Creator / Dita Von Teese
"Me personally, I want to entertain people above all. When you look back at burlesque in history and the real golden age of burlesque, those entertainers were there to entertain, and there wasn't usually some big political message behind what they were doing."

Dita Von Teese (born Heather Renée Sweet, September 28, 1972) is a burlesque dancer, fashion model, author, and some-time actress, who played a large part in popularising the burlesque genre and retro fashions in the modern age.

She's also a famed sex symbol, and the ex-wife of Marilyn Manson.

The poster girl for Raven Hair, Ivory Skin, although she dyes it.

Her appareances include:
  • The CSI episode "A Kiss Before Frying" as a school teacher who becomes Greg's newest love interest, before becoming a murder suspect.
  • The upcoming film The Boom Boom Room about a naive newcomer to the world of burlesque modelling.
  • She also appeared in one episode of RuPaul's Drag Race as a guest judge.
  • She has had some acting gigs in films ranging from cameos to relatively long on-screen roles.
  • Other than TV appearances, she was featured in electronic duo, Monarchy's song, "Disintegration" and in two of Monarchy's music videos. The first being "Disintegration" and the other being, "Black Widow".
  • She has recently authored a beauty book, Your Beauty Mark, containing many of her secrets and tips to her style.

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