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American actress and film producer who made her acting debut in Altered States


Drew Blyth Barrymore is the granddaughter of John Barrymore. She made her acting debut when she appeared in advertisement when she was 11 months old. Her filming debut came in the 1980 movie Altered States. She became famous for her role in the movie E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial. Barrymore acted in several successful movies including Poison Ivy, Bad Girls, Boys on the Side, Everyone Says I Love You, The Wedding Singer and Lucky You. She received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on February 3, 2004. Drew hosted Saturday Night Live six times and became the first female to do so. She was also named Ambassador against Hunger for the UN World Food Programme in 2007.

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 I admit I've been fortunate. I'm not at that place yet, age-wise, and maybe when I am I'll feel that way. But I think, ‘Get over it! Don't be bitter and complainy! Figure out something else to do with your life.' 
— Drew Barrymore wants to see how she looks naturally when she grows old / March 14, 2010
 It sucks that it's sexist, and it sucks that it's not often the case for men, but you don't have to sit on the couch and be angry that you're not getting roles. Pick up a camera, work at a dog rescue home, become a writer — there are a million things to do in this world. 
— Drew Barrymore wants to see how she looks naturally when she grows old / March 14, 2010
 I'm a bit of a picky eater, but that's because I'm a vegetarian. 
— Drew Barrymore saying she is a picky eater / February 27, 2010
 I'm like a typical American teenager when it comes to my favorite foods! I love peanut butter with bananas. That's my favorite. I like grilled cheese sandwiches and I love homemade macaroni with cheese. 
— Drew Barrymore / February 27, 2010
 I have never really understood how I should feel or behave in a relationship. I didn't have the kind of childhood that would have given me any sort of perspective on what a happy home or relationship would feel like. 
— Drew Barrymore blames her parents for her bad romances / February 26, 2010

 You can't live your life blaming your failures on your parents. You're dealt the cards you're dealt. I realized it was a waste of time to be angry at my parents and feel sorry for myself. I used to pull a lot of emotion from all the stuff with my family, but I have been much more objective about my childhood and my relationship with my mother in these last few years. But I won't deny that the baggage was there at some point. 
— Drew Barrymore / February 26, 2010
 My style is totally eclectic, It depends on what mood I wake up in. Am I feeling retro 60s? Am I hippy chick from the 70? But I love floral patterns too - I'm actually a bit of a girlie girl. 
— Drew Barrymore calling herself a girlie / February 24, 2010
 Cameron is one of my best friends, I think friendship is about being there for each other in the good and in the difficult times. It's just being honest, giving sound advice and helping each other laugh. 
— Drew Barrymore on her friendship with Cameron Diaz / February 24, 2010
 I was born, bred and raised among diversity, it has defined me and made me the person I am today... I'm honored and humbled to be receiving this award. 
— Drew Barrymore on being honored by the the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) / February 22, 2010
 I am not engaged. That is just a rumor - again. It is ridiculous, 
— Drew Barrymore saying she is not engaged / February 04, 2010