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Alice Cable is a fictional character created for the 1982 Swamp Thing film. She is portrayed by Adrienne Barbeau. Alice Cable is a female version of Matthew Cable but in place of Swamp Thing's comic book love interest Abigail Arcane, who, however, appears in the sequel.


Alice Cable is a government worker who arrives to the bogs as a replacement for a scientist who had died under mysterious circumstances while assisting a top-secret bioengineering project in the swamps of Southern United States.


  • In the comics, Alice Holland is the mother of Alec Holland.