EXCLUSIVE: Former girlfriend of Scott Peterson speaks out 10 years later

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EXCLUSIVE: Former Girlfriend of Scott Peterson Speaks Out on 10 Years Later

The Ben Affleck movie "Gone Girl" continues to thrill moviegoers with the story of a missing pregnant wife whose husband becomes the prime suspect, but there's one woman for whom the movie hit too close to home. Her name is Amber Frey.

Ten years ago she was in the spotlight as the girlfriend of Scott Peterson, the notorious killer currently on death row in California for murdering his pregnant wife, Laci Peterson.

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EXCLUSIVE: Former girlfriend of Scott Peterson speaks out 10 years later
Amber Frey, right, leaves a Redwood City, Calif., courtroom with her attorney Gloria Allred, left, after she was questioned by attorney Mark Geragos during the Scott Peterson trial, Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2004. Peterson is the Modesto, Calif., man who could face the death penalty for the murder of his wife, Laci Peterson, and their unborn son. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)
*** FILE *** Amber Frey leaves a Redwood City, Calif., courthouse during the Scott Peterson trial, Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2004. Frey, the former mistress of convicted murderer Scott Peterson, is opening a day spa in a tony Fresno suburb. Frey said she planned to launch Escape Day Spa with a Caribbean-themed, adults-only party Thursday evening June 28, 2007 in a Clovis shopping center. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)
Gloria Allred, attorney for Amber Frey, speaks to the media as she leaves the courthouse after Scott Peterson was convicted of murder in Redwood City, Calif., Friday, Nov. 12, 2004. Scott Peterson was charged with two counts of murder in the deaths of his pregnant wife Laci, and their unborn son. (AP Photo/David Paul Morris, pool)
Amber Frey, witness for the prosecution, center, is escorted out of the San Mateo Superior County Court by her attorneys Nathan Goldberg, bottom left, and Gloria Allred, bottom right, and police after testifying in the Scott Peterson trial in Redwood City, Calif., on Monday, Aug. 16, 2004. Scott Peterson is the Modesto, Calif., man who could face the death penalty if he's convicted of two counts of murder for the deaths of his wife, Laci Peterson, and their unborn son. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
Anita Presta reads through Amber Frey's new book, "Witness: For the Prosecution of Scott Peterson," before buying it at a bookstore in San Francisco on Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2005. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
Amber Frey, right, leaves with her attorney Gloria Allred, left, after she was questioned by attorney Mark Geragos during the Scott Peterson trial at the Redwood City, Calif., courthouse, Monday, Aug. 23, 2004. Peterson is the Modesto, Calif., man who could face the death penalty for the murder of his wife, Laci Peterson, and their unborn son. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, pool)
Amber Frey, center, leaves with her attorneys Gloria Allred, left, and Nate Goldberg, right, after she testified during the Scott Peterson murder trial at the Redwood City, Calif., courthouse, Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2004. Peterson is the Modesto, Calif., man who could face the death penalty for the murder of his wife, Laci Peterson, and their unborn son. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, Pool)
Amber Frey, right, exits the courthouse with her attorney Gloria Allred, left, after the first day of Mark Geragos cross-examination during the Scott Peterson double murder trial Monday, Aug. 23, 2004, at the San Mateo County Superior Courthouse in Redwood City. Scott Peterson is on trial for the murder of his wife Laci Peterson and their unborn child. (AP Photo/ Tony Avelar, pool)
Amber Frey, center, arrives with her attorney Gloria Allred, center left, and two unidentified Modesto police officers, left and right, before Frey testifies in the Scott Peterson trial at the Redwood City, Calif., courthouse, Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2004. Peterson is the Modesto, Calif., man who could face the death penalty for the murder of his wife, Laci Peterson, and their unborn son. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)
Attorney Gloria Allred, right, addresses reporters at a news conference where it was announced that she will be representing Amber Frey, left, Monday, May 19, 2003, in Los Angeles. About a month after the disappearance of Laci Peterson, Frey revealed that she had had a relationship with Peterson's husband, Scott Peterson, who has been charged with murdering his pregnant wife. Frey has said she did not know Peterson was married when she met him in November. (AP Photo/Jerome T. Nakagawa)
Amber Frey, right, who acknowledged that she had a relationship with Scott Peterson, announces that she has retained the legal representation of attorney Gloria Allred, left, at a news conference in Los Angeles Monday, May 19, 2003. Peterson is accused of murdering his wife, Laci Peterson, and their unborn child. (AP Photo/Jerome T. Nakagawa)
In an artist's rendition from a courtroom in a Redwood City, Calif., Amber Frey, center, points to Scott Peterson, left, as she answers questions from prosecutor David Harris, right,Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2004. Peterson's one-time mistress testifies about the affair prosecutors say led Peterson to murder his pregnant wife Scott Peterson could face the death penalty if he's convicted of two counts of murder for the deaths of his wife, Laci Peterson, and their unborn son. (AP Photo/Vicki Ellen Behringer)
