The Search for the Next Elvira (Courtesy Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia)
The Search for the Next Elvira is a reality television series created by Eric Gardner and Cassandra Peterson for the Fox Reality channel. The reality competition show is a search to be the next late-night horror cult movie host Elvira, Mistress of the Dark.
Cassandra Peterson as Elvira
Christian Greenia as Himself / "Manvira"
Patterson Lundquist as Himself / "Manvira"
Kane Hodder - Guest judge, former portrayer of horror movie icon, Jason Voorhees.
Rick Baker - Guest judge, six time Academy Award-winning special effects make-up artist.
The "Unlucky Thirteen" included:
Ms. Monster (aka A.K. Smith), a San Francisco-based horror hostess.
Yvette Nii, Singer/ Entertainer based out of Honolulu, Hawaii
Asia DeVinyl, a goth and fetish pin-up model.
Mina Rose, a model and member of Suicide Girls.
April Wahlin, an aspiring writer and a self-proclaimed tomboy.
Jenny Jenson, a marketing director who is fluent in Mandarin.
Erik-a (aka Eric Bedelman), the only male contestant to make it into the semi-finals.
Shelly Martinez, a former ECW wrestler who performed under the stage name, Ariel, and former TNA Knockout.
Jilina Scott, an actress and television hostess.
Lady M (aka Milli), a sales specialist from Baltimore.
Kitty Korvette, bassist of the Texas-based, goth country band, Black Molly.