Meryl Streep


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  • Birth Name: Mary Louise Streep
  • Birth Place: Summit, NJ
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 06/22/1949, Cancer
  • Profession: Actor
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Review: A Slice of Oscar History

Good to know I'm not the only one who needs pizza to make it through a long night at the Oscars.

With Ellen DeGeneres serving up laughs along with slices, disarming the starry crowd with stunts like a pizza delivery for the starving captive audience and a Superstar Selfie that temporarily broke Twitter (and during the taking of which Meryl Streep delightfully blurted, "I've never tweeted before!"), even the Oscars' inevitable dull patches felt less painful than usual.

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Check out Ellen DeGeneres' Record-Breaking Oscars Selfie

"Selfie" may have been declared the 2013 word of the year, but the social media form of self-validation is still going strong. On Sunday night's Oscars telecast, host Ellen DeGeneres made her way into the crowd and made some of Hollywood's biggest stars an offer they couldn't refuse ... read more

Oscars: How Did Ellen Do As Host?

Sunday marked Ellen DeGeneres' sophomore outing as host of the Academy Awards, and the typically tame comedienne offered up some jokes that were more barbed than usual during her opening monologue.

In her intro to the show, DeGeneres took jabs at everyone from June Squibb to Jennifer more


Meryl Streep: I Feel More Like an I Can't Than an Icon
Hope Springs - Clip - The Next Step
2012 Oscars: Meryl Streep
2010 Golden Globes: Backstage With Meryl Streep

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Hope Springs (2012)
Girl Rising
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Year Title Description
2014 An Evening With Meryl Streep on August TV Show Series, Remarks by
2014 A Special Evening With Meryl Streep on August TV Show Series, Appearing
2013 Makers TV Show Series, Narrator
2013 85th Academy Awards TV Show Series, Appearing
2013 August Movie, Actor - Violet Weston

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Friends and Family Gather for Philip Seymour Hoffman's Funeral

Roughly 400 friends and family attended Philip Seymour Hoffman's funeral on Friday in New York, People reports.

Among those in attendance at the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola in Manhattan were his former co-stars... read more

Extant Adds The Newsroom's Grace Gummer

Grace Gummer has joined the cast of CBS' upcoming thriller Extant, has learned.

The Newsroom actress will play Julie, one of John's (Goran Visnjic) partners in building robot prototypes like Ethan, John and Molly's (Halle Berry) son.

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Oscar Surprises and Snubs: The Academy Loves Hustle, Jonah Hill, But Not Tom Hanks and Oprah

In the words of Sally Field, the Academy likes David O. Russell. It really likes him. On Thursday, Russell's American Hustle co-led (with Gravity) Thursday's Oscar nominations with 10, while Russell carved out a piece of Oscar history for himself: He's now the only director to have two films garner acting nominations in all four categories. Those weren't the only shockers though.
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American Hustle, Gravity Lead Oscar Nominations

American Hustle and Gravity topped Thursday's Academy Award nominations with 10 each, with the former landing nods in all four acting categories.

The films will ...
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Golden Globes: Who Do You Want to Win?

It's time for the first major awards show of the season: the Golden Globe Awards! WillBreaking Bad or The Big Bang Theory win its ...
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