Meryl Streep

Highest Rated:
98% Manhattan (1979)
Lowest Rated:
27% Evening (2007)
Birthday:
Jun 22
Birthplace:
Summit, New Jersey
Bio:
Sydney Pollack -- one of Meryl Streep's collaborators time and again -- once proclaimed her the most gifted film actress of the late 20th century. Most insiders would concur with this assessment. To avid moviegoers, she represents the essence of onscreen dramatic art. Like Hoffman (and De Niro), she…

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Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
The Good House
  • Actor
-- 2015
Suffragette
  • Actor
-- 2015
Ricky And The Flash
  • Actor
-- 2015
32% The Giver
  • Chief Elder
$23.8M 2014
69% The Homesman
  • Actor
-- 2014
Into the Woods
  • Actor
-- 2014
65% A Fierce Green Fire
  • Narrator
$29.6k 2013
64% August: Osage County
  • Violet Weston
$37.7M 2013
89% Girl Rising
  • Narrator
$0.8M 2013
Disneynature: Wings of Life
  • Actor
-- 2013
Out Of Print
  • Narrator
-- 2013
Mommy & Me
  • Actor
-- 2013
Joe Papp In Five Acts
  • Actor
-- 2012
67% To the Arctic
  • Narrator
$14.2M 2012
51% The Iron Lady
  • Margaret Thatcher
$30.0M 2012
74% Hope Springs
  • Kay
$63.5M 2012
Faces Of America
  • Actor
-- 2010
Higglety Pigglety Pop! Or There Must Be More To Life
  • Jennie
-- 2010
75% Julie & Julia
  • Julia Child
$94.1M 2009
I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale
  • Actor
-- 2009
92% Fantastic Mr. Fox
  • Mrs. Fox
$20.9M 2009
57% It's Complicated
  • Jane
$112.7M 2009
Tell Them Anything You Want: A Portrait of Maurice Sendak
  • Actor
-- 2009
67% Theater of War
  • Actor
-- 2008
39% Dark Matter
  • Joanna Silver
-- 2008
78% Doubt
  • Sister Aloysius Beauvier
$33.4M 2008
54% Mamma Mia!
  • Donna
$143.7M 2008
The Magic 7
  • Actor
-- 2007
47% Rendition
  • Corrinne Whitman
$9.7M 2007
27% Evening
  • Lila Ross
$12.4M 2007
Ocean Voyagers
  • Narrator
-- 2007
27% Lions for Lambs
  • Janine Roth
$15.0M 2007
76% The Devil Wears Prada
  • Miranda Priestly
$124.7M 2006
85% Hurricane on the Bayou
  • Narrator
-- 2006
81% A Prairie Home Companion
  • Yolanda Johnson
$20.2M 2006
63% The Ant Bully
  • Queen
$28.1M 2006
70% Wrestling With Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner
  • Actor
-- 2006
58% Stolen Childhoods
  • Narrator
-- 2005
50% Prime
  • Lisa Metzger
$22.7M 2005
72% Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events
  • Aunt Josephine
$118.5M 2004
81% The Manchurian Candidate
  • Eleanor Prentiss Shaw
$65.9M 2004
60% Stuck On You
  • Director
  • Actor
$33.6M 2003
Secret Service
  • Actor
-- 2002
91% Adaptation
  • Susan Orlean
$22.2M 2002
Chrysanthemum and More Kevin Henkes Stories
  • Actor
-- 2002
Fighting for Freedom: Revolution & Civil War
  • Narrator
-- 2002
81% The Hours
  • Clarissa Vaughn
$41.5M 2002
Vermeer: Master of Light
  • Narrator
-- 2001
73% A.I. Artificial Intelligence
  • Blue Mecha
$77.6M 2001
Clint Eastwood: Out of the Shadows
  • Actor
-- 2000
Isaac Stern: Life's Virtuoso
  • Narrator
-- 2000
64% Music of the Heart
  • Roberta Tsavaras
-- 1999
65% Dancing at Lughnasa
  • Kate Mundy
-- 1998
89% One True Thing
  • Kate Gulden
-- 1998
Voices & Visions - William Styron
  • Actor
-- 1998
...First Do No Harm
  • Lori Reimuller
-- 1997
Assignment: Rescue
  • Host
-- 1997
32% Before and After
  • Carolyn Ryan
-- 1996
80% Marvin's Room
  • Lee
-- 1996
Universal Story
  • Actor
-- 1996
The Living Sea
  • Narrator
-- 1995
89% The Bridges of Madison County
  • Francesca Johnson
-- 1995
55% The River Wild
  • Gail
-- 1994
29% The House of the Spirits
  • Clara
-- 1994
Rabbit Ears - The Night Before Christmas
  • Actor
-- 1992
43% Death Becomes Her
  • Madeline Ashton
-- 1992
96% Defending Your Life
  • Julia
-- 1991
90% Postcards from the Edge
  • Suzanne Vale
-- 1990
Audubon Video - Arctic Refuge: A Vanishing Wilderness
  • Narrator
-- 1990
41% She-Devil
  • Mary Fisher
-- 1989
Harold Clurman - A Life of Theatre
  • Narrator
-- 1988
92% Evil Angels (A Cry in the Dark)
  • Lindy Chamberlain
-- 1988
Rabbit Ears - The Tailor of Gloucester
  • Narrator
-- 1988
65% Ironweed
  • Helen Archer
-- 1987
74% Julia
  • Anne Marie
-- 1987
46% Heartburn
  • Rachel
-- 1986
71% Plenty
  • Susan Traherne
-- 1985
52% Out of Africa
  • Karen Blixen-Finecke
-- 1985
60% Falling in Love
  • Molly Gilmore
-- 1984
In Our Hands
  • Atomic bomb survivor
-- 1984
Rabbit Ears - The Velveteen Rabbit
  • Actor
-- 1984
70% Silkwood
  • Karen Silkwood
-- 1983
67% Still of the Night
  • Brooke Reynolds
-- 1982
Alice at the Palace
  • Alice
-- 1982
79% Sophie's Choice
  • Sophie Zawistowska
-- 1982
80% The French Lieutenant's Woman
  • Sarah Woodruff/Anna
-- 1981
88% Kramer vs. Kramer
  • Joanna Kramer
-- 1979
Uncommon Women and Others
  • Actor
-- 1979
The Seduction of Joe Tynan
  • Karen Traynor
-- 1979
98% Manhattan
  • Jill
-- 1979
93% The Deer Hunter
  • Linda
-- 1978


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
Web Therapy
2011-2014
  • Camilla Bowner
2012
POV
1988-2014
  • Actor
2007

Meryl Streep Trivia

In high school,Meryl died her hair blonde.
- submitted by Ronna T (3 years ago)
Meryl drives a Toyota Prius.
- submitted by Brittney W (4 years ago)

Quotes from Meryl Streep's Characters

    1. Chief Elder: If people had the freedom to choose, they choose wrong.
    From The Giver. Submitted by Max H (19 days ago)
    1. Barbara Weston: Eat
    2. Violet Weston: I'm not hungry!
    3. Barbara Weston: Eat that fish!
    4. Bill Fordham: No!
    5. Barbara Weston: Eat that fish Bitch!
    From August: Osage County. Submitted by Ryan A (49 days ago)
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