Tura Satana: Dies At 72

There is a unique place in the history of film for this lady. If you can remember she starred in one of the biggest cult films. This name of this film was called Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! Tura Satana was a perfect match for Russ Meyer’s girl gang.

Tura Satana the lady who breathed life into Varla the vixen in Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!. She had many other roles that you may remember her for. Some of these are from Irma la Douce, Our Man Flint and The Astro-Zombies. Tura Satana led a very fascinating life.

This exotic beauty was Japanese/Filipino on her Dad’s side and American Indian and Scottish-Irish on her Mom’s side. She had some very traumatic things happen in her young life. When she was nine years old she was gang raped by 5 men. Even though she had all of these horrible things happen to her Tura Satana still was a very successful lady.

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