Cassandra Peterson (I)

Actress | Producer | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
Elvira: Mistress of the Dark (1988) | Elvira's Haunted Hills (2001) | Elvira's Movie Macabre (2010-2011)
AWARDS 
2 wins & 2 nominations More »
AKA 
Elvira | Cassandra Petersen
NICKNAMEs  
The Mistress of the Dark, Elvira
HEIGHT 
5' 7" (1.70m)
VANITY URL *
http://www.imdb.me/elvira
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Past Film & Video (42 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (57 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Teenage Mutant Ninja TurtlesTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TV Series) Utrom Queen / Ms. Campbell / Computer Voice ( 6 episodes, 2013–2017 )  Less 2013–2017 6
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  • Primary photo for Comic Book MenComic Book Men (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for 13 Nights of Elvira13 Nights of Elvira (TV Series) Elvira / Elvira - Mistress of the Dark ( 12 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014 12
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  • Primary photo for Epic InkEpic Ink (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Face OffFace Off (TV Series) Elvira - Guest Judge ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
    • Living Art (Sep 24, 2013) Elvira - Guest Judge  Less
  • Primary photo for Written by a KidWritten by a Kid (TV Series) Mother ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for The Marilyn Denis ShowThe Marilyn Denis Show (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Last Man StandingLast Man Standing (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Elvira's Movie MacabreElvira's Movie Macabre (TV Series) Elvira / Elvira (as Elvira) ( 26 episodes, 2010–2011 ) , Executive Producer ( 20 episodes, 2010–2011 ) , Producer ( 18 episodes, 2010–2011 ) , Writer ( 10 episodes, 2010–2011 ) , Writer ( 10 episodes, 2010–2011 ) , Performer ("Every Breath You Take" (uncredited), "You Give Love a Bad Name") ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Writer ("Voodoo Isle") ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Performer ("Hark, the Hell's Angels Sing", "Oh Little Frown of Bethlehem") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Performer ("Voodoo Isle") ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2010–2011 26
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  • Primary photo for MediumMedium (TV Series) Allison Dubois ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Bite Me (Oct 30, 2009) Allison Dubois (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Search for the Next ElviraThe Search for the Next Elvira (TV Series) Elvira ( 4 episodes, 2007 ) , Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 4
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  • Primary photo for Spread EntertainmentSpread Entertainment (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for The Girls Next DoorThe Girls Next Door (TV Series) Elvira - Mistress of the Dark ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • Girls Will Be Ghouls (Oct 15, 2006) Elvira - Mistress of the Dark (as Elvira)  Less
  • Primary photo for Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go!Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go! (TV Series) Severina ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Hollywood's Creepiest CreaturesHollywood's Creepiest Creatures (TV Movie) Elvira  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Scares & DaresScares & Dares (TV Movie) Elvira  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Bride of Monster ManiaBride of Monster Mania (TV Movie) Elvira, Special Thanks  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Attack of the 50 Foot Monster ManiaAttack of the 50 Foot Monster Mania (TV Movie) Elvira, Special Thanks  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The RuPaul ShowThe RuPaul Show (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Nash BridgesNash Bridges (TV Series) Frankie ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
    • Sniper (Oct 31, 1997) Frankie (as Elvira)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Anti Gravity RoomThe Anti Gravity Room (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Space Ghost Coast to CoastSpace Ghost Coast to Coast (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Strange UniverseStrange Universe (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Attack of the Killer B-MoviesAttack of the Killer B-Movies (TV Movie) Elvira, Writer (special material)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Fox Halloween BashFox Halloween Bash (TV Movie) Elvira  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Elvira's Halloween Movie Schlock-A-ThonElvira's Halloween Movie Schlock-A-Thon (TV Movie) Elvira  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Acting on ImpulseActing on Impulse (TV Movie) Roxy  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Elvira ShowThe Elvira Show (TV Series) Elvira, Mistress of the Dark, Producer  Less 1993– 
  • Primary photo for Ring of the MusketeersRing of the Musketeers (TV Movie) Jennifer (as Cassandra Petersen)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Parker Lewis Can't LoseParker Lewis Can't Lose (TV Series) Elvira, Mistress of the Dark ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Joe Bob's Drive-In TheaterJoe Bob's Drive-In Theater (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for The Arsenio Hall ShowThe Arsenio Hall Show (TV Series) Elvira ( 2 episodes, 1989–1991 )  Less 1989–1991 2
  • Primary photo for The Horror Hall of Fame IIThe Horror Hall of Fame II (TV Movie) Elvira (Presenter)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Heavy Metal HeavenHeavy Metal Heaven (TV Series) Elvira ( 6 episodes, 1990 )  Less 1990 6
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  • Primary photo for Elvira's Thriller TheatreElvira's Thriller Theatre (TV Series) Elvira ( 2 episodes, 1989–1990 )  Less 1989–1990 2
  • Primary photo for Totally Hidden VideoTotally Hidden Video (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Just Say JulieJust Say Julie (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for On the TelevisionOn the Television (TV Series) Various ( 1 episode )  Less 1989–  1
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Elvira's Halloween SpecialElvira's Halloween Special (TV Movie) Elvira, Writer  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Fall GuyThe Fall Guy (TV Series) Elvira ( 2 episodes, 1984–1985 )  Less 1984–1985 2
