Drew Barrymore Birthday (February 22nd)

Drew Barrymore Birthday (February 22nd)

Drew Blyth Barrymore, an American film producer and actress was born on 22nd February, 1975 in Culver City, California. When Drew Barrymore was only eleven months old, she started acting. In 1980, Drew Barrymore formed her screen debut in the Altered States. Afterwards, Barrymore starred in her break role in the E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial. Quickly, Drew Barrymore became one of the Hollywood's most familiar child actresses.

Following a confused infancy which was blotched through alcohol abuse and drug and two stints in rehab, Drew Barrymore wrote a 1990 autobiography, Little Girl Lost. Drew Barrymore effectively made the evolution from the child star to an adult artist with several movies comprised the unsuccessful Everyone Says I Love You, Poison Ivy, Boys on the Side, and Bad Girls. Afterwards, Drew Barrymore has found herself in the romantic comedy such as The Wedding Singer and also starred in a drama movie Lucky You opposite Eric Bana.

In the year of 1995, Drew Barrymore and companion Nancy Juvonen created the production corporation Flower Films. They made 1999 Drew Barrymore movie Never Been Kissed. And Flower Films has continued to make the Drew Barrymore automobile movies Music and Lyrics, 50 First Dates, and Charlie's Angels, with an alternative movie Donnie Darko. Drew Barrymore latest projects include Everybody's Fine, Beverly Hills Chihuahua, and He's Just Not That into You. And a receiver of a celebrity on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Drew Barrymore emerged on a cover of 2007 People magazine's 100 Most Beautiful issue.

Drew Barrymore was named Ambassador in opposition to Hunger for United Nations World Food Programme (WFP). Drew Barrymore has contributed above $1 million dollar to the show. And in the year of 2007, Drew Barrymore became Cover Girl’s spokeswoman and newest model for the aesthetic and a face for Gucci's newest jewelry line.

Drew Barrymore Biography

Early Life of Drew Barrymore

Drew Barrymore was the daughter of Ildikó Jaid Barrymore, an aspirant actress and American artist John Drew Barrymore. When Drew Barrymore was born, her parents separated. She has 2 half-sisters, Brahma (Jessica) Blyth Barrymore and Blyth Dolores Barrymore and Drew Barrymore has one half-brother John Blyth Barrymore.

Rise to Fame

In 1980, Drew Barrymore e made her movie debut in the Altered States, in which Barrymore got a minor part. After one year, Drew Barrymore landed the character of Gertie, younger sister of Elliott, in E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, which made her popular. Drew Barrymore achieved a Golden Globe recommendation for Best Supporting Actress in 1984 for her character in Irreconcilable Differences. In an evaluation in Chicago Sun-Times, Roger Ebert affirms: "Barrymore is the right actress for this role precisely because she approaches it with such grave calm." and He terminates with stating that "The Drew Barrymore character sees right through all of this. She doesn't care about careers, she wants to be given a happy home and her minimum daily requirement of love, and, in a way, the movie is about how Hollywood (and American success in general) tends to cut adults off from the natural functions of parents."

Rebellious Era

At the age of 9, Drew Barrymore started smoking cigarettes and drinking alcohol and sniffing cocaine at 13. And her constant partying and nightlife became an admired topic with the media. At the age of 14, Drew Barrymore attempted to do suicide in rehab, followed through 3 months stay with vocalist David Crosby and his wife. And the stay was precipated, Crosby stated, because Drew Barrymore "needed to be around some people that were committed to sobriety." Later she depicted in her 1990 autobiography, Little Girl Lost about her life.

New Image

When Drew Barrymore was 17 years old, Barrymore posed naked for the wrap of July issue of the Interview magazine with her fiancé artist Jamie Walters, as well as emerging naked in pictures inside the topic. In the year of 1993, Drew Barrymore achieved the second Golden Globe recommendation for the movie Gun crazy. Drew Barrymore would continue to pose naked for January 1995 issue of Playboy. Drew Barrymore would appear naked in five of her movies throughout this period. Throughout 1995 appearance on Late Show with David Letterman, Drew Barrymore rose onto Dave Letterman's counter and exposed her breasts to him, and her back before camera, in carnival of his birthday. Drew Barrymore underwent breast diminution surgery in 1992, and has stated on the subject:

