Celebrity·Posted on Feb 22, 202219 Facts About Drew Barrymore That I Think You Should Personally Be Aware OfShe's had quite the career.by Michele BirdBuzzFeed ContributorFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. To start, Drew Barrymore became a child star in the '80s with notable roles in E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Babes in Toyland, and Altered States. Michael Ochs Archives / Getty Images 2. She was welcomed into the world on February 22, 1975 in Los Angeles, California. Michael Ochs Archives / Getty Images 3. She comes from a long line of actors including her parents, John Drew Barrymore Jr. and Ildiko Jaid Barrymore. Michael Ochs Archives / Getty Images 4. Drew's the real-life goddaughter of director Steven Speilberg. Michael Ochs Archives / Getty Images 5. She made television history at age 7 when she became the youngest Saturday Night Live host in 1982. NBC / NBCUniversal via Getty Images 6. Not to mention, Drew became the first woman to host SNL a total of six times when she appeared once again in 2009. NBC / NBCUniversal via Getty Images 7. She released a memoir titled Little Girl Lost when she was 15 and later went on to pen other books later in life. Ron Galella / Ron Galella Collection via Getty Images 8. In 1995, Drew co-founded a production company called Flower Films, best known for titles like Never Been Kissed, Donnie Darko, and more. Michael Ochs Archives / Getty Images 9. While she's iconic for her killer portrayal as Casey in Scream, Drew was originally going to play the lead role of Sidney Prescott. © Dimension Films / Courtesy Everett Collection 10. She has starred alongside Adam Sandler three times in films including The Wedding Singer, 50 First Dates, and Blended. New Line Cinema / Courtesy Everett Collection 11. Her first time directing a major motion picture was 2009's Whip It. Stephen Lovekin / Getty Images 12. The actor also teamed up with Best Coast to direct the band's 2011 music video for "Our Deal." David Livingston / Getty Images 13. In 2012, Drew made her way into the makeup industry with the launch of the cruelty-free line, Flower Beauty. Wesley Hitt / Getty Images for Walmart 14. A few years later, she worked with Carmel Road Winery on an exclusive collection of wines. Mark Sagliocco / Getty Images 15. She's active on social with more than 15 million followers on Instagram alone. View this photo on Instagram @drewbarrymore / Via instagram.com Give her a follow on IG: @drewbarrymore. 16. When it comes to allergies, the actor has to stay away from garlic, coffee, bee stings, and perfume. Bryan Bedder / Getty Images for iHeartRadio 17. Drew's the proud mother of two daughters named Frankie and Olive. Taylor Hill / FilmMagic / Via Getty Images 18. She got her own television talk show in September 2020. Michael Loccisano / Getty Images for The Drew Barrymore Show 19. And finally, Drew has continued to make a positive impact throughout her career by supporting good causes like the World Food Programme, Baby2Baby, and more. Slaven Vlasic / Getty Images for Baby2Baby What's your favorite Drew Barrymore role of all time? Let us know in the comments!