Biography / Wiki
Being an actress is about more than just beauty, they are wise as well as versatile, this line is very well proved by Cassandra Peterson who is a gorgeous actress and former model.
She rose to huge stardom by appearing in the comedy horror film “Elvira, Mistress of the Dark”. Through her hard work and determination, she has established herself among the most influential personalities in the world.
Height / Weight / Age
Born on 17 September 1991, this eminent actress has turned 71 years old. She is blessed with a perfect height which is 170 centimeters and 5’7” in feet & inches. She seems as fit as fiddle with a weight of 58 kilograms and 128 lbs in pounds.
Her beauty is enhanced by her blue eyes and red hair. she is very conscious about her health and maintains her figure with the measurement of 34 inches breast, 27 inches waist, and 35 inches hips. Her bra size is 33B while her shoe size is 8 (US).
Working as a versatile actress, Cassandra has accumulated a decent amount of net worth. According to the sources, her estimated net worth is $2.5 million approximately.
Education / Family
Born in Manhattan, Kansas, United States. Cassandra belongs to the white Caucasian ethnicity. Moreover, she grew up near Randolph, Kansas. Later, her parents moved to Colorado Springs, Colorado with Cassandra.
However, she never disclosed much information about her parents and siblings. Talking about her education, she attended General William J. Palmer High School and graduated in 1969. Moreover, she also became a graduate of Palmer High School.
|Birth Place||Manhattan, Kansas, United States|
|Date of birth||17th September 1951|
|Height||In feet & inches: 5’7”
In centimeters: 170 cm
|Weight||In kilograms: 58 kg
In pounds: 128 lbs
|School||General William J. Palmer High School and Palmer High School|
|Home town||Manhattan, Kansas, United States|
|Current Residence||Los Angeles, California, USA|
|Fathers name||Dale Peterson|
|Mothers name||Not Known|
Career / Fashion and Style
This stunning star commenced her career as a dancer in the local clubs. Later in 1969, she got the opportunity to become a showgirl in Viva Les Girls at The Dunes in Las Vegas. In 1971, she also featured in a brief role of a showgirl in the James Bond film ‘Diamonds Are Forever’.
Moreover, in 1974 she also appeared as a topless dancer in ‘The Working Girls’. In 1976, She also posed as a stripper on the cover of Tom Waits’ album ‘Small Change’. Furthermore, in 1981 the actress was hired by KHJ-TV for working as a host of the movie Macabre series.
Apart from that, she also made her guest appearance on different TV shows and movies as Elvira. Her popularity reached a great peak with the release of the film “Elvira, Mistress of the Dark”. Apart from that, in 2007, she also hosted her own reality show “The Search for the New Elvira”.
Talking about her further achievements, Cassandra has also won five awards and nominated for two awards. In 2001, she has won the award at Los Angeles Silver Lake Film Festival. Similarly, she also won Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards under the category“Favorite Horror Host” (2011) and “Monster Kid Hall of Fame” (2017).
Further, she won the Horror Host Hall of Fame Awards for her film “Elvira: Mistress of the Dark”. Moreover, in 2018 she also won the prize under the category “Lifetime Achievement”. She has also nominated under the category of “Best Actress” for the Razzie Awards in 1989 and Saturn Awards in 1990.
Boyfriend, Affairs, Husband, and More
Cassandra entered into a lovely relationship with her beloved Tom Jones, an American former singer. Later she also dated Bill Cable who is well known as an actor. Furthermore, in 1976 she also started her relationship with English Musician Jimmy Page. Moreover, she also came into a romantic relationship with American singer Eric Burdon.
After some time, she began to date the King of Rock and Roll “Elvis Presley. Later in the year 1981, she married her husband Mark Pierson. In 1994, the couple was blessed with a lovely daughter Sadie Pierson. Unfortunately, this lovely relation came to an end by divorce in 2003.
|Husband||Mark Pierson (1981-2003)
|Children||Daughter: Sadie Pierson
Here we are providing the list of favorites of Cassandra Peterson:
|Favorite Actor||Johnny Depp|
|Favorite Actress||Kate Winslet|
|Favorite Musical instrument||Not Known|
|Favorite singer||Not Known|
|Favorite food||Italian Food|
Some Interesting Facts About Cassandra Peterson
- Her Zodiac sign is Virgo.
- She is very fond of reading and shopping.
- In 1972, she has played a small role in the movie “Roma”.
- Currently, she resides in Los Angeles, California, USA.