Check out these fun facts about Meryl!

  1. She has received more Oscar nominations than any other actor
  2. In high school, she was a swimmer and a cheerleader
  3. She was Homecoming Queen in high school
  4. She was born Mary Louise Streep, but her mother shortened it to Meryl
  5. New York has declared a day to be "Meryl Day"

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Lonnie Stump
187 days ago

Meryl is the greatest actor we have ever had!!!

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Lindsay Kearney
198 days ago

Hi Ellen,

I know you will probably never read this, but I am a HUGE Meryl Streep fan. It would mean the absolute world to me if you would have her on your show to talk about August:Osage County! She is my inspiration and my biggest idol and I'm currently trying to watch all of her movies/TV shows (there are more than 80, if you include her very early work, cameo appearances, and voiceovers). Please please bring Meryl back to your show! :)

-A Teenage Streeper

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