Tessa Lynne Thompson is an American actress and musician born on October 3, 1983. Thomson was honored with numerous accolades throughout her career including Gotham Awards and Black Reel Awards. She began her career from the theatre play The Tempest in 2002. Following that, Tessa played the role of Juliet in Romeo and Juliet: Antebellum New Orleans, 1836 which bestowed her NAACP Theatre Award nomination. Eventually, she made her television debut in 2005 from the episode of the CBS series Cold Case. Thompson rose to fame by landing the role of Jackie Cook in the 2005 drama series Veronica Mars. A year later, she appeared in her first film When Stranger Calls playing the role of Scarlet. Her breakthrough came in with the release of the 2010 film For Colored Girls. The film received critical acclaim and success. Since then, Tessa starred in several successful films and television series including Dear White People, Selma, Creed and Copper. In her personal life, Tessa Thompson has been in a relationship with Ben Crowley.
Tessa Thompson Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Tessa Lynne Thompson
- Nicknames: Tess
- Date of Birth: October 3, 1983
- Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
- Nationality: American
- Occupation: Actress, Musician
- Zodiac Sign: Libra
- Eye Color: Brown
- Hair Color: Black
Tessa Thompson Height Weight Body Measurements Bra Size Age Ethnicity
Tessa Thompson Family Details:
- Father: Marc Anthony Thompson (Singer)
- Mother: Her mother is of European and Mexican decent.
- Siblings: Unknown
- Spouse Name: Unmarried
- Children Name: None
Tessa Thompson Career Highlights:
- First Film: When a Stranger Calls (2006)
- First TV Show: Cold Case (2005)
Tessa Thompson Body Measurements:
Listed below are the complete actress Tessa Thompson body measurements details including her weight, height, bust, waist, hip, bra cup, dress and shoe size.
- Height in Feet: 5′ 4″
- Height in Centimeters: 163 cm
- Weight in Kilogram: 55kg
- Weight in Pounds: 121 lbs
- Bra Size: 34A
- Cup Size: A
- Dress Size: N/a
- Feet/ Shoe Size: 8 (US)
- Body Measurements: 34-23-35
Tessa Thompson Interesting Facts:
- The actress is a jewelry lover.
- She is also a talented musician.
- Tessa started out as a theatre actor.
- Thompson earned recognition for her role on Veronica Mars.
- She has produced some music as part of the electro band, Caught A Ghost.