Drew Barrymore Biography

Drew Barrymore

Quick Facts Of Drew Barrymore

Celebrated Name Drew Barrymore
Age 44 Years
Nick Name Daisy
Birth Name Drew Blythe Barrymore
Birth Date 1975-02-22
Gender Female
Profession Actress, Producer, Director, Model, Author, Entrepreneur
Place Of Birth Culver City, California , United States
Nationality American
Father John Drew Barrymore Jr.
Mother Jaid Barrymore
Religion Buddhism
Grand Parents John Barrymore and Dolores Costello
Marital Status Married
Boyfriend Leland Hayward, Jamie Walter, Jeremy Thomas , Eric Erlandson , Green filled, Fabrizio Moretti,Justin Long and Will Kopelman
Husband Jeremy Thomas(divorced), Tom Green(divorced) and Will Kopelman(divorced)
Height 1.63 m ( 5 feet and 4 inches)
Weight 57 kg (126 lbs)
Body Measurement 37-27-35 inches
Bra Cup Size 34C
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Light Brown
Shoe Size 7 (US)
Dress Size 6 (US)
Source of Wealth Working in the entertainment industry
Daughter Olive and Frankie
Net Worth $125 million

Drew Blythe Barrymore, popularly known as Drew Barrymore is an American actress, producer, director, author, model, and entrepreneur. She rose to prominence as a child actress with the role in E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial in 1982. Her major films are Firestarter,  Poison Ivy, Boys on the Side, Mad Love, Scream, Even After, The Wedding Singer, Charlie's Angel, 50 First Dates, Grey Gardens, Whip It, Blended, among others. She made her directorial debut with Whip It in 2009. She and Nancy Juvonen formed the production company Flower Films in 1995. She has also launched several cosmetics, clothing, and wine. She received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2004. She has over 11 million followers on her Instagram.  

Famous For

  • Her role as a child actress in E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982).
  • Her major films are Firestarter, Poison Ivy, Boys on the Side, Mad Love, Scream, Even After, The Wedding Singer, Charlie's Angel, 50 First Dates, Grey Gardens, Whip It, Blended, among others.
  • Entertainment Weekly ranked her character "Ivy" from 1992 film, Poison Ivy at No.6 on the list of the top 26 "bad girls" of all time. 

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Who Are Drew Barrymore's Actor Parents?

Drew Barrymore was born on 22 February 1975. Her birth name is Drew Blythe Barrymore. She was born to a father John Barrymore, and a mother, Jaid Barrymore. Her birthplace is in Culver City, California in the United States. She holds American nationality. Her zodiac sign is Pisces. Her religion is Buddhism. She comes from an acting family. Her parents, grandparents, and great grandparents were actors as well. Her father left the family when she was only 6 months old. She and her father never had any significant relationship and hardly talked to each other. She grew up on Poinsettia Place in West Hollywood. She moved to Sherman Oaks at the age of 7. She moved back to West Hollywood upon becoming emancipated at the age of 14. 

She attended elementary school at Fountain Day School in West Hollywood and Country School. 

She achieved stardom at a very young age. She was a regular at the racy Studio 54 as a young girl. Her nightlife and partying became a popular subject with the media at the time. She was placed in rehab at the age of 13. She also spent 18 months in an institution for the mentally ill. She was put back in rehab after she made a suicide attempt at the age of 14. After rehab, she stayed with singer David Crosby and his wife for 3 months. She moved into her own apartment at the age of 15 after winning the juvenile court petition for emancipation. 

Career

She began her career when she was 11 months old. She appeared in a dog food commercial.

She made her film debut with a minor role in the Altered States in 1980. 

She rose to prominence from her 1982 film, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial. It was the highest-grossing film of the 1980s. She became one of the famous child actors of the time. 

Her major films are Firestarter, Poison Ivy, Boys on the Side, Mad Love, Scream, Even After, The Wedding Singer, Charlie's Angel, 50 First Dates, Grey Gardens, Whip It, Blended, among others.

Entertainment Weekly ranked her character "Ivy" from 1992 film, Poison Ivy at No.6 on the list of the top 26 "bad girls" of all time. 

She made her directorial debut with the sports dramedy film, Whip It in 2009. She also starred in the film. 

Her other films are Miss You Already, Big Miracle, Going the Distance, Everybody's Fine, He's Just Not That Into You, Lucky You, Fever Pitch, Duplex, Confessions of a Dangerous Mind, Riding in Cars with Boys, Donnie Darko, Skipped Parts, Never Been Kissed, Home Fries, Ever After, Wishful Thinking, Best Men, Scream, Everyone Says I Love You, Batman Forever, Mad Love, Boys on the Side, Bad Girls, Wayne's World 2, Doppelganger, No Place to Hide, among other. 

