Drew barrymore dating justin long 2016
News the exes have "been talking more," following Long's recent breakup from CHVRCHES artist Lauren Mayberry.
They have even "worked together and bounced ideas off of each other from time to time," reveals the insider.
While not all exes are able to accomplish this, the source says the two forged a "very special connection and bond that never went away." Not to mention, Drew has "a fondness for him and he's always been in her life even if they weren't a couple." in 2008, which Barrymore co-produced, before embarking on a two year relationship.
Admittedly, the duo had their fair share of ups and downs, with the pair breaking up on the reg.
Barrymore made her directorial debut with Whip It (2009), in which she also starred, and received a SAG Award and a Golden Globe for her performance in Grey Gardens (2009).
She starred on the Netflix series Santa Clarita Diet until its cancellation in 2019.
Barrymore's first name, Drew, was the maiden name of her paternal great-grandmother Georgie Drew, and her middle name, Blythe, was the surname of the family first used by her great-grandfather Maurice Barrymore.
In her 1991 autobiography Little Girl Lost, Barrymore recounted early memories of her abusive father, who left the family when Barrymore was 6-months-old.
She went on to appear in a string of successful films throughout the decade, including Poison Ivy (1992), Boys on the Side (1995), Mad Love (1995), Scream (1996), Ever After (1998) and The Wedding Singer (1998).
In 2013, Barrymore launched a range of cosmetics under the Flower banner, which has grown to include lines in makeup, perfume and eyewear.
and a great-great-granddaughter of Irish-born John and English-born Louisa Lane Drew, all of whom were also actors.
While most people may have a tough time staying friends with an ex, Justin and Drew reportedly have a "very special connection and bond that never went away." Drew has "a fondness for him and he's always been in her life, even if they weren't a couple." In fact, they apparently even "worked together and bounced ideas off of each other from time to time." Drew and Justin famously dated in August 2007 and starred together in 2009's He's Just Not That Into You and 2010's Going the Distance.
They eventually split in October 2010, but have reportedly "stayed in touch" over the years.