Tessa Ferrer

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Tessa Ferrer
BornTessa Rose Ferrer[1]
(1986-03-30) March 30, 1986 (age 28)[2]
Los Angeles, United States
OccupationActress
Years active2008–present
ParentsDebby Boone
Gabriel Ferrer
RelativesRosemary Clooney (grandmother)
José Ferrer (grandfather)
Pat Boone (grandfather)
Miguel Ferrer (uncle)
Rafael Ferrer (uncle)
George Clooney (cousin)
 
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Tessa Ferrer
BornTessa Rose Ferrer[1]
(1986-03-30) March 30, 1986 (age 28)[2]
Los Angeles, United States
OccupationActress
Years active2008–present
ParentsDebby Boone
Gabriel Ferrer
RelativesRosemary Clooney (grandmother)
José Ferrer (grandfather)
Pat Boone (grandfather)
Miguel Ferrer (uncle)
Rafael Ferrer (uncle)
George Clooney (cousin)

Tessa Rose Ferrer (born March 30, 1986)[3] is an American actress. She is the daughter of singer Debby Boone and her husband Gabriel Ferrer.[3] In 2012, Shonda Rhimes cast Ferrer in a recurring role as Dr. Leah Murphy in Season 9 of the ABC drama series Grey's Anatomy.[4][5] In June 2013 she was promoted to series regular for season 10;[6][7] however, in March 2014 (2014-03), it was announced that she would be exiting the show at the end of the season.[8]

Filmography[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
2008ExcisionPaulineShort film
First Run Film Festival for Best Actress
ShockerFest International Film Festival for Best Actress
2009Nobody’s NightNoraShort film
2009Ramblin' RoundFighting Woman (voice)Short film
2012Modern Mad MenJessicaShort film
2012After the Triumph of Your BirthEva
2013Go for SistersKatrina
2012–2014Grey's AnatomyDr. Leah MurphyRecurring cast (season 9)
Series regular (season 10)
2013AbductedJessica Marino
2014ExtantKatie Sparks

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.californiabirthindex.org/birth/tessa_rose_ferrer_born_1986_17337063
  2. ^ "ABC Medianet". ABC Medianet. 2013-05-18. Retrieved 2013-09-19. 
  3. ^ a b Oct 10, 1997 (1997-10-10). "Debby Boone". EW.com. Retrieved 2013-07-08. 
  4. ^ "Grey’s Anatomy Admits Newcomer Tessa Ferrer for Recurring Role - Today's News: Our Take". TVGuide.com. 2012-08-23. Retrieved 2013-07-08. 
  5. ^ "Tessa Ferrer to Make Television Debut on Grey's Anatomy". TV Fanatic. 2012-08-23. Retrieved 2013-07-08. 
  6. ^ 3 WKS (2013-06-14). "'Grey's Anatomy' Ups Four to Series Regular for Season 10". Hollywoodreporter.com. Retrieved 2013-07-08. 
  7. ^ Andreeva, Nellie. "Scott Foley Signed As Regular On 'Scandal' For Season 3; Quartet Promoted On 'Grey's'". Deadline.com. Retrieved 2013-07-08. 
  8. ^ Harnick, Chris (March 25, 2014). "Grey's Anatomy Cast Shakeup: 2 Actors Exit the Hit Drama - E! Online". E!. Retrieved May 16, 2014. 

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