Teresa Mary Palmer is an Australian actress, writer, model and film producer best known for her roles in Warm Bodies, Lights Out, Berlin Syndrome and Hacksaw Ridge. She starred in, co-wrote and co-produced The Ever After with her husband, Mark Webber.Early lifePalmer was born and raised in Adelaide, South Australia. She is the only child of Kevin Palmer, an investor, and Paula Sanders, a former nurse and missionary. Her parents divorced in 1989 when she was three. She has a stepmother, Kaaren Palmer, as well as two half-sisters and two stepbrothers, who lived with her father. Palmer stated to Interview that she came from rather humble beginnings; she lived in public housing with her mother, and grew up on her father's farm in the Adelaide Hills.