Mary Louise Streep was born to an artist mother and executive father in Summit, New Jersey. Meryl Streep, who started acting in school plays since her secondary school years, decided to pursue a career as an actress, inspired by her mother. Meryl Streep, who took part in many theaters plays during her high school years, was also a part of the cheerleading team. Meryl Streep studied acting at Yale. Meryl Streep's two younger brothers also became actors.
Meryl Streep, who started her professional career on the stage in Connecticut, moved to New York City in 1975 and acted in both theater plays and Broadway musicals. Meryl Streep, who managed to impress both the directors and the audience with her acting performance, was giving the signals that she would be one of the most successful actresses in history. Tony Award-nominated Meryl Streep began to auditioning after she decided to pursue an acting career, and in 1977 she starred opposite Jane Fonda in her feature film debut.
Meryl Streep, who managed to make a big impact with her step into Hollywood, took part in legendary productions at the beginning of her career and was nominated for an Oscar for the first time with her second movie. Meryl Streep was putting on performances so well that being an Oscar nominee became a habit for her. Meryl Streep, who has been nominated for 21 Oscars and won three Oscars in her career, has also been nominated 32 times for the Golden Globe Awards, winning eight of them. Considered the most successful actress of her generation, Meryl Streep has the ability to turn a piece of coal into a diamond.
Notes from Meryl Streep's career
The first feature film starring Meryl Streep was “Julia”, which was released in 1977. Directed by Fred Zinnemann, the movie featured three Oscar winners such as Jane Fonda, Vanessa Redgrave and Jason Robards.
Released in 1978, “The Deer Hunter” was Meryl Streep's second feature film, and she was nominated for an Oscar for the first time in her career for her performance in this movie. “The Deer Hunter” won 5 Oscars, including Best Picture.
Meryl Streep starred in “Manhattan,” a Woody Allen film in 1979.
Meryl Streep was nominated for an Oscar for the second time in her career and won her first Oscar for her performance in “Kramer vs. Kramer” in 1979, in which she co-starred with Dustin Hoffman. “Kramer vs. Kramer” won 5 Oscars, including Best Picture.