  • Primary photo for Movie MacabreMovie Macabre (TV Series) Elvira ( 137 episodes, 1981–1985 ) , Associate Producer ( 7 episodes, 1981–1984 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1981–1985 137
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  • Primary photo for 3-D TV3-D TV (TV Movie) Elvira  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Bob Hope Lampoons TelevisionBob Hope Lampoons Television (TV Movie) Elvira  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Elvira's MTV Halloween PartyElvira's MTV Halloween Party (TV Movie) Elvira - Hostess (as Elvira), Writer  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Last of the Great SurvivorsLast of the Great Survivors (TV Movie) Elvira  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Fantasy IslandFantasy Island (TV Series) Esther / Ftatateetah ( 3 episodes, 1978–1983 )  Less 1978–1983 3
  • Primary photo for St. ElsewhereSt. Elsewhere (TV Series) Judy ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for The Richard Simmons ShowThe Richard Simmons Show (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for AliceAlice (TV Series) Monique ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for CHiPsCHiPs (TV Series) Elvira ( 2 episodes, 1982–1983 )  Less 1982–1983 2
  • Primary photo for The Paragon of ComedyThe Paragon of Comedy (TV Movie) Actress  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Harper Valley P.T.A.Harper Valley P.T.A. (TV Series) Red Head ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Open All NightOpen All Night (TV Series) Taffy ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Beyond WestworldBeyond Westworld (TV Series) Dance Hall Girl ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Happy DaysHappy Days (TV Series) Girl ( 1 episode, 1979 ) , Performer ("Top Banana") ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 1
    • Burlesque (Nov 6, 1979) Girl (uncredited), Performer ("Top Banana") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Flying HighFlying High (TV Series) Sexy hooker ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 1
Self (76 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Untitled KROQ DocumentaryUntitled KROQ Documentary Self  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for To Hell and Back: The Kane Hodder StoryTo Hell and Back: The Kane Hodder Story Herself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Talking DeadTalking Dead (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
    • Swear (Nov 27, 2016) Herself - Guest  Less
  • Primary photo for Larry King NowLarry King Now (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Halloween WarsHalloween Wars (TV Series) Herself - Guest Judge ( 2 episodes, 2015–2016 )  Less 2015–2016
  • Primary photo for All Access PassAll Access Pass (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Celebrity Close-UpCelebrity Close-Up (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The macabre madness of Mortulia MoroseThe macabre madness of Mortulia Morose (Short) Herself - Narrator  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The TalkThe Talk (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Oprah: Where Are They Now?Oprah: Where Are They Now? (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Why We (Heart) VampiresWhy We (Heart) Vampires (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2013 $100K
  • Primary photo for Rewind This!Rewind This! Herself - Elvira: Mistress of the Dark  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for RuPaul's Drag RaceRuPaul's Drag Race (TV Series) Herself - Guest Judge ( 2 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012
    • RuPaul Rewind (Apr 16, 2012) Herself - Guest Judge (as Elvira)  Less
    • RuPocalypse Now! (Jan 30, 2012) Herself - Guest Judge (as Elvira)  Less
  • Primary photo for RuPaul's Drag Race All StarsRuPaul's Drag Race All Stars (TV Series) Herself - Guest Judge ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
    • Dynamic Drag Duos (Nov 19, 2012) Herself - Guest Judge (as Elvira)  Less
  • Primary photo for Home & FamilyHome & Family (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Counting CarsCounting Cars (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Cocktails with StanCocktails with Stan (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Inside HorrorInside Horror (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Celebrity Ghost StoriesCelebrity Ghost Stories (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Love LustLove Lust (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for This Week in HorrorThis Week in Horror (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for American Idol: The Search for a SuperstarAmerican Idol: The Search for a Superstar (TV Series) Elvira - Audience Member ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Let's Spend the Night TogetherLet's Spend the Night Together Herself  Less 2010 $1K
  • Primary photo for Arias with a TwistArias with a Twist Herself  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for OdditiesOddities (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode )  Less 2010– 
  • Primary photo for Whatever Happened To?Whatever Happened To? (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Secret World of SuperfansThe Secret World of Superfans Herself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Sidewalks EntertainmentSidewalks Entertainment (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Chelsea LatelyChelsea Lately (TV Series) Herself - Round Table ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
    • Episode #1.40 (Oct 11, 2007) Herself - Round Table (as Elvira)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Return of the Living Dead: The Decade of DarknessThe Return of the Living Dead: The Decade of Darkness (Video) Herself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Vampira: The MovieVampira: The Movie (Video) Herself  Less 2006 $10K
  • Primary photo for I Love the '70s: Volume 2I Love the '70s: Volume 2 (TV Series) Herself  Less 2006– 
  • Primary photo for Living in TV LandLiving in TV Land (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Witch's Dungeon: 40 Years of ChillsThe Witch's Dungeon: 40 Years of Chills (Video) Herself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for I Love the HolidaysI Love the Holidays (TV Special) Herself / Elvira  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for I Love the 80's 3-DI Love the 80's 3-D (TV Series) Herself / Elvira ( 10 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005
    • 1989 (Oct 28, 2005) Herself / Elvira  Less
    • 1988 (Oct 28, 2005) Herself / Elvira  Less
