Tessa Thompson Height Weight Body Measurements Age Net Worth

Tessa Thompson

Tessa Thompson
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Birth Date

October 3, 1983


39 years old


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color


Eye color

Dark Brown


5 ft 3¾ in | 162 cm

Net Worth

$4 Million

Body Measurements

34-27-35 in | 86.5-68.5-89 cm


55 kg | 121 lbs

Bra Size


Shoe size

7.5 US | 38 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Tessa Lynne Thompson was born in Los Angeles, California, U.S., on October 3, 1983, is an American actress.

Young Tessa Thompson began her professional acting career in LAWSC's production of "The Tempest" (2002) in role as Ariel.

She got her television debut in CBS police procedural series Cold Case (2005) in episode "Best Friends", in role as Wilhelmina "Billie" Doucette.

She made her big screen debut in slasher thriller film When a Stranger Calls (2006) in role as Scarlett.

Tessa's breakthrough performance came as Kari Peterson in drama film Mississippi Damned (2009).

Tessa Thompson Height and Weight

How tall is Tessa Thompson and what is her weight? Tessa Thompson's height is 5' 3¾" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 162 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, her weight is 121 іn pоunds or 55 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Tessa Thompson Age

Tessa Thompson is 39 years old.

Tessa Thompson Net Worth

Tessa Thompson net worth is around 4 million dollars.

Tessa Thompson Body Measurements

Tessa Thompson body measurements are bust-waist-hip 34-27-35 in inches or 86.5-68.5-89 in cеntіmеtrеѕ, her bra size is 32B with cup size B.

Best Movies

She played Valkyrie in superhero movies:

Thor: Ragnarok (2017), for which she was nominated for the Empire Award for Best Female Newcomer

Avengers: Endgame (2019)

Thor: Love and Thunder (2022)

She portrayed Bianca Taylor in sports drama films:

Creed (2015), for which she was nominated for the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture

Creed II (2018)

Creed III (2023)

She won the African-American Film Critics Association Award for Breakthrough Performance for her role as Samantha "Sam" White in comedy drama film Dear White People (2014).

She was nominated for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Actress in a Movie/Miniseries for her role as Sylvie in drama movie Sylvie's Love (2020).

She was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role for her performance as Irene Redfield in drama film Passing (2021).

She was nominated for the Critics Choice Award for Best Acting Ensemble for her role as in historical drama movie Selma (2014).

She won the Black Reel Award for Best Breakthrough Performance for her role as Nyla Adrose in drama film For Colored Girls (2010).

She was nominated for the People's Choice Award for Favorite Female Movie Star for her role as Molly Wright / Agent M in action comedy sci-fi movie Men in Black: International (2019).

Annihilation (2018) science fiction horror as Josie Radek

Sorry to Bother You (2018) science fiction comedy as Detroit

Make It Happen (2008) dance romance as Dana

War on Everyone (2016) comedy action as Jackie Hollis

Little Woods (2018) thriller opposite as Oleander "Ollie" Hale

She voiced Lady in musical romance film Lady and the Tramp (2019).

Best TV Shows

She was nominated for the Black Reel Award for Television for Outstanding Supporting Actress - Drama Series and the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress on Television for her role as Charlotte Hale / Dolores Abernathy / Angela in HBO dystopian science fiction western television series Westworld (2016–2022).

Veronica Mars (2005–2006) teen noir mystery drama series as Jackie Cook

Grey's Anatomy (2006) ABC medical drama series as Camille Travis

Hidden Palms (2007) The CW teen drama series as Nikki Barnes

Private Practice (2009) ABC medical drama series as Zoe

Heroes (2009) NBC science fiction drama series as Rebecca Taylor

She had a recurring role as Lauren Washington in ABC police procedural drama series Detroit 1-8-7 (2010-2011).

666 Park Avenue (2012–2013) ABC supernatural drama series as Laurel Harris / Sasha Doran

Copper (2012–2013) drama series in role as Sara Freeman

She guest starred as Rikki Carter in Netflix comedy drama series Dear White People (2018).


Attended Santa Monica High School.

Studied cultural anthropology at Santa Monica College.

Has Afro-Panamanian, Mexican and European ancestry.

Has younger half-sister, Zsela Sterlin-Thompson.

She was a member of indie electro soul band Caught a Ghost.

She was nominated for the NAACP Theatre Award for her role as Juliet in a play "Romeo and Juliet: Antebellum New Orleans, 1836" (2003).

She played Valerie in Second Stage Theater off-broadway production of "Smart People" (2016).

She is a feminist.

Featured in music videos for:

Janelle Monáe "Yoga" (2015)

Jay-Z "Moonlight" (2017)

Janelle Monáe "Make Me Feel" (2018) "Pynk" (2018) "Screwed" (2019)

Beck "Uneventful Days" (2019)

She was nominated for the BAFTA Rising Star Award in 2017.


She dated American singer-songwriter Janelle Monáe (2018).

She started dating Australian model Zac Stenmark in 2021.

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