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Meryl Streep: Net Worth, Facts, Biography & More

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Meryl Streep Profile
June 22, 1949

Meryl Streep is one of the most successful and acclaimed actresses of our time. She has been nominated for an Academy Award twenty-seven times, winning it three times. She has also won two Emmy Awards, a Grammy Award, and a Tony Award. In addition to her successful acting career, she is also a humanitarian and political activist. Her first film role was in 1977's Julia, but it was her role as Joanna Kramer in 1979's Kramer vs. Kramer that earned her an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actress.

Early life and career

Meryl Streep's acting career began in the 1970s when she was in her early twenties. Born in New Jersey in 1949, Streep started appearing in various television shows and movies throughout the decade. Some of her most notable early roles were in films such as "Julia" (1977) and "The Deer Hunter" (1978). In the 1980s, Streep's career really took off with starring roles in popular films such as "Sophie's Choice" (1982) and "Out of Africa" (1985). She has continued to appear in both blockbuster hits and more independent films throughout her career, solidifying her status as one of the greatest actresses of all time.

Major successes

Meryl Streep in the movie

Meryl Streep has achieved great success in her career. Some of her most famous roles include The Deer Hunter, Kramer vs. Kramer, and Sophie's Choice. At the age of 66, she is still going strong and shows no signs of slowing down. She is truly an inspiration to all aspiring actors and actresses out there.

Awards and recognition

Meryl Streep Award

Meryl Streep has won three Oscars and been nominated for a record 21 Academy Awards. She is also a two-time Golden Globe winner and has been nominated for five Emmy Awards. In addition to her acting awards, Streep has also won several prestigious honors, including the Kennedy Center Honor and the American Film Institute Life Achievement Award.

Personal life

Meryl Streep has been married to sculptor Don Gummer since 1978 and the pair have four children together. Their eldest daughter, Mamie, is an actress and their son Henry is a musician. Their youngest daughters are Grace and Louisa.

Streep is very private about her personal life and has said that she does not like to talk about her family in interviews. However, she has spoken about how important they are to her and how they help keep her grounded.

"My family is everything. They are my roots and my foundation," she once said. "I am who I am because of them, and I owe them everything.

Conclusion

Mamma Mia is a heartwarming film that will leave audiences feeling uplifted. Streep's performance is, once again, truly amazing. She is able to effortlessly convey the emotional rollercoaster that her character goes through throughout the film. The chemistry between Streep and the rest of the cast is undeniable, making Mamma Mia a must-watch film.

Bio
Full NameMary Louise “Meryl” Streep
NicknameMeryl
Date of BirthJune 22, 1949
Age Years
NationalityAmerican
BirthplaceSummit, New Jersey, U.S.
Home TownNew Jersey
ReligionPresbyterian
Educational QualificationMaster of Fine Arts
SchoolBernards High School, New Jersey, United States
College/ UniversityYale School of Drama, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Zodiac SignCancer ♋
ProfessionActress, Singer, Writer
Physical Stats
Height5 feet 3 inches (1.72 m)
Weight58 kg (127 lbs)
Hair ColorBlonde
Eye ColorHazel Blue
Favorite
Color-
FoodChocolates, Coffee, Salad
ActorRobert De Niro
ActressJudi dench
Singer-
Place-
HobbiesKnitting the Wears, Playing Violin
Family & Relationship
Marital StatusMarried
FatherHarry William Streep, Jr.
MotherMary Wolf Wilkinson
Spouse (Wife/ Husband)Don Gummer ( m. 1978 )
Children4
Son(s)Henry Wolfe
Daughter(s)Lousia Jacobson, Grace Gummer, Mamie Gummer
Brother(s)Harry William Streep III, Dana David Streep
Sister(s)-
Career
ProfessionActress, Singer, Writer
Net Worth$160 Million
Famous for starring in The Devil Wears Prada movie
DebutJulia (1977)
Awards/ HonoursAwards
Academy Awards
British Academy Film Awards
César Awards
Golden Globe Awards
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Movie List

Don't Look Up
[ 2021 ]
Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth
[ 2020 ]
The Prom
[ 2020 ]
Let Them All Talk
[ 2020 ]
The Laundromat
[ 2019 ]
Little Women
[ 2019 ]
Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again
[ 2018 ]
This Changes Everything
[ 2018 ]
Mary Poppins Returns
[ 2018 ]
We Rise
[ 2017 ]
Little Door Gods
[ 2017 ]
The Post
[ 2017 ]
Florence Foster Jenkins
[ 2016 ]
Ricki and the Flash
[ 2015 ]
Suffragette
[ 2015 ]
Shout Gladi Gladi
[ 2015 ]
The Giver
[ 2014 ]
The Homesman
[ 2014 ]
Into the Woods
[ 2014 ]
Wings of Life
[ 2013 ]
Girl Rising
[ 2013 ]
A Fierce Green Fire
[ 2013 ]
Out of Print
[ 2013 ]
August: Osage County
[ 2013 ]
To the Arctic 3D
[ 2012 ]
Hope Springs
[ 2012 ]
The Iron Lady
[ 2011 ]
Higglety Pigglety Pop!
[ 2010 ]
Julie & Julia
[ 2009 ]
Fantastic Mr. Fox
[ 2009 ]
It's Complicated
[ 2009 ]
Mamma Mia!
[ 2008 ]
Doubt
[ 2008 ]
Dark Matter
[ 2007 ]
Evening
[ 2007 ]
Rendition
[ 2007 ]
Lions for Lambs
[ 2007 ]
A Prairie Home Companion
[ 2006 ]
Hurricane on the Bayou
[ 2006 ]
The Music of Regret
[ 2006 ]
The Devil Wears Prada
[ 2006 ]
The Ant Bully
[ 2006 ]
Prime
[ 2005 ]
Stolen Childhoods
[ 2005 ]
The Manchurian Candidate
[ 2004 ]
Lemony Snicket's
[ 2004 ]
Stuck on You
[ 2003 ]
Adaptation.
[ 2002 ]
The Hours
[ 2002 ]
A.I. Artificial Intelligence
[ 2001 ]
Music of the Heart
[ 1999 ]
Ginevra's Story
[ 1999 ]
Dancing at Lughnasa
[ 1998 ]
One True Thing
[ 1998 ]
Before and After
[ 1996 ]
Marvin's Room
[ 1996 ]
The Living Sea
[ 1995 ]
The Bridges of Madison County
[ 1995 ]
The River Wild
[ 1994 ]
The House of the Spirits
[ 1993 ]
Death Becomes Her
[ 1992 ]
Defending Your Life
[ 1991 ]
Age 7 in America
[ 1991 ]
Postcards from the Edge
[ 1990 ]
She-Devil
[ 1989 ]
Evil Angels
[ 1988 ]
Ironweed
[ 1987 ]
Heartburn
[ 1986 ]
Plenty
[ 1985 ]
Out of Africa
[ 1985 ]
Falling in Love
[ 1984 ]
Silkwood
[ 1983 ]
Still of the Night
[ 1982 ]
Sophie's Choice
[ 1982 ]
The French Lieutenant's Woman
[ 1981 ]
Manhattan
[ 1979 ]
The Seduction of Joe Tynan
[ 1979 ]
Kramer vs. Kramer
[ 1979 ]
The Deer Hunter
[ 1978 ]
Julia
[ 1977 ]

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