The Top 10 Most Controversial Parents Of Celebrities (page 8)
3. Drew Barrymore & Her Mom
The effervescent, always-smiling Drew Barrymore wasn’t always calm, cool, and collected. A break-out child star, Barrymore, found her way to drugs and alcohol as a very young child with her model-mother instigating her behavior and not controlling it.
Drew Barrymore has been quoted as saying:
“My mother was more like a friend than a real mom to me. She’d take me out to clubs, and I wound up feeling like part of this very unreal kind of world, although that was the only world I ever knew growing up.”