Meryl Streep



Place of birth:

Summit, New Jersey, USA:


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.

Film Credits

Mary Poppins Returns (2018)
as Topsy
Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again! (2018)
as Donna Sheridan
The Post (2017)
as Kay Graham
The Words That Built America (2017)
as Herself
Five Came Back (2017)
as Narrator (voice)
The Female Lead - A Selection of Portraits (2017)
100 Years (2017)
as Narrator (voice)
Florence Foster Jenkins (2016)
as Florence Foster Jenkins
Mike Nichols: An American Master (2016)
小门神 (2016)
as Narrator (voice: English version)
Suffragette (2015)
as Emmeline Pankhurst
Shout Gladi Gladi (2015)
as Narrator
Everything Is Copy (2015)
Ricki and the Flash (2015)
as Ricki Rendazzo
Auschwitz (2015)
as Narrator (voice)
Into the Woods (2014)
as Witch
The Concert for Valor (2014)
as Herself
The Roosevelts: An Intimate History (2014)
as Eleanor Roosevelt
The Giver (2014)
as Chief Elder
The Homesman (2014)
as Altha Carter
August: Osage County (2013)
as Violet Weston
Eastwood Directs: The Untold Story (2013)
as Herself
Girl Rising (2013)
as Narrator - Ethiopia (voice)
A Fierce Green Fire (2013)
as Narrator
Makers: Women Who Make America (2013)
as Narrator
Hope Springs (2012)
as Kay
To the Arctic (2012)
as Narrator (voice)
The Iron Lady (2011)
as Margaret Thatcher
Wings of Life (2011)
as Narrator
Higglety Pigglety Pop! or There Must Be More to Life (2010)
as Jennie
It's Complicated (2009)
as Jane Adler
Secret Ingredients: Creating Julie & Julia (2009)
Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)
as Mrs. Fox (voice)
Julie & Julia (2009)
as Julia Child
I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale (2009)
as Herself
Doubt (2008)
as Sister Aloysius Beauvier
Mamma Mia! (2008)
as Donna Sheridan
Theater of War (2008)
as Herself
Lions for Lambs (2007)
as Janine Roth
Rendition (2007)
as Corrine Whitman
Evening (2007)
as Lila Ross
Dark Matter (2007)
as Joanna Silver
Hurricane on the Bayou (2006)
as Narrator
The Ant Bully (2006)
as Queen
The Devil Wears Prada (2006)
as Miranda Priestly
A Prairie Home Companion (2006)
as Yolanda Johnson
Stolen Childhoods (2005)
as Narrator
Prime (2005)
as Lisa Metzger
Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004)
as Josephine Anwhistle
The Manchurian Candidate (2004)
as Senator Eleanor Prentiss Shaw (D-VA)
Stuck on You (2003)
as Meryl Streep
Angels in America (2003)
as Ethel Rosenburg
The Hours (2002)
as Clarissa Vaughan
Adaptation. (2002)
as Susan Orlean
Vermeer Master of Light (2001)
as Narrator
A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)
as Blue Mecha (voice)
Clint Eastwood: Out of the Shadows (2000)
as Herself - Actor
Ginevra's Story: Solving the Mysteries of Leonardo da Vinci's First Known Portrait (1999)
as Narrator
Music of the Heart (1999)
as Roberta Guaspari
One True Thing (1998)
as Kate Gulden
Dancing at Lughnasa (1998)
as Kate Mundy
...First Do No Harm (1997)
as Lori Reimuller
Marvin's Room (1996)
as Lee
Before and After (1996)
as Dr. Carolyn Ryan
The Bridges of Madison County (1995)
as Francesca Johnson
The Living Sea (1995)
as Narrator (voice)
The River Wild (1994)
as Gail Hartman
The House of the Spirits (1993)
as Clara del Valle Trueba
Death Becomes Her (1992)
as Madeline Ashton
Defending Your Life (1991)
as Julia
Postcards from the Edge (1990)
as Suzanne Vale
The Earth Day Special (1990)
She-Devil (1989)
as Mary Fisher
A Cry in the Dark (1988)
as Lindy Chamberlain
Ironweed (1987)
as Helen Archer
Heartburn (1986)
as Rachel Samstrat
Out of Africa (1985)
as Karen Christence Dinesen Blixen
Plenty (1985)
as Susan Traherne
The Velveteen Rabbit (1984)
as Herself - Narrator (voice)
Falling in Love (1984)
as Molly Gilmore
Silkwood (1983)
as Karen Silkwood
Sophie's Choice (1982)
as Sophie Zawistowski
Still of the Night (1982)
as Brooke Reynolds
Alice at the Palace (1982)
as Alice
The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981)
as Sarah
Kiss Me, Petruchio (1981)
Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)
as Joanna Kramer
The Seduction of Joe Tynan (1979)
as Karen Traynor
Uncommon Women and Others (1979)
as Leilah
Manhattan (1979)
as Jill
The Deer Hunter (1978)
as Linda
Holocaust (1978)
as Inga Helms Weiss
Julia (1977)
as Anne Marie
The Deadliest Season (1977)
as Sharon Miller
Secret Service (1977)
as Edith Varney
Everybody Rides the Carousel (1975)
The Music Of Regret ()
as The Woman