"Meryl Streep" is an American actress and producer. A three-time Academy Award winner, she is widely regarded as one of the greatest film actors of all time. Streep made her professional stage debut in The Playboy of Seville in 1971, and went on to receive a 1976 Tony Award nomination for Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play/Best Featured Actress in a Play for A Memory of Two Mondays/List of one-act plays by Tennessee Williams#27 Wagons Full of Cotton/27 Wagons Full of Cotton. She made her screen debut in the 1977 television film The Deadliest Season, and made her film debut later that same year in Julia (1977 film)/Julia. In 1978, she won an Emmy Award for her role in the miniseries Holocaust (TV miniseries)/Holocaust, and received the first of her 19 Academy Award nominations for The Deer Hunter. She has more Academy Award nominations than any actor or actress in history, winning Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress/Best Supporting Actress for Kramer vs. Kramer (1979) and Academy Award for Best Actress/Best Actress for Sophie's Choice (film)/Sophie's Choice (1982) and The Iron Lady (film)/The Iron Lady (2011).If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous actresses! More Meryl Streep on Wikipedia.