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Drew Blythe Barrymore is an American actress, producer, director, author, model and entrepreneur. She is a member of the Barrymore family of actors, and the granddaughter of John Barrymore. She achieved fame as a child actress with her role in E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial. She is the recipient of several accolades, including a Golden Globe, a Screen Actors Guild Award and a BAFTA nomination.
Following a highly publicized childhood marked by drug and alcohol abuse, Barrymore released an autobiography, Little Girl Lost, in 1991. She went on to appear in a string of successful films throughout the decade, including Poison Ivy, Scream. The latter was her first collaboration with Adam Sandler; they have since starred together in 50 First Dates, Charlie's Angels, Confessions of a Dangerous Mind, Going the Distance.
In 1995, Barrymore and Nancy Juvonen formed the production company Flower Films. The pair have produced several projects in which Barrymore has starred. In 2013, Barrymore 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. In 2015, she released her second memoir, Wildflower.
Barrymore received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2004. She made her directorial debut in 2009 with the comedy-drama Whip It. That same year, she earned a SAG Award and a Golden Globe for her portrayal of Edith Bouvier Beale in the HBO television film Grey Gardens. Barrymore currently stars in the Netflix series Santa Clarita Diet.