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Cassandra Peterson

Actress | Producer | Writer
KNOWN FOR 
Elvira: Mistress of the Dark (1988) | Elvira's Haunted Hills (2001) | Elvira's Movie Macabre (2010– )
AWARDS 
1 win & 2 nominations More »
AKA 
Elvira | Cassandra Petersen
NICKNAMEs  
The Mistress of the Dark, Elvira
HEIGHT 
5' 7" (1.70m)

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Past Film & Video (34 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (43 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Teenage Mutant Ninja TurtlesTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TV Series) Ms. Campbell / Computer Voice (4 episodes, 2013–2015)  Less 2013–2015 4
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  • Primary photo for 13 Nights of Elvira13 Nights of Elvira (TV Series) Elvira - Mistress of the Dark (1 episode, 2014), Writer (Additional Material), Producer  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for RuPaul's Drag RaceRuPaul's Drag Race (TV Series) Herself - Guest Judge (2 episodes, 2012), Herself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2012–2013 3
    • Reunited! (May 6, 2013) Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
    • 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 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) (21 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 ("Hark, the Hell's Angels Sing", "Oh Little Frown of Bethlehem") (1 episode, 2010), Performer ("Voodoo Isle") (1 episode, 2011), Writer ("Voodoo Isle") (1 episode, 2011), Performer ("Every Breath You Take", "You Give Love a Bad Name") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2010–2011 21
    • A Bucket of Blood (May 20, 2011) Elvira (as Elvira), Executive Producer, Producer, Writer  Less
    • Hercules and the Captive Women (May 13, 2011) Elvira, Executive Producer, Producer, Writer  Less
    • Manos: The Hands of Fate (May 6, 2011) Elvira, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
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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 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 Scares & DaresScares & Dares (TV Movie) Elvira  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Bride of Monster ManiaBride of Monster Mania (TV Movie) Herself (as Elvira), Special Thanks  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Attack of the 50 Foot Monster ManiaAttack of the 50 Foot Monster Mania (TV Movie) Herself (as 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 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 Acting on ImpulseActing on Impulse (TV Movie) Roxy  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 Heavy Metal HeavenHeavy Metal Heaven (TV Series) Herself - Host (2 episodes, 1990), Elvira  Less 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 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 WrestleMania 2WrestleMania 2 (TV Movie) Elvira  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Fall GuyThe Fall Guy (TV Series) Elvira (2 episodes, 1984–1985)  Less 1984–1985 2
  • Primary photo for Elvira's MTV Halloween PartyElvira's MTV Halloween Party (TV Movie) Herself - Host (as Elvira), Writer  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Movie MacabreMovie Macabre (TV Series) Elvira (11 episodes, 1981–1984), Associate Producer (7 episodes, 1981–1984), Writer (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1981–1984 11
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  • 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 / Ptatateetah (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 Happy DaysHappy Days (TV Series) Performer ("Top Banana") (1 episode, 1979), Girl (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
  • Primary photo for The Elvira ShowThe Elvira Show (TV Series) Producer, Elvira, Mistress of the Dark  Less 1993– 
  • Primary photo for On the TelevisionOn the Television (TV Series) Various (1 episode)  Less 1989–  1
Self (66 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (5 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • 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 Famous T & AFamous T & A (Video) Katya (archive footage)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Best of Sex and ViolenceThe Best of Sex and Violence Self (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1981
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for PainPain (Video Game) Elvira (voice)  Less 2007

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