Tessa Claire Hersh

Tessa Claire Hersh is an actress, writer, singer, and comedian who also happens to have a master’s degree in Somatic Psychology. In 2018, she was selected as a performer in the ABC DIVERSITY SHOWCASE and won “BEST ACTRESS IN A COMEDY” at the New York Television Festival for her work in Smuchr, which itself won “BEST COMEDY”. Her recent credits include YOUNGER, DESUS & MERO, and THE BREAK W/MICHELLE WOLF, as well as her commercial work as the spokesperson for H&R BLOCK. Tessa was a performer of the critically acclaimed, off-broadway, improvised comedy Blank! The Musical and can regularly be seen performing in New York comedy theaters including the Upright Citizens Brigade and The People’s Improv Theater. She likes kids, dogs, ice cream, rainbows, sparkles, hugs, and the darkness that lurks within.