About Meryl Streep
The biggest icon in the cinema industry is considered to be Meryl Streep and Meryl Streep net worth has been announced to be around 45 million dollars. Born in New Jersey, Meryl Streep has won many awards for her appearances on the TV, off stage and on stage. The films in which she acted got a lot of recognition and it grossed a lot not only in the United States, but also everywhere in the world. Her record is that she has been nominated for an Oscar award for sixteen times. However, out of those sixteen, she has won two.
Meryl Streep has been nominated and won many other awards, such as Golden Globe award seven times and Emmy award two times. In addition, the actress has been nominated for a Tony award and also for five Grammy awards. Thus, the lsit of her recognition, nominations and awards can go on and on. Moreover, in 2010 Meryl Streep was elected to be in the American Academy in Arts and Letters, which is a very prestigious academy. Meryl Streep whose full name is Mary Louise Streep was born in 1949. She is of Irish, German, English and Swiss origins.
Talking about her family life, she is married to Don Gummer with whom she has 4 children – Henry Wolfe, Grace Jane, Mary Willa and Louisa. The films which grossed the highest and which earned a lot of money to Meryl Streep net worth can be counted to more than any other actor has made. One of them, “It’s Complicated”, which was released in 2009 grossed around 8 million dollars worldwide. In addition to that, “Julie and Julia” which was also released in 2009 gained around 5 million dollars. Moreover, Meryl Streep also received a huge sum from the gross of the film “The Devil Wears Prada”, which was released in 2006 and grossed approximately 5 million dollars.
Other films for which the actress is known globally include “The Bridges of Madison County” in 1995, “Rendition” in 2007, “The French Lieutenant’s Woman” in 1981, “Kramer Vs. Kramer” in 1979 and many more. Most of these movies were a huge success and they added a lot of revenues to the total amount of Meryl Streep net worth. With a lot of movies and roles behind her, Meryl Streep is still considered to be one of the most sought after actresses and she has her name in lights at box office.