Drew Barrymore has been in the spotlight for 35 years, starring in countless stunning fashion shoots and photo ops throughout her time as an actress, producer, and entrepreneur. But the shots from her post-E.T. days are iconic in a singular way, those 1980s photographs of a young girl catapulted into super-stardom.
For InStyle’s February issue, we asked our cover star to recreate some of those nostalgic photos. Watch the video at top to see what happened when Barrymore restaged her most unforgettable childhood moments, and read the cover story to see the now-and-then images side by side. But first, scroll down for more Barrymore blasts from the past—plus outtakes from our cover shoot.
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At a 1984 party in New York:
A recreation at our cover shoot:
At the Junior Gym in Los Angeles in 1983:
At the 1983 Academy Awards:
Still wearing poufy fashion present day:
On Saturday Night Live in 1982:
At a photo shoot with Ara Gallant:
The modern update:
At a 1983 mother-daughter fashion show at the Beverly Hilton:
Drew Barrymore, now an actual mom:
At a celebrity mother-daughter fashion show in 1984:
In Vanity Fair in 1984:
At the 1984 People's Choice Awards:
On The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson in 1982:
For more stories like this, pick up the February issue of InStyle, available on newsstands and for digital download January 5.