Teresa Palmer (born 26 February 1986 in Adelaide, Australia) is an Australian actress. Making her film debut in 2:37, Teresa has moved on to the American film industry with movies such as Bedtime Stories, The Sorcerer's Apprentice, and I Am Number Four. She gained prominence playing Julie in 2013's Warm Bodies, and acted alongside fellow Australian Liam Hemsworth in Love and Honor. She also starred in Lights Out and Hacksaw Ridge in 2016.
Teresa has been married to American actor Mark Webber since 2013. They have three children, with a fourth on the way.
Filmography with TV Tropes pages
- Wolf Creek (2005) as Pool Party People
- 2:37 (2006) as Melody
- The Grudge 2 (2006) as Vanessa Cassidy
- Bedtime Stories (2008) as Violet Nottingham
- The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2010) as Rebecca "Becky" Barnes
- I Am Number Four (2011) as Number Six
- Warm Bodies (2013) as Julie Grigio
- Cut Bank (2014) as Cassandra Steeley
- The Choice (2016) as Gabby Shaw
- Triple 9 (2016) as Michelle Allen
- Lights Out (2016) as Rebecca Wells
- Hacksaw Ridge (2016) as Dorothy Schutte
- Berlin Syndrome (2017) as Clare Havel
- 2:22 (2017) as Sarah Barton
- A Discovery of Witches (2018, 2021-present) as Diana Bishop
Tropes associated with Teresa Palmer:
- Dyeing for Your Art: She got into great shape for I Am Number Four, working out four hours a day for three months, and learning how to fight with a sword.
- Fake American: In some of her roles.
- Granola Girl: She's a vegan and known for her involvement in spiritual and environmental causes, even having two sites devoted to her practice of Zen Buddhism and similar activities.
- Ms. Fanservice: She's quite a beauty, and has been in a number of roles with her character scantily clad, naked or has sex scenes.
- What Could Have Been: She was cast as Talia Al-Ghul in George Miller's Justice League: Mortal film before it was cancelled. However, she still wants to play the part and has campaigned for it in both The Dark Knight Rises and opposite Ben Affleck in the DC Extended Universe.