Home | Interviews | Interview: Adrienne Barbeau (The Fog, Creepshow)

Interview: Adrienne Barbeau (The Fog, Creepshow)

RW: What would you say has been the most challenging role for you?

AB: Oh that would have to be portraying Judy Garland because she‘s so well known. The audience is tough but it was fun. There’s no singing. I can’t do it. It’s well written so I felt I just had to be a part of it.

RW: Of all the directors you had worked with who would you say you enjoyed the most?

AB: That would be my ex husband, JOHN! [laughs] You know I had a child with him and was married to the man but yes he was the best. Our first time to work together he would tell me, “Do less.” I thought to myself, “Do less? What” Then I thought about it some more, “Ohhhhhhhhhhh okay.” And I did.

RW: Did you and John have any problems with your relationship on set?

AB: NEVER! When shooting The Fog we had two separate hotel rooms to keep it professional. Eventually, John just said, “You know I am really bored.“ [laughs] Our relationship never effected our careers and our careers never effected our relationship. We went our separate ways and I remarried to a writer. I have a beautiful child thanks to him, I still love the man, and we are great friends. A lot of Hollywood Couples do make it and like I said, we never let our relationship interfere with our careers.

RW: Tell me about how the two of you met.

AB: John and I met after he had seen me in ‘Maude’ and I auditioned for his screen play, “Someone Is Watching Me.” I thought to myself, “Oh wow he’s pretty cute.” But I kept thinking he was gay! Later on I discovered he wasn’t actually gay. [laughs]

RW: Are there any horror scripts you have turned down?

AB: There was one, I don’t remember the title but the script was just too violent and the language was horrible. I wanted no part of it.

RW: Lastly, so far what has been your favorite role?

AB: Carnivale. It’s amazing and I love the script. My absolute favorite.

About Horrornews.net

Horrornews.net is a popular Horror Genre site. HNN is a full featured Horror resource that focuses on News, Upcoming Horror Film Releases, Reviews, Articles, Interviews, Art, Trailers and Industry Features. HNN is aimed at providing one of the Top resources for the film and book reviews to consumers by covering a large spectrum of Horror titles combined with Cult films, Asian Horror and Extreme Underground Films.

Check Also


Interview: Can Evrenol (Baskin)

Ahead of the UK premiere screening of BASKIN at the Glasgow Film Festival, FrightFest ask ...


Interview: Bailey Noble (Martyrs)

Actress Bailey Noble (“True Blood” “Glee”) stars in “Martyrs” directed by Kevin Goetz and Michael ...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.