Tessa Joseph

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Tessa Joseph
Manimala, Kottayam, India
Years active2001-2003, 2015-2017

Tessa Joseph is an Indian model-turned-actress who works in Malayalam films.[1] She made her acting debut in 2003 with Pattalam.[2]

Early and personal life[edit]

Born to Mr. M.K George and Achimma, Tessa did her schooling from St. Antony's Public School & Junior College, Anakkal, Kanjirappally. She finished her early education from Mater Dei in New Delhi and finished her college education from St. Teresa’s college, Cochin. Tessa is married to Mr. Anil Joseph and has two children Roshan and Rahul.


She made her debut as a heroine opposite Mammootty, in the movie Pattalam, directed by Lal Jose in the year 2003.[3] She was handpicked by Lal Jose when she was successfully hosting the popular TV show Hello Good Evening in Kairali TV. She took a break from movies, after her debut, though she was active in TV shows and in TV commercials. She has made a comeback into the movie industry in the year 2015 playing the role of a journalist in the movie, Njan Samvidhanam Cheyyum by Balachandra Menon. This was followed by her role as "Rajamma" in the movie, Rajamma @yahoo. She played the pivotal role of an advocate, Adv. Anu G. Nair for the movie Marupadi, directed by V. M Vinu and the role of Sujatha, a mother of two main characters, in the movie, Goldcoins by Pramod Gopal, both of which saw their releases in 2016 and 2017 respectively.


Year Title Role Notes
2003 Pattalam Vimala
2015 Njan Samvidhanam Cheyyum Shabana
2015 Rajamma @ Yahoo Rajamma
2016 Marupadi Adv. Anu G. Nair
2017 Gold coins Sujatha


  1. ^ Rafi Muhammed. "Marupadi Malayalam Movie Actress Tessa Joseph Photos". cochin Talikes. cochin Talikes. Retrieved 26 March 2017.
  2. ^ Rafi Muhammed, A. "Pattalam Cast & Crew, Pattalam Malayalam Movie Cast, Actors, Actress - FilmiBeat". filmibeat.com. Retrieved 26 March 2017.
  3. ^ Rafi Muhammed. "Mammootty's 'Pattalam' Movie Heroine Tessa To Make A Comeback!". Metromatinee.com. Retrieved 26 March 2017.