Alice Adair – Bio, Career, and Personal Information

Alice Adair

Alice Adair is a retired actress who has made a cameo on series like Beverly Hills Cop II, Miami Vice, and Quantum Leap. Apart from that, she is also known as the ex-wife of Josh Brolin and a mother of two.

#Who is Alice Adair?

Alice Adair was born on 26th June 1966 and is a retired American actress. Well, she is priorly famous for playing the role of Jan Bogomil in ‘Beverly Hills Cop II’, Rachel Slaten in ‘Desperado: Avalanche at Devil’s Ridge’, Diane McBride in ‘Quantum Leap’, and Cornelia Granthomme in ‘Szuler’.

Her desire to be an actress drove her to her first on-screen debut in an episode of the 3rd season ‘Miami Vice’. After a year, she made her big-screen debut in an action-comedy ‘Beverly Hills Cop II’. She shinned in the entertainment world until 1992. Later, she decided to quit the glamour world and lead a secretive life. Adair returned as an actress in the short film ‘Rideshare in 2015 after 23 years of break’.

#Alice Adair’s Personal Information

Initial nameDeborah J. Adair
Date of birthJune 26, 1966
Height5 foot and 7inch or 170cm
BirthplaceColorado Springs, Colorado, United States
CareerActress and Voice artist
SpouseJosh Brolin (1986-1992)
Marital statusdivorced
Age55 years
ChildrenTrevor Brolin and Eden Brolin

#Career of Alice Adair

Alice Adair started her acting career by playing the role of Carla Cappoletti in a crime drama series of NBC ‘Miami Vice’ in 1986. The series was created by Anthony Yerkovich, which features Don Johnson and Philip Michael Thomas as well.

Her big-screen debut was in 1987 in an action comedy film of Tony Scott named ‘Beverly Hills Cop II’. The film was a follow-up to the 1984 film ‘Beverly Hills Cop’. It became a huge blockbuster hit at the box office, surpassing a budget of 20 million USD by making 300 million USD. Eddie Murphy repeated his role in the sequel as Axel Foley, a Detroit police detective. Adair played the role of Jan Bogomil, Andrew Bogomil’s daughter who was a Beverly Hills Police Captain, played by Ronny Cox. In the same year, she portrayed Jessie, the character who reappears in 2 episodes of ‘Private Eyes’, desNBC’s crime drama series.

#Characters she played:

Alice Adair also portrayed Rachel Slaten in 1988 in the western telefilm named ‘Desperado: Avalanche at Devil’s Ridge. Richard Compton directed this third television film in the ‘Desperado: Avalanche at Devil’s Ridge’ series. Adair’s character was Rachel Slaten, daughter of the most affluent person in the city, Silas Slaten, played by Rod Steiger. Alex McArthur came back to portray the honest cowboy’s role, Duell McCall. The primary storyline of this telefilm developed around Rachel’s abduction and Duell’s venture to disentangle her.

Adair portrayed Diane McBride, the daughter of a powerful US Senator in the premiere of Quantum Leap’s season 2. This television series in the science fiction genre was broadcast on NBC from 1989 to 1993. In the series, Scott Bakula played the character of Doctor Sam Beckett.

She made a guest appearance as Kathleen Devlin in the episode called Daddy’s Girl’ of season 1 of ABC’s western series ‘The Young Raiders’ in 1990. Besides that, she made her appearance in ‘Szuler’, a comedy film by Adek Drabinski in 1992. She shared the screen with Joanna Bielicka and Leonard Andrzejewski, portraying Cornelia Granthomme, a young and innocent girl who grabs the attention of those 2 male protagonists. She made a come back in acting by playing the role of Mary in the ‘Rideshare’ a short film of 2015 after the 23-years break.

#Family and Personal information of Alice Adair

Alice married actor Josh Brolin, son of a television and film actor James Brolin. They have two children; their son Trevor Brolin, and daughter Eden Brolin. However, after their divorce, she continued to live with her ex-husband on his estate to co-parent their children. In addition, she has been maintaining a healthy friendship with her ex-husband even after 25 years of divorce.

Moreover, she has been an extremely talented artist in her career along with being a great mother. Currently, she is occupied as a business executive and stays within a concise circle with her ex-husband and children.

#Frequently Asked Questions

1. What was Alice Adair’s initial name?

Her initial name was Deborah J. Adair.

2. What is Alice Adair’s age?

Alice is 55 years as of the recent news.

3. What is Alice Adair’s occupation?

Alice is a retired actress and a business executive by profession.

4. Where does Alice Adair live?

Alice currently lives in the United States.

5. Who is Alice Adair’s spouse?

Josh Brolin was Alice’s ex-husband. Although she and josh divorced and she is currently single.

6. What is the name of Alice Adair’s son?

The name of Alice’s son is Trevor Brolin.

7. Who is Alice Adair’s daughter?

Eden Brolin is the daughter of Alice Adair.

8. When did Alice Adair get married?

Alice got married when she was 22 years old.