Tessa Thompson

American actress, producer, and singer-songwriter

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Tessa Thompson: American actress, producer, and singer-songwriter
Tessa Lynne Thompson is an American actress, producer, singer, and songwriter. She began her professional acting career with the Los Angeles Women's Shakespeare Company while studying at Santa Monica College. She appeared in productions of The Tempest and Romeo and Juliet, the latter of which earned her a NAACP Theatre Award nomination. Her breakthrough came with leading roles in Tina Mabry's independent drama film Mississippi Damned (2009) and Tyler Perry's drama film For Colored Girls (2010).


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MOVIE REVIEW: Lady and the Tramp

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by Graham Pierrepoint - LADY AND THE TRAMP IMDb Dir: Charlie Bean Starring Tessa Thompson, Justin Theroux, Kiersey Clemons, Thomas Mann, Janelle Monae, F Murray Abraham, Yvette Nicole Brown, Adrian..
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Wood, Thompson, tease 'Westworld' season 3

Evan Rachel Wood discusses where her character Dolores is in 'Westworld' season 3, as co-stars Aaron Paul and Tessa Thompson help to paint a picture of the new series. (March 12) - Published

Evan Rachel Wood: 'We need to pay attention to our data'

At the Los Angeles premiere of Season 3 of sci-fi series "Westworld," stars Evan Rachel Wood and Tessa Thompson discuss one of the themes of the show - how data afffects our daily lives. (March 6) - Published

MOVIE REVIEW: Men in Black: International

movie review: men in black: international
by Graham Pierrepoint - MEN IN BLACK: INTERNATIONAL IMDb Dir: F Gary Gray Starring Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Rebecca Ferguson, Kumail Nanjiani, Rafe Spall, Laurent Bourgeois, Larry..
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Oh, no, sequelitis! 'Men in Black,' 'Shaft' slump at the Father's Day box office

"Men in Black: International" is the No. 1 movie, but the Tessa Thompson and Chris Hemsworth-led reboot isn't exactly a franchise-revitalizing hit. - Published

Stars shine on the MTV Movie & TV Awards carpet

Jada Pinkett Smith, Kiernan Shipka and Tessa Thompson were among the stars hitting the red carpet Saturday night for the MTV Movie & TV Awards. - Published

ShowBiz Minute: Stewart, 'Toy Story 4,' Thompson

Jon Stewart blasts Congress over 9/11 victims fund; Tom Hanks, Tim Allen attend "Toy Story 4" premiere in Los Angeles; Tessa Thompson doesn't mind gendered title of her new film "Men in Black:.. - Published

Tessa Thompson pitched 'Humans in Black'

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At the New York premiere of "Men in Black: International," actress Tessa Thompson reveals her alternative title pitches, while Chris Hemsworth says he's excited to step into a new franchise. (June 12)..
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No Host for 2019 Oscars – but Big-Name Presenters Revealed

no host for 2019 oscars – but big-name presenters revealed
by Alice Monroe - Following comedian and actor Kevin Hart’s resignation from hosting duties at this year’s Academy Awards, speculation has been rife as to who could step in and take his..
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