Drew Blythe Barrymore (born February 22, 1975) is an American actress. She is the recipient of numerous accolades, including a Golden Globe and a Screen Actors Guild Award, as well as five Emmy Award nominations and a BAFTA nomination. She is a member of the Barrymore family of actors, and the granddaughter of John Barrymore.
Barrymore achieved fame as a child actress with her role in E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial. Following a highly publicized childhood marked by drug and alcohol abuse, she released an autobiography Little Girl Lost. She then appeared in a string of successful films throughout the 1990s, including Poison Ivy, Boys on the Side, Mad Love, Batman Forever, Scream and Ever After. Barrymore starred with Adam Sandler on a few films: The Wedding Singer, 50 First Dates and Blended.
Her other films include Firestarter, Never Been Kissed, Charlie’s Angels, Donnie Darko, Riding in Cars with Boys, Confessions of a Dangerous Mind, Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle, Fever Pitch, Music, and Lyrics, Going the Distance, Big Miracle and Miss You Already. She also starred in her directorial debut film Whip It. She received a SAG Award and a Golden Globe for her performance in Grey Gardens. She starred in the Netflix series Santa Clarita Diet, and hosts her syndicated talk show The Drew Barrymore Show.
Barrymore is the founder of the production company Flower Films. It produced several projects in which she has starred. In 2013, she launched a range of cosmetics under the Flower banner, which has grown to include lines in makeup, perfume, and eyewear. Her other business ventures include a range of wines and a clothing line. E. P. Dutton published a collection of Barrymore’s autobiographical essays in a book titled Wildflower in 2015. Barrymore received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2004.
Drew Barrymore’s net worth is estimated to be $125 Million, according to the list of richest American Hollywood Actresses.