1954: Rose to fame as a TV hostess for ABC when she create the Vampira persona.
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Maila Syrjaniemi Nurmi | Maila Nurmi
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[on the film Plan 9 from Outer Space
(1959)] At the time, I thought it was horrible. I knew immediately I'd be committing professional suicide, but I thought "What choice do I have?". Somehow, I seemed to be dead already. I love glamour and physical beauty. I've always been fascinated by beautiful men on the screen: Tyrone Power
, Robert Walker, with soft-focus filters and velvet voices. That's ...
As a cast member, she attended the original premiere of Plan 9 from Outer Space
(1959). She did not get a chance to actually sit down and see the film. She claimed that she did not actually see the entire film until 1980.
Slim-waisted black dress