Drew Barrymore Biography (1975-)

Full name, Drew Blythe Barrymore; born February 22, 1975, in Los Angeles, CA(some sources say Culver City, CA); daughter of John Drew, Jr. (an actor) andIldiko Jaid (an actress) Barrymore; granddaughter of John Drew Barrymore (anactor); great-granddaughter of Maurice Costello (an actor in silent films);married Jeremy Thomas (a bar owner), March 20, 1994 (divorced, February, 1995); married Tom Green (a comedian and television personality), March, 2001 (divorced, October 15, 2002); engaged to Fabrizio Moretti (a musician), 2004. Addresses: Agent: Creative Artists Agency, 9830 Wilshire Blvd., BeverlyHills, CA 90212.; Office: Flower Films, 4000 Warner Blvd., Bungalow Three, Burbank, CA 91522.

Nationality
American
Gender
Female
Occupation
Actress, director, producer
Birth Details
February 22, 1975
Los Angeles, California, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Appearances
  • (Film debut) Margaret Jessup, Altered States, Warner Bros., 1980
  • Gertie, E. T., the Extra-Terrestrial (also known as A Boy's Life, E. T. and Me, E. T., and Night Skies), Universal,1982
  • Charlie McGee, Firestarter, Universal, 1984
  • Casey Brodsky, Irreconcilable Differences, Warner Bros., 1984
  • Amanda, Stephen King's "Cat's Eye" (also known as Cat's Eye), Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists, 1985
  • Joleen Cox, Far from Home, Vestron, 1989
  • Cathy Goodwin, See You in the Morning, Warner Bros., 1989
  • Fantasy girl, Motorama, Columbia/TriStar Home Video, 1991
  • Ivy, Poison Ivy, New Line Cinema, 1992
  • Vampire victim, Waxwork II: Lost in Time (also known as Lost inTime and Space Shift: Waxwork II), Live Entertainment, 1992
  • Tinsel Hanley, No Place to Hide (also known as Tipperary),Cannon, 1993
  • Bjergen Kjergen, Wayne's World 2, Paramount, 1993
  • Lilly Laronette, Bad Girls, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1994
  • Daisy, Inside the Goldmine, 1994
  • Holly, Boys on the Side (also known as Avec ou sans hommes), Warner Bros., 1995
  • Casey Roberts, Mad Love, Buena Vista, 1995
  • Sugar, Batman Forever (also known as Forever), Warner Bros., 1995
  • Like a Lady, 1996
  • Herself, The Making of "E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial" (documentary;also known as E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial--A Look Back), 1996
  • Skylar Dandridge, Everyone Says I Love You, Miramax, 1996
  • Casey Becker, Scream (also known as Scary Movie), DimensionFilms/Miramax, 1996
  • Lena, the cashier, Wishful Thinking, Miramax, 1997
  • Teena Brandon, All She Wanted, 1997
  • Hope, Best Men (also known as Independence), Orion PicturesEntertainment, 1997
  • Josie Geller, Never Been Kissed, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1998
  • Sally Jackson, Home Fries, Warner Bros., 1998
  • Julia Sullivan, The Wedding Singer, New Line Cinema, 1998
  • Danielle de Barbarac, Ever After (also known as Cinderella), Twentieth Century-Fox, 1998
  • Drew, Models, 1998
  • Voice of Akima, Titan A.E. (animated; also known as Titan: After Earth), Twentieth Century-Fox, 2000
  • Dream girl, Skipped Parts (also known as The Wonder of Sex), Trimark Pictures, 2000
  • So Love Returns, 2000
  • Dylan, Charlie's Angels (also known as 3 Engel fur Charlie), Sony Pictures Entertainment, 2000
  • Herself, The Master and the Angels (documentary short), Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, 2000
  • Herself, Getting G'd Up (documentary short), Columbia TriStar HomeEntertainment, 2000
  • Herself, Angelic Attire: Dressing Cameron, Drew & Lucy (documentary short), Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, 2000
  • Herself, Behind the "Scream" (documentary), Dimension Home Video,2000
  • Karen Pomeroy, Donnie Darko (also known as "Donnie Darko" The Director's Cut), Newmarket Films, 2001
  • Mr. Davidson's receptionist, Freddy Got Fingered, Twentieth Century-Fox, 2001
  • Beverly Donofrio, Riding in Cars with Boys, Columbia, 2001
