PETALING JAYA • Malaysian actress Joey Leong is wanting fresh-faced, bright-eyed and cheery regardless of being one of many casualties of an unintentional fireplace through the filming of native Chinese New Year flick Amazing Spring.
The freak accident, which occurred through the filming of the film in Bandar Bukit Puchong, Selangor, final Monday, leading to severe burns affecting 31 forged members.
Leong, who turned 24 earlier this month, suffered 5 per cent of second-degree burns on her legs. She has began a journal documenting her journey to restoration with common Instagram updates and placing on a courageous entrance within the days following her traumatic expertise.
Her first publish after the incident included an image of her in a hospital mattress, with a quick message telling involved buddies: “I am fine. Suffered burns on both legs. Will recover.”
One lighthearted publish confirmed her closely bandaged ft peeking out from below a tray bearing her spaghetti meal for the day with the message: “It’s my 7th airline meal on this hundred-hour flight to my desired final destination named ‘Recovery’.”
In her newest publish on Instagram, she thanked everybody who paid her a go to and supplied her energy and help.
“My room is filled with so much laughter and tears at all times. Even when I’m going through unbearable pain on my wounds, I find my inner peace. Because I’m loved.”
Other injured forged members admitted to the Sunway Medical Centre embody Hong Kong martial arts actress Sharon Yeung Pan Pan, 59, and Malaysian actor Cedric Loo, 30.
The movie’s director Nick Wong and government producer Jack Lim had carried out a press conference final Tuesday after the incident to take care of rumours that have been spreading like wildfire.
Lim was apologetic over the accident, which he mentioned occurred regardless of having taken security measures, together with having paramedics and firefighters on location.
Wong mentioned 90 per cent of the movie had been shot previous to the unlucky incident and the manufacturing will make use of computer-generated imagery to finish the movie in time for release throughout Chinese New Year subsequent yr.
THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK