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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 World's Worst Driver
Latest Project:
Movie Mary Poppins‘ Rückkehr 2018-12-19
Known For
Poster of Music of the Heart
Poster of Die Simpsons
Poster of Julia
Poster of Das Wirtshaus im Spessart
Movie Dirty Tricks Martha Mitchell 2019
Series World's Worst Driver Gail Hartman 2019
Movie Mary Poppins‘ Rückkehr Topsy 2018-12-19
Series Freedom: A History of Us Abigail Adams 2018
Movie Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again Donna Sheridan 2018-07-18
Movie The Words That Built America Herself 2017-07-04
Movie The Female Lead - A Selection of Portraits 2017-03-05
Movie Die Verlegerin Kay Graham 2017-12-22
Series Uncommon Women and Others Leilah 2016
Movie Florence Foster Jenkins Florence Foster Jenkins 2016-05-06
Movie Mike Nichols: An American Master 2016-01-29
Movie Die Schutzbrüder Narrator (voice: English version) 2016-01-01
Series The Bats Molly Gilmore 2016
Movie Suffragette – Taten statt Worte Emmeline Pankhurst 2015-10-16
Movie Auschwitz Narrator (voice) 2015-01-27
Movie Ricki - Wie Familie so ist Ricki Rendazzo 2015-07-10
Movie Hüter der Erinnerung - The Giver Chief Elder 2014-08-11
Movie Into the Woods Witch 2014-12-25
Series The Roosevelts: An Intimate History Eleanor Roosevelt (voice) 2014-09-14
Movie The Homesman Altha Carter 2014-12-18
Movie The Concert for Valor Herself 2014-11-11
Movie The Roosevelts: An Intimate History Eleanor Roosevelt 2014-09-15
Movie Makers: Women Who Make America Narrator 2013-02-26
Movie A Fierce Green Fire Narrator 2013-03-01
Movie Girl Rising Narrator - Ethiopia (voice) 2013-03-07
Movie Im August in Osage County Violet Weston 2013-12-26
Movie Eastwood Directs: The Untold Story Herself 2013-04-27
Series Peter Pan – Neue Abenteuer Kate Gulden 2013-06-02
Movie To the Arctic Narrator (voice) 2012-04-20
Movie Wie beim ersten Mal Kay 2012-09-26
Movie Die Eiserne Lady Margaret Thatcher 2011-12-30
Movie Blüten - Boten des Lebens Narrator 2011-03-16
Series 로드 넘버원 Helen Archer 2010-07-23
Movie Higglety Pigglety Pop! or There Must Be More to Life Jennie 2010-03-02
Movie Wenn Liebe so einfach wäre Jane Adler 2009-12-23
Movie I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale Herself 2009-01-16
Movie Im Rausch der Höhe Inga Helms Weiss 2009-01-27
Movie Julie & Julia Julia Child 2009-08-06
Series Six For the Road Lori Reimuller 2008-10-29
Movie Theater of War Herself 2008-04-28
Series Gone Country Sister Aloysius Beauvier 2008-01-25
Movie Machtlos Corrine Whitman 2007-09-07
Movie Dark Matter Joanna Silver 2007-01-23
Movie Robert Altman's Last Radio Show Yolanda Johnson 2007-04-12
Movie Spuren eines Lebens Lila Ross 2007-06-09
Series The Museum Sarah 2007-05-10
Movie Der Teufel trägt Prada Miranda Priestly 2006-06-30
Movie Hurricane on the Bayou Narrator 2006-07-29
Movie Lucas, der Ameisenschreck Queen (voice) 2006-07-27
Series Jane Hall Donna Sheridan 2006-07-12
Movie Lemony Snicket - Rätselhafte Ereignisse Josephine Anwhistle 2005-01-27
Series The Colbert Report Unknown 2005-10-17
Movie Stolen Childhoods Narrator 2005-12-31
Movie Couchgeflüster Lisa Metzger 2005-09-21
Movie Keine halben Sachen 2 - Jetzt erst recht Unknown 2004-04-07
Movie Der Manchurian Kandidat Senator Eleanor Prentiss Shaw (D-VA) 2004-07-30
Series Angels in America Hannah Pitt 2003-12-07
Series The Mullets Lee 2003-09-11
Movie Adaption – Der Orchideen-Dieb Susan Orlean 2002-12-06
Movie The Hours – Von Ewigkeit zu Ewigkeit Clarissa Vaughan 2002-12-27
Movie A.I. - Künstliche Intelligenz Blue Mecha (voice) 2001-06-29
Movie Clint Eastwood: Out of the Shadows Herself - Actor 2000-09-27
Series The West Wing – Im Zentrum der Macht Francesca Johnson 1999-09-22
Movie Music of the Heart Roberta Guaspari 1999-10-29
Movie Tanz in die Freiheit Kate Mundy 1998-09-04
Series Mamotte Shugogetten Ethel Rosenburg 1998-10-17
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Series USA High Meryl Streep 1997-08-04
Series The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
Movie The Living Sea Narrator (voice) 1995-02-01
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Series Superman – Die Abenteuer von Lois & Clark Janine Roth 1993-09-12
Movie Das Geisterhaus Clara del Valle Trueba 1993-10-19
Movie Der Tod steht ihr gut Madeline Ashton 1992-07-30
Movie Rendezvous im Jenseits Julia 1991-03-22
Movie The Earth Day Special 1990-04-22
Movie Grüße aus Hollywood Suzanne Vale 1990-09-12
Movie Die Teufelin Mary Fisher 1989-12-08
Series Die Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Series This Morning Unknown 1988-10-03
Movie Stirb langsam Unknown 1988-07-15
Movie Ein Schrei in der Dunkelheit Lindy Chamberlain 1988-11-11
Movie Jenseits von Afrika Karen Christence Dinesen Blixen 1985-12-20
Movie Eine demanzipierte Frau Susan Traherne 1985-09-20
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Movie Silkwood Karen Silkwood 1983-12-14
Movie Sophies Entscheidung Zofia "Sophie" Zawistowski 1982-12-08
Movie Alice at the Palace Alice 1982-01-16
Movie In der Stille der Nacht Brooke Reynolds 1982-11-19
Movie Kramer gegen Kramer Joanna Kramer 1980-02-27
Movie Manhattan Jill 1979-04-25
Movie Die Verführung des Joe Tynan Karen Traynor 1979-08-17
Movie Uncommon Women and Others Leilah 1979-06-20
Movie Holocaust Inga Helms Weiss 1978-04-16
Movie Die durch die Hölle gehen Linda 1978-12-08
Movie Julia Anne Marie 1977-10-02
Movie Everybody Rides the Carousel 1975-06-08
Series Anne of Avonlea Dr. Carolyn Ryan 1975-01-26
Series Branded Rachel Samstrat 1965-01-24
Movie Das Wirtshaus im Spessart Unknown 1958-01-14
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18
Series This Is Your Life Mrs. Fox (voice) 1952-10-01
Movie He Who Gets Slapped Unknown 1924-12-22