  • Penny, Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (also known as Confessions d'un homme dangereux), Miramax, 2002
  • Herself, The E.T. Reunion (documentary short), 2002
  • Live at the Shrine! John Williams and the World Premiere of "E.T.: TheExtra Terrestrial": The 20th Anniversary, 2002
  • Herself, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial: 20th Anniversary Celebration(documentary), Universal Studios Home Video, 2002
  • Dylan Sanders, Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle, Columbia, 2003
  • Nancy Kendricks, Duplex (also known as Der appartement-schreck and Our House), Miramax, 2003
  • Lucy Whitmore, 50 First Dates, Columbia, 2004
  • Herself, My Date with Drew (documentary), Imagination Worldwide, 2004
  • Herself, The Dating Scene (documentary short), Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, 2004
  • Herself, Ramones Raw (documentary), Image Entertainment, 2004
  • Herself, "Donnie Darko": Production Diary (documentary), MetrodomeDistribution, 2004
  • Lindsey Meeks, Fever Pitch, Twentieth Century-Fox, 2005
  • Voice of Drew Barrymore, Family Guy Presents: Stewie Griffin--The Untold Story (animated), 2005
  • Voice of Maggie, Curious George (animated), Universal, 2006
  • Billie Offer, Lucky You, Warner Bros., 2006
  • Film Work
  • Executive Producer, Never Been Kissed, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1998
  • Producer, So Love Returns, 2000
  • Producer, Charlie's Angels (also known as 3 Engel fur Charlie), Sony Pictures Entertainment, 2000
  • Executive producer, Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle, 2003
  • Producer, Duplex (also known as Der appartement-Schrek andOur House), 2003
  • Producer, Fever Pitch, 2005
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Voice of Hillary, Star Faires, 1986
  • Lindsay Rule, 2000 Malibu Road, CBS, 1992
  • Miniseries
  • I Love the '70s, VH1, 2003
  • I Love the '90s: Part Deux, VH1, 2005
  • Movies
  • Bobby Graham, Suddenly Love, 1978
  • Leslie Bogart, Bogie, CBS, 1980
  • Lisa Piper, Babes in Toyland, NBC, 1986
  • Jody Wykowski, Conspiracy of Love, CBS, 1987
  • Daisy Drew, The Sketch Artist (also known as Drawing Fire),Showtime, 1992
  • Anita Minteer, Guncrazy, Showtime, 1992
  • Holly Gooding, Doppelganger (also known as Doppelganger: The Evil Within), syndicated, 1993
  • Amy Fisher, The Amy Fisher Story (also known as Beyond Control:The Amy Fisher Story), ABC, 1993
  • Specials
  • EPCOT Center: The Opening Celebration, CBS, 1983
  • The Screen Actors Guild 50th Anniversary Celebration, CBS, 1984
  • The Night of 100 Stars II, ABC, 1985
  • Disneyland's 30th Anniversary Celebration, NBC, 1985
  • Con Sawyer, "The Adventures of Con Sawyer and Hucklemary Finn," ABC Weekend Specials, ABC, 1985
  • Host, "Hansel and Gretel," Great Performances, PBS, 1986
  • Happy Birthday, Hollywood! (also known as Happy 100th BirthdayHollywood), ABC, 1987
  • The Ring, Arts and Entertainment, 1989
  • Voice of letters to Margaret Sanger, The Roots of Roe, 1993
  • 100 Years of the Hollywood Western, NBC, 1994
  • Hollywood's Most Powerful Women, E! Entertainment Television, 1995
  • CityKids All Star Celebration, ABC, 1996
  • Happy Birthday Elizabeth--A Celebration of Life, ABC, 1997
  • Woody Allen: A to Z, Turner Classic Movies, 1997
  • Barbara Walters Presents: Six to Watch, ABC, 1997
  • Hollywood Glamour Girls (also known as Glamour Girls), E! Entertainment Television, 1998
  • Canned Ham: The Wedding Singer, Comedy Central, 1998
  • Ladies Home Journal's Most Fascinating Women of '98, CBS, 1998
  • Seventeen: The Faces for Fall, The WB, 1998
  • Steven Spielberg: An Empire of Dreams (documentary), Arts and Entertainment, 1998
  • Take a Moment, The Disney Channel, 1998
  • The AFI's 100 Years ... 100 Stars, CBS, 1999
  • Assignment E! With Leeza Gibbons: Hollywood's Youth Obsession, E!Entertainment Television, 1999
  • Saturday Night Live: 25th Anniversary, NBC, 1999
