- Birthday22nd Feb, 75
- Birth PlaceUnited States
- Marital statusDivorced
- Life is very interesting... in the end, some of your greatest pains, become your greatest strengths.
- Everyone is like a butterfly, they start out ugly and awkward and then morph into beautiful graceful butterflies that everyone loves.
- I pray to be like the ocean, with soft currents, maybe waves at times. More and more, I want the consistency rather than the highs and the lows.
- Love is the hardest habit to break, and the most difficult to satisfy.
- I think that being happy makes the biggest impact on your physical appearance.
Did you know?
- She was named an Ambassador Against Hunger for the UN World Food Programme.
- She was awarded the Screen Actors Guild Award and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Miniseries or Television Film for her portrayal of Little Edie in Grey Gardens.
- She was chosen by "People" magazine as one of the 50 Most Beautiful People in the World in 1997.
- She earned a second Golden Globe nomination for the film Guncrazy.
- She received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on February 3, 2004.
Family & relationships
- Will Kopelman Husband
- Olive Barrymore Kopelman Daughter
Drew Barrymore purchased a lavish mansion valued at $8 million in January 2011. The actress managed to land a decent bargain and was able to get $1 million shaved off from the final asking price and in the end paid $7 million. The house was constructed in 1937 and the design is heavily influenced by the native Californian Monterey Colonial style architecture. The villa served as the venue for the actress’s wedding held in June 2012 with art consultant Will Kopelman and currently Barrymore is residing there with her husband and child.
Location: Barrymore’s dream home is situated in Montecito, California which is one of the most expensive neighborhoods of America.
Accommodation: The Mediterranean styled two-storied home covers a carpet area of 7,800 square feet and is located in the middle of a 3.5 acre estate. The villa has been equipped with five bedrooms, one massive living room, a dining room, a modern kitchen and six bathrooms. An extended guest wing is part of the main house and there is also a separate guest house. The garage can accommodate two large cars simultaneously. The villa offers majestic views of the neighboring Californian vineyards and the Santa Ynez mountainside.
Features: The entire estate is well decorated with lush green gardens. The outdoors also boasts of a Roman style swimming pool and a private courtyard. Expensive antique furniture along with contemporary paintings by modern artists adds a great deal of aesthetic value to the home. The Hollywood star prefers to unwind after a hard day’s work by watching movies with her husband at the newly installed home theater system. Other luxury features include a powerful centralized air conditioner and an indoor fitness center.
Neighborhood: Barrymore’s neighbours include Hollywood celebrities like actors Kirk Douglas, Alec Baldwin and celebrity TV host Oprah Winfrey.
Beautiful dining hall
The library hall
The master bedroom
Drew Barrymore was recently photographed refueling the fuel tank of her brand new metallic black BMW 745i at a Los Angeles gas station. The 745i is powered by a 4400cc V8 DOHC engine that delivers an output of 400HP and 450 lb-ft of torque. The car boasts of superb pickup and can zoom to a speed of 100 km/hour from start in just 5.5 seconds. Interiors are very spacious and the seats have been upholstered in vinyl leather. The $75,000 vehicle has been equipped with user friendly features like the iDrive navigation system, a 6-CD player and a powerful climate control system.
Porsche Carrera GT
The actress loves to go on long drives in her metallic black Porsche Carrera GT. The iconic $450,000 Carrera GT is considered to be the finest sports car ever built by Porsche. It’s V10 aluminum engine delivers 605HP of power along with a torque of 435 lb-ft. Superb acceleration and mind-blowing speed is the USP of this sports car. The GT’s speedometer can touch speeds of 100 km/hour from start in just 3.5 seconds and maximum speed possible is a very impressive 328 km/hour. The interiors sport a very trendy look and the carbon fiber seats have been covered in high end leather.
BMW 330i convertible
Drew Berrymore loves the BMW 330i convertible. At least she did love it when she used it extensively in 2004. The petrol convertible comes with a nearly 3.0L engine and 6 cylinders capable of a 272 bhp power. With its big and mature feel, it is quite zippy and fast, racing to 100 km/h from dead halt in 6.5 seconds. The fuel economy is excellent and adds to the many other luxury comforts of this 'silent' car. It is a 'green' car in terms of emissions and also a 'green' one in making the neighbors envious!
Having been an ambassador to the UN, it isn't a surprise that one of the causes that the model actress Drew Barrymore supports has been initiated by the UN itself. She has held fundraiser events for UNICEF. The UNICEF is a children's emergency fund and aims at child protection, survival, growth and development around the world.
Much Love Animal Rescue
Ms.Barrymore is beholden to dogs ever since her Yellow Lab mutt saved her life from a devastating fire in February 2001. In gratitude, she actively participates in dog-adoption events held by Much Love, an animal rescue organization which is dedicated to reducing over-population, mistreatment and neglect of domestic animals.
World Food Programme
The World Food Programme in yet another initiative by the UN in its fight against hunger worldwide. By 2004, it had reached out to 113 million people in 80 countries. Drew Barrymore is passionate about this cause and she has accompanied the World Food Programme twice to Kenya.
Miu Miu Whipstitch Pump
The high-end shoes were worn by the actress to the “He's Just Not That Into U” movie premiere held in Los Angeles. The made in Italy leather pumps have their signature detailing on the platform and at the back of the heels. It is available in black color with leather soles and heels measuring 4.5 inches.
J Brand 910 Skinny Leg Jeans
The actress was photographed donning the Skinny Jeans during a shopping trip. The low rise jeans feature 98% cotton and 2% Lycra with a 29 inch inseam and 10 inch long leg opening. The $165 jeans can be easily worn with flats or boots.
James Perse Contrast Panel Shirt
Barrymore felt comfortable wearing this designer cotton shirt during a shopping trip. The light-weight woven cotton shirt features two front pockets with rolled sleeves and button closure. It has ribbed contrast side panels giving a refined and fitted look.
Yves Saint Laurent Tribtoo Pumps
Drew attended a prestigious event donning these designer pumps. The made in Italy textured leather shoes feature a round toe with leather soles. The $850 shoes possess heels with a hidden platform which provide a comfortable stride and measure 5.5 inches.