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TriviaAttended Foothill College, Los Altos Hills, California. Gave birth to twin boys, Walker and William. [March 1997] Is of French and Armenian ancestry. In 1978, a poster of Adrienne wearing a tight purple corset was a best-seller. The poster's image later served as a cover photo for her autobiography. Her roles in The Fog (1980) and Escape from New York (1981) were written specifically with her in mind. Won the prestigious Theater Guild Award for her portrayal of Rizzo in the original Broadway production of "Grease." Her nude scene in Swamp Thing (1982) was intended only for European release but eventually made its way onto an American DVD of the movie -- until a Texas housewife complained of her sons' inadvertently viewing nudity in a PG-rated movie, at which point the DVD was recalled. Sister-in-law of musician and actor Steve Van Zandt. The winner of the The Cannonball Run (1981), she also won the heart of her co-start, Burt Reynolds, who was then at the height of his popularity. Her memoir, "There Are Worse Things I Can Do," went to #11 on the Los Angeles Times Best-seller list.
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