Meryl Streep age, childhood, husband, children, movies, worth.

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Meryl Streep is also known as Mary Louise. She is an American actress who is known for winning numerous awards throughout her career. Again, she is around 1.68 meters tall.

Meryl Streep age and parents

However, she was born to Mary wolf Wilkinson and Harry William Streep on 22nd June 1949,at Us, Jersey. Therefore, she is 74 years old. Her mother was an artist while her father was a pharmacist. Her mother was her mentor and a great source of encouragement.

Siblings and childhood

She grew alongside her two siblings, Diana David and Harry William who were both actors .Additionally, she schooled at the oak street school and cedar hill elementary school. There after, she had also joined Yale school of drama to study MFA but she could not continue because of school fees issues. She worked as a waitress in order to facilitate herself.

Meryl Streep husband and children

She got married in 1978 to Do Grammer but they separated in 2017. The reason for separation was unknown to public. The pair has four children together namely- Louisa Jacobson Mamie Grammer, Grace and Henry. Steep is not currently dating anyone.

why she is regarded as a self taught actor

She is regarded as a self taught actor because she facilitated herself in University. She did jobs like working as a waitress in order to raise her fees.

Meryl Streep career and movies

She begun acting in the year 1975 and made her first film ‘Trelawny of the wells’. The film awarded her a Tony award nomination. In the year 1977, she was featured in the movie Julia which rewarded her her first prime time Emmy award. The following year, she acted The deer hunter and holocaust The film deer hunter introduced her to fame and stardom. Therefore, she then filmed the movie Kramer vs Kramer in 1979 which won her an academy award for best actress. She has starred in many movies, including Sophie’s choice, The bridges of Madison county, and many others. Additionally, she was privileged to act leading roles in mamma Mia and little women. Again she was featured in Tv roles like Angels in America and Big little lies.


Steep has been handsomely awarded by her music career. She has won many awards that include: AFl life achievement award and Kennedy Center Honors. She was also awarded the national medal of arts by Former president Barrack Obama.

Net worth

Her net worth is best approximated to $160 million, according to the records of celebrity.

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