SOUTH AFRICA'S TV WEBSITE
SIGN IN SEARCH MENU
SOUTH AFRICA'S TV WEBSITE

Tessa Jubber

Born: 27 October 1977 (42 years old)
Gender: Female

Rate:

7.4

Add to Actor Favourites

Bio

Tessa Jubber is a South African actress best known for her role as Erin McPherson, a troubled, highly-strung journalist with a booze problem, on the SABC3 soapie Isidingo.

She is also known for her role as the sultry and beautiful editor Angelica Harvey on the e.tv soapie Backstage.

Jubber has had minor roles in the feature films Stander (2003), Proteus (2003) and Dissonances (2003), and made a guest appearance as Princess Gaia in the 1997 episode of the television series The Adventures of Sinbad, entitled "The Ghoul's Tale (Season 1, Episode 14).

She played the role of Carol Shand in the 2004 feature film Drum, starring Taye Diggs. She was credited in the film as Tessa Jaye.

She is also an accomplished stage performer, having won awards for her performances as Elaine Robinson in The Graduate, Desdemona in Othello and Lisa in the racy drug-culture play More.

She also starred in the 2006 production of Glass Roots at Pieter Toerien's Montecasino Studio Theatre in Johannesburg. The play was directed by Roy Sargeant and written by the host of the South African version of The Weakest Link, Fiona Coyne.

Her next role was that of Portia in the Maynardville open air production of Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice, from 9 January - 16 February, 2008.

Tessa was born in Cape Town, South Africa and currently resides in Johannesburg. She has a younger brother, Stephen, who is also an actor. She married Anton Fatti on 29 December, 2012.

In 2013 she had a starring role in the SABC3 sitcom Loitering in Jozi.


Television Roles

LATEST ARTICLES

Arendsvlei Teasers - November 2020

Something dark is luuuurking in the shadows. Will it affect a new love?


New on TV today: Monday 26 October

Returning series tonight include The Chi on 1Magic and Growing up Hip Hop: Atlanta on Vuzu.


Idols 16: It's not to be for Be

One week you're In and the next you're Out.


New on TV today: Sunday 25 October

Voetspore: Re√ľnie starts on kykNET and Strictly Come Dancing returns to BBC Brit.


New on TV today: Saturday 24 October

Miss SA airs live on Mzansi Magic and M-Net - all the deets, all the girls, all the clatter.


Made For Each Other Teasers - November 2020

Prerna seems to be involved in 2 different fires.


Rhythm City Teasers - November 2020

Suffocate starts clearing his name. Also, a love triangle gets complicated.


New on TV today: Friday 23 October

A chess prodigy plays The Queen's Gambit on Netflix and queer comedy Work in Progress starts on M-Net.


Carte Blanche packs a full house this Sunday (25 October)

Agrizzi's crypto escape plan, the Table Mountain killer behind bars and a celebration of true grit. Sunday's eps looks punchy.


Isibaya Teasers - November 2020

Melusi has an interesting story to tell. Also, Mpihlangene confronts Fenyang.

LATEST SITE ACTIVITY


More activity at TVSA Central


LATEST SOAPIE TEASERS



LATEST SOAPIE TEASERS






×
×

You browser doesn't have Flash, Silverlight, Gears, BrowserPlus or HTML5 support.