Tessa Lynn Thompson, a.k.a. Tessa Thompson, is an American actress best known for her portrayal of Tina Mabry is 2009 movie Mississippi. The actress, who has also appeared in films like Thor: Ragnarok, Creed, Dear White People alongside Chris Hemsworth, Cate Blanchett, Sylvester Stallone, Michael B. Jordan, etc., is currently single.
However, there have been numerous rumors circulating about her sexuality and her affair with a fellow female rapper.
Even though the 34-year-old was previously in a relationship with Ben Crowley, she is being linked to a female singer.
If you want to know more about the rumor and her relationship with Ben Crowley, keep on reading.
Tessa is currently single, but sources are claiming that she is secretly in a relationship with her friend Janelle Monae, who is an American actress, model, rapper, and singer.
Thompson first appeared in one of Monae’s music video for her single Yoga and later on, they also made a public appearance in a very color coordinated attire.
Watch the music video of Yoga.
Other than this the rumors spiked in 2016 after they went underground and many assumed that they broke up. However, the pair again made a comeback together and shook the world. They even started spending time together a lot and were spotted at every other event.
9. in february 2017 they came BACK WITH A VENGEANCE, starting with this picture pic.twitter.com/PgrtB7EiWo— jaye hunt (@hayejunt) October 8, 2017
Some fans have even started compiling proofs on their Twitter sharing that they are predicting the future of the duo.
I am tweeting this now so that in the future it will be proof of my lesbian ESP: tessa thompson and janelle monae are dating— jaye hunt (@hayejunt) October 8, 2017
The pair indeed looks very adorable together, and they make a great couple. Hopefully, if they are dating, they decide to open up and share their relationship.
Moreover, this is just a rumor and a fan theory so; it is safe to say that she is single at the moment.
Tessa is a very closed person, and she rarely posts on social media which is the reason why it is so hard to find out about her personal life.
Even so, her first open relationship that she shared with the public was with American actor Ben Crowley who is best known for his work in Glory Days.
The exact date of when the pair started dating in unknown but they dated for just a few years before calling it quits. Neither of them spoke to each other while they were together nor did they share any reason behind the breakup.
Nonetheless, the actress who has an estimated net worth of $4 million is currently single and not dating anyone. She also has not tied the knot with anyone, and she also does not have any children.