Susanna Thompson

Biography: Skilled in Aikido and stage combat.

It was a poetry class that first drew Susanna Thompson to acting. Her fifth grade teacher, Mr. Connie Baucum, eventually guided her into community theatre. She continued studying acting in high school, earning a drama scholarship to San Diego State University. As part of her undergraduate study, Susanna had the pleasure of appearing in Dogg's Hamlet and Cahoot's Macbeth under the co-direction of Tony Award-winning playwright Tom Stoppard.

Her first television appearance was in 1992 in the Emmy nominated 'A Woman Scorned: The Betty Broderick Story'.

Alumni of the Hoffman Institute's Quadrinity Process (HQP).
Susanna received a Dramalogue Award for her role as Luisa in "A Shayna Maidel." She was also nominated for Best Actress by the San Diego Critics Circle for her role as Agnes in "Agnes of God."

Susanna Thompson's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 40
Highest Metascore: 59 The Ballad of Jack and Rose
Lowest Metascore: 25 Dragonfly
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 3
  2. Negative: 2 out of 3
3 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
59 The Ballad of Jack and Rose Mar 25, 2005 Miriam Rance 6.5
25 Dragonfly Feb 22, 2002 Emily Darrow 6.8
38 Random Hearts Oct 8, 1999 Peyton Van Den Broeck 5.4