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Meryl Streep

Mary Louise "Meryl" Streep (born June 22, 1949) is an American actress who has worked in theatre, television and film. She is widely regarded as one of the most talented and respected actresses of the modern era. Streep made her professional stage debut in 1971's The Playboy of Seville, before her screen debut in the television movie The Deadliest Season in 1977. In that same year, she made her film debut with Julia. Both critical and commercial success came quickly with roles in The Deer Hunter (1978) and Kramer vs. Kramer (1979), the former giving Streep her first Oscar nomination and the latter her first win. She later won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in Sophie's Choice (1982). Streep has received 16 Academy Award nominations, winning two, and 25 Golden Globe nominations, winning seven, more nominations than any other actor in the history of either award. Her work has also earned her two Emmy Awards, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, a Cannes Film Festival award, four New York Film Critics Circle Awards, five Grammy Award nominations, a BAFTA award, an Australian Film Institute Award and a Tony Award nomination, amongst others. She was awarded the American Film Institute's Lifetime Achievement Award in 2004. Description above from the Wikipedia article Meryl Streep, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jun 22, 1949 In Summit, New Jersey, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
73
First Appeared:
In the movie Don't Look Up
Latest Project:
Movie Let Them All Talk 2020-12-10
Known For
Filmography
Movie Don't Look Up President Janie Orlean 2022
Movie Take Me to the World: A Sondheim 90th Birthday Celebration Herself 2020-04-26
Movie Let Them All Talk Alice Hughes 2020-12-10
Movie James and the Giant Peach, with Taika and Friends Herself 2020-05-18
Movie Meryl Streep: Mystery and Metamorphosis Self - Actress (archive footage) 2020-08-15
Movie The Prom Dee Dee Allen 2020-12-02
Movie In Search of the Sanderson Sisters: A Hocus Pocus Hulaween Takeover Self 2020-10-30
Movie This Changes Everything Herself 2019-06-28
Movie Museum Town Narrator 2019-03-10
Movie The Laundromat Ellen Martin / Elena 2019-09-27
Movie Little Women Aunt Josephine March 2019-12-25
Movie Every Act of Life Maurine McElroy (voice) 2018-04-23
Movie Mary Poppins Returns Tatiana "Topsy" Topotrepolovsky 2018-12-13
Movie Beyond Boundaries: The Harvey Weinstein Scandal Herself (archive footage) 2018-08-21
Movie 100 Years Narrator (voice) 2017-01-17
Movie The Post Kay Graham 2017-01-19
Movie The Female Lead - A Selection of Portraits 2017-03-05
Series Big Little Lies Mary Louise Wright 2017-02-19
Movie The Words That Built America Reader - Declaration of Independence 2017-07-04
Movie The Guardian Brothers Narrator (voice) 2016-01-01
Movie Florence Foster Jenkins Florence Foster Jenkins 2016-05-06
Movie Starring Austin Pendleton 2016-04-01
Movie Mike Nichols: An American Master 2016-01-29
Movie Ricki and the Flash Ricki Rendazzo 2015-07-10
Movie Everything Is Copy 2015-09-29
Movie Suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst 2015-10-16
Movie And the Oscar Goes To... 2014-02-01
Movie The Concert for Valor Herself 2014-11-11
Movie Into the Woods Witch 2014-12-24
Movie A Fierce Green Fire Narrator 2013-03-01
Movie Girl Rising Narrator - Ethiopia (voice) 2013-03-07
Movie Hope Springs Kay 2012-08-07
Movie La classe américaine Self 2012-10-05
Movie The Iron Lady Margaret Thatcher 2011-12-30
Movie I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale Herself 2009-01-16
Movie Secret Ingredients: Creating Julie & Julia 2009-12-08
Movie Julie & Julia Julia Child 2009-08-06
Movie Doubt Sister Aloysius Beauvier 2008-02-27
Movie Mamma Mia! Donna Sheridan 2008-07-02
Movie An Old Fashioned Love Story: Making 'The Bridges of Madison County' 2008-05-06
Movie Evening Lila Ross 2007-06-09
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Al Pacino Herself 2007-06-19
Movie Rendition Corrine Whitman 2007-09-07
Movie A Prairie Home Companion Yolanda Johnson 2006-06-09
Movie Prime Lisa Metzger 2005-09-21
Movie The Manchurian Candidate Senator Eleanor Prentiss Shaw (D-VA) 2004-07-30
Movie Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Josephine Anwhistle 2004-12-16
Series Angels in America Hannah Pitt 2003-12-07
Movie The Hours Clarissa Vaughan 2002-12-27
Movie A.I. Artificial Intelligence Blue Mecha (voice) 2001-06-29
Movie Clint Eastwood: Out of the Shadows Self - Actor 2000-09-27
Movie Music of the Heart Roberta Guaspari 1999-10-29
Movie One True Thing Kate Gulden 1998-09-18
Movie Dancing at Lughnasa Kate Mundy 1998-09-04
Movie ...First Do No Harm Lori Reimuller 1997-02-16
Movie Before and After Dr. Carolyn Ryan 1996-02-23
Movie Marvin's Room Lee Wakefield Lacker 1996-12-18
Movie The Bridges of Madison County Francesca Johnson 1995-05-28
Movie The River Wild Gail Hartman 1994-09-30
Movie The House of the Spirits Clara del Valle Trueba 1993-10-19
Movie Defending Your Life Julia 1991-03-22
Movie Postcards from the Edge Suzanne Vale 1990-09-14
Movie The Earth Day Special 1990-04-22
Movie She-Devil Mary Fisher 1989-12-08
Movie Evil Angels Lindy Chamberlain 1988-11-03
Movie Heartburn Rachel Samstrat 1986-07-25
Movie Out of Africa Karen Christence Dinesen Blixen 1985-12-20
Movie Still of the Night Brooke Reynolds 1982-11-19
Movie Alice at the Palace Alice 1982-01-16
Movie The French Lieutenant's Woman Sarah / Anna 1981-08-28
Movie Uncommon Women and Others Leilah 1979-06-20
Movie The Deadliest Season Sharon Miller 1977-03-15
Movie Secret Service Edith Varney 1977-01-12