Drew Barrymore has been a favorite of film audiences since her role in the Steven Spielberg blockbuster, “E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial” in 1982. In the following decades she has earned praise from both critics and audiences for her performances in a wide rage of comedies and dramas alike.
She has become a major force not only in front of the camera but also behind the scenes as a successful producer and director under her own Flower Films banner. With such hits as “Never Been Kissed,” “Charlie’s Angels,” “50 First Dates,” “He’s Just Not that Into You” and “Whip It,” Flower Films has a combined box office total of over 1 billion dollars
In 2009, Drew took on the role of Little Edie Bouvier Beale in the HBO film “Grey Gardens,” earning her a Golden Globe and Screen Actor Guild award for Best Actress.
Drew is currently the Ambassador Against Hunger for the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) and has donated over $1 million to the initiative.