DREW BARRYMORE (Director/Producer/Smashley Simpson) has been a favorite of film
audiences for almost three decades. Behind the camera, she is also enjoying success as a producer under
her own Flower Films banner, with such hits as NEVER BEEN KISSED, CHARLIE'S ANGELS and 50
FIRST DATES. In addition to producing the films, Barrymore joined Cameron Diaz and Lucy Liu to star in
both CHARLIE'S ANGELS and CHARLIE'S ANGELS: FULL THROTTLE, which, together, grossed
more than half a billion dollars worldwide.
Barrymore has starred in two films in 2009 HE'S JUST NOT THAT INTO YOU, a comedy
ensemble with Jennifer Aniston, Scarlett Johansson and Ben Affleck and her Emmy nominated
performance in "Grey Gardensâ€ť, co-starring Jessica Lange. EVERYBODY'S FINE, co-starring Robert De
Niro will be released later this year.
She has also earned praise from both critics and audiences for her performances in a wide range of
romantic comedies MUSIC & LYRICS, opposite Hugh Grant; FEVER PITCH, in which she starred with
Jimmy Fallon under the direction of the Farrelly brothers, and 50 FIRST DATES, opposite Adam Sandler.
Barrymore also starred in the 2007 drama LUCKY YOU for director Curtis Hanson. Other recent
films have included George Clooney's widely acclaimed biographical satire CONFESSIONS OF A
DANGEROUS MIND, with Sam Rockwell; Penny Marshall's RIDING IN CARS WITH BOYS; NEVER
BEEN KISSED, which marked Barrymore's producing debut; HOME FRIES, opposite Luke Wilson and
the smash hit comedy THE WEDDING SINGER, opposite Adam Sandler. Barrymore made her feature
film debut at the age of five in the science fiction thriller ALTERED STATES. However, it was her scenestealing
performance as the precocious Gertie in Steven Spielberg's 1982 blockbuster E.T. THE EXTRATERRESTRIAL
that catapulted the young actress to stardom. She went on to star in the thriller
FIRESTARTER and the comedy IRRECONCILABLE DIFFERENCES, for which she earned a Golden
Globe nomination for Best Supporting Actress.
Her other film credits include STEPHEN KING'S CAT'S EYE; FAR FROM HOME; POISON
IVY; GUNCRAZY, for which she received another Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress; BAD
GIRLS; Herbert Ross' BOYS ON THE SIDE; MAD LOVE; BATMAN FOREVER; Woody Allen's
EVERYONE SAYS I LOVE YOU; and Wes Craven's horror hit SCREAM, which launched a successful
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