2011 MERYL STREEP Meryl Streep posing with her third Oscar, won for her work in the movie "The Iron Lady" "IMeryl Streep could play Batman and be the tight choice. . she is perfection" Quote from Cameron - Modern Family.
Tonight 4-11 in 1983 Meryl Streep took home her first Best Actress Oscar for her role in Sophie's Choice. We would get very used to her being nominated many times after this year. I think she's up to 18 Oscar nominations now -- more than any other actor (including Katherine Hepburn!)
Ellen Barkin, Zachary Quinto and More Celebrate 2011 Theatre World Awards
A dazzling actress for more than three decades, Streep plays women's women, and is known for her mastery of accents and dialects. She has starred in classic American films like The Deer Hunter, Out of Africa, and Kramer vs. Kramer, for which she took home an Academy Award. Streep is a longtime environmental activist and outspoken champion of women and women's stories.
Meryl Streep and daughters Louisa, Grace and Mamie