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Cassandra Peterson


Cassandra Peterson was born in Manhattan, Kansas, and grew up in Colorado Springs, Colorado. She began her career at age 17 as the youngest showgirl in Las Vegas history in the show "Vive Les Girls" at the Dunes Hotel. After receiving advice from "The King" himself, Elvis Presley, she traveled to Europe where she pursued a career as a singer and ... See full bio »

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 2013-2016 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TV Series)
Ms. Campbell / Utrom Queen / Computer Voice
- The War for Dimension X (2016) ... Utrom Queen (voice)
- Target: April O'Neil (2013) ... Ms. Campbell (voice)
- TCRI (2013) ... Ms. Campbell / Computer Voice (voice)
- The Alien Agenda (2013) ... Ms. Campbell (voice)
 2014 13 Nights of Elvira (TV Series)
Elvira / Elvira - Mistress of the Dark
- Evil Bong (2014) ... Elvira
- Night of the Living Dead (2014) ... Elvira
- Trancers (2014) ... Elvira
- Shrunken Heads (2014) ... Elvira
- Seed People (2014) ... Elvira
 2013 Written by a Kid (TV Series)
Mother
- Valentimes Day (2013) ... Mother
 2011 The Marilyn Denis Show (TV Series)
Elvira
- Halloween Spook-tacular (2011) ... Elvira (as Elvira)
 2011 Last Man Standing (TV Series)
Elvira
- Last Halloween Standing (2011) ... Elvira
 2010-2011 Elvira's Movie Macabre (TV Series)
Elvira / Elvira (as Elvira)
- A Bucket of Blood (2011) ... Elvira (as Elvira)
- Hercules and the Captive Women (2011) ... Elvira
- Manos: The Hands of Fate (2011) ... Elvira
- Tormented (2011) ... Elvira
- The Manster (2011) ... Elvira
 2009 Medium (TV Series)
Allison Dubois
- Bite Me (2009) ... Allison Dubois (uncredited)
 2006 The Girls Next Door (TV Series)
Elvira - Mistress of the Dark
- Girls Will Be Ghouls (2006) ... Elvira - Mistress of the Dark (as Elvira)
 2001 Scares & Dares (TV Movie)
Elvira
 1998 The RuPaul Show (TV Series)
Elvira
- Episode dated 7 April 1998 (1998) ... Elvira
 1997 Nash Bridges (TV Series)
Frankie
- Sniper (1997) ... Frankie (as Elvira)
 1996 The Anti Gravity Room (TV Series)
Elvira
- Monsters and Evil (1996) ... Elvira
 1996 Space Ghost Coast to Coast (TV Series)
Elvira
- Switcheroo (1996) ... Elvira
 1996 Strange Universe (TV Series)
Elvira
- Episode dated 15 February 1996 (1996) ... Elvira
 1993 The Elvira Show (TV Series)
Elvira, Mistress of the Dark
 1993 Acting on Impulse (TV Movie)
Roxy
 1992 Ring of the Musketeers (TV Movie)
Jennifer (as Cassandra Petersen)
 1992 Parker Lewis Can't Lose (TV Series)
Elvira, Mistress of the Dark
- Boy Meets Girl II (1992) ... Elvira, Mistress of the Dark
 1990 Heavy Metal Heaven (TV Series)
Elvira
 1989-1990 Elvira's Thriller Theatre (TV Series)
Elvira
- Episode #2.1 (1990) ... Elvira
- Episode #1.1 (1989) ... Elvira
 1989 Totally Hidden Video (TV Series)
Elvira
- Episode dated 31 October 1989 (1989) ... Elvira
 1989 On the Television (TV Series)
Various
 1989 Just Say Julie (TV Series)
Elvira
- Episode dated 17 March 1989 (1989) ... Elvira
 1987 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Elvira
- Dabney Coleman/The Cars (1987) ... Elvira
 1986 WrestleMania 2 (TV Movie)
Elvira
 1984-1985 The Fall Guy (TV Series)
Elvira
- October the 32nd (1985) ... Elvira
- October the 31st (1984) ... Elvira
 1978-1983 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Esther / Ptatateetah
- God Child/Curtain Call (1983) ... Esther
- Homecoming/The Sheikh (1978) ... Ptatateetah
 1983 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
Judy
- Ties That Bind (1983) ... Judy
 1983 The Richard Simmons Show (TV Series)
Elvira
- (1983-10) (1983) ... Elvira
 1983 Alice (TV Series)
Monique
- Mel's Dream Car (1983) ... Monique
 1982-1983 CHiPs (TV Series)
Elvira
- Rock Devil Rock (1982) ... Elvira
 1983 The Paragon of Comedy (TV Movie)
 1982 Harper Valley P.T.A. (TV Series)
Red Head
- Stella Rae (1982) ... Red Head
 1982 Open All Night (TV Series)
Taffy
- Sitting Ducks (1982) ... Taffy
 1980 Beyond Westworld (TV Series)
Dance Hall Girl
- Westworld Destroyed (1980) ... Dance Hall Girl
 1979 Happy Days (TV Series)
Girl
- Burlesque (1979) ... Girl (uncredited)
 1979 Flying High (TV Series)
Sexy hooker
- Ladies of the Night (1979) ... Sexy hooker
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Released her own brand of beer, "Elvira's Night Brew". See more »

Publicity Listings:

11 Interviews | 17 Articles | 18 Pictorials | 14 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Alternate Names:

Elvira | Cassandra Petersen

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

[In 1998, reacting to being told that Monica Lewinsky liked to compare herself to Elvira] At least, I get my little black dress cleaned once in a while. See more »

Trivia:

In 2002, she licensed the name and likeness of Elvira to International Game Technologies for use in an Elvira-themed video slot machine. See more »

Trademark:

Strawberry blonde hair See more »

Nickname:

The Mistress of the Dark See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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Does anyone else.... miss_sugie
NEW ELVIRA MOVE IS BEING PLANNED!! craigle78
Cassandra's early years moosup2003
Beautiful Woman! rudystevens422
Where can I find/buy the pilot for Elvira TV SHOW (sitcom)? mhitamen
Has anyone paid for an autograph? KimberlyNitro
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