Tess Harper

Tess Harper


Tess Harper was born on Aug 15, 1950 in USA. Tess Harper's big-screen debut came with Chiefs - Season 1 directed by Jerry London in 1983. Tess Harper is known for El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie directed by Vince Gilligan, Aaron Paul stars as Jesse and Jonathan Banks as Mike. Tess Harper has got 5 awards and 3 nominations so far. The most recent award Tess Harper achieved is California Independent Film Festival. The upcoming new movie Tess Harper plays is Burden which will be released on Feb 21, 2020.

Tess Harper attended Southwest Missouri State University, now known as Missouri State University, in Springfield, MO. During the late 1960s, she did "street" acting in the theme parks, Dogpatch, USA, in Jasper, AR, and Silver Dollar City in Branson, MO. She was discovered while doing theater work in Dallas, TX. After being turned down at an audition for a Chuck Norris movie, Harper was recruited to come do a reading for "Tender Mercies" with Robert Duvall, for which she was selected to play the supporting role, earning her an award for best supporting actress.

  • Birthday

    Aug 15, 1950
  • Place of Birth

    Mammoth Spring, Arkansas, USA
  • Also known

    Tesa Harper

Known For


5 wins & 3 nominations

California Independent Film Festival
Winner - Lifetime Achievement Award
Gold Derby Awards
Ensemble Cast
Winner - Gold Derby Film Award
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