Frances McDormand vs Meryl Streep

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ActressActress
Net worth 2018
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Chicago, Illinois, United States
Residence
United States
Country
Salisbury, CT
23/01/1957
BirthDay
22/06/1949
1.65 m
Height
Children
4
Education
Master of Arts, Yale University
NET WORTH STATISTIC
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2018

She will also give her voice in ‘Isle of Dogs’ which is scheduled to release in 2018

2017

She currently has one film under production for 2017 viz

2015

She was a voice artist in ‘The Good Dinosaur’ in 2015 and acted in a mini-series ‘Olive Kitteridge ‘ in 2015 and film ‘Hail, Caesar!’ in 2016

2012

She starred in ‘Promise Land’ in 2012 and produced ‘Every Secret Thing’ in 2014

2011

She performed in a play ‘Good People’ in 2011 and received a Tony Award for the same

2006

She had a role in a dark comedy ‘Friends with Money’ in 2006 and appeared in two films in 2008 viz

2005

She received her fourth nomination in Academy Awards for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in ‘North Country’ in 2005

2001

Frances appeared in ‘The Man Who Wasn't There’ (2001), ‘Laurel Canyon’ (2002), ‘City by the Sea’ (2002) and ‘Something's Gotta Give’ (2003)

2000

She received various nominations for her supporting act as Elaine Miller in ‘Almost Famous’ in 2000

1996

She is best known for her role in the film ‘Fargo’ (1996) for which she received an Academy Award for Best Actress

1995

She appeared in ‘Palookaville’ and a television movie ‘The Good ‘Old Boys’ in 1995 and won an Academy Award for her performance in the movie ‘Fargo’ in 1996

1994

The couple adopted their son, Pedro McDormand Coen, from Paraguay in 1994

1993

Frances played the lead role opposite Tim Robbins in ‘Short Cuts’ in 1993

1991

She played a stage actress in ‘Barton Fink’ in 1991 and also starred in ‘The Butcher's Wife’ (1991) and ‘Passed Away’ (1992)

1988

Frances appeared in ‘Mississippi Burning’ (1988), ‘Chattahoochee’ (1989), ‘Hidden Agenda’ (1990), ‘Miller's Crossing’ and ‘Darkman’ (1990)

1987

She played the role of Willie Pipal in seven episodes of ‘Leg Work’ in 1987

1985

She then appeared as a Nun in ‘Crimewave’ and also made television appearances in one episode of ‘Hunter’ and six episodes of ‘Hill Street Blues’ in 1985

1984

She made her debut in films with ‘Blood Simple’ in 1984

1975

She graduated from Monessen High School in 1975 and earned a Bachelor of Arts from Bethany College in West Virginia in 1979

1957

Frances McDormand was born on June 23, 1957, in Chicago, Illinois and was adopted by a Canadian couple, Vernon W

2048

Set in 2048, the social science fiction film recounts the story of a post-apocalyptic community without war, pain, suffering, differences or choice, where a young boy is chosen to learn the real world

2018

In 2018, she collaborated with 300 women in Hollywood to set up the Time's Up initiative to protect women from harassment and discrimination

2017

She was pictured alongside Ukrainian lawmaker Mustafa Nayyem with a “Free Sentsov” sign in a photograph taken during the PEN America Annual Literary Gala on April 25, at which Sentsov was honoured with a 2017 PEN/Barbey Freedom to Write award

2016

She gave a speech at the 2016 Democratic National Convention in support of presidential nominee Hillary Clinton

2015

Streep, when asked in a 2015 interview by Time Out magazine if she was a feminist, answered, "I am a humanist; I am for nice easy balance

2014

In 2014, Streep established two scholarships for students at the University of Massachusetts Lowell - the Meryl Streep Endowed Scholarship for English majors, and the Joan Hertzberg Endowed Scholarship (named for Streep's former classmate at Vassar College) for math majors

2013

At the National Board of Review Awards in 2013, Streep labeled Walt Disney as "anti-semitic" and a "gender bigot"

2012

On October 4, 2012, Streep donated $1 million to The Public Theater in honor of both its late founder, Joseph Papp, and her friend, the author Nora Ephron

2011

Streep re-teamed with Mamma Mia director Phyllida Lloyd on The Iron Lady (2011), a British biographical film about Margaret Thatcher, which takes a look at the Prime Minister during the Falklands War and her years in retirement

2010

President Barack Obama awarded her the 2010 National Medal of Arts, and in 2014, the Presidential Medal of Freedom

2009

When asked if religion plays a part in her life in 2009, Streep replied: "I follow no doctrine

2008

" In an interview in December 2008, she also alluded to her lack of religious belief when she said: "So, I've always been really, deeply interested, because I think I can understand the solace that's available in the whole construct of religion

2007

She had a role in Robert Redford's Lions for Lambs (also 2007), a film about the connection between a platoon of United States soldiers in Afghanistan, a U

2006

Commercially, Streep fared better with a role in The Devil Wears Prada (also 2006), a loose screen adaptation of Lauren Weisberger's 2003 novel of the same name

2005

Streep was next cast in the comedy film Prime (2005), directed by Ben Younger

2004

"In 2004, Streep was awarded the AFI Life Achievement Award by the board of directors of the American Film Institute

2003

Streep had a cameo as herself in the Farrelly brothers comedy Stuck on You (2003), and re-united with Mike Nichols to star with Al Pacino and Emma Thompson in the HBO adaptation of Tony Kushner's six-hour play Angels in America (2003), the story of two couples whose relationships dissolve amidst the backdrop of Reagan era politics

