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Meryl Streep To Host Masterclass At Berlin International Film Festival

The three-time Oscar winner was recruited as jury president for the 66th annual event in Germany last year (15) and it has now been revealed she will also hold a workshop for filmmakers...

Bono Auctioning Off Bike Ride In Central Park For Aids Charity

Almost exactly a year to the day since he seriously injured his arm in a bike accident in New York, U2 singer Bono will be auctioning a bicycle ride as part of a charity campaign...

Bono Offering Central Park Bicycle Ride For Charity

The Irish rocker fell off his bike while cycling in New York City's Central Park in November, 2014, and he suffered multiple fractures and breaks to his left arm, elbow, finger and an...

Meryl Streep Came To Oliver Platt's Rescue After Postcards From The Edge Gaffe

The 2012 star worked with the late director on 1988 film Working Girl and loved the relaxed nature of the shoot, so when he reteamed with Nichols he felt he could enjoy himself...

Meryl Streep Cries As She Remembers Christopher Reeve

The Sophie's Choice star attended a glitzy event at the Cipriani Wall Street venue in the Big Apple last week (ends22Nov15) to raise funds for the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation, the charity...

Anne Hathaway Honours Fellow People's Choice Awards Nominees By Posting High School Photos Online

The Les Miserables star will compete for the top honour with Meryl Streep, Scarlett Johansson, Melissa MCCarthy and Sandra Bullock next year (16), and she celebrated her nod by digging out the ladies'...

Meryl Streep And Harrison Ford Honoured At Britannia Awards

Held on Friday (30Oct15) at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles, California, the ceremony celebrated six stars - Meryl Streep, James Corden, Sam Mendes, Orlando Bloom, Amy Schumer, and Harrison Ford. Hosted...

Carey Mulligan Talks 'Stressful' Motherhood

Carey Mulligan has found motherhood so far ''stressful.''The 30-year-old actress, who is currently promoting her new movie 'Suffragette', gave birth to her baby daughter Evelyn earlier this month but has been struggling to balance her...

Meryl Streep Named As Berlin International Film Festival 2016 Jury President

Meryl Streep has been appointed as the president of the jury at next year’s Berlin International Film Festival, the first time that the Hollywood heavyweight has served on any film jury.The announcement was made on...

Meryl Streep To Preside Over Berlin International Film Festival Jury

The Mamma Mia! star will head up a judging panel of movie industry figures to help pick the winning films in competition at the annual event, which begins on 11 February (16)....

Barbra Streisand To Receive Leadership Award

Barbra Streisand is to receive the Sherry Lansing Leadership Award.The 'Woman In Love' hitmaker is set to be honoured at The Hollywood Reporter's annual Women in Entertainment Breakfast, which will take place on December 9...

Carey Mulligan Names Baby Daughter Evelyn

Carey Mulligan has named her baby daughter Evelyn. The 30-year-old actress and her husband Marcus Mumford, 28, who got married in 2012, have chosen a sweet angelic moniker for their three-week-old baby girl.But it didn't...

Carey Mulligan Confirms She's Welcomed Baby Daughter

Carey Mulligan has confirmed she's given birth to a girl. The 30-year-old actress - whose pregnancy was announced in April - has revealed she and her husband Marcus Mumford welcomed a little daughter into the...

Meryl Streep Rules Out Politics Move

The Oscar-winning Hollywood veteran stars as feminist icon Emmeline Pankhurst in new movie Suffragette, which charts the early battles in the campaign for women's rights. Her co-stars Carey Mulligan and Helena Bonham...

Meryl Streep Fluffed Suffragette Scene

The revered Hollywood veteran, who has won three Academy Awards and received a further 16 nominations, takes on the role of famed women's rights campaigner Emmeline Pankhurst in the film. Her character...

Meryl Streep On The Gender Wage Gap

Meryl Streep thinks male actors are paid more because men decide what's shown in the cinema. The 'Suffragette' actress thinks it's important men and women become equal, but she explained the reason there is...

