and model. She is a member of the Barrymore family
of American actors and granddaughter of John Barrymore
. She first appeared in an advertisement when she was 11 months old. Barrymore made her film debut in Altered States
in 1980. Afterwards, she starred in her breakout role in E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
. She quickly became one of Hollywood's most recognized child actors, going on to establish herself in mainly comic roles.
Following a turbulent childhood which was marked by drug
and alcohol abuse
and two stints in rehab
, Barrymore wrote the 1990 autobiography, Little Girl Lost.
I'd rather be a few kilos heavier and enjoy life than be worried all the time.
Daisies are like sunshine to the ground.
I believe that everything happens for a reason, but I think it's important to seek out that reason - that's how we learn.
I never regret anything. Because every little detail of your life is what made you into who you are in the end...
Everyone is like a butterfly, they start out ugly and awkward and then morph into beautiful graceful butterflies that everyone loves.
If you're going to be alive and on this planet, you have to, like, suck the marrow out of every day and get the most out of it.
I think that whatever scares you is exactly where you should go because safe and comfortable means you've already done it.
Those things that I've found out on my own are what guide me.
You act differently when you're alone; that's when you're in your truest state.
The most valuable thing i've learned about being in a relationship is that you're not the only one in it.