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Movie/TV Show: “Penny Dreadful”
Actress: Eva Green
Why she's kick-butt: It’s a tricky thing to balance on the knife’s edge of heroine and monster, but Vanessa manages it. Enigmatic an unflappable one mine, feral and possessed the next, there’s nothing average about this clairvoyant. Flawed, complex women struggling with troubled pasts are on the rise in storytelling, and Vanessa is at the forefront.
- Donna Dickens