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Tessa Lynn Thompson, an actress who has shown her talent in Veronica Mars, and Dead White People; is now on limelight after revealing her sexuality. Moreover, she also disclosed her relationship with Janelle Monae. Now, let’s take a quick peek into her profile to know more of her unknown facts!
Born on 3rd October 1993, Tessa Thomson’s hometown is in Los Angeles, California. She is American native, belonging to white ethnicity. Her zodiac sign is Libra. She is best known as a daughter of March Anthony Thomson, who is a songwriter. For education, she went to Santa Monica College and graduated in cultural anthropology.
|Name||Tessa Lynne Thompson|
|Birthday||3rd October 1983|
|Birthplace||Los Angeles, California|
|Father||Marc Anthony Thompson|
|Net Worth||est. $4 million|
Net Worth, Salary, and Income
Tessa started her career as a stage actress in ‘The Tempest’ play in 2002. She portrayed the role of Juliet, and the performance was so remarkable that she was nominated for NAACP Theatre Award. However, her real career in TV-screen started only in 2005.
She debuted via CBS series named Cold Case. Other TV series she contributed on include Grey’s Anatomy, Mental, Westworld, and more. Moreover, she has appeared in big-screen movies including Annihilation, Selma, Exquisite Corpse, and Make It Happen.
From her career, she has gained good fame and income. Some wiki sites mentioned her yearly salary to be near to $1.2 million. As of 2018, Tessa’s estimated net worth is $4 million including her assets and properties.
Disclosed Herself as Bisexual
Porter magazine recently interviewed Tessa Thompson, in which she revealed about her sexuality. In the interview, she stated:
‘I’m attracted to men and also to women.’
Moreover, she also stated about not understanding why people give more preference to sexuality. She said:
‘I can take things for granted because of my family — it’s so free and you can be anything that you want to be. If I bring a woman home, [or] a man, we don’t even have to have the discussion.’
Dating her Partner Janelle Monae
Tessa is reportedly dating Janelle Monae. The rumor started when Janelle released her video PYNK in April 2018. The fans of her speculated them to be dating in real life as well. However, she kept her lips closed at that time.
However, after taking an interview with Porter, it is clear that she is dating Janelle and keep her as one of the private persons. Before her, she was dating Ben Crowley, who is an American actor by profession.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Size
Tessa is decently tall possessing a height of 5 feet 4 inches and weighs about 55 kilos. Her hair is black (now highlighted), has tanned skin and dark brown hair.
Her body is athletic measuring 34-27-35 inches. Tessa wears a dress of 8 (US) and shoes of 7.5 (US) size.