10 Things You May Not Know About Meryl Streep

Meryl Streep's birth name is actually Mary Louise Streep. She decided to use her nickname "Meryl" as her professional name

Streep is known for her meticulous attention to detail in mastering various accents

Streep has received the most Academy Award nominations of any actor in history, with a total of 21 nominations.

Streep's breakthrough role in the film industry came with her portrayal of the character Joanna Kramer in the film "Kramer vs. Kramer" (1979).

Despite her immense success, Streep has had her fair share of rejections early in her career.

Streep is known for her dedication to her craft and often immerses herself deeply in her roles.

In addition to her film career, Streep has also had a successful stage career.

She has supported organizations like the National Women's History Museum and Women for Women International

She has a passion for music and has showcased her singing abilities in several films.

Streep has been married to sculptor Don Gummer since 1978, and they have four children together.

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