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Drew Barrymore

Drew Barrymore


Date of Birth:
Feb 22, 1975

Place of Birth:
Culver City, California, United States

Actress, Author, Director, Model, Producer

John Drew Barrymore,Jaid Barrymore

Jeremy Thomas (m. 1994; div. 1995), Tom Green (m. 2001; div. 2002), Will Kopelman (m. 2012)


Drew Barrymore - Summary Details

Drew Blythe Barrymore (born February 22, 1975) is an American actress, author, director, model and producer. She is a descendant of the Barrymore family of well-known American stage and cinema actors, and is a granddaughter of actor John Barrymore. Barrymore first appeared in an advertisement when she was eleven months old. In 1980, she made her film debut in Altered States. In 1982, she starred in her breakout role as Gertie in Steven Spielberg's E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial and quickly became one of Hollywood's most recognized child actresses, going on to establish herself in mainly comic roles.

Following a turbulent childhood which was marked by recurring drug and alcohol abuse, and two stints in rehab, Barrymore wrote the 1990 autobiography, Little Girl Lost. She successfully made the transition from child star to adult actress with a number of films including Poison Ivy, Bad Girls, Boys on the Side and Everyone Says I Love You. Subsequently, she also starred in romantic comedies, such as The Wedding Singer and 50 First Dates.

In 1997, she and her business partner Nancy Juvonen formed the production company Flower Films, with its first production the 1999 Barrymore film Never Been Kissed. Flower Films went on to produce the Barrymore vehicle films Charlie's Angels, 50 First Dates and Music and Lyrics, as well as the cult film Donnie Darko. Barrymore's more recent projects include He's Just Not That Into You, Beverly Hills Chihuahua, Everybody's Fine and Going the Distance. A recipient of a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Barrymore appeared on the cover of the 2007 People magazine's 100 Most Beautiful people.

Barrymore was named an Ambassador Against Hunger for the UN World Food Programme (WFP). Since then, she has donated over US$1 million to the program. In 2007, she became both CoverGirl's...

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Drew Barrymore Big Miracle DVD Interview

Drew Barrymore and John Krasinski star in this heart-warming incredible true story that untied the world around the rescue of a family of whales trapped in ice.

Behind the Scenes of Whip It

Whip it behind the scenes - Drew Drew Barrymore loved the humor in the contrast between Bliss's bold choices and her mother's traditionalism, but she completely...

Drew Barrymore and Adam Sandler Blended

A man and woman find themselves stuck together at a resort for families, where their attractions grows as their respective kids benefit from the burgeoning relationship.

Toni Collette and Drew Barrymore Miss You Already

Featuring a picturesque London setting and terrific chemistry between Barrymore and Collette, Miss You Already is a heartwarming film about the true meaning of...

Whip It

Whip It - Hats off to Drew Barrymore for directoring a fantastic look into the world of roller derby. Not only is this about a young 17 year old's struggle with...

50 First Dates

In the unforgettable romantic comedy '50 First Dates', love means never having to say "Who the hell are you?"Marine vet Henry Roth (Adam Sandler) finds the perfect...

Valentine's Day Gift Ideas 2007 & Hot Comps

Whether your are in a relationship or just romantic at heart, how will you enjoy Valentine's Day this year? Maybe the romantic combination of Drew Barrymore & Hugh...

Music and Lyrics

Music and Lyrics starring Drew Barrymore & Hugh Grant; A washed up singer is given a couple days to compose a chart-topping hit for an admiring teen sensation. Though...

Riding in Cars with Boys

Drew Barrymore plays Beverly Donofrio, a woman who had grand dreams as a teenager. After failing to get into college, she finds her dreams derailed by her weakness for...

Charlie's Angels2 - Full Throttle

Charlie's Angels ARE full throttle from go to woe. Dressed to kill, with a pose to match, the angels, Natalie Cook (Cameron Diaz), Dylan Sanders (Drew Barrymore) and...

The Perfect Catch

The Perfect Catch: Ever since his first childhood visit to Fenway Park, easygoing schoolteacher Ben (Jimmy Fallon) has been in love with the Boston Red Sox. When he...

Kristen Wiig Walk Hard Interview

In her 2005 debut on "SNL," Kristen Wiig was an instant hit with memorable impressions of Judy Garland, Drew Barrymore and Megan Mullaly, all of which led to her being...

Lucky You

Billie Offer (Drew Barrymore) is a young singer from Bakersfield with more heart than talent. Huck Cheever (Eric Bana) is a poker player whose emotions at the table...

Charlie's Angels Full Throttle

Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle is a sequel to the blockbuster action-adventure, comedy hit released by Columbia Pictures in 2000 and inspired by the phenomenally...

Sam Rockwell Everybody's Fine Interview

currently appears opposite Robert DeNiro in the comedy/drama Everybody's Fine, a quietly sentimental holiday film about a widower trying to reconnect with his three...

Going the Distance DVD

Mix Drew Barrymore and Justin Long, as let's face it, the cutest on/off couple ever. Add a touch of comedy genius Christina Applegate and the hilarious Jason Sudeikis...

The Perfect Catch

The Farrelly Brothers ('There's Something About Mary', 'Dumb & Dumber') take a slight departure from their signature breed of over-the-top, gross-out humour and opt...

E.T. The Extra Terrestrial Blu-ray

First released in 1982, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial became the biggest blockbuster of the year, debuting at number one around the world. Even today, the film remains...

Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

A comedy thriller that poses an irresistible question: what would happen if a wildly successful TV producer was also a top-secret CIA assassin?

Charlie's Angels

Scream DVD

One year after the death of Sidney Prescott's (Campbell) mother, two students turn up gutted. When a serial killer appears, Sidney begins to suspect whether her...

Confessions Of A Dangerous Mind

Young, energetic and focused on a top career in the growing television industry, Chuck Barris (Sam Rockwell) finds himself being followed by a suspicious character...

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