Jul 10, 2020
Rasha Pecoraro is the Co-Host of the popular Podcast “Root of Evil: The True Story of the Hodel Family and the Black Dahlia” along with her sister, Yvette Gentile. “Root of Evil” tells the story of Rasha and Yvette’s mother, Fauna Hodel, her incredible life story, the story of their family, their connection to the most famous unsolved murder in American history, and how they have overcome the root of evil. Rasha and Yvette continue to perpetuate their mother’s legacy of love. They were heavily involved in bringing their mother’s story to television in the TNT Limited TV Series “I Am The Night” directed by Patty Jenkins, starring Chris Pine and India Eisley. The two sisters are currently working on writing a book together. Rasha is a Plus Size Model (advocating for beauty at any size), an Actor, VoiceOver Artist, and former reality TV Star (The Biggest Loser). She is a Flight Attendant, and an LGBTQ Activist. Rasha was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawai’i, and currently lives near Portland, Oregon with her wife, Vanna, and their daughter, Leilani.
Join me for an uplifting discussion with Rasha about her improbable transcendence from a family legacy darker than you can imagine!