  • Voice of Olive, Olive, the Other Reindeer (animated), Fox, 1999
  • Host, AFI's 100 Years ... 100 Laughs (also known as AFI's 100 Years, 100 Laughs: America's Funniest Movies), CBS, 2000
  • The 25 Hottest Stars Under 25, MTV, 2001
  • The Tom Green Cancer Special, MTV, 2001
  • (Uncredited) Herself, Who Is Alan Smithee? (documentary), AMC, 2002
  • Herself and various characters, Saturday Night Live: The Best of WillFerrell, NBC, 2002
  • "E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial": 20th Anniversary Celebration, NBC, 2002
  • 101 Most Shocking Moments in Entertainment, E! Entertainment Television, 2003
  • Herself, The Making of "Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle" (documentary), HBO, 2003
  • Charlie's Angels Uncensored, MTV, 2003
  • The Stars' First Time ... On Entertainment Tonight with Mary Hart,CBS, 2003
  • Real Access: Hot 24 in 2004, The N, 2003
  • 101 Most Unforgettable SNL Moments, E! Entertainment Television, 2004
  • Reel Comedy: 50 First Dates, Comedy Central, 2004
  • Choose or Lose Presents: The Best Place to Start, MTV, 2004
  • Comedy Central's Bar Mitzvah Bash!, Comedy Central, 2004
  • Scream Queens: The E! True Hollywood Story, E! Entertainment Television, 2004
  • Tsunami Aid: A Concert of Hope, NBC, 2005
  • Awards Presentations
  • The 61st Annual Academy Awards, ABC, 1989
  • Presenter, The 50th Annual Golden Globe Awards, TBS, 1993
  • Presenter, The 70th Annual Academy Awards, ABC, 1998
  • Presenter, The 11th Annual Kids' Choice Awards, Nickelodeon, 1998
  • The 1998 Billboard Music Awards, Fox, 1998
  • The 5th Annual Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, Fox, 1999
  • Presenter, Nickelodeon's 12th Annual Kids' Choice Awards, Nickelodeon, 1999
  • The 71st Annual Academy Awards, ABC, 1999
  • Presenter, The 6th Annual Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, Fox, 2000
  • Presenter, The 72nd Annual Academy Awards Presentation, ABC, 2000
  • Presenter, The 7th Annual Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, Fox, 2001
  • Presenter, Nickelodeon's 14th Annual Kids' Choice Awards, Nickelodeon, 2001
  • The 8th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, TNT, 2002
  • Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards '03 (also known as Nickelodeon's 16th Annual Kids' Choice Awards), Nickelodeon, 2003
  • The 2003 MTV Movie Awards, MTV, 2003
  • MTV Video Music Awards 2003, MTV, 2003
  • The 2004 MTV Movie Awards, MTV, 2004
  • The 31st Annual People's Choice Awards, CBS, 2005
  • Presenter, The 77th Annual Academy Awards, ABC, 2005
  • Presenter, The 63rd Annual Golden Globe Awards, NBC, 2005
  • Episodic
  • Guest host, Saturday Night Live (also known as SNL), NBC, 1982, 1999, 2001, 2004, 2005
  • "EPCOT Center," The World of Disney, CBS, 1982
  • The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (also known as The Bestof Carson), NBC, 1984
  • "Italo Marchiony," An American Portrait, CBS, 1984
  • Passenger, "Ghost Train," Amazing Stories (also known as StevenSpielberg's "Amazing Stories"), NBC, 1985
  • Heather Leary, "The Screaming Woman," Ray Bradbury Theatre (also known as Le monde fantasique de Ray Bradbury, Mystery Theatre, Ray Bradbury presente, The Bradbury Trilogy, and The Ray Bradbury Theatre), HBO, 1986
  • Susan, "Fifteen and Getting Straight" (also known as "Getting Straight"),CBS Schoolbreak Specials, CBS, 1989
  • Good Morning America, ABC, 1989
  • "Former Child Stars," Entertainment Tonight, syndicated, 1989
  • Late Night with Conan O'Brien, NBC, 1993, 2003, 2004, 2005
  • Herself, "Life Cycles," Bill Nye the Science Guy, PBS, 1996
  • Late Show with David Letterman (also known as The Late Show), CBS, 1996, 2004, 2005
  • The Rosie O'Donnell Show, syndicated, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000
  • Herself, "Putting the 'Gay' Back in Litigation," The Larry Sanders Show, HBO, 1998
  • The Entertainment Business, Bravo, 1998
