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PERSONAL DATA OF TESSA THOMPSON
Age: 37 years old
Born in: Los Angeles, United States
Born on: 03/10/1983
BIOGRAPHY OF TESSA THOMPSON
Tessa Thompson, known in the registry as the middle name Lynn, was born on October 3, 1983 in Los Angeles, where he attended Santa Monica school. Raised not only in Los Angeles, but also in New York and Brooklyn, Thompson enrolled after high school at Santa Monica College to study cultural anthropology and in the meantime studied acting at the Los Angeles Women’s Shakespeare Company. In 2002 she made her stage debut in the role of Ariel in The Tempest, followed by another Shakespearean opera, Romeo and Juliet, which earned her the NAACP Theater Award nomination. In 2016 she will move to Off-Broadway productions, where she will be directed primarily by playwright Lydia R. Diamond.
His TV debut dates back to 2005 with an episode of Cold Case, but will reach television fame in the same year with the role of Jackie Cook in the second season of the series Veronica Mars (2005). In 2006, in addition to appearing in two episodes of another successful show, Grey’s Anatomy, is for the first time on the big screen with Call from a stranger as the protagonist’s best friend, played by Camilla Belle. Later flanks Mary Elizabeth Winstead in Dance for a dream (2008), while the interpretations on the small screen continue with Hidden Palms (2007) and other sporadic participations in several TV series.
In 2010 he joined the cast of For Colored Girls of Tyler Perry, adaptation of the play of the same name, and a few years later a starring role arrives for Thompson with Dear White People (2014), a comedy-drama about racism, which earned the actress a Gotham Independent Film Award and an African-American Film Critics Association recognition. The following year Tessa is in another politically engaged film, Selma – The road to freedom (2015), a reenactment of the marches from Selma to Montgomery that allows Thompson, despite the supporting role of Diane Nash, to win an award for her performance by the Hamptons International Film Festival.
On TV, after some notable appearances in Private Practice (2009) and Heroes (2009), is one of the supporting characters, Sasha Doran, in the horror series 666 Park Avenue (2012) and di Copper (2012), set in 1860. Join the cast of the Creed saga, a spin-off of Rocky, with Creed – Born to fight (2015) and Creed II (2018) in the role of Bianca, Adonis Creed’s love interest that earned Thompson the victory of the Black Reel Awards. She is the protagonist’s girlfriend again in Sorry to Bother You (2018), an independent comedy that, in addition to the rights of blacks, also deals with those of workers.
In the same year he is in the Netflix sci-fi Annihilation (2018) with Natalie Portman and is the protagonist together with Lily James of the thriller Little Woods (2018). His first cinecomic dates back to 2017, Thor Ragnarok, where it flanks Chris Hemsworth as the Asgardian warrior Valkyrie, a role she will reprise in Avengers: Endgame (2019). Meet the handsome Hemsworth on the set of Men in Black: International (2019), spin-off of the homonymous saga in which both are the protagonists, the couple of MIB agents who face alien attacks around the world.
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THE LATEST FILMS BY TESSA THOMPSON
Thor 4: Love and Thunder (Thor: Love and Thunder)
Lady and the Tramp
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TESSA THOMPSON’S MOST RECENT TV SERIES
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THE MOST RECURRING GENRES OF TESSA THOMPSON
Drama: 22% Action: 14% Comedy: 14% Adventure: 8%