Vampira – An Underappreciated Icon

This Halloween I took the time machine back to 1954, the year Finnish-American actor and pin-up Maila Nurmi (born Maila Elizabeth Syrjäniemi) took Hollywood by storm as her iconic creation ‘Vampira‘ in her late night TV show, The Vampira Show. Hired as the first ever TV horror hostess, and creating her own unique and enduring […]