August 23, 2013 8:36 PM EST
'The Mortal Instruments' Isabelle Lightwood: Five Things to Know About Jemima West [PHOTOS]
Lily Collins wasn't the only awesome female in the film, "The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones." If there was one other lovely lady that caught the attention of the viewers, it would be none other than Jemima West who played the kick-ass "Shadowhunter", Isabelle Lightwood. Here's all there is to know about this fine and talented young lady.
The whip, the boots and the dress certainly say a lot about Jemima West's character, Isabelle Lightwood in the films. Aside from being kick ass, Jemima West is every bit of Isabelle Lightwood in appearance. Who's not to say Jemima wasn't hot in all the scenes in the film?
In fact, there is more to what meets the eye concerning Jemima West. Fans will be surprised to hear that Jemima is a French-British actress who not only can speak French fluently but German and Spanish. Like Collins who started acting at a young age, West starred in the 1999 film, "The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc" at the age of 10. Also, Collins isn't the only star in the film having a well-established educational background, West too had attended the prestigious university Sorbonne where she took up History of the Art.
"The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones" may have catapulted Jemima's name into the Hollywood limelight but Jemima has long been known abroad for her stint in "Brothel." West plays the role of Rose set in the 19th century where she finds herself listed for a brothel. The show is already on its second season.
Check out the slideshow to find out more about Jemima West, the talented and beautiful actress who brought life to Isabelle Lightwood.