- First acting experience was a school play she appeared in with classmate Amber Tamblyn.
- Auditioned for on-camera roles as a child, but subsequently stuck to theater until she was cast on Veronica Mars in 2005.
- Has performed in plays like The Tempest and Romeo and Juliet with the Colony Theater in Burbank, CA.
- Sings in the R&B ensemble Caught a Ghost.
- Marc Anthony Thompson — Father
- Birth Name: Tessa Lynne Thompson
- Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, United States
- Profession: Actor, Singer