Helena Bonham Carter Praises Protesters

Helena Bonham Carter and Carey Mulligan have praised protesters for disrupting the UK premiere of their new film, 'Suffragette'.The 49-year-old actress and her co-star, 30, were temporarily blocked from the red carpet outside the Odeon...

'Suffragette' Premiere Disrupted By Feminist Protestors

Dozens of feminist protestors have staged a demonstration at the red carpet reception for the movie Suffragette, which held its premiere at Leicester Square in London on Wednesday afternoon.Activists from the feminist group Sisters Uncut,...

Protesters Lie Down On The Red Carpet At Meryl Streep Premiere

The 12 activists, wearing matching black T-shirts and leggings, were voicing their anger over a new U.K government decision to cut funding for domestic violence services. It is not clear whether Streep,...

Editors Defend Meryl Streep's Controversial T-shirt

The Hollywood actress appeared on the front of Time Out London in a top emblazoned with the slogan "I'd rather be a rebel than a slave" to promote her new movie Suffragette....

Meryl Streep Criticised By Activists Over 'Slave' T-shirt

Photographs of the actress and her castmates in tops emblazoned with the legend "I'd rather be a rebel than a slave" appeared in British magazine Time Out London last week (ends04Oct15). The...

U.s. Federal Officials Launch Investigation Into Hollywood Studios

The entertainment industry has come under close scrutiny in recent months, as civil rights activists along with many Hollywood stars, including Patricia Arquette and Meryl Streep, have come out fighting for equal pay...

Meryl Streep's 'Suffragette' T-shirts Provoke Angry Online Backlash

A publicity photo featuring Meryl Streep and her Suffragette co-stars in T-shirts bearing a feminist slogan has sparked a social media backlash.Streep, Anne-Marie Duff, Romola Garai and Carey Mulligan were photographed for the front cover...

Playwright Brian Friel Dies

Friel passed away Friday (02Oct15) after a long illness. Further details about his death were not released as WENN went to press. He is best known for his 1990 play Dancing...

Meryl Streep Regrets Lack Of Time Spent With Friends

Meryl Streep regrets not spending more time with her friends during her illustrious film career. The 66-year-old actress is one of the busiest women in the industry and as a result her relationships with her...

Meryl Streep's Exciting Role

Meryl Streep can't believe she got to play a rock'n' roll musician in her sixties.The 66-year-old Oscar winning actress plays the titular character in 'Ricki and the Flash', a woman who walked out on her...

Meryl Streep 'Lucky' To Have A Happy Marriage

Meryl Streep feels very lucky to have a successful marriage.The 66-year-old actress has been married to sculptor Don Gummer for over 30 years and admits she doesn't know the secret to a happy relationship but...

Michael Moore Backs Meryl Streep For Us Presidency

Michael Moore thinks Meryl Streep should try to become the US President.The 61-year-old filmmaker - who's best known for his movies 'Fahrenheit 9/11' and 'Bowling for Columbine' - has suggested the Oscar-winning actress should follow...

Meryl Streep Accuses Politicians Of Ignoring Her Gender Equality Letter

Back in June (15), the actress sent a note to all 535 politicians along with a copy of an equal rights book, calling for the country's laws to be amended to make sure women can...

Meryl Streep Has No Rock Career Plans

The Oscar winner took lessons, practised for months, and even received some tutoring from rock legend Neil Young to join musician/actor Rick Springfield as part of a band in the comedy. However,...

Over the course of her career, Meryl Streep has won three Academy Awards, two for Best Actress and one for Best Supporting Actress. She has been nominated for an additional three Best Supporting Actress awards, and a tremendous thirteen additional Best Actress nominations. Her wins come from 1979's 'Kramer Vs Kramer', 1982's 'Sophie's Choice', and 2011's 'The Iron Lady'. She is often in the news whenever awards seasons are taking place, as a nomination is likely, and win is probable.

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