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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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1975 Birth Born in 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


1991 16 Years Old In 1991, at the age of 16, Barrymore became engaged to Leland Hayward, grandson of Hollywood producer Leland Hayward who was his namesake. … 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, this time for the film Guncrazy.
1994 19 Years Old Barrymore married her first husband, Welsh bartender turned Los Angeles bar owner Jeremy Thomas, at the age of nineteen on March 20, 1994. … Read More


Barrymore posed nude at the age of nineteen for the January 1995 issue of Playboy. … Read More
1999 24 Years Old Barrymore began dating MTV host and comedian Tom Green in 1999.
2000 25 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2000, Barrymore was nominated for an Emmy Award for her performance in Olive, the Other Reindeer. … Read More
2002 27 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2002, Barrymore appeared in Confessions of a Dangerous Mind, alongside Sam Rockwell and Julia Roberts. … Read More


2005 30 Years Old 1 More Event
…  In 2005, she began a recurring role in the animated comedy Family Guy as Brian Griffin's simple-minded girlfriend, Jillian. … 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 movie 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 confirmed 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
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
2012 37 Years Old In March 2012, Barrymore began co-hosting the twelfth season of The Essentials, a film showcase on Turner Classic Movies which spotlighted significant classic films. … Read More
2013 38 Years Old In 2013, Barrymore stated during an appearance on talk show The View that she enjoys practicing Judaism and is thinking of converting. "It's a beautiful faith and I'm so honored to be around it.


2015 40 Years Old In February 2015, she remained one of the faces of CoverGirl, alongside Queen Latifah and Taylor Swift.
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