Meryl Streep, an iconic figure in Hollywood needs no introduction. She is the beauty who has impressed the audience with her versatility and acting skills. Ever since her debut in the 1970s, she is ruling the Hollywood industry. Meryl Steep is the one who manages to look young and dashing still at this age. You may definitely know about this gorgeous women’s professional life. But have you ever gone through how her personal life looks like?
Let’s know more about Meryl’s life through her age, net worth, married, divorce, husband, son, daughter, Oscar, speech, movies.
Caption: Meryl Streep looks charming and beautiful at her young age
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Meryl Streep celebrates her birthday on June 22. Meryl Streep, born on 1949 at Summit, New Jersey, USA is currently at the age of 68. She was conceived by her mother Mary Wolf, a commercial artist and an art editor by profession and Harry William Streep, a pharmaceutical executive. Mary Louise Streep, popularly known as Meryl Streep has two siblings, Dana David and Harry William. She was raised in Presbyterian and brought up in Bernardsville, New Jersey.
Meryl Streep completed her studies at Bernards High School. Later, she enrolled in Vassar College where she studies B.A in Drama. She exchanges as an exchange student at Dartmouth College. After finishing her bachelors, Streep went to receive her M.F.A degree from Yale School of Drama.
Marly always has a keen interest in acting. During her studies at Yale School, she made her debut at the stage, acting in a number of plays. After that, her years went on performing in theaters in New York and New Jersey. She worked for several productions such as The Taming of the Shrew, Measure of Measure and many others. In 1976, at the age of twenty-seven, she was seen in Broadway double bill of Tennessee Williams ’27 Wagons Full of Cottons’. She played many roles as the second lead yet received massive love. After many years, she played in a movie ‘The French Lieutenant's Woman’. Her performance was extremely praised by the audience which gave her a huge fan base.
Meryl Streep had an affair with actor John Cazale for three years. The couple was so much in love with each other but unfortunately, John Cazale died in 1978 due to lung cancer. After six months, she walked up to Don Gummer. The couple has been blessed with four children, Henry Wolf, Mamie Gummer, Grace Gummer and Louisa Jacobson Gummer. Henry became a musician while Mamie and Grace followed their mother’s footstep. Moving towards her economic side, Marly has a net worth of $65 million dollars.
Caption: Meryl Streep with her husband Don Gummer
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Talking about her awards and nominations it is remarkable. She is the actress who has been nominated for more than hundreds of awards in her career and has won most out of them. Meryl Streep has been nominated for a record-breaking 21 times at the Academy Awards which she won three out of them once for Best Supporting Actress and twice for Best Actress for the films ‘Kramer vs. Kramer’, ‘Sophie’s Choice’, and ‘The Iron Lady’. Meryl has been nominated for fourteen times at the BAFTA awards won twice for Best Actress in Leading Role for The French Lieutenant's Woman’ and ‘The Iron Lady’. She was also nominated for 27 times at The Golden Globe Awards and won eight of them. She was thrice nominated for the Primetime Emmy Awards and won twice for them. She was nominated ten times at the Satellite Awards and successfully won three of them for the movies ‘Angels in America’, ‘The Devil Wears Prada’ and ‘Juile and Julia’. She was also nominated for twelve times at The Screen Actors Guild Awards and won twice for the movies ‘Angels in America’, and ‘The Devil Wears Prada’.
Caption: Meryl Streep winning Critics Choice Awards
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Moving towards her movies, Meryl is the one who has been nominated for so many awards due to her movies. She is the actress who has played in almost seventy movies till now. He has played in nineteen television series and thirteen plays in her career. She established herself as a leading actress in 1980s from a role in a movie called ‘The French Lieutenant's Woman’. She has acted in many movies but she is best known for her movies like ‘\The Iron Lady, The French Lieutenant's Woman, Julie, and Julia, Angels in America, The Devil Wears Prada, Girls Rising, We Rise, The Post, Kramer vs. Kramer and many more.
Caption: Meryl Streep in the movie The Giver
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Versatile and talented actress Meryl is loved by everyone and has a huge fan base. She has 385k followers on Instagram and has posted 186 pictures of her. Talking about her Facebook, she has 25k followers and likes on her official Facebook page. She doesn’t have her official Twitter account but has an account called Meryl Streep Page which has 65.3k followers and 20.6k twits.0 0
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