Cassandra Peterson is one of the most popular actresses in America. She was born on 17th September 1951, which makes her age 63. Her birthplace is Manhattan, which lies in Kansas, USA. She is an American by nationality. Her notable works include portrayal as the horror hostess character named Elvira, Mistress of the Dark. She was raised in Randolph and later she moved to Colorado Springs, Colorado with her family. In her childhood she was more into horror- themed toys rather than Barbie dolls. She also used work as go- go dancer in a local gay bar during her teenage. In 1969 she completed her high school from General William J. Palmer High School. After completing her graduation she moved to Las Vegas, Nevada and became a showgirl. She also appeared as a showgirl in one of the movies of James Bond series named Diamonds Are Forever in 1971.
She has been actively involved in the show business since 1970 till the present age. She has been featured in a number of movies and TV shows throughout her career. She had a small role in The Working Girls in 1974 where she played as a topless dancer. She has appeared in Pee-wee’s Big Adventure along with Paul Reubens in 1985. She can also be seen alongside Richard Chamberlain and Sharon Stone in the 1985 movie Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold. After the death of Larry Vincent the host of the horror show titled Fright Night the show stopped for six years. Peterson was then cast as the female host of the show. She became popular after she started wearing tight- fitting, cleavage- displaying black gown in the show. She also used satirical and sarcastic tones of California Valley girl in her commentary. She also had a small role in the 1980 movie Cheech & Chong’s Next Movie by Cheech Marin. She later appeared in other movies by Cheech Marin such as Echo Park in 1986 and Born in East L.A. in 1987. She had appeared in the third Gilligan’s Island television movie as Ginger Grant in 1981. In 1997 she was ranked first in the Sci-Fi’s Sexiest B- Queens list published by Femme Fatales magazine. She used to host the home video series ThrillerVideo in September 2010.
She is an average tall woman with the height of 5 feet 7 inches. She has well maintained her perfect body measurements of 34-24-34 inches approx. She can flatter anyone by her hot body figure with long and sexy legs. She regularly uploads pictures in Instagram. She has many fans and followers of different ethnicity from around the globe in Twitter. More information regarding her can be found in wiki websites like Wikipedia.
She used to go dating with Elvis Presley when she was only 17. In 1981 she was married to personal manager Mark Pierson. The relationship came to an end when she got divorce from her husband in 2003. Talking about her children (kids) she has a daughter named Sadie Pierson who was born in 1991. She is not having affair with anyone right now. She is quite successful in the industry as she has an estimated net worth of $2.5 million dollars.