Tessa Thompson Net Worth
|Net Worth||$4 Million|
|Full Name||Tessa Thompson|
|Date of Birth||Oct 3, 1983|
|Birth Place||United States of America|
Tessa Lynne Thompson (born October 3, 1983) is an American actress. She is perhaps best known for the role as Jackie Cook on the television noir Veronica Mars and as Nyla Adrose in the film For Colored Girls.
Thompson was born in Los Angeles, California. She attended Santa Monica High School and was in many high school theatre productions. Thompson is the daughter of singer/songwriter Marc Anthony Thompson of the New York-based band Chocolate Genius, Inc.. She sings with the Cape Town Ladies Choir. She is currently working on a musical project with songwriter and producer Jesse Nolan and Stephen Edelstein titled “Caught A Ghost”. She is listed in the bio page of the band’s website as providing “sultry vocals and percussions”. The band’s sound is explained on their website to “feature elements of classic Motown and stax volt compositions with influences from dubstep, 90s rap, and contemporary electronica”.
Thompson, who started in Los Angeles professional theater, may be best known for her role as Jackie Cook on the UPN/CW neo-noir drama series Veronica Mars, starring as a series regular for the show’s second season. Additional television appearances include a guest spot on the Cold Case episode “Best Friends” as Wilhemenia “Billie” Ducette, and as Dr. Richard Webber’s niece, Camille, on the ABC medical drama Grey’s Anatomy. In 2007, she was a part of the cast on the CW`s short-lived drama Hidden Palms, portraying Nikki Barnes. She most recently worked on guest star roles on Life and Private Practice, and appeared in the fourth season of Heroes. In 2010, she had a guest role as the wife of a detective on Detroit 187. In 2012, she had a guest role as Gavin Doran’s daughter, Sasha, on 666 Park Avenue.
Thompson’s first feature film appearance was in the 2006 remake of the horror film When a Stranger Calls playing the role of Scarlet. Thompson will next be seen opposite Mary Elizabeth Winstead in the dancing film Make it Happen in 2008. She is also set t