Drew Barrymore Is Removing Her Tattoos In the Name of Judaism

Rumors continue to abound that Drew Barrymore is converting to Judaism for her husband Will Kopelman. Her next step is getting her tattoos removed. Though there isn't a specific law about not getting tattoos, there is a verse in Leviticus that says "You shall not make gashes in your flesh for the dead, or incise any marks on yourselves."Drew reportedly has six tattoos, which is actually way fewer than I thought. They include a bouquet of flowers (Flower is the name of her production company … [Read more...]

Drew Barrymore Calls Herself a Shiksa Who Will Be Raising a Jewish Daughter

Drew Barrymore had a big year in 2012 - she got married to art consultant Will Kopelman and then gave birth to their daughter Olive. Though Kopelman's family is Jewish, Drew didn't convert. However, she wants to raise her daughter in the faith. On a recent episode of The View, Drew discussed her connection to Judaism: I’m a shiksa. I do the seders and we do Passover. I haven’t converted yet, [but] Olive will be raised traditionally. We had a very traditional wedding ceremony with Rabbi Rube … [Read more...]

Is Drew Barrymore Converting to Judaism?

Rumors about celebrities' potential religious conversions seem to be all the rage these days. There were rumors that Paul McCartney might convert for his new wife Nancy Shevell, but so far those haven't panned out, so now it's time for a new target: Drew Barrymore, who got engaged to art consultant Will Kopelman last month. In Touch magazine claims that Drew is planning to convert before marrying her fiance and that her friend Adam "The Zohan" Sandler has been instrumental in helping her get the … [Read more...]