Ellen Sandweiss is an American B-movie actress. She has also performed in musical theatre as a dancer and pop singer, and in a one-woman show of Jewish music.
Sandweiss has two daughters, Jessy and Ali. She also had a dog name Samo. She also has ties to the same city Huntington Woods, as Kristen Bell and Bernie Smilovitz
She gained notoriety in the 1981 horror cult-classic Evil Dead, playing Bruce Campbell's sister Cheryl. Her ill-fated journey into the woods, subsequent brutal, sexual assault by the trees and transformation into a cackling, pasty-faced demon ranks as one of the most disturbing and goriest scenes in horror filmdom.