  • Ruby Wax Meets, 1998
  • Herself, "Privacy," Dennis Miller Live, HBO, 1998
  • "The Barrymores: Hollywood's Royal Family," Famous Families, 1998
  • "Drew Barrymore," A&E Biography (documentary), Arts and Entertainment, 1999
  • The Martin Short Show, 1999
  • Diary, MTV, 2000
  • Herself, Nulle part ailleurs (also known as N.P.A.), 2000
  • Voice of Sophie, "Insane Clown Poppy," The Simpsons (animated), Fox, 2000
  • Saturday Night Live (also known as SNL), NBC, 2000, 2006
  • Mad TV, Fox, 2000, 2001
  • The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, NBC, 2001, 2003, 2005
  • "The 25 Most Powerful People in Entertainment," Rank, E! Entertainment Television, 2002
  • Herself, "Charlie's Angels," Player$, G4, 2003
  • Inside the Actors Studio, Bravo, 2003
  • "Bernie Mac," A&E Biography (documentary), Arts and Entertainment, 2003
  • Matthew's Best Hit TV, 2003
  • Herself, Bo' Selecta! (also known as Ho ho ho Selecta!), Channel 4, 2003
  • Herself, Otro rollo con: Adal Ramones (also known as Otro rollo), 2003
  • Herself, "Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle," HBO First Look, HBO, 2003
  • Celebrities Uncensored, E! Entertainment Television, 2003, 2004
  • Herself, "50 First Dates," HBO First Look, HBO, 2004
  • Tinseltown TV (also known as Tinseltown.TV), InternationalChannel, 2004
  • Total Request Live (also known as TRL and Total Requestwith Carson Daly), MTV, 2004
  • Rove Live, Ten Network, 2004
  • On-Air with Ryan Seacrest, syndicated, 2004
  • Herself, "Yksinoikeudella Lordi," 4Pop, 2004
  • Real Time with Bill Maher, HBO, 2004
  • The Oprah Winfrey Show (also known as Oprah), syndicated, 2004
  • Live with Regis and Kelly, syndicated, 2004, 2005
  • The Daily Show (also known as The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Global Edition), Comedy Central, 2004, 2005
  • Gertie, 80s, TV3, 2005
  • "Sports Obsessions," Dr. Phil, syndicated, 2005
  • Today (also known as The Today Show), NBC, 2005
  • The View, ABC, 2005
  • Herself, "Caleta Condor, Chile," Trippin', MTV, 2005
  • Herself, Corazon de ... , 2005
  • Voice of Lana Lockhart, "Fast Times at Buddy Cianci Jr. High," FamilyGuy (animated; also known as Padre de familia), Fox, 2005
  • Ahora, 2005
  • Also appeared as herself, "Drew Barrymore," Love Chain and "Extreme Close-Up With ... Drew Barrymore," Extreme Close Up with ... , bothE! Entertainment Television.
  • Television Work
  • Specials
  • Executive producer, Olive, the Other Reindeer (animated), Fox, 1999
  • Director, Chose or Lose Presents: The Best Place to Start, MTV, 2004
  • Stage Appearances
  • The Night of 100 Stars II, Radio City Music Hall, New York City, 1985
  • RECORDINGS
  • Videos
  • Host, Saturday Morning Cartoons' Greatest Hits, MCA Music Video, 1995
  • Music Videos
  • Appeared in Bonnie Raitt's "You Got It," 1995; and Swirl 360's "Candy inthe Sun."
  • WRITINGS
  • Autobiography
  • (With Todd Gold) Little Girl Lost, Pocket Books (New York City), 1989

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Books
    • Aronson, Virginia, Drew Barrymore, Chelsea House, 2000
    • Contemporary Authors, Vol. 139, Gale (Detroit, MI), 1993
    • Furman, Leah, and Elina Furman, Happily Ever After: The Drew BarrymoreStory, Ballantine, 2000
    • International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, Volume 3: Actors andActresses, 4th ed., St. James Press, 2000
    Periodicals
    • Entertainment Weekly, January 24, 1997, p. 58
    • Esquire, February, 1994, p. 68
    • Harper's Bazaar, December, 1996, p. 178; April, 2004, p. 193
    • Interview, July, 1991, p. 88; October, 1994, p. 140; May, 1995, pp. 76, 94
    • Movieline, April, 1994, p. 33
    • People Weekly, January 16, 1990, p. 70; April 11, 1994, p. 74; May12, 1997, p. 164; December 25, 2000, p. 98; July 23, 2001, p. 63; February 23, 2004, p. 86; April 25, 2005, p. 92
    • Teen People, May 1, 2005, p. 58

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