Lonr has commented on Thandiwe’s marriage
When asked about his relationship with Thandiwe, Lonr said Page six“From the relatively short time I’ve been fortunate enough to spend with her, I know Thandiwe and Oliver care deeply about their children’s welfare. That’s the only thing I’m interested in right now.”