It was almost ten years ago! On June 2, 2012, Drew Barrymore said ‘yes’ to Will Kopelman, before becoming a mother to two little girls, Olive and Frankie. If the actress was happy to start a family with the man she loves, it was in the spring of 2016 that the duo had finally divorced. On the set of the Drew Barrymore Show, the star said with emotion: “I went through a very painful divorce and I was not doing very well. I had these two children that I had to fight for and I needed. Help. So I started contacting different people and finally made some big changes in my life. I had to make a fresh start. “

A few years earlier, it was on Instagram that Drew Barrymore had agreed to discuss his divorce. She said then: “The divorce from Will, the father of my daughters, Olive, 5, and Frankie, 4, was a real nightmare. I wanted so badly to raise my children in the most traditional way possible, to do it. The opposite of what I had experienced. It was a real personal failure. You try as much as possible to look good for your children, because they are real sponges. So I make sure that my daughters do not perceive my anxieties , my uncertainties. ” With emotion, the actress added: “I still have the feeling today that I have succeeded in my divorce because I have not succeeded in my marriage. With Will, we are very close and we try to be as much as possible. present for each other. “

Drew Barrymore has turned the page

While Will Kopelman has remarried, the actress couldn’t be happier! On the set of her show, she had confided a few weeks earlier: “He married this incredible woman, Allie Michler, and I feel like I won the lottery with her.” Believing that she could not have asked for a better mother-in-law for her daughters, Drew Barrymore added: “I feel like I’m lucky that there is this new beautiful soul who has entered our lives, and I’m not trying to be her best friend (…) I’m her biggest fan, but I give them space (…) I’m so lucky because she came into Will’s life and got to know my daughters. “

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