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

Let Them All Talk (2020)
as Alice Hughes
The Prom (2020)
as Dee Dee Allen
In Search of the Sanderson Sisters: A Hocus Pocus Hulaween Takeover (2020)
as Self
Meryl Streep : mystères et métamorphoses (2020)
as Self - Actress (archive footage)
Take Me to the World: A Sondheim 90th Birthday Celebration (2020)
as Herself
Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth (2020)
as Narrator
Little Women (2019)
as Aunt Josephine March
Alan Pakula: Going for Truth (2019)
as Self
The Laundromat (2019)
as Ellen Martin / Elena
This Changes Everything (2019)
as Herself
Museum Town (2019)
as Narrator
Mary Poppins Returns (2018)
as Tatiana "Topsy" Topotrepolovsky
We Will Rise: Michelle Obama's Mission to Educate Girls Around the World (2018)
as Self
Paul McCartney : Live at Grand Central Station (2018)
as Herself; Cameo
Beyond Boundaries: The Harvey Weinstein Scandal (2018)
as Herself (archive footage)
Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018)
as Donna
Every Act of Life (2018)
as Maurine McElroy (voice)
The Words That Built America (2017)
as Reader - Declaration of Independence
Five Came Back (2017)
as Narrator
The Female Lead - A Selection of Portraits (2017)
The Post (2017)
as Kay Graham
100 Years (2017)
as Narrator (voice)
Florence Foster Jenkins (2016)
as Florence Foster Jenkins
Everybody Knows... Elizabeth Murray (2016)
as Elizabeth Murray (voice)
Starring Austin Pendleton (2016)
Mike Nichols: An American Master (2016)
小门神 (2016)
as Narrator (voice)
Suffragette (2015)
as Emmeline Pankhurst
Shout Gladi Gladi (2015)
as Narrator
Everything Is Copy (2015)
Emotional Uncertainties (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 Giver (2014)
as Chief Elder
The Homesman (2014)
as Altha Carter
And the Oscar Goes To... (2014)
August: Osage County (2013)
as Violet Weston
Eastwood Directs: The Untold Story (2013)
as Herself
Out of Print (2013)
as Narrator
Girl Rising (2013)
as Narrator - Ethiopia (voice)
A Fierce Green Fire (2013)
as Narrator
La classe américaine (2012)
as Self
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
Sky Island (2010)
It's Complicated (2009)
as Jane Adler
Secret Ingredients: Creating Julie & Julia (2009)
Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)
as Felicity Fox (voice)
Julie & Julia (2009)
as Julia Child
I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale (2009)
as Herself
Mamma Mia! (2008)
as Donna Sheridan
An Old Fashioned Love Story: Making 'The Bridges of Madison County' (2008)
Theater of War (2008)
as Herself
Dark Matter (2008)
as Joanna Silver
Doubt (2008)
as Sister Aloysius Beauvier
Lions for Lambs (2007)
as Janine Roth
Rendition (2007)
as Corrine Whitman
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Al Pacino (2007)
as Herself
Evening (2007)
as Lila Ross
Hurricane on the Bayou (2006)
as Narrator
The Ant Bully (2006)
as Queen (voice)
The Devil Wears Prada (2006)
as Miranda Priestly
A Prairie Home Companion (2006)
as Yolanda Johnson
The Music of Regret (2006)
as The Woman
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 Together: Bringing Stuck on You to the Screen (2004)
as Herself
Stuck on You (2003)
as Self
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)
Finding the Truth: The Making of 'Kramer vs. Kramer' (2001)
as Self
Clint Eastwood: Out of the Shadows (2000)
as Herself - Actor
A Song of Africa (2000)
as Herself
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
From Star Wars to Star Wars: The Story of Industrial Light & Magic (1999)
as Herself
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 Wakefield Lacker
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
Age 7 in America (1991)
as Narrator (voice)
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
Evil Angels (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
Little Ears: 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 Zofia "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 / Anna
Kiss Me, Petruchio (1981)
as Katherine
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
Julia (1977)
as Anne Marie
The Deadliest Season (1977)
as Sharon Miller
Secret Service (1977)
as Edith Varney
Everybody Rides the Carousel (1975)
as Stage 6 (voice)
Don't Look Up ()
as President Janie Orlean
Keeping the Promise: AHF 30 Years Documentary ()
Places, Please ()
as Lillian Hall

Production Credits

Emotional Uncertainties (2015)
...First Do No Harm (1997)
Executive Producer