Aug. 6th, 1976
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
5' 7 1/2
Melissa George's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2009 - Triangle
2008 - The Betrayed
2007 - 30 Days of Night
2007 - w Delta z
2007 - Music Within
2006 - Turistas
2005 - Derailed
2005 - The Amityville Horror
2003 - Down with Love
2001 - Mulholland Drive
1999 - The Limey
1998 - Dark City
Guest TV Roles
Dr. Sadie Harris
Melissa Suzanne George is an Australian-born film and television actress who has worked in Australia, the United Kingdom and the United States. George is perhaps best known in Australia for her role as Angel Parrish on the Australian soap opera Home and Away (1993–1996). After moving to America, she appeared in television series such as Friends (2003), Alias (2003–2004), In Treatment (2008), Grey's Anatomy (2008–2009) and Lie to Me (2010), earning a nomination for a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Television Film for In Treatment. She made her film début in the neo-noir science fiction feature Dark City (1998) and later appeared in supporting roles in films, including The Limey (1999) and Mulholland Drive (2001). She has gone on to have lead roles in films, including the remake of The Amityville Horror (2005), the thriller Turistas (2006), the vampire horror film 30 Days of Night (2007) and garnered critical acclaim for her starring role in Triangle (2009). Her most recent credits include the thriller A Lonely Place to Die (2011), the Australian drama series The Slap (2011), for which she won a Logie Award for Most Outstanding Actress, and the British-American spy drama series Hunted (2012).
- Stepdaughter, Martina, born 1995.
- Parents: Pamela and Glenn George.
- Dropped out of high school at age 16.
- She's the second of four children.
- Best friends with 'Rachel Blanchard' (qv).
- Named Western Australia's teenage model of the year (1992).
- Was an Australian national champion in rollerskating. She won bronze medals in the National Championships in 1989 and 1990 and a silver medal at the Junior World Championship in 1991.
- Studied in Warwick Senior High School.