Aussie actress Melissa George is still thawing out after suffering
frostbite while filming horror film remake The Amityville Horror in a Wisconsin
The former HOME + AWAY soap star recreated Margot Kidder's 1979 role in
the revamp and still considers herself lucky to land the coveted part - even
though it almost cost her her fingers.
George says, "I was frozen for three weeks. It was below zero, I had to
climb down a ladder, and my hands were stuck - I couldn't stretch my
"I thought, 'I'm the luckiest actress to be given this role. But I just
need to be warm now...' My wrists are flaring up a little bit now."