Amber Frey exits the courthouse with her attorney Gloria Allred after a day of testifying during the Scott Peterson double murder trial Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2004, at the San Mateo County Superior Courthouse in Redwood City. Scott Peterson is on trial for the murder of his wife Laci Peterson and their unborn child. (San Mateo County Times photo/Ron Lewis)
Amber Frey's attorney Gloria Allred speaks during a news conference during the Scott Peterson trial outside of the Redwood City, Calif., courthouse, Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2004. Peterson is the Modesto, Calif., man who could face the death penalty for the murder of his wife, Laci Peterson, and their unborn son. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)
Amber Frey, mistress of murder suspect Scott Peterson, leaves the San Mateo County Superior Court in Redwood City, Calif., Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2004, after testifying in Peterson's double homicide trial. Scott Peterson is being tried and could faced the death penalty if he's convicted of two counts of murder for the deaths of his wife, Laci, and the couple's unborn son. (AP Photo/Bart Ah You, Pool)
Amber Frey leaves a Redwood City, Calif., courtroom after she testified during the Scott Peterson trial Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2004. Peterson could face the death penalty for the murder of his wife, Laci Peterson, and their unborn son. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, pool)
REDWOOD CITY, CA - AUGUST 18: Amber Frey (C), former mistress of Scott Peterson, leaves the San Mateo Superior County Courthouse with attorneys Gloria Allred (L) and Nate Goldberg (R) after a delay in the Scott Peterson trial August 18, 2004 in Redwood City, California. Frey, a prosecution witness, did not take the stand today. Scott Peterson is on trial for the murder of his wife Laci Peterson and their unborn son. (Photo by Arleen Ng-Pool/Getty Images)
REDWOOD CITY, CA - AUGUST 18: Amber Frey, former mistress of Scott Peterson, leaves the San Mateo Superior County Courthouse after a delay in the Scott Peterson trial August 18, 2004 in Redwood City, California. Frey, a prosecution witness, did not take the stand today. Scott Peterson is on trial for the murder of his wife Laci Peterson and their unborn son. (Photo by Paul Sakuma-Pool/Getty Images)
This undated handout photo from the Modesto (Calif.) Police Department shows Laci Peterson, center, and her husband, Scott. Scott Peterson was arrested in San Diego on Friday, April 18, 2003, in connection with the Christmas Eve disappearance of his pregnant wife. (AP Photo/Modesto Police Department Handout) **FOR EDITORIAL USE IN CONNECTION WITH PETERSON TRIAL ONLY**
Shown in this 2011 photo released by the California Dept. of Corrections is Scott Peterson who is on death row at San Quentin State Prison. Seven years after Peterson was sentenced to death for murdering his pregnant wife Laci, his appeal is moving at lightning speed, at least compared to those of his 725 fellow California Death Row inmates. Appealing the death penalty in California can take two decades, meaning that condemned prisoners are more likely to die behind bars of natural causes than be executed. Now voters in California get an opportunity this November to vote on a measure that would abolish the death penalty. (AP Photo/Calif. Dept. of Corrections)
** FILE ** Jurors Richelle Nice, right, John Guinasso and Michael Belmessieri, left, arrive for a hearing for convicted double murderer Scott Peterson at a Redwood City, Calif., courthouse in this Friday, Feb. 25, 2005, file photo. Peterson was convicted for the murder of his wife, Laci Peterson, and their unborn son. The jurors who sentenced Scott Peterson to death for murdering his pregnant wife are reuniting to write a book about their role in the high-profile case. "We, the Jury: Deciding Scott Peterson's Fate" will be published this fall. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, file)
Scott Peterson is escorted by two San Mateo County Sheriff deputies as he is walked from the jail to a waiting van Thursday, March 17, 2005, in Redwood City, Calif. Peterson was taken to death row at San Quentin State Prison early Thursday after being sentenced to die for murdering his pregnant wife, Laci. (AP Photo/Justin Sullivan, Pool)
Sharon Rocha, Laci Peterson's mother, left, Brent Rocha and his wife Rose Marie Rocha, right, are seen during a news conference after the verdict in Redwood City, Calif., Monday, Dec. 13, 2004. The jury returned with a sentence recommendation of death in the penalty phase of the Scott Peterson case. Peterson was convicted of two counts of murder in the deaths of his wife Laci Peterson and their unborn child. (AP Photo/Monica Davey, POOL)
Sharon Rocha, Laci Peterson's mother, left, with Brent Rocha and his wife Rose Marie Rocha, right, are seen during a news conference after the verdict in Redwood City, Calif., Monday, Dec. 13, 2004. The jury returned with a sentence recommendation of death in the penalty phase of the Scott Peterson case. Peterson was convicted of two counts of murder in the deaths of his wife Laci Peterson and their unborn child. (AP Photo/EPA, Monica Davey, POOL)
Jackie and Lee Peterson, parents of Scott Peterson, arrive for the penalty phase in Peterson's trial at the Redwood City, Calif., courthouse, Thursday, Dec. 2, 2004. Peterson is the Modesto, Calif., man who could be sentenced to death for the murder of his wife, Laci Peterson. (AP Photo/ John Green, Pool)
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So, what is Amber Frey's life today? Only INSIDE EDITION can reveal she's now a single mom to two children, a boy and a girl.

