Tessa Lynn Thompson aka Tessa Thompson is an American actress who came into the spotlight after appearing in Tina Mabry’s 2009 indie movie “Mississippi Damned.” Since, then she has appeared in several films like For Colored Girls, Selma, Creed, and more.

Tessa Thompson is now all over the headlines after she backtracked on American singer Janelle Monae’s relationship comments. It seems like Thompson and Monae are just friends. It seems like Monae confirmed the relationship with an interview with PorterEdit, but she is walking back all those comments.

Thompson tweeted over the weekend and claimed that she did not say she was in a relationship instead had said lots of other things.

All these tweets and comments have made millions of Thompson’s fans to know more about her personal and professional details. Does that mean Thompson is bisexual?

Get to know more about Tessa Thomspon’s personal information including her dating history, relationship affairs, children, married life, and professional information including her net worth, sources of income, salary, earnings, and more. Check it out:

Is Tessa Thompson Dating anyone? Know Dating History and Relationship Affairs

It’s true that within a short period of time, Thompson was able to win millions of hearts and has grabbed a huge success. She has openly talked about her professional career, but when it comes to her personal life, she keeps her lips tight.

Though Thompson’s millions of fans, media, and paparazzi regularly follow her, she has always managed to keep her personal life under the wraps. At the moment, there is no any information about Tessa Thompson’s dating relationship.


Currently, Thompson has not officially confirmed anyone as her boyfriend. It looks like she is possibly single and is not dating anyone. The 35 years old actress is engaged with her busy schedules and does not have enough time for romantic link-ups.

Tessa Thompson Came Out As a ‘Bisexual’

Thompson came out of the closet while talking to Porter Magazine in June 2018. She admitted that she’s a bisexual.

She said,

“In my family, you can be anything you want to be. I’m attracted to men and also to women. If I bring a woman home, or a man, we don’t even have to have the discussion”.

While surfing around Tessa Thompson’s Instagram, she seems to share information regarding her professional details whereas refrains to share the personal details. She has not posted any pictures with anybody.

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Tessa Thompson has not disclosed her dating relationship (current). We hope to hear more about her current relationship status soon.

Just because, Tessa Thompson’s dating status (current) is missing at the moment, does not mean she does not have past affairs. Let’s have a take on Thompson’s past affairs and relationships.

Tessa Thompson’s Past Affairs and Relationships

Talking about Tessa Thompson’s past affairs and relationship, she once dated Ben Crowley, an actor. Sources claim that the pair started dating when Thompson was just a rising star. Information regarding when and how the couple started dating is still missing.  Sadly, their relationship did not work out long and soon got apart.

Besides, Ben Crowley, Thomspon was rumored to dating Jack Gilinsky. Jack Gilinsky is a Nebraska born musical artist and the member of “Jack & Jack.” For your information, “Jack & Jack” consists of Jack Gilinsky and Jack Johnson.

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However, Tessa Thompson’s dating rumors with Jack Gilinsky vanished into thin air after the rumors were turned out to be false. The music artist later revealed that he is dating Madison Beer and is happy with her.


Tessa Thompson who started her professional acting career in 2002 with the stage performance has always kept her details out of the limelight. She first performed on the play named “The Tempest.”

She started her television career in 2005 and soon got a part on the CBS series “Cold Case.” Since then she has appeared in numerous series and movies earning a decent amount of money. As of 2018, Tessa Thompson’s net worth is around $4 million.