2002

Streep appeared alongside Nicole Kidman and Julianne Moore in Stephen Daldry's The Hours (2002), based on the 1999 novel by Michael Cunningham

2001

In 2001, Streep returned to the stage for the first time in more than twenty years, playing Arkadina in The Public Theater's revival of Anton Chekhov's The Seagull, directed by Mike Nichols and co-starring Kevin Kline, Natalie Portman, and Philip Seymour Hoffman

2000

"Streep entered the 2000s with a voice cameo in Steven Spielberg's A

1999

Streep portrayed Roberta Guaspari, a real-life New Yorker who found passion and enlightenment teaching violin to the inner-city kids of East Harlem, in the music drama Music of the Heart (1999)

1998

As an Irishwoman, Streep acted opposite Michael Gambon and Catherine McCormack in Pat O'Connor's Dancing at Lughnasa (1998), which was entered into the Venice Film Festival in its year of release

1996

Streep played the estranged sister of Bessie (Diane Keaton), a woman battling leukemia, in Marvin's Room (1996), an adaptation of the play by Scott McPherson

1995

Streep's most successful film of the decade was the romance The Bridges of Madison County (1995) directed by Clint Eastwood, who adapted the film from Robert James Waller's novel of the same name

1993

Streep appeared with Jeremy Irons, Glenn Close and Winona Ryder in The House of the Spirits (1993), set during the military dictatorship of Chile

1991

Inspired by the events of the 1991 University of Iowa shooting, and initially scheduled for a 2007 release, producers and investors decided to shelve Dark Matter out of respect for the victims of the Virginia Tech massacre in April 2007

1990

8-million private estate in Connecticut, with an extensive art studio to facilitate Streep's husband's work, and lived there until they bought a $3-million mansion in Brentwood, Los Angeles, in 1990

1989

She found the role in She-Devil (1989), a satire that parodied Hollywood's obsession with beauty and cosmetic surgery, in which she played a glamorous writer

1988

In Evil Angels (1988), she played Lindy Chamberlain, an Australian woman who had been convicted of the murder of her infant daughter despite claiming that the baby had been taken by a dingo

1987

She said in 1987, "I have a smattering of things I've learned from different teachers, but nothing I can put into a valise and open it up and say, 'Now, which one would you like?' Nothing I can count on, and that makes it more dangerous

1986

Her next films did not appeal to a wide audience; she co-starred with Jack Nicholson in the dramas Heartburn (1986) and Ironweed (1987), in which she sang onscreen for the first time since the television movie Secret Service (1977)

1985

Streep is well known for her ability to imitate a wide range of accents - from Danish in Out of Africa (1985) to British received pronunciation in The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981), Plenty (1985), and The Iron Lady (2011); Italian in The Bridges of Madison County (1995); a southern American accent in The Seduction of Joe Tynan (1979); a Minnesota accent in A Prairie Home Companion (2006); Irish-American in Ironweed (1987); and a heavy Bronx accent in Doubt (2008)

1984

While the film had a mixed reception, Streep's performance gained rave reviews, earning her Best Actress awards at the Golden Globes and the BAFTAs, as well as her third win at the 84th Academy Awards

1983

The year 1983 saw Streep play her first non-fictional character, the nuclear whistleblower and labor union activist Karen Silkwood who died in a suspicious car accident while investigating alleged wrongdoing at the Kerr-McGee plutonium plant, in Mike Nichols's biographical film Silkwood

1982

For her role in the film Sophie's Choice (1982), Streep spoke both English and German with a Polish accent, as well as Polish itself

1981

Streep commented that she had limited her options by her preference to work in Los Angeles, close to her family, a situation that she had anticipated in a 1981 interview when she commented, "By the time an actress hits her mid-forties, no one's interested in her anymore

1980

By 1980, Streep had progressed to leading roles in films

1979

They have four children: musician Henry (born 1979), actresses Mamie (born 1983) and Grace (born 1986), and model Louisa (born 1991)

1978

Streep lived with actor John Cazale for three years until his death from lung cancer in March 1978

1977

Streep's first feature film role came opposite Jane Fonda in the 1977 film Julia, in which she had a small role during a flashback sequence

1976

" She continued to work on Broadway, appearing in the 1976 double bill of Tennessee Williams' 27 Wagons Full of Cotton and Arthur Miller's A Memory of Two Mondays

1975

Streep moved to New York City in 1975, and was cast by Joseph Papp in a production of Trelawny of the Wells at the Public Theater, opposite Mandy Patinkin and John Lithgow

1971

's first female newspaper publisher, Kay Graham, to Tom Hanks' Ben Bradlee, in Steven Spielberg's drama The Post, which centers on The Washington Post's publication of the 1971 Pentagon Papers

1970

Streep also enrolled as a visiting student at Dartmouth College in the fall of 1970, and received an Honorary Doctor of Arts degree from the college in 1981

1969

Although in high school, Streep appeared in numerous school plays, she was uninterested in serious theater until acting in the play Miss Julie at Vassar College in 1969, in which she gained attention across the campus

1964

A drama revolving around the stern principal nun (Streep) of a Bronx Catholic school in 1964 who brings accusations of pedophilia against a popular priest (Hoffman), the film became a moderate box office success, and was hailed by many critics as one of the best films of 2008

1963

In 1963, the family moved to Bernardsville, New Jersey, where she attended Bernards High School

1962

Both Loren and Anna Magnani were an influence in her portrayal, and Streep viewed Pier Paolo Pasolini's Mamma Roma (1962) prior to filming

1950

Switching between the present and the past, it tells the story of a bedridden woman, who remembers her tumultuous life in the mid-1950s

1949

Mary Louise Streep was born on June 22