Everybody loves Cassandra Peterson’s alter-ego Elvira, Mistress of the Dark.
Cassandra began her career as Las Vegas showgirl and later went on to being a horror movie hostess. As Elvira she is a Halloween icon and sex symbol for all things campy and spooky.
The “gal in the wig whose talents are big” takes a surprising new turn in Joshua Grannell’s directorial debut film “All About Evil” by playing a mommy, not a mummy.
Listen as we talk in-depth with the brilliant Cassandra Peterson about taking off her character for the directing drag queen Peaches Christ, the origins of her beloved character Elvira and her thoughts on the movie “Showgirls.”
Cassandra announces Elvira is also coming back big time this fall with the return of her fabulous TV show “Elvira’s Movie Macabre.”
Did you know she dated Elvis Presley as a Showgirl in Las Vegas?
The Eastern origins of Elvira’s unsual eye makeup.
Discover the final resting place of her famous red victorian couch. Believe it or not, it’s not in the Smithsonian!
And questions from you! Don’t miss this show, it’s scary good.
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