Drew Barrymore

Born Feb 22, 1975

Drew Blyth Barrymore is an American actress, film director, screenwriter, producer, and model. She is a descendant of the Drew family and Barrymore family of iconic American stage and cinema actors, and she is the granddaughter of film legend John Barrymore. She first appeared in an advertisement when she was 11 months old. Barrymore made her film debut in Altered States in 1980. Afterwards, she starred in her breakout role in Steven Spielberg's E.T.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Drew Barrymore.


1975 Birth Born on February 22, 1975.
1980 5 Years 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. … Read More
…  Her parents divorced in 1984, when she was nine years old. … Read More


1988 13 Years Old In June 1988 after an evening of heavy drinking, Barrymore angrily confronted her mother. … Read More
Barrymore's second stay at the clinic was no more effective than the first. In March 1989, she went out to celebrate six months of sobriety. … Read More
1991 16 Years Old In 1991, at the age of 16, Barrymore became engaged to Leland Hayward, namesake and grandson of Hollywood producer Leland Hayward. … Read More
1992 17 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1992, she underwent breast reduction surgery and has said on the subject:
1993 18 Years Old In 1993, Barrymore earned a second Golden Globe nomination, for the film Guncrazy.
1994 19 Years Old Barrymore married her first husband, Welsh-born Los Angeles bar owner Jeremy Thomas, at age nineteen on March 20, 1994. … Read More


1995 20 Years Old 1 More Event
Barrymore posed nude at age nineteen for the January 1995 issue of Playboy. … Read More
1999 - 2000 2 More Events
2002 27 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2002, Barrymore starred in Confessions of a Dangerous Mind, with Sam Rockwell and Julia Roberts. … Read More
2003 28 Years Old In 2003, she reprised her role as Dylan Sanders in Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle, and starred with Ben Stiller in Duplex in 2003. … Read More
2004 29 Years Old …  On February 3, 2004, she received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. … Read More


2006 31 Years Old According to The Hollywood Reporter's annual Star Salary Top 10, she was tied for eighth place on the top ten list of actresses' salaries, commanding 10 to 12 million dollars per film for 2006. … Read More
On February 3, 2007, Barrymore hosted SNL for the fifth time, making her the second female host (after Candice Bergen) in the show's history to do so. … Read More
2008 33 Years Old She then began dating actor Justin Long, but they broke up in July 2008.
2009 34 Years Old 1 More Event
Barrymore's directorial debut film Whip It, was released in October 2009. … Read More
2011 36 Years Old In early 2011, Barrymore began dating art consultant Will Kopelman, the son of former Chanel CEO, Arie Kopelman. The couple announced their engagement in January 2012, and married on June 2, 2012 in Montecito, California. The couple's wedding picture was featured on the cover of People magazine on June 6, 2012. … Read More


In 2016, Barrymore and Timothy Olyphant starred in the Netflix sitcom Santa Clarita Diet, as a couple leading vaguely discontented lives.
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