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We’re sitting in a glitzy Berlin hotel, with the 25-year-old James about to embark on a world press tour for Cinderella.Russia, Italy, America, Mexico and Canada await her, though she’s well aware “that lasts for a little time-frame and then it’s gone”. The lily pads have taken over, and no water is visible.We don't want to poison anything; we just want to see water and enjoy the pond again.It’s really important to me now.” Not that it’s always easy to get your head round. It’s difficult coming out of drama school, shooting to such early success and leaving her peers behind.“It’s confusing – when you book a ticket to a play or when I check into a hotel, I never know which name to give and you seem like an imposter.”It’s not hard to sense confusion in James, of the ‘why is this happening to me? “I’m at a point in my life where you start questioning your choices and you think ‘Why did I do this? “First of all, you want to tell everyone you’ve got a job, and now I don’t want to tell anyone…She cites her role in Martin Crimp’s stage drama back in 2012, which she performed at Richmond’s Orange Tree Theatre.
I point out that that in a few years, another starlet will be “the new Lily James”. She’s midway through shooting a six-part Andrew Davies-scripted adaptation of Tolstoy’s masterpiece , based on the 2009 parody novel by Seth Grahame-Smith.James plays Jane Austen’s heroine Elizabeth Bennet, albeit in a bizarre-sounding tale that blends elements of the story with the walking dead. “It’s very hard to describe.”If all that wasn’t enough, she has a small role opposite Bradley Cooper in an upcoming still-untitled culinary-themed movie. I just need to read it again, and read it and read it.Then, in a year’s time, she’ll be back with Branagh, as he directs her and Richard Madden, who plays her Prince Charming in Cinderella, in a new stage version of Romeo and Juliet at London’s Garrick Theatre. Put it under my pillow and dream about it.”She calls Branagh a mentor “in a massive way”, and it’s clear just how much she looks up to him.Branagh speaks about her intelligence, warmth, patience – and her entire lack of self-consciousness. they’ve excelled every expectation I could ever have.”She’s certainly thought carefully about what fairy tales meant to her.