Drew Barrymore Reacts After Learning She Was Sent Death Threats

Drew Barrymore recently invited actress Selma Blair on his talk show after reading a pretty wild story about her in Blair’s recent memoir.

In a recent episode of Drew Barrymore’s series, The Drew Barrymore Show

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Selma Blair has spoken out about the so-called “poison pen” letters.

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Now, Drew Barrymore is an icon!

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He made his debut on the big screen at a young age. ET. One of his most notable early performances.

She was a star from the start.

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Barrymore is the daughter of actor John Drew Barrymore Jr. and Aldiko Jade Barrymore – her great-grandfathers Maurice Barrymore and Georgiana Drew and grandparents John Barrymore and Dolores Costello were also actors.

He made his big screen debut as Ken Russell at the age of 5 Altered states..

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But of course, his most famous role came 2 years later in 1982 ET The Extraterrestrial.

It was an instant hit.

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Shortly after the film became a hit, Barrymore appeared on NBC. The Tonight Show Became even with Johnny Carson. Saturday Night Live The youngest host.

But stardom was not easy for the actress…

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His mother soon began taking him to nightclubs, and it was at Studio 54 and the China Club that Barrymore began to develop substance abuse problems… teens.

Shocking!

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Barrymore was placed in a rehabilitation center, later writing about the experience in her autobiography, The little girl is lost..

However, after leaving, she quickly fell back into old habits…

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His nightlife and constant partying became a popular headline for the media.

And sadly, at the age of fourteen, she tried to take her own life, leading her back to rehab, followed by a 3-month stay with singer David Crosby and his wife.

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“He needed to be with some people who were committed to leniency,” Crosby said.

Barrymore was forced to grow up at a very young age.

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And moved into her own apartment at the age of fifteen.

It was during this time that he struggled to get work.

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Film projects were slow to come to fruition, although he made some small films, including Irreconcilable differences, IncendiaryAnd Kate came.

But in the 90s, he started getting more roles again.

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including the likes of poison ivy (1992), Gun crazy (1992), et al Story by Amy Fisher (1993).

And he made it his mission to put his childlike typecast behind him.

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The star posed nude for Playboy and Andy Warhol interview spreads, and then exposed herself to a shocked David Letterman on live TV during his Late Night Show birthday party.

She once again hit the headlines for her behavior.

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That year, the star co-founded a production company, Flower Films – which would produce several blockbusters. Also, he gave a solid performance in the film. Boys on the sideCo-starred with Whoopi Goldberg and Mary Louise Parker.

His fame was on the rise again.

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The actress gained acclaim after co-starring in the popular comedy. The Wedding Singer With and in Adam Sandler ever after With Anjelica Huston.

The following year, Barrymore also earned his first credit as an executive producer with a comedy. Never been kissed.in which he also starred.

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As we moved into the 00s, Barrymore produced and starred in huge hits. Charlie’s AngelsPerforming with Cameron Diaz, Lucy Liu, and Bill Murray.

It was a fan favorite…

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Grossing over $40 million in its opening weekend alone.

He has achieved a lot…

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Producing/starring films eg Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle, First 50 meetingAnd He is not interested in you.

And her success doesn’t just stop at acting.

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She became the face of Covergirl Cosmetics and Gucci Jewelry in 2007, after being voted to the top of People magazine’s “100 Most Beautiful People” list the same year.

Unbelievable!

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She now has 2 children and has been able to firmly establish her status as a major player in the film and modeling industry.

But his recent success is his chat show, The Drew Barrymore Show.

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It resumed in 2020 and has since featured dozens of special guests, sharing many stories about their lives.

But one of Barrymore’s most recent guests has made a shocking revelation that she has been sent death-threatening letters.

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Actress Selma Blair spoke on the show about a particular chapter in her 2022 memoir. Mean child.

In the book, he reveals that the letters were written by someone to Barrymore and signed by Blair.

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“In my book, I was very close to my mom. And my dad and I went in and out of having some friendships, we never really clicked. Because he did things to me that were unimaginable. Could go, so I’ll never call him dad again, Blair said.

She explained that after getting the acting job, strange things started happening, with producers receiving letters saying “I’m addicted to ah ****”, which Blair denied.

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“It was a real poison pen letter about me, claiming to be an agent. They fired me before I could even fire a shot,” Blair continued. “They were sweet to me, but explained, ‘We don’t know what’s going on, liability. We don’t believe it, but…'”

Blair said at the time she thought the letters were being sent by someone who “disliked me in high school”, but the tune quickly changed.

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“I heard from a detective who said, ‘We know it’s not you’—it was probably about a year later—’but somebody’s been writing letters to Drew Barrymore, poison pen letters, Signed by Selma Blair,'” he said, revealing he was heartbroken by the news.

“Eventually, I learned, long story short, that it was my father, that someone was involved with my father and that he was passing this information on to him,” said Blair, who explained that This is his father’s girlfriend.

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“When he found out it was her, he singled her out and didn’t believe me. He said, ‘No she’s not doing it, you’re ruining her life too, you’re her at Starbucks. The drink is spiked.’ I’m like, ‘I’m in New York, I’ve never met her.’

After so long learning who was behind the letters, Barrymore said: “Good news, [the letters] Didn’t really get to me.”

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“Then I received your book and then I was like, ‘F— this, I’m going after it, I want to fix this moment,'” Barrymore added. “Because it wasn’t real to me on my part because I would never doubt you and in fact I’ve been a total fan of yours.”

You can watch the interview. Here.

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