Meryl Streep

22 Jun 1949

Actor

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.

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Filmography (67 titles)

(movie, 2018)
···Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Music
Role: Actor (as Donna Sheridan)
(movie, 2017)
···The Post
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Kay Graham)
(movie, 2016)
···Florence Foster Jenkins
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Florence Foster Jenkins)
(movie, 2016)
···小门神
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Narrator (voice: English version))
(movie, 2015)
···Suffragette
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Emmeline Pankhurst)
(movie, 2015)
···Ricki and the Flash
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as Ricki Rendazzo)
(movie, 2014)
···Into the Woods
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Witch)
(movie, 2014)
···The Giver
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Chief Elder)
(movie, 2014)
···The Homesman
Genre: Western, Drama
Role: Actor (as Altha Carter)
(movie, 2013)
···August: Osage County
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Violet Weston)
(movie, 2012)
···Hope Springs
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Kay)
(movie, 2011)
···The Iron Lady
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Margaret Thatcher)
(movie, 2009)
···It's Complicated
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Jane Adler)
(movie, 2009)
···Fantastic Mr. Fox
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Mrs. Fox (voice))
(movie, 2009)
···Julie & Julia
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Julia Child)
(movie, 2008)
···Doubt
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Sister Aloysius Beauvier)
(movie, 2008)
···Mamma Mia!
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Donna Sheridan)
(movie, 2007)
7.3Lions for Lambs
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Janine Roth)
(movie, 2007)
···Rendition
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Corrine Whitman)
(movie, 2007)
···Evening
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Lila Ross)
(movie, 2007)
···Dark Matter
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Joanna Silver)
(movie, 2006)
···The Ant Bully
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Family
Role: Actor (as Queen)
(movie, 2006)
···The Devil Wears Prada
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Miranda Priestly)
(movie, 2006)
···A Prairie Home Companion
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as Yolanda Johnson)
Genre: Biography
Role: Actor (as Herself)
(movie, 2005)
···Prime
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Lisa Metzger)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Josephine Anwhistle)
(movie, 2004)
···The Manchurian Candidate
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Senator Eleanor Prentiss Shaw (D-VA))
(movie, 2003)
···Angels in America
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Ethel Rosenburg)
(movie, 2002)
···The Hours
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Clarissa Vaughan)
(movie, 2002)
···Adaptation.
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Susan Orlean)
(movie, 2002)
···Adaptation.
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Susan Orlean)
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Blue Mecha (voice))
(movie, 1999)
···Music of the Heart
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Roberta Guaspari)
(movie, 1998)
···One True Thing
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Kate Gulden)
(movie, 1998)
···Dancing at Lughnasa
Genre: Drama, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Kate Mundy)
(movie, 1997)
···...First Do No Harm
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Lori Reimuller)
(movie, 1996)
···Marvin's Room
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Lee)
(movie, 1996)
···Before and After
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dr. Carolyn Ryan)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Francesca Johnson)
(movie, 1994)
···The River Wild
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Gail Hartman)
(movie, 1993)
···The House of the Spirits
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Clara del Valle Trueba)
(movie, 1992)
···Death Becomes Her
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Madeline Ashton)
(movie, 1991)
···Defending Your Life
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Julia)
(movie, 1990)
···Postcards from the Edge
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Suzanne Vale)
(movie, 1989)
···She-Devil
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Mary Fisher)
(movie, 1988)
···A Cry in the Dark
Genre: Drama, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Lindy Chamberlain)
(movie, 1988)
···Evil Angels
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Lindy Chamberlain)
(movie, 1988)
···The Tailor of Gloucester
Role: Actor (as Narrator)
(movie, 1987)
···Ironweed
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Helen Archer)
(movie, 1986)
···Heartburn
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Rachel Samstrat)
(movie, 1985)
7.8Out of Africa
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Karen Christence Dinesen Blixen)
(movie, 1985)
···Plenty
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Susan Traherne)
(movie, 1984)
···Falling in Love
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Molly Gilmore)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Family
Role: Actor (as Herself - Narrator)
(movie, 1983)
···Silkwood
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Karen Silkwood)
(movie, 1982)
···Sophie's Choice
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Sophie Zawistowski)
(movie, 1982)
···Alice at the Palace
Genre: Fantasy, Family, Musical
Role: Actor (as Alice)
(movie, 1982)
···Still of the Night
Genre: Drama, Crime, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Brooke Reynolds)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Sarah)
(movie, 1979)
···Kramer vs. Kramer
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Joanna Kramer)
(movie, 1979)
···Manhattan
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Jill)
(movie, 1979)
···The Seduction of Joe Tynan
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Karen Traynor)
(movie, 1978)
···The Deer Hunter
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Linda)
(movie, 1977)
···Julia
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Anne Marie)
(movie, 1977)
···The Deadliest Season
Genre: Drama, Sport
Role: Actor (as Sharon Miller)