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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:
103
First Appeared:
In the movie Dirty Tricks
Latest Project:
Movie Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again! 2018-07-19
Known For
Poster of ...First Do No Harm
Poster of King of the Hill
Poster of Death Becomes Her
Poster of The French Lieutenant's Woman
Filmography
Movie Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again! Donna Sheridan 2018-07-19
Series Freedom: A History of Us Abigail Adams 2018
Movie Dirty Tricks Martha Mitchell 2018
Series Five Came Back Narrator (voice) 2017-03-31
Movie Mike Nichols: An American Master 2016-01-29
Movie Florence Foster Jenkins Florence Foster Jenkins 2016-05-06
Movie Little Door Gods Mel the Storyteller (voice) 2016-01-01
Series Rabbit Ears Productions Unknown 2016
Movie Ricki and the Flash Ricki Rendazzo 2015-07-10
Movie Auschwitz Narrator (voice) 2015-01-27
Movie Suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst 2015-10-16
Movie Into the Woods Witch 2014-12-25
Movie The Concert for Valor Herself 2014-11-11
Movie The Roosevelts: An Intimate History Eleanor Roosevelt 2014-09-15
Movie The Giver Chief Elder 2014-08-11
Movie The Homesman Altha Carter 2014-05-18
Movie Makers: Women Who Make America Narrator 2013-02-26
Movie Eastwood Directs: The Untold Story Herself 2013-04-27
Movie A Fierce Green Fire Narrator 2013-03-01
Movie Girl Rising Narrator - Ethiopia (voice) 2013-03-07
Movie August: Osage County Violet Weston 2013-12-26
Movie Hope Springs Kay 2012-08-07
Movie To the Arctic Narrator (voice) 2012-04-20
Movie The Iron Lady Margaret Thatcher 2011-12-30
Movie Wings of Life Narrator 2011-03-16
Movie Higglety Pigglety Pop! or There Must Be More to Life Jennie 2010-03-02
Movie I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale Herself 2009-01-16
Movie Julie & Julia Julia Child 2009-08-06
Movie Fantastic Mr. Fox Mrs. Fox (voice) 2009-10-23
Movie It's Complicated Jane Adler 2009-12-23
Movie Doubt Sister Aloysius Beauvier 2008-11-27
Movie Theater of War Herself 2008-04-28
Movie Mamma Mia! Donna Sheridan 2008-07-03
Movie Lions for Lambs Janine Roth 2007-10-22
Movie Rendition Corrine Whitman 2007-09-07
Movie Evening Lila Ross 2007-06-09
Movie Dark Matter Joanna Silver 2007-01-23
Movie Hurricane on the Bayou Narrator 2006-07-29
Movie The Ant Bully Queen 2006-07-27
Movie The Devil Wears Prada Miranda Priestly 2006-06-30
Movie A Prairie Home Companion Yolanda Johnson 2006-06-09
Series The Colbert Report Unknown 2005-10-17
Movie Prime Lisa Metzger 2005-09-21
Movie Stolen Childhoods Narrator 2005-12-31
Movie Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Josephine Anwhistle 2004-12-16
Movie The Manchurian Candidate Senator Eleanor Prentiss Shaw (D-VA) 2004-07-30
Movie Stuck on You Meryl Streep 2003-12-10
Movie Angels in America Ethel Rosenburg 2003-12-07
Series Angels in America Hannah Pitt 2003-12-07
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie The Hours Clarissa Vaughan 2002-12-27
Movie Adaptation. Susan Orlean 2002-12-06
Movie Vermeer Master of Light Narrator 2001-11-11
Movie A.I. Artificial Intelligence Blue Mecha (voice) 2001-06-29
Movie Clint Eastwood: Out of the Shadows Herself - Actor 2000-09-27
Movie Music of the Heart Roberta Guaspari 1999-10-29
Movie Solving the Mysteries of Leonardo da Vinci's First Known Portrait Narrator 1999-12-01
Movie Dancing at Lughnasa Kate Mundy 1998-09-04
Movie One True Thing Kate Gulden 1998-09-18
Movie ...First Do No Harm Lori Reimuller 1997-02-16
Series King of the Hill Unknown 1997-01-12
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie Marvin's Room Lee 1996-12-18
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Unknown 1996-07-22
Movie Before and After Dr. Carolyn Ryan 1996-02-23
Movie The Bridges of Madison County Francesca Johnson 1995-05-28
Movie The Living Sea Narrator (voice) 1995-02-01
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Movie The River Wild Gail Hartman 1994-09-30
Series GMTV Unknown 1993-01-01
Movie The House of the Spirits Clara del Valle Trueba 1993-10-19
Movie Death Becomes Her Madeline Ashton 1992-07-30
Movie Defending Your Life Julia 1991-03-22
Movie Postcards from the Edge Suzanne Vale 1990-09-12
Movie The Earth Day Special 1990-04-22
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie She-Devil Mary Fisher 1989-12-08
Movie A Cry in the Dark Lindy Chamberlain 1988-11-11
Series This Morning Unknown 1988-10-03
Movie Ironweed Helen Archer 1987-12-18
Movie Heartburn Rachel Samstrat 1986-07-25
Movie Plenty Susan Traherne 1985-09-20
Movie Out of Africa Karen Christence Dinesen Blixen 1985-12-20
Movie The Velveteen Rabbit Herself - Narrator (voice) 1984-12-31
Movie Falling in Love Molly Gilmore 1984-11-21
Movie Silkwood Karen Silkwood 1983-12-14
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Movie Sophie's Choice Sophie Zawistowski 1982-12-08
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 1981-08-28
Movie Kiss Me, Petruchio 1981-01-07
Movie Manhattan Jill 1979-04-25
Movie Uncommon Women and Others Leilah 1979-06-20
Movie Kramer vs. Kramer Joanna Kramer 1979-12-18
Movie The Seduction of Joe Tynan Karen Traynor 1979-08-17
Movie The Deer Hunter Linda 1978-12-08
Series Holocaust Inga Helms Weiss 1978-04-16
Movie Holocaust Inga Helms Weiss 1978-04-16
Movie Julia Anne Marie 1977-10-02
Movie The Deadliest Season Sharon Miller 1977-03-15
Movie Everybody Rides the Carousel 1975-06-08
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18