“ I really love my body and the way it is right now. There's something very awkward about women and their breasts because men look at them so much. When they're huge, you become very self-conscious. Your back hurts. You find that whatever you wear, you look heavy in. It's uncomfortable. I've learned something, though, about breasts through my years of pondering and pontificating, and that is: Men love them, and I love that. ”

Return to Prominence

In the year of 1995, Drew Barrymore starred in Boys on the Side conflicting Mary-Louise Parker, and Whoopi Goldberg. Drew Barrymore had the cameo role in Joel Schumacher's movie Batman Forever, in which Drew Barrymore depicted a flashy Marilyn Monroe character. And the next year, Drew Barrymore made a cameo role in a successful horror movie Scream. Barrymore was cast in romantic comedies, such as Wishful Thinking (1996), Home Fries (1998), The Wedding Singer (1998).

Besides several appearances in movies produced through her corporation, Flower Films, comprised Charlie's Angels. Drew Barrymore had a theatrical role in a comedy/drama Riding in Cars with Boys (2001). In the year of 2002, Drew Barrymore emerged in Confessions of a Dangerous Mind, alongside Julia Roberts.

Other Career Highlights

On 3rd February, 2004, Drew Barrymore achieved a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Drew Barrymore has a global box office gross that stands at above $2.3 billion. In accordance with The Hollywood Reporter's yearly Star Salary Top 10, Barrymore was counted one of the actress with the 2nd uppermost salary per film for 2006.

On 3rd February, 2007, Drew Barrymore hosted the Saturday Night Live (SNL) for 5th time. Drew Barrymore became the Cover Girl Cosmetics' model and an orator in 2007. Drew Barrymore was a No. 1 in People's yearly 100 Most Beautiful People list. And in the year of 2007, Drew Barrymore was named a new face for Gucci jewelry line. Drew Barrymore is signed to the IMG Models New York City.

In the year of 2007, Drew Barrymore was named Ambassador Against Hunger for the United Nations World Food Programme. And after it, Drew Barrymore contributed $1 million to the cause.

Drew Barrymore Personal Life

Drew Barrymore was engaged with an artiste/actor Jamie Walters for a time in 1992-93. Drew Barrymore wedded with bar holder Jeremy Thomas from 20March to 28April, 1994. And her second wedding was to comic Tom Green from 7th July, 2001 to 15th October, 2002. Tom filed for split in December 2001. And in the year of 2002, Drew Barrymore started dating with Strokes' drummer Fabrizio Moretti. And they remained together till five years. After it, Barrymore dated with Justin Long, but they separated in July 2008.

Sirius Satellite Radio concert that Drew Barrymore had a love with Barrymore in mid-nineties. And after this, she considered herself bisexual, remarking: "A woman and a woman together are beautiful, just as a man and a woman together are beautiful. Being with a woman is like exploring your own body, but through someone else. When I was younger I used to go with lots of women. Totally. I love it".

In earlier times Barrymore was a vegetarian, but she has begun to eat meat.

Drew Barrymore Filmography

  • 1980 - Altered States
  • 1982 - E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
  • 1984 - Firestarter, Irreconcilable Differences
  • 1985 - Cat's Eye
  • 1986 - Babes in Toyland
  • 1989 - See You In The Morning, Far From Home
  • 1991 - Motorama
  • 1992 - Waxwork II: Lost in Time, Poison Ivy, Guncrazy
  • 1993 - The Amy Fisher Story, No Place to Hide, Doppelganger, Wayne's World 2
  • 1994 - Inside the Goldmine, Bad Girls
  • 1995 - Boys on the Side, Mad Love, Batman Forever
  • 1996 - Everyone Says I Love You, Scream
  • 1997 - Wishful Thinking, Best Men
  • 1998 - The Wedding Singer, Ever After, Home Fries
  • 1999 - Never Been Kissed, Olive, the Other Reindeer
  • 2000 - Skipped Parts, Titan A.E., Charlie's Angels
  • 2001 - Donnie Darko, Freddy Got Fingered, Riding in Cars with Boys
  • 2002 - Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
  • 2003 - Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle, Duplex
  • 2004 - 50 First Dates
  • 2005 - Fever Pitch
  • 2006 - Curious George
  • 2007 - Music and Lyrics, Lucky You
  • 2008 - He's Just Not That Into You, Beverly Hills Chihuahua, Grey Gardens