kind of has it all. A hit series, Pan Am
, airing on the small screen, a bright lineup of upcoming movies, a smoking-hot model boyfriend (hi, James Rousseau!), and a closet jammed with gorgeous vintage dresses, Mulberry satchels, and Isabel Marant shoes. But even if you wanted to hate her, you couldn’t—this British babe is also a sweet, smart, incredibly cool, and fiercely talented actress. And we happen to think she's destined to become a household name. In between trips to the UK to star alongside Twilight’s Kristen Stewart in Snow White And The Huntsman
and time in NYC filming her show with Christina Ricci, we caught up with the awesome Ms. Wallis. The stunning blonde spilled on getting into character, her Bohemian upbringing in Portugal, and her obsession with Grace Kelly and Verushka—all while wearing perfect outfits you’ll want to copy faster than you can say "It Brit
." Can you say a star is born?
Photographed by Mike Rosenthal