She has produced and starred in films including Never Been Kissed, Charlie's Angels, Donnie Darko, Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle, Duplex, Fever Pitch, He's Just Not That Into You, Whip It, Animal, How to Be Single, among others. 

She had voice roles in Titan A.E., Curious George, Beverly Hills Chihuahua.

She directed the music video for the song "Our Deal" by Best Coast in August 2011.

She starred in the Netflix television series Santa Clarita Diet since 2017. She appeared as a family wife who has been experiencing a physical transformation into a zombie. 

She is also the executive producer on the single-camera series. The third season is set to release in 2019. 

She was one of the main judges in a reality talent show, The World's Best in 2019. 

She is set to star in Jamie Babbit's romance film, The Stand-In.

Fashion

She became a CoverGirl Cosmetics' model and spokeswoman in 2007. 

She remained one of the faces of CoverGirl in February 2015. 

She also helped the company to create the ads. 

She was No. 1 in People's annual 100 Most Beautiful People list in 2007. 

She became the face of the Gucci jewelry line in 2007. 

She also signed a contract with IMG Model as a model. 

She was a spokeswoman for Crocs. 

She launched a women's fashion line in 2017 in conjunction with Amazon.com called Dear Drew.

She appeared on the cover for a magazine series, "They Shoot New York". 

Author

She released an autobiography, Little Girl Lost in 1991. 

She released her second memoir, Wildflower in 2015.

Who is Drew Barrymore married to?

She has been married 3 times. She was first engaged to Leland Hayward. They got engaged in 1991 when she was 16 years old. They called off their engagement in the same year.

She was engaged to musician-actor Jamie Walter from 1992 and 1993.

She first married, Jeremy Thomas, Welsh-born Los Angeles bar owner. They got married in March 1994. Two months later, she filed for divorce. 

She then dated Hole guitarist Eric Erlandson in late 1994. She also dated comedian Tom Green in 1999. They got engaged in 2000 and got married in 2001. Green filed for divorce in the same year and their divorce was finalized in 2002. 

She started dating The Strokes drummer Fabrizio Moretti in 2002. Their relationship ended in January 2007. 

She dated Justin Long from mid-2007 to mid-2008. They reunited in 2009 and but split once again in 2010.

She started dating art consultant Will Kopelman in early 2011. They got engaged in January 2012 and later tied a knot to each other in June 2012. The couple shares two daughters, Olive, and Frankie. They got separated in 2016 and their divorce was finalized in the same year. 

What are Drew Barrymore's Body Measurements?

Drew Barrymore stands at a height of 1.63 m i.e. 5 feet and 4 inches tall. She has a body weight of 126 lbs i.e. 57 kg. She has an average body build. Her body measurements are 37-27-35 inches. She wears a bra of size 34C. She has green eyes and hair color is light brown. She wears shoes of size 7 (US) and dress of size 6 (US).

What is Drew Barrymore's Net Worth?

Her films combined have grossed over $2.3 billion worldwide. In 2006, she was ranked at 8th place on the top 10 lists of actresses' salaries. She modeled in a series of Guess? jeans ads during the mid-1990s. She has endorsed several brands including CoverGirl, Gucci, among others. She has also appeared in numerous print ads for Rice Krispies, Lancome perfume, Missoni, Knudsen Yogurt, Miu Miu, among others. Working in the entertainment industry is her main source of income. As of 2019, her net worth is estimated at $125 million. 

Did You Know?

  • All of Barrymore's paternal great-grandparents, paternal grandparents, parents were actors. She was born into acting family.
  • Her godmothers are actress Sophia Loren and Anna Strasberg.
  • Her godfather is Steven Spielberg.
  • She posed nude with her then-fiance, actor Jamie Walters for the July issue of Interview magazine at the age of 17.
  • She posed nude for the January 1995 Issue of Playboy.
  • She was named Ambassador Against Hunger for the United Nations World Food Programme in May 2007.
  • She donated $1 million for the United Nations World Food Programme.
  • She has two songs named after her, written by SZA and Bryce Vine.
  • She stated that she considered herself bisexual.
  • She is the godmother of Frances Bean Cobain, daughter of Kurt Cobain, and Courtney Love.
  • She became the youngest peson to have hosted Saturday Night Live, hosted in November 1982.
  • She is the first female to host SNL six times.

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