Saturday, July 16, 2022

"Thor: Love and Thunder" - Tessa Thompson Gets "Bazaar"

Actress Tessa Thompson aka 'Valkyrie' in Marvel Studios' "Thor: Love and Thunder" poses for the August 2022 issue of "Harper's Bazaar" (US) magazine, wearing Armani, Bulgari and a whole lot more, photographed by Collier Schorr:

Thompson began her professional acting career in Los Angeles with leading roles in Tina Mabry's independent drama film "Mississippi Damned" (2009) and Tyler Perry's "For Colored Girls" (2010),  adaptating the 1976 play of the same name. 

Thompson gained favorable notices for her early film performances in the comedy-drama "Dear White People" (2014)...

...and as civil rights activist 'Diane Nash' in Ava DuVernay’s historical drama "Selma" (2014).

She gained mainstream attention for her roles in franchise films playing 'Bianca Taylor' in the sport dramas "Creed" (2015) and "Creed II" (2018), and for her starring role as 'Valkyrie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe superhero films "Thor: Ragnarok" (2017), "Avengers: Endgame" (2019), and "Thor: Love and Thunder" (2022).

She also received critical praise for her performances in indie films including dark comedy "Sorry to Bother You" (2018), crime thriller 'Little Woods' (2018), science-fiction horror  "Annihilation" (2018), romantic drama "Sylvie's Love" (2020), and period film "Passing" (2021.

On television, Thompson starred in the noir drama series "Veronica Mars" (2005–2006), drama series "Copper" (2012–2013), and  science fiction series "Westworld" (2016–present).

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