Lights! Camera! Registration!

Annette Willemse -- Fri, 01/22/2016 - 09:34

Lights! Camera! Registration! 

Tessa Holloway turns heads wherever she goes. Not only is she a natural beauty, but also an acclaimed actress on the small screen. In 2016 she will continue to turn heads on the Vaal Triangle Campus of the North-West University (NWU Vaal), where she recently registered for a BA-degree in Psychology (Faculty Humanities).

Tessa Holloway

She became a South African household name for her role as Sonja Theunissen, on the Afrikaans daytime soapie, 7de Laan. She was cast in the soapie from 2013 - 2015. In the soapie her character faced a teenage pregnancy and the reality of being a single mother. She played this role so convincingly that she was nominated for a prestigious Royalty Soapie Award in 2015.

Tessa and her TV-mom, Adriana Falling  Tessa was noimated for a  Royalty Soapie Award A scene from 7de Laan
     
A scene from 7de Laan Various articles have been published on Tessa Tessa is also a professional model


Tessa grew up in Vanderbijlpark and spent most of her young life exploring different artistic fields, such as modelling, acting and painting. She only started acting in high school where she found a great love for the industry; either in theatre or television, and has been trained under the skilled hand of Zelda Roelofs. In 2010 she was chosen as Innoxa’s face to advertise their teen product, Young Solution. She furthermore did commercial work for Debonnair’s Pizza, Protext and Nedbank.