Birth Name: Drew Blythe Barrymore
Birth Date: February 22, 1975
Birth Place: Culver City, California, USA
Height: 5' 4''
Profession: Actress, Producer, Director
Claim to fame: As Gertie in the E.T.: Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
Drew Barrymore Short Bio: Drew Barrymore, born February 22, 1975, in Los Angeles, captured audiences' hearts at age seven for her role in E. T.: The Extraterrestrial. Her troubled childhood soon led to substance abuse and a wild reputation, however, which negatively impacted her career for many years. In 1995, she founded Flower Films and has since regained success as a talented actress, model, and producer.
Barrymore, a talented young actress, has been as well known for her wild antics off-screen as for her acting ability. Ildiko Jaid, estranged from husband John Barrymore Jr., began taking her daughter to auditions as a baby. The youngest Barrymore appeared in her first television commercial for Puppy Choice dog food before she was a year old.
Drew Barrymore luck began to change in 1995, when Barrymore founded her own production company, Flower Films. The same year, she gave a solid performance in the film Boys on the Side co-starring Whoopi Goldberg and Mary-Louise Parker. The next year she made a memorable terror-filled appearance in the blockbuster Scream (1996) and co-starred in Woody Allen's musical Everybody Says I Love You (1996). Click Here for more deatails.