Meryl Streep Biography

 
Date Of Birth:
June 22, 1949 (70)
Bio:
Mary Streep is often described as the "best actress of her generation", Nominated for a record 21 Academy Awards, she has won three. Streep has received 31 Golden Globe nominations, winning eight - more nominations, and wins, than any other actor.She has also won three Primetime Emmy Awards and has ... (read more)
 
Date of Birth: June 22, 1949 (70)

Bio:
Mary Streep is often described as the "best actress of her generation", Nominated for a record 21 Academy Awards, she has won three. Streep has received 31 Golden Globe nominations, winning eight - more nominations, and wins, than any other actor.She has also won three Primetime Emmy Awards and has ... (read more)

Mary Streep is often described as the "best actress of her generation", Nominated for a record 21 Academy Awards, she has won three. Streep has received 31 Golden Globe nominations, winning eight - more nominations, and wins, than any other actor.She has also won three Primetime Emmy Awards and has been nominated for fifteen British Academy Film Awards, and seventeen Screen Actors Guild Awards, winning two each.



Streep's her film work includes The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981), Silkwood (1983), Out of Africa (1985), Ironweed (1987), Evil Angels (1988), Postcards from the Edge (1990), The Bridges of Madison County (1995), One True Thing (1998), Music of the Heart (1999), Adaptation (2002), The Devil Wears Prada (2006), Doubt (2008), Julie & Julia (2009), August: Osage County (2013), Into the Woods (2014), Florence Foster Jenkins (2016), and The Post (2017).



She returned to the stage for the first time in over 20 years in The Public Theater's 2001 revival of The Seagull, and won a second Emmy Award and a Golden Globe in 2004 for the HBO mini-series Angels in America (2003).

Meryl Streep Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Meryl Streep, Mother Courage and Her Children
 
The Lortels - 2004 - Outstanding Solo Show
Meryl StreepSarah Jones: bridge & tunnel
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2001 - Outstanding Actress - Play Gold Star
Meryl Streep, The Seagull
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1977 - Outstanding Actress - Musical
Meryl Streep, Happy End
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1977 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Play
Meryl Streep, The Cherry Orchard
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1976 - Outstanding Actress - Play
Meryl Streep27 Wagons Full of Cotton/Memory of Two Mondays
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1976 - Outstanding Actress - Play
Meryl Streep, Secret Service
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1976 - Outstanding Actress - Play
Meryl Streep, Trelawny of the "Wells"
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1976 - Best Performances Gold Star
Meryl StreepPhoenix Repertory Company
 
Theatre World Awards - 1976 - Performance Gold Star
Meryl Streep27 Wagons Full of Cotton
 
Tony Awards - 1976 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Meryl Streep, 27 Wagons Full of Cotton