In an interview with Ellen De Generes last Spring, Barrymore conceded many people may be confused by their relationship. He said: 'I hate to brag, but I'm pretty damn good, in terms of loyalty and just being there.She said: 'We're good friends and we're doing a movie together this summer and I think it's very confusing.'We're dear friends. 'I have a time-management problem that's not very appealing for girls.She is a member of the Barrymore family of American stage and film actors, and is the granddaughter of actor John Barrymore.
Barrymore and Dodgeball star Long originally dated for a year before announcing their split in July 2008.
The couple insisted they remained 'close friends', but after playing lovers in new film Going The Distance last summer, it appeared the couple reignited their romance. ,' but we just adore each other.'We're in each other’s lives, and we're friends, and we're working together, and we have worked together.' During an interview in May, Long declined to name Barrymore at his girlfriend, but boasted about his boyfriend skills.
Barrymore won the Screen Actors Guild Award and the Golden Globe Award for her portrayal of Little Edie in Grey Gardens (2009).
Barrymore currently stars with Timothy Olyphant in the Netflix comedy series Santa Clarita Diet (2017).
Barrymore recounted in her 1989 autobiography, Little Girl Lost, early memories of her abusive father, who left the family when Barrymore was six months old.