Tearful reunion. Drew BarrymoreEx-boyfriend got emotional Justin LongDuring a recent interview, they shared their thoughts about their past relationship.
“I feel like we’ve been through so much together,” the Never Been KissedActress, 47, says to Long, 44. on her eponymous talk showMonday, September 12. “When we used to talk and FaceTime I was always like, ‘You know, I’ve really grown up Justin.’ I always wanted to prove to you what a different person I was than when we dated.”
“You were the best,” the House of DarknessBarrymore and actor were embracing when the actor replied.
The couple started dating in 2007 and split in July 2008. After costarring in the 2009 romantic comedy, they gave their romance another chance. He’s Just Not That Into You but broke up later that year.
Us WeeklyLong and Blue Crush actress Kate Bosworth had been dating “for a few months” and are still going strong. Barrymore, on the other hand, seems to be single since she ended her four-year-old marriage. Will Kopelman2016 The former couple has two daughters, Olive, 7, and Frankie 5, respectively.
Barrymore went into greater detail about their relationship, describing why it was sometimes difficult, but also fun, while discussing the timeline on her show.
“We had so much fun but we were more hedonistic. A little more mature. We would get together, we would break up,” she said. “It was chaos, it was hella-fun.”
Long added: “Fun chaos — well yeah, most hedonism is fun.”
Despite their pasts, the talk show host had nothing but positive words to say about her ex. The July issue of the Wedding SingerThe actress spoke out about how the press viewed their relationship at the time and why she believed the CometStar was such an excellent catch.
“I didn’t get why we were ever an interesting couple. That didn’t make any sense to me. It’s like, “Who cares?” We’re not exciting,” the WildflowerComedy: Author explains to comedian Mike Birbiglia on his “A Little Bit Extra” podcast in May. Birbiglia, 44, made his debut film Going the Distance2010: Barrymore and Long were the long-distance lovebirds.
“We’re not the first people to meet on the set and have a romance,” the California native explained, adding that she had been “very much in love with Justin.”
She added: “You want to know why he gets all the ladies? Well, there’s a few reasons, but … he’s brilliant. He’ll just knock your socks off with laughter.”