    • 1987 (Oct 27, 2005) Herself / Elvira  Less
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  • Primary photo for Playboy: Hef's Halloween SpooktacularPlayboy: Hef's Halloween Spooktacular (Video) Herself - Hostess (as Elvira)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Hostess ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Tony Danza ShowThe Tony Danza Show (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Monsterama: A Tribute to Horror HostsMonsterama: A Tribute to Horror Hosts (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Hollywood SquaresHollywood Squares (TV Series) Elvira - Panelist ( 7 episodes, 2000–2002 )  Less 2000–2002
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  • Primary photo for The Definitive Elvis: Elvis and PriscillaThe Definitive Elvis: Elvis and Priscilla (Video) Herself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for 68th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade68th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade (TV Special) Herself / Elvira  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Martin Short ShowThe Martin Short Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
    • Episode #1.35 (Oct 29, 1999) Herself - Guest (as Elvira)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Howard Stern Radio ShowThe Howard Stern Radio Show (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Strange Universe: Aliens Are ProofStrange Universe: Aliens Are Proof (Video) Herself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Better Homes and GardensBetter Homes and Gardens (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Gayle King ShowThe Gayle King Show (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Thrill Ride: The Science of FunThrill Ride: The Science of Fun (Short) Herself (as Elvira)  Less 1997 $18MM / —
  • Primary photo for Monster ManiaMonster Mania (TV Movie) Elvira  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Dear GodDear God Herself (uncredited)  Less 1996 $22MM $7.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Newlywed GameThe Newlywed Game (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Ricki LakeRicki Lake (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for NFL Monday Night FootballNFL Monday Night Football (TV Series) Elvira ( 2 episodes, 1988–1996 )  Less 1988–1996
  • Primary photo for The 9th Annual Genesis AwardsThe 9th Annual Genesis Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Spooky WorldSpooky World (Video) Herself  Less 1994 $25K
  • Primary photo for Heartstoppers: Horror at the MoviesHeartstoppers: Horror at the Movies (TV Movie) Elvira  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Hulkamania 6Hulkamania 6 (Video) Herself (as Elvira)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for ThirtysomethingThirtysomething (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Super Mario Bros. Super Show!The Super Mario Bros. Super Show! (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 1989 )  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for After HoursAfter Hours (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Magical World of DisneyThe Magical World of Disney (TV Special) Elvira  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The 1988 MTV Video Music AwardsThe 1988 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) Elvira  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for 1986 MTV Video Music Awards1986 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter (as Elvira)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for WrestleMania 2WrestleMania 2 (TV Special) Elvira  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Fangoria's Weekend of HorrorsFangoria's Weekend of Horrors (Video) Herself (as Elvira)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Herself / Herself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 1982–1985 )  Less 1982–1985
  • Primary photo for TV's Bloopers & Practical JokesTV's Bloopers & Practical Jokes (TV Series) Elvira ( 2 episodes, 1985 )  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Bob Hope Buys NBC?Bob Hope Buys NBC? (TV Special) Elvira, Mistress of the Dark  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Joan Rivers and Friends Salute Heidi AbromowitzJoan Rivers and Friends Salute Heidi Abromowitz (TV Movie) Herself (as Elvira)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The 26th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 26th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Life's Most Embarrassing MomentsLife's Most Embarrassing Moments (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Thicke of the NightThicke of the Night (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Real PeopleReal People (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for FilmgoreFilmgore (Video) Elvira  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Counterattack: Crime in AmericaCounterattack: Crime in America (TV Series) Blackjack Dealer ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982
Archive Footage (10 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for ExtraExtra (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
    • Episode #23.54 (Nov 5, 2016) Herself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Die Nacht der lebenden IdiotenDie Nacht der lebenden Idioten (Short) TV Host Elvira (Mistress Of The Dark) (archive footage)  Less 2016 €20
  • Primary photo for The Professor's Scary Movie ShowThe Professor's Scary Movie Show (TV Series) Herself / Elvira ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for RuPaul's Drag RaceRuPaul's Drag Race (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
    • Reunited! (May 6, 2013) Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Pinball ArcadeThe Pinball Arcade (Video Game) Elvira (segmet 'Elvira and the Party Monsters' 'Scared Stiff') (archive footage)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for GazeGaze Herself (archive footage)  Less 2010 $100K
  • Primary photo for American ScaryAmerican Scary Elvira (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night's Main EventSaturday Night's Main Event (TV Series) Elvira ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986
    • Episode #1.6 (May 3, 1986) Elvira (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Best of Sex and ViolenceThe Best of Sex and Violence Self (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Famous T & AFamous T & A (Video) Katya (archive footage)  Less 1982
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for PainPain (Video Game) Elvira (voice)  Less 2007
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