Plot[ edit ] Los Angeles TV horror hostess Elvira, Mistress of the Dark quits her job after the station's new owner sexually harasses her. Upon learning she is a beneficiary of her deceased great-aunt Morgana, she travels to Fallwell, Massachusetts , to claim the inheritance, which includes a mansion, a recipe book and Morgana's pet poodle , Algonquin. In Fallwell, Elvira's worldly attitude and revealing clothes set the conservative town council against her. But theater operator Bob Redding befriends her. The town's teenagers quickly accept her, to the chagrin of their parents, who consider her a bad influence.
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She decided that she wasn't cut out for "normal" jobs, so she looked to show business. Her career as Elvira took form in when a local television station in Southern California chose her to host a Halloween Macabre show. So where is Elvira now? Well she certainly isn't fading into a quiet retirement despite her Knotts show ceasing.