Fans of Netflix’s latest thriller, Behind Her Eyes, have been captivated by its leading lady Simona Brown. In the six-episode limited series, Brown plays the role of Louise, a single mother seemingly webbed in a love triad. The psychological drama, which is a cinematic adaptation of Sarah Pinborough’s eponymous novel, is now reigning as one of the streaming services’ top ten watched shows in the US. And fans are still raving over the natural-haired British beauty who swept them away in her latest performance. 

Hailing from Southeast London, this rising star is no stranger to the spotlight and her impressive acting credits both in television and film are not skimp by any means. Behind Her Eyes is her highest profile role to date, but the actress has starred in The Night Manager, The Little Drummer Girl and Kiss Me First. Now on the center stage, the 26-year-old’s Hollywood career is headed to top and there’s so much more fans are set to uncover about her. 

Here are six things to know about Simona Brown.