|Episodes||Hostis et Inimicus|
|Date of Birth||99 BC, Athens, Greece|
|Date of Death||8 BC, Thurii (aged 91)|
|Cause of Death||Old age|
Thessela was born in 99 BC, in Athens, Greece, and taken into slavery at a young age. She spent most of her life in Capua, eventually being bought by Lanista Lentulus Batiatus in 79 BC, and put to work as a house slave, even attending his wife and children in their ludus.
During her years in Batiatus' service, Thessala would form a romantic relationship with Drapaes, one of the Gladiators. She was one of the house slaves who helped Spartacus and the other gladiators escape in 73 BC.
- Thessala, and her acress also make appearances in the Starz television series Spartacus, being in Blood and Sand and its following season Vengeance.
- Unlike this wikis version of her, in the Spartacus television show she is crucified in Capua on the orders of her dominus Claudius Glaber, as a intimidating punishment on his wife Illythia.