As if she stepped right out of the pages of a Jackie Collins novel, Elaine Lancaster is as glamorous and beautiful as the characters of Hollywood Wives. Elaine Lancaster was actually named after two characters from that very novel, Elaine Conti and Karen Lancaster. As befitting a Jackie Collins novel, Elaine’s life has been filled with glamour, travel, celebrities and a few twisted scenarios. One being the fact that the gorgeous Elaine Lancaster is in reality a man when not performing.
The actor (James Davis) behind Elaine was born in Alabama and raised in Georgia, while Elaine was born in the lap of luxury, pampered by all, and spoiled rotten. Like the true diva she became, she managed to spend every dime thrown her way developing an unquenchable quest for more. Not just more jewels and designer fashions, luxury brands, but more of everything. Driven by the need to live life in the spotlight, fame had to be hers so the world became her stage.
Elaine is in demand as a hostess all over the world in clubs, for charities,for special events as a hostess, DJ & emcee. Elaine travels the Globe DJ-ing from private parties, fashion events to Fortune 500 companies.
Dennis Rodman, Elton John, Pamela Anderson, Katy Perry, Salvestor Stallone, Jermey Piven, Bono, Mick Jagger a venerable Who’s Who of Hollywood to the world of politics. Elaine is the Executive host committee member for the Bay Point School Gala. Hostess for the crown jewel of AIDS fund raiser, White Party Week. Louis Vuttion Global store openings. Donald J. Pliner boutique openings. Polo Ralph Lauren store opening. Visionaire Magazine Parties. Bulgari Jewelry Store opening. House of Field fashion show celebrity guest. Versace fashion show guest. Hostess for the Collection, luxury car dealership. The PGA, Hostess for and DJ's for Saks Fifth Avenue’s Annual breast cancer fund raiser,The Key to the Cure, Bay Point Annual Gala, White Party Week which benefits Florida's largest HIV/AIDS charity.plus too many more to list. Since 1997 has helped raise over 20 million dollars for numerous non-profit charities.
The camera loves Elaine Lancaster and the diva Elaine loves the camera. Her television credits include Entertainment Tonight(six appearances), Good Morning New York, Good Morning Ireland, Deco Drive, Current Affair, Inside Edition, Hard Copy, and NBC’s WINGS. Many remember her unforgettable appearance in the HBO documentary “Drag Time” and her feature debut in the “Versace Murder” movie which was released for television in the United States after debuting at Cannes International Film Festival and playing theaters in Europe. Elaine starred in After Dark: South Beach an A&E presentation and hosted a special edition of Wild on South Beach for the E! Entertainment Television. In 2008 the film "the Fundraiser" debuted in Cannes for International Film Festival which was chosen as a special selection. Rock of Ages with Tom Cruise, Catherine Zeta Jones, Russell Brand, Alec Baldwin. Elaine was also the host for the Vanity Fair Magazine party at the Hotel du Cap in Antibes, France 2008.
Don’t think the glamorous and beautiful Elaine is all looks and no brains. As a writer Elaine has penned a column called Diva on Divas for the Miami glossy Miamigo as well as an advice column for WET Magazine and currently writes for Miami Monthly Magazine & the Miami Herald Newspaper & their website, Miami.com. After she takes off her lashes and make-up she works on Diva Destinations, a television show that she’s helping develop starring herself, naturally. The Spotlight will grow brighter for Elaine as Diva Destinations travels the globe capturing the diva at the most glamorous destinations in the world.
Elaine has be bestowed a Proclamation from the City of Miami Beach declaring August 29th as Elaine Lancaster Day in Miami Beach. Received keys to both Miami & Miami Beach. She is an animal & political activist, philanthropic and tireless fundraiser for numerous pet charities.
Elaine Lancaster has caused waves ever since she first landed on the sandy shores of South Beach. In less than a year the diva earned celebrity status gracing the pages of every local publication including Miami Herald, Ocean Drive, Fashion Spectrum, New Times, Miami Metro, Miamigo, Ego Trip(Issue #1 cover), Fashion Times, Scoop, Sun Post, Wire(twice cover),Closer, Florida International, New York Times, New York Post, OUT, Radar. Rarely does a Miami publication appear without the glamorous image of Elaine Lancaster posing alongside stars and models. The national glossy Genre selected Elaine as one of the top 10 drag queens of the decade while TIME reported on her antics hosting the political fund raiser for Janet Reno. Elaine continues to spread glamour,beauty,and share the goodness of her heart with the men of the world while entertaining everyone else. Jackie Collins would be proud to have created Elaine.
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