Tessa Thompson on Her Abiding Love of Shakespeare and Y2K Lip Liner

The sense of restraint is thick in Passing, Rebecca Hall’s luminous directorial debut, set in 1920s Harlem. The palette is stripped to black and white; a quietude hangs in the air, with slips of jazz filling the gaps between hushed conversations. For Irene Redfield, a mother of two played with crackling sensitivity by Tessa Thompson, … Read more

Tessa Thompson Teases Valkyrie’s Potential New Powers in Thor: Love And Thunder

Thor: Love and Thunder brings Tessa Thompson’s Valkyrie back to the MCU for the first time since Avengers: Endgame in 2019. Since we last saw the Queen of New Asgard, it looks like she has been acquiring some new comic-accurate powers that will be seen in full effect in the fourth Thor movie of the … Read more

Love And Thunder BTS Photo Reveals Tessa Thompson’s Updated Valkyrie Costume, Twitterrati Seems To Be Loving It

Thor: Love And Thunder BTS Photo Reveals Tessa Thompson’s New Valkyrie Armour(Pic Credit: Instagram/tessamaethompson, Poster) A brand new behind-the-scenes image from Chris Hemsworth’s Thor: Love and Thunder reveals Tessa Thompson, aka Valkyrie’s new suit. We’re still at least seven months away from the release of the film, yet the marketing of the film has already … Read more

Tessa Thompson makes a bold fashion statement in a plaid suit at an Audi dealership

Tessa Thompson makes a bold fashion statement in a plaid suit at an Audi dealership By Brian Gallagher For Dailymail.com Published: 00:14 EST, 16 December 2021 | Updated: 00:18 EST, 16 December 2021 Even while running errands like getting her car serviced, Tessa Thompson makes a bold fashion statement. The 38-year-old Los Angeles native was … Read more

Tessa Thompson Talks ‘Passing,’ Her Viva Maude Production Banner

In “Passing,” Tessa Thompson stars as Irene Redfield, a Black woman living in Harlem amid the Renaissance, whose life with her doctor husband Brian (André Holland) and their two sons is turned upside down when she reconnects with Clare Kendry (Ruth Negga), a childhood acquaintance who’s since begun passing for white and is married to … Read more

Tessa Thompson Interview: ‘Passing’ Empowers Black Women

“Not often do you get to see portraits that are just exploratory,” said Thompson. “I don’t think we’ve been given that freedom.” Like its enigmatic leads, “Passing” wastes no time wading into thorny territory. Employing a theatrical economy of space, the film’s opening scene tumbles seamlessly into in one of its most arresting moments, one … Read more

Tessa Ganserer: Dropped name on ballot paper – “painful and humiliating”

“If you want Tessa, you have to vote for Ganserer” – it says in thick white letters on the green election posters. It shows a woman with long blond hair that she has casually tucked behind her ear on one side. She smiles happily at the camera. Nevertheless, the Nuremberg Bundestag candidate Tessa Ganserer is … Read more