Even they are officially divorced, Drew Barrymore is still lending her support to her ex husband Will Kopelman.
The 41 year old actress was over the weekend pictured cheering Kopelman on as he took part in the annually held New York City Marathon. Barrymore was accompanied by the couple’s two daughters, four year old Olive and her 2 1/2 year old sister Frankie.
Barrymore shade a cute Instagram pic of Kopelman holding their two angels. She captioned it with the hashtag ‘girls who cheer dad on’ and also wrote the phrase ‘well done’ most probably as a congratulatory message to her ex for running the gruelling marathon.
Pair split in April
Barrymore and her ex husband announced their split in April this year following four years of marriage. It is not very clear what led to the couple’s but it is believed that tension had over time boiled in their relationship with each other till it reached a point where they could no longer bear it. It is reported that the couple could not even agree on where to live. Barrymore was in love with L.A whereas her husband preferred New York City.
Barrymore and Kopelman’s divorce was never finalised until four months later in August.
Even though they have gone their separate ways, the couple very much remain friends. They spend time together with their two chidren whenever possible. Barrymore recently said in an interview with Page Six that she and her ex husband are friends and that the two of them meet on weekends.
Drew close to Kopelman’s family
The stunning and fashion forward actress is reportedly very close to her ex husband’s family. She is said to get on very well with Kopelman’s parents as well as his sister Jill Kargman. Kargman recently referred to Barrymore as her sister for life.
Meanwhile, Barrymore wasn’t the only Hollywood celebrity present at the New York City Marathon. Actress Olivia Wilde shared a number of Instagram videos which showed her spectating from the sidelines. In one of these videos, she was with runners who were singing along to Hip Hop Hooray by Naughty By Nature.