We recently had the chance to catch up with saucy Elvira’s alter-ego, Cassandra Peterson. She dished on everything from her favorite monster, to why Elvira makes a good role model, to her new show The Search for the Next Elvira (which wraps up tonight!). She was warm, down to earth, and totally friendly, so don’t be shy if you get the chance to meet her!! She’s welcome to pop in here any time, and she’s an absolute star in our books…..



Elvira – Cassandra Peterson




Elvira, Mistress of the Dark. Name at birth: Cassandra Peterson Cassandra Peterson was just another struggling actress during the 1970s. In the early 1980s, as Elvira, Mistress of the Dark, she put the “vamp” in vampire and introduced horror movies on a Los Angeles television station. From there she launched a career as a cleavage-rich spokeswoman for all things spooky and campy, including a syndicated TV show, a movie and a merchandising blitz that cranked out everything from perfume to pinball machines.



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Alien – Story Synopsis:

NostromoThe Nostromo, a Weyland-Yutani commercial mining vessel, still 10 months from Earth, intercepts an alien signal from a nearby planet, Acheron, and the crew realize they are obligated to investigate under company policy ,or suffer fortiture of all shares. After landing on the planet, three crew members (Captain Dallas, Lambert and Kane), leave the ship to explore the area and find the source of the signal. Meanwhile the Nostromo’s mainframe “Mother” deciphers the message to be a warning, not a distress call. However, it’s too late to stop the away team as they have arrived at the source of the signal – a massive derelict alien spacecraft. Inside they find a sole alien corpse, thousands of years dead, and a cargo hold full of leathery egg-like structures. When Kane disturbs one of the eggs it opens and an organism attaches itself to Kane’s face, immobilizing him.

The Exorcist

  {audio}mp3/Exorcist-theme.mp3{/audio}     Summary: Novelist William Peter Blatty based his best-seller on the last known Catholic-sanctioned exorcism in the United States. Blatty transformed the little boy in the 1949 incident into a little girl named Regan, played by 14-year-old Novelist William Peter Blatty based his best-seller on the last known Catholic-sanctioned exorcism in the United […]


NBC has released three images from “The List,” the Wednesday, Nov. 7 episode of Bionic Woman. Here’s how NBC describes the episode:

“The Berkut Group has to team up with the CIA to catch a dangerous man who is selling a list naming the Berkut Group and CIA operatives. When Jaime (Michelle Ryan) and Tom (guest star Jordan Bridges) are partnered on the mission in Paris, they find themselves in the city of love, competing and flirting with each other, while still trying to maintain a professional relationship…


NBC has released seven images from “The Line,” the Monday, Oct. 29 episode of Heroes. Here’s how the network describes the episode:

“West (Nick D’Agosto) convinces Claire (Hayden Panettiere) to teach head cheerleader Debbie (guest-star Dianna Agron) a lesson after she deems Claire too ordinary to join the squad. While Suresh (Sendhil Ramamurthy) faces a serious moral dilemma with the Company, H.R.G. (Jack Coleman) pays his Russian mentor a visit in an effort to locate Isaac’s last prophetic paintings…


      Predator  Summary: Dutch (Arnold Schwarzenegger) has a code of honor which he will not violate, even when his life depends on it. Paradoxically, his code of honor gives him the backbone to survive as a military special forces operative when he is sent on a covert mission to rescue another group which was sent in to […]

WHD with Amy McKeown

An Interview With ELOM Author William Drinkard

William Drinkard is a man who’s done it all – parent, hospital administrator, politician, world traveler, and now an author. His new book, ELOM, is scheduled to hit shelves next April, and if you met the man behind it you would quickly realize that you have to read this book. William is a deep-thinker who, after years of reading hard-core science fiction, finally decided to tackle the writing process himself.  We were lucky enough to snag the very first interview with this up-&-coming author about his new novel, where he tries to answer some hard questions with his own unique perspective…

Jericho: “Reconstruction”, Yes we have Pic’s

This just in guys courtesy of TV Guide, we have 3 pictures from the long awaited 2nd Season premiere of Jericho. The Premiere Episode is called “Reconstruction”, the 2nd Season of Jericho will start on 8 January 2008 and we here at SciFi United can hardly wait for the return of the most debated over show of this year, we seen something that rarely happens a major network gave into the fans and revive the show. There was even a Jericho convention this year, which is a rarity in itself for a first year series…

Jennifer Love Hewitt

Jennifer Love Hewitt

Jennifer Love Hewitt has appeared in many feature films including “Heartbreakers,” “I Know What You Did Last Summer,” “I Still Know What You Did Last Summer,” “Can’t Hardly Wait,” “Garfield” and “The Tuxedo.” She recently completed production on two independent feature films, “The Truth About Love” and “If Only,” which she also produced. Hewitt became […]