Breakout star Ashley Greene is beloved by 'Twilight' fans worldwide as sprightly and sincere vampire Alice Cullen, but her acting career nearly disintegrated during a long struggle to book roles. Greene's chat with 'New Moon' co-star Michael Sheen appears in the upcoming issue of Interview magazine, where the 22-year-old actress admits her parents urged her return to their Florida hometown, where she'd once planned to study law.

"It just so happened that every time they told me to come home, I would coincidentally book some type of role. I don't know if it was fate or luck," she tells Sheen. More after the jump