Teresa Palmer: 15 Things You Didn’t Know (Part 2)


Teresa Palmer has been in the limelight for a good few years now, and has moved audiences with her performances. Even still, not many people know about this star. Here are more facts about the actress that not many people know.

Number Eight: She’s Often Mistaken for Being Kristen Stewart

For anyone who has taken a look at Teresa Palmer, it can be understood as to why this confusion might be made. Both actresses look so alike that they could very easily play sisters. It’s one of the main reasons why this actress sports blonde hair, despite the fact that its Stewart‘s natural hair color

Number Seven: Teresa Palmer the Journalist

When Teresa was going into the professional world at first, it had nothing to do with the pursuit of acting. Instead, she was going to be a journalist. She was lured in by the possibility of a glamorous life, as she calls it. Interestingly enough, a few months into it, a director called her and asked her to be in their film. She took the opportunity and it’s eventually landed her to where she is now.

Number Six: She Got Fired Once

This actress was once fired. She had gotton cast to be in the film Jumper, but at the last moment, those in charge decided to pull her from the film. It was a “terrible experience” according to her.

Number Five: Named After Someone Special

Teresa Palmer’s mother named her Teresa after someone who was very special: the amazing Mother Teresa. It’s certainly a good person to be named after!

Number Four: She Likes to Skate

Teresa Palmer is big on skating. She’s even been spotted doing this fun act when she was very pregnant with her first child a couple of years ago.

Number Three: She Could Have Been in ‘Mad Max’

This Australian actress could have been in the recent hit smash Mad Max. However, she couldn’t carry on with the role due to scheduling issues.

Number Two: She Likes Playing Strong Women

Something which drew Teresa Palmer to her role in Warm Bodies was the fact that her character is strong and sassy: “I just wanted to get beneath all of that and bring some of my essence to the character, too.” (from her interview with Open Letters Monthly).

Number One: She Likes the Zen Life

Teresa Palmer has said before in an interview how important it is to keep one balanced. She spreads her philosophy with a website called Your Zen Life, which she runs with Phoebe Tonkin.

Teresa Palmer surely is a character. We will see where her career will take her in the future!