Tessa Lynne Thompson, whose father is a singer and songwriter, was born in Los Angeles and grew up traveling frequently between Los Angeles and Brooklyn, New York. Tessa Thompson, who started performing in school plays during her high school years, started her professional career on the theater stage.
Tessa Thompson, who starred in the TV series “Cold Case” in 2005, joined the crew of the TV series “Veronica Mars” the same year. Tessa Thompson, who also starred in the TV series “Grey's Anatomy” in 2006, started and accelerated her career with TV series. She starred in her first feature film “When a Stranger Calls” in 2006.
After starring in numerous TV series, including “Heroes” and “Rizzoli & Isles”, Tessa Thompson appeared in “Selma” in 2014 and “Creed” in 2015. Tessa Thompson's career, who started acting in the TV series “Westworld” in 2016, took a new path in 2017 when she portrayed the character of Valkyrie in the movie “Thor: Ragnarok”.
Tessa Thompson, who we watched as Bianca in the sequel “Creed II”, which was released in 2018, appeared again as Valkyrie in another sequel, “Avengers: Endgame”, in 2019. In the same year, she had a successful performance with Chris Hemsworth in the movie “Men in Black: International”. Tessa Thompson accompanied Thor on his new adventure in the movie “Thor: Love and Thunder”, which was released in 2022.