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Tessa Thompson Height, Age, Movies, Husband, Net Worth

Last updated: May 28, 2020
Tessa Thompson
  • Net Worth: $ 4,000,000
  • Quick Bio / Wiki
  • Birthday: 3 Oct 1983
  • Age: 37
  • Country: United States
  • Occupation: Actress
  • Zodiac sign: Libra
  • Sexual orientation: Bisexual

Body Measurements

  • Height: 5.4 ft
  • Weight: 121 lb
  • Measurements: 34-27-35 in
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown

Who Is Tessa Thompson?

Tessa Lynne Thompson who is better known by her professional name Tessa Thompson, was born on October 3, 1983. She is a young multi-talented actress from America, best known for her roles as Jackie Cook on Veronica Mars, Bianca in the film Creed, Valkyrie in Thor: Ragnarok and Agent M in Men in Black: International. She has also had prominent roles in Dear White People, For Colored Girls and Westworld.


Concerning her education, Tessa joined Santa Monica High School and further pursued her education at Santa Monica College, where she earned a degree in cultural anthropology.


Porter magazine recently interviewed Tessa, in which she revealed about her sexuality. In the interview, she said:
I’m attracted to men and also to women.

Personal Life

  • Birth Name: Tessa Lynne Thompson
  • Nationality: American
  • Nickname: Tess
  • Religion: Christianity
  • Ethnicity: She is of Afro-Panamanian, Mexican and European descent

Family Details

  • Father: Marc Anthony Thompson (Singer, songwriter and the founder of Chocolate Genius Inc.)
  • Mother: Her mother is of European and Mexican decent
  • Siblings: She has a younger sister

Distinctive Features

  • Long black hair
  • Dark brown eyes
  • Tattoos

Tessa Thompson Movies and TV Shows

Avengers Endgame
Avengers: Endgame (2019) Valkyrie
Men in Black: International 2019
Men in Black: International (2019) Agent M
Creed II 2018
Creed II (2018) Bianca
Annihilation 2018
Annihilation (2018) Josie Radek
Sorry to Bother You 2018
Sorry to Bother You (2018) Detroit
Furlough 2018
Furlough (2018) Nicole Stevens
Thor Ragnarok (2017)
Thor: Ragnarok (2017) Valkyrie
Westworld 2016
Westworld (TV Series) (2016 - 2020) Charlotte Hale
Creed 2015
Creed (2015) Bianca
Dear White People 2014
Dear White People (2014) Samantha White

Tessa Thompson Boyfriend / Girlfriend

Husband: Unmarried.
Children: She has no children.

  • Janelle Monáe Janelle Monáe (Rumor) (2018-Present) Tessa is reportedly dating Janelle Monae.
  • Ben Crowley Ben Crowley (-) They were dating for a short time.

Tessa Thompson Pets

Her favourite animal is a goat.

“Thor: Ragnarok” star Tessa Thompson loves goats. In the interview, she said: “I’m really, really fond of goats. I want to adopt a pygmy goat and name it Gal Dagoat, because ‘Wonder Woman’ rocks.

Tessa Thompson Quotes

  • "The term 'breakout' always makes me think of an inmate or some butterfly emerging out of a cocoon." - Tessa Thompson
  • "I try to pick interesting projects, the kind of projects that I would want to watch." - Tessa Thompson
  • "I think we just need to have a demand for fresh and nuanced movies." - Tessa Thompson
  • "I think when any one kind of film does well, it creates a precedent and paves the way for more like it." - Tessa Thompson
  • "I grew up as a kid looking at artists like David Bowie and Prince; I really admired them." - Tessa Thompson
  • "Media truly has the power to create and shift culture." - Tessa Thompson

Tessa Thompson Houses

Where does Tessa Thompson live?

She currently lives in Los Angeles, California.

Tessa Thompson Plastic Surgeries

Did Tessa Thompson ever get plastic surgery?

Actress, Tessa Thompson would never want to resort to surgery to maintain her beauty. She is completely natural and she relies on her discipline, skin care, and natural features.

Tessa Thompson Hobbies and Interests

Book: My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante.
Singer: Prince.

  • She loves to travel alone
  • Singing
  • Dancing

Tessa Thompson Tattoos

Does Tessa Thompson Have Any Tattoos?

Tess has at least 4 known tattoos. She also has three dots on her ankle and word “no” on her other arm.

  • Tessa Thompson tattoo

    The Jewish symbol for life, alongside a cursive ‘yes’.

  • Tessa Thompson yes tattoo

    To match the ‘yes’, she also has ‘no’ written on the other arm.

  • Tessa Thompson number five tattoo

    Number five on her ribcage.

Tessa Thompson Facts & Trivia

  • Her scar on her neck is from a childhood accident. She was riding a horse and she ran right into a clothesline and it ripped her neck open.

  • She always had a passion for singing and also played a singer in the movie Creed (2015).

  • Standing at an average height of 5 feet 4 inches (163 cm tall), Tessa Thompson has a slim build.

  • She speaks Italian.

  • Tess has described herself as a bisexual.

  • She is a jewelry lover.

Tessa Thompson Major Awards

BAFTA Awards - 2018
EE Rising Star Award
Saturn Award - 2018
Best Supporting Actress in Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

Net Worth & Social Media