Won
Cecille B. DeMille Award
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Florence Foster Jenkins

In the 1940s, New York socialite Florence Foster Jenkins (Meryl Streep) dreams of becoming a great opera singer. Unfortunately, her ambition...

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2016)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2016)
Nominated
Leading Actress
August: Osage County Movie Poster

August: Osage County

The death and funeral of their father brings three sisters to the home of their mother, Violet (Meryl Streep), an acid-tongued, pill-popping...

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Hope Springs Movie Poster

Hope Springs

Long-married couple Kay (Meryl Streep) and Arnold (Tommy Lee Jones) love each other, but after so many years together, Kay feels the need to...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
The Iron Lady Movie Poster

The Iron Lady

In her twilight years, former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher (Meryl Streep) reflects on her life and career as she finally prepares...

Won
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2011)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Won
Actress in a Leading Role
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2011)
Won
Leading Actress
Julie & Julia Movie Poster

Julie & Julia

Frustrated with a soul-killing job, New Yorker Julie Powell (Amy Adams) embarks on a daring project: she vows to prepare all 524 recipes in Julia...

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Won
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2009)
Nominated
Leading Actress
Doubt Movie Poster

Doubt

In 1964 the winds of change are sweeping through Sister Aloysius' (Meryl Streep) St. Nicholas school. Father Flynn (Philip Seymour Hoffman),...

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2008)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2008)
Nominated
Leading Actress
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2008)
Won
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
The Manchurian Candidate Movie Poster

The Manchurian Candidate

Years after his squad was ambushed during the Gulf War, Major Ben Marco (Denzel Washington) finds himself having terrible nightmares. He begins...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Angels in America Movie Poster

Angels in America

Based on Tony Kushner's lauded play, this sweeping production, which mixes real-life and fictional characters, is set against the backdrop of...

Won
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
The Manchurian Candidate Movie Poster

The Manchurian Candidate

Years after his squad was ambushed during the Gulf War, Major Ben Marco (Denzel Washington) finds himself having terrible nightmares. He begins...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2004)
Nominated
Actress in a Supporting Role
Angels in America Movie Poster

Angels in America

Based on Tony Kushner's lauded play, this sweeping production, which mixes real-life and fictional characters, is set against the backdrop of...

Won
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2003)
Won
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Adaptation Movie Poster

Adaptation

Nicolas Cage is Charlie Kaufman, a confused L.A. screenwriter overwhelmed by feelings of inadequacy, sexual frustration, self-loathing, and by...

Won
Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated
Actress in a Supporting Role
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2002)
Won
Actress in a Supporting Role
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2002)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Music of the Heart Movie Poster

Music of the Heart

After being abandoned by her husband, depressed music teacher Roberta (Meryl Streep) lands a job teaching violin to underprivileged children...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (1999)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
One True Thing Movie Poster

One True Thing

Kate (Meryl Streep), the undervalued matriarch of the Gulden family, is diagnosed with cancer. Daughter and journalist Ellen (Renée Zellweger)...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Screen Actors Guild Awards (1998)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
...First Do No Harm Movie Poster

...First Do No Harm

When debilitating conventional treatments fail, a woman (Meryl Streep) tries a controversial diet for her epileptic son (Seth Adkins).

Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Marvin's Room Movie Poster

Marvin's Room

Bessie (Diane Keaton) and Lee (Meryl Streep) are sisters who have remained apart for nearly 20 years due to radically different personalities...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
The River Wild Movie Poster

The River Wild

Fast-paced thriller in which a young family on a white-water rafting adventure in Montana are taken hostage by a pair of dangerous fugitives....

Screen Actors Guild Awards (1994)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Postcards From the Edge Movie Poster

Postcards From the Edge

Hollywood actress Suzanne Vale is on a slippery slope as a recovering addict. On exit from rehab, it is recommended she stay with her mother,...

Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
She-Devil Movie Poster

She-Devil

Housewife and mother Ruth Patchett (Roseanne Barr), an overweight and unkempt woman, can seem to do nothing to make her husband, Bob (Ed Begley...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
A Cry in the Dark Movie Poster

A Cry in the Dark

While on vacation in the Australian outback, Seventh Day Adventist priest Michael Chamberlain (Sam Neill) and his wife, Lindy (Meryl Streep),...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Ironweed Movie Poster

Ironweed

In Depression-era Albany, N.Y., erstwhile baseball star Francis Phelan (Jack Nicholson) has become an alcoholic vagabond after guilt over accidentally...

Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Silkwood Movie Poster

Silkwood

This drama is based on the true story of Karen Silkwood (Meryl Streep), who works at a nuclear facility, along with her boyfriend, Drew Stephens...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1984)
Nominated
Actress
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
The French Lieutenant's Woman Movie Poster

The French Lieutenant's Woman

In this story-within-a-story, Anna (Meryl Streep) is an actress starring opposite Mike (Jeremy Irons) in a period piece about the forbidden love...

Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Won
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1981)
Nominated
Actress
Kramer vs. Kramer Movie Poster

Kramer vs. Kramer

On the same day Manhattan advertising executive Ted Kramer (Dustin Hoffman) lands the biggest account of his career, he learns that his wife,...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1980)
Nominated
Actress
The Deer Hunter Movie Poster

The Deer Hunter

In 1968, Michael (Robert De Niro), Nick (Christopher Walken) and Steven (John Savage), lifelong friends from a working-class Pennsylvania steel...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1979)
Nominated
Actress
Manhattan Movie Poster

Manhattan

Director Woody Allen's love letter to New York City stars Allen as frustrated television writer Isaac Davis, a twice-divorced malcontent facing...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1979)
Nominated
Supporting Actress
Kramer vs. Kramer Movie Poster

Kramer vs. Kramer

On the same day Manhattan advertising executive Ted Kramer (Dustin Hoffman) lands the biggest account of his career, he learns that his wife,...

Won
Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Won
Actress in a Supporting Role
The Deer Hunter Movie Poster

The Deer Hunter

In 1968, Michael (Robert De Niro), Nick (Christopher Walken) and Steven (John Savage), lifelong friends from a working-class Pennsylvania steel...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated
Actress in a Supporting Role
 Movie Poster

Won
Cecille B. DeMille Award
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2016)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2016)
Nominated
Leading Actress
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Won
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2011)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Won
Actress in a Leading Role
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2011)
Won
Leading Actress
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Won
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2009)
Nominated
Leading Actress
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2008)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2008)
Nominated
Leading Actress
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2008)
Won
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Won
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2004)
Nominated
Actress in a Supporting Role
Won
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2003)
Won
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Won
Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated
Actress in a Supporting Role
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2002)
Won
Actress in a Supporting Role
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2002)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (1999)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Screen Actors Guild Awards (1998)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (1994)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1984)
Nominated
Actress
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Won
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1981)
Nominated
Actress
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1980)
Nominated
Actress
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1979)
Nominated
Actress
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1979)
Nominated
Supporting Actress
Won
Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Won
Actress in a Supporting Role
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated
Actress in a Supporting Role