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In 1995, Barrymore and Nancy Juvonen formed the production company Flower Films.The pair have produced several projects in which Barrymore has starred.Barrymore is a niece of Diana Barrymore, a grandniece of Lionel Barrymore, Ethel Barrymore, and Helene Costello, and a great-great-granddaughter of Irish-born John and English-born Louisa Lane Drew, all of whom were also actors.She was a great-grandniece of Broadway idol John Drew, Jr.Her first name, “Drew”, was the maiden name of her paternal great-grandmother, Georgie Drew, and her middle name, “Blythe,” was the original surname of the dynasty founded by her great-grandfather, Maurice Barrymore.Barrymore recounted in her 1991 autobiography, Little Girl Lost, early memories of her abusive father, who left the family when Barrymore was six months old.Barrymore’s professional career began at eleven months, when she auditioned for a dog food commercial.She was nipped by her canine costar, to which she merely laughed and was hired for the job.
Barrymore received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2004.
Barrymore attended elementary school at Fountain Day School in West Hollywood and Country School.
In the wake of her sudden stardom, Barrymore endured a notoriously troubled childhood.
Her parents divorced in 1984, when she was nine years old.
She was born into an acting dynasty: All of her paternal great-grandparentsâ€”Maurice and Georgie Drew Barrymore, Maurice and Mae Costello (nÃ©e Altschuk)â€”as well as her paternal grandparents, John Barrymore and Dolores Costello, were actors, with John being arguably the most acclaimed actor of his generation.