Mom of two Drew barrymore collapsed in an interview where she spoke about her fear of starting dating again after being single for more than six years.
“I’m not there yet,” she shouted during an emotional snippet of her conversation with strange eye star Bobby Berk on his CBS talk show. “I have two young daughters and, like, I don’t want to bring people home.”
The actress admitted that she didn’t know how to date kids and felt like she wasn’t ready to introduce her daughters to anyone. “I think it would take me a long time,” she said.
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Barrymore is mom to Olive, nine, and Frankie, seven, whom she shares with her ex-husband Will Kopelman. The couple separated in 2016.
While talking about relationships and sex with Berk in the interview preview, the Never been kissed The star collapsed when she admitted, “I don’t know how to date kids.”
Berk comforted Barrymore, “Don’t put that pressure on yourself if you don’t know how to do it. You pay attention to it, which makes you a good mom.”
When promoting the interview on CBS Mornings, Barrymore said she didn’t realize how emotional she was about the issue.
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“The father of my children remarried the most wonderful woman in the world and I think I have been left in a beautiful and honorary purgatory,” she told host Gayle King .
The actress said that while she has had a few dates over the past two years, the pandemic has made things difficult for her. During all zoom dates she would avoid any conversation about her daughters.
“I think we probably need to get to know each other first, although I’d like to know up front if the kids weren’t negotiable for them. That would help.”
She also admitted that she had no plans to marry again: “Maybe I would live with someone again, maybe, but I had children and there are no way, i’ll never, ever remarry. “
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