INSIDE EDITION's Jim Moret asked Frey, "All of these years later, do you still have feelings for Scott Peterson? Do you love Scott Peterson?"

She replied, "I do not. That was put behind me so many years ago."

Frey is now 40, and makes a living as a massage therapist. She also travels the world doing missionary work for her church. But there are those moments when she can't escape her past.

Moret asked, "You still look like I remember. Do people recognize you?"

"Yes," she replied. "It didn't matter if I had a hat on and glasses. People still recognize me years later."

Frey met Peterson, a traveling fertilizer salesman, during the Christmas holidays in 2002.

She says he told her he was not married, but soon she learned he was married and his wife had gone missing. Frey testified at Peterson's murder trial which ended in a guilty verdict. When Peterson was arrested, he was in disguise. He dyed his hair and grew a goatee. And what he had in his car still sends a chill down Frey's spine.

"He had knives, he had rope, he had a shovel, and he had a map to your workplace," Moret said. "Do you believe that you were Scott Peterson's next intended victim?"

Frey replied, "It's pretty creepy, yeah."

Frey insists 10 years later, she has put the Scott Peterson nightmare behind her and she no longer wants to be known as "The woman who dated the most hated man in America."

Moret asked, "What would be the last thing you want to say to Scott Peterson?"

She declared, "I really have nothing to say."

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