Adrienne Barbeau made her Broadway musical debut in the chorus of Fiddler on the Roof. She later appeared in over 25 musicals including ‘Grease’ and ‘The Best Little WhoreHouse in Texas’. She also portrayed the role of Carol Traynor in ‘Maude’. She had a sex symbol status in the late 70’s and her pin-up girl poster raised her popularity. She later drifted towards horror movies and her film debut was in the 1980 movie ‘The Fog’. Later, Barbeau appeared in several sci-fi and horror movies like ‘Creepshow’, ‘Swamp Thing’. Her other popular film appearances are ‘Two Evil Eyes’, ‘Across the Line’, ‘Argo’ and others. Other television appearances of Barbeau include ‘Carnivale’, ‘Someone’s Watching Me’, ‘Bridge Across Time’, Blood River’, ‘Jailbreakers’, ‘The Drew Carey Show’ and much more.
She also rendered her voice for the character Catwoman in ‘Batman: The Animated Series’ and also ‘Gotham Girls’. She also voiced the characters in the ‘Totally Spies’ cartoon series. The Greek Goddess character in the PS3 Game ‘God of War III’ and Dr. Tilson from ‘Halo 4’ featured her voice. She also rendered her voice for the video game ‘Mad Max’. She worked as a television show host for KABC talk radio where she was also a weekly book reviewer.