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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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Jun 22, 1949 In Summit - New Jersey - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Oscar (The Academy Awards) 1929-05-16
Latest Project:
Movie Sufragistas 2015-10-16
Known For
Poster of Fantástico Sr. Fox
Poster of Ant Bully, bienvenido al hormiguero
Poster of Un grito en la oscuridad
Poster of Tallo de hierro
Movie Sufragistas Emmeline Pankhurst 2015-10-16
Movie Ricki Ricki 2015-07-10
Movie Deuda de honor Altha Carter 2014-05-18
Movie The giver Chief Elder 2014-08-11
Movie The Roosevelts: An Intimate History Eleanor Roosevelt 2014-09-15
Movie Into the Woods The Witch 2014-12-25
Movie The Concert for Valor Herself 2014-11-11
Movie Makers: Women Who Make America Narrator 2013-02-26
Movie A Fierce Green Fire Narrator 2013-03-01
Movie Eastwood Directs: The Untold Story Herself 2013-04-27
Movie Agosto Violet Weston 2013-12-09
Movie Girl Rising Narrator 2013-03-07
Movie To the Arctic Narrator (voice) 2012-04-20
Movie Si de verdad quieres... Kay 2012-08-07
Movie Alas de la vida Narrator 2011-03-16
Movie La dama de hierro Margaret Thatcher 2011-12-30
Movie Higglety Pigglety Pop! or There Must Be More to Life Jennie 2010-03-02
Movie Julie y Julia Julia Child 2009-08-06
Movie Descubriendo a John Cazale Herself 2009-01-16
Movie Fantástico Sr. Fox Mrs. Fox (voice) 2009-10-23
Movie No es tan fácil Jane Adler 2009-12-23
Movie ¡Mamma Mia! La película Donna 2008-06-30
Movie Theater of War Herself 2008-04-28
Movie La duda Sister Aloysius Beauvier 2008-11-27
Movie Un asunto muy oscuro Joanna Silver 2007-01-23
Movie El atardecer Lila Ross 2007-06-09
Movie Expediente Anwar Corrine Whitman 2007-09-07
Movie Leones por corderos Janine Roth 2007-10-22
Movie El último show Yolanda Johnson 2006-06-09
Movie El diablo viste de Prada Miranda Priestly 2006-06-30
Movie Ant Bully, bienvenido al hormiguero Queen 2006-07-27
Movie Hurricane on the Bayou Narrator 2006-07-29
Movie Secretos compartidos Lisa Metzger 2005-09-21
Movie Stolen Childhoods Narrator 2005-12-31
Series The Colbert Report Unknown 2005-10-17
Movie El mensajero del miedo Senator Eleanor Prentiss Shaw (D-VA) 2004-07-30
Movie Una serie de catastróficas desdichas de Lemony Snicket Tante Agrippine 2004-12-16
Movie Angeles en America Ethel Rosenburg 2003-12-07
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Series Angels in America Hannah Pitt 2003-12-07
Movie El ladrón de orquídeas Susan Orlean 2002-12-06
Movie Las horas Clarissa Vaughan 2002-12-27
Movie A.I. Inteligencia Artificial Blue Mecha (voice) 2001-06-29
Movie Vermeer Master of Light Narrator 2001-11-11
Movie Música del corazón Roberta Guaspari 1999-10-29
Movie Ginevra's Story: Solving the Mysteries of Leonardo da Vinci's First Known Portrait Narrator 1999-12-01
Movie El baile de agosto Kate Mundy 1998-09-04
Movie Cosas que importan Kate Gulden 1998-09-18
Series Los reyes de la colina Unknown 1997-01-12
Movie First Do No Harm Lori Reimuller 1997-02-16
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Series Las noticias de Jon Stewart Unknown 1996-07-22
Movie Antes y después Dr. Carolyn Ryan 1996-02-23
Movie La habitación de Marvin Lee 1996-12-18
Movie The Living Sea Narrator (voice) 1995-02-01
Movie Los puentes de Madison Francesca Johnson 1995-05-28
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Movie Río salvaje Gail Hartman 1994-09-30
Movie La casa de los espíritus Clara del Valle Trueba 1993-10-19
Movie La muerte os sienta tan bien Madeline Ashton 1992-07-30
Movie El cielo... próximamente Julia 1991-03-22
Movie Postales desde el filo Suzanne Vale 1990-09-12
Movie Vida y amores de una diablesa Mary Fisher 1989-12-08
Series Los Simpson Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie Un grito en la oscuridad Lindy Chamberlain 1988-11-11
Movie Tallo de hierro Helen Archer 1987-12-18
Movie Se acabó el pastel Rachel Samstrat 1986-07-25
Movie Plenty Susan Traherne 1985-09-20
Movie Memorias de África Karen Christence Dinesen Blixen 1985-12-10
Movie Enamorarse Molly Gilmore 1984-11-21
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Movie Silkwood Karen Silkwood 1983-12-14
Movie Alice at the Palace Alice 1982-01-16
Movie Bajo sospecha Brooke Reynolds 1982-11-19
Movie La decisión de Sophie Sophie Zawistowski 1982-12-08
Movie Kiss Me, Petruchio 1981-01-07
Movie La Mujer Del Teniente Frances Sarah 1981-08-28
Movie Kramer contra Kramer Joanna Kramer 1979-12-19
Movie Manhattan Jill 1979-04-25
Movie Uncommon Women and Others Leilah 1979-06-20
Movie The Seduction of Joe Tynan Karen Traynor 1979-08-17
Movie Holocausto Inga Helms Weiss 1978-04-16
Movie El cazador Linda 1978-12-08
Series Holocaust Inga Helms Weiss 1978-04-16
Movie Julia Anne Marie 1977-10-02
Movie Everybody Rides the Carousel 1975-06-08
Series Oscar (The Academy Awards) Unknown 1929-05-16