Edith Massey

  1. Nedra Volz, Lust in the Dust, 1984.    Director Paul Bartel turned down Masey he did not want people to think ths was a John Waters film.  And  Waters rejected the project because… he hadn’t written it. An auteur is an auteur is an auteur…  At age 66, Massey died soon after her  Big Ed audition for the Divine-Tab Hunter mess. Five of her six fil;ms, during 1969-1983 were helmed by  Waters.

 Birth year: 1918Death year: 1984Other name: Casting Calls:  2