Lord, I Love Me Some Elvira

From HorrorSociety.com, great news about my favorite queeen of the undead. I met her a couple of years ago and she couldn’t have been any nicer…

For those readers who may be unaware, Elvira’s Movie Macabre returned in October 2010. While her show is mostly screening old fan favorites, a few new titles from the 70s and 80s have been added to the list. More importantly, all the introductions, breaks, hosting, and shenanigans are brand new. This is a special treat for Elvira fans who have been waiting for her return to horror hosting. New episodes of Elvira’s Movie Macabre are airing in over 100 of the biggest cities in America. Check here to see if it is airing in your city: Elvira\’s Movie Macabre Listings. This week’s pick is Werewolf of Washington. Tune in if you want to see Elvira parody Sarah Palin.

Elvira’s Movie Macabre originally aired from 1981 to 1986. It consisted of 5 seasons and showed over 130 B-movie horror films. Her horror hosting show made her an instant celebrity. Since 1981 she has had three video games, two pin ball machines, her own brand of beer, the #1 women’s Halloween costume, two films, one reality show, one theme park ride, appeared in numerous other films and television shows outside of her character, appeared on the cover of multiple magazines including Playboy, 2 music videos, recorded two Cd’s, and multiple commercials. At age 59, Cassandra Peterson shows no sign of stopping her career.

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About Hunter Shea

Hunter Shea is the product of a misspent childhood watching scary movies, reading forbidden books and wishing Bigfoot would walk past his house. He doesn’t just write about the paranormal – he actively seeks out the things that scare the hell out of people and experiences them for himself. Hunter’s novels can even be found on display at the International Cryptozoology Museum. His video podcast, Monster Men, is one of the most watched horror podcasts in the world. You’ll also find him every week on the Final Guys podcast, available everywhere. He’s a bestselling author of over 25 books, all of them written with the express desire to quicken heartbeats and make spines tingle. Living with his wonderful family and two cats, he’s happy to be close enough to New York City to gobble down Gray’s Papaya hotdogs when the craving hits.

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