Date of Birth: 3 October 1983
Tessa Thompson biography:
Daughter of singer-songwriter Marc Anthony Thompson, of the New York based band "Chocolate Genius" Got "discovered" as a child walking down Hollywood Blvd. with her father. Grand-daughter of actor/musician Bobby Ramos, one of the first Mexican Americans to have his own television show ("Latin Cruise" for KTLA). Is of African-American, Mexican, Caucasian, and Central American Descent. Went to school for Cultural Anthropology. Was raised part time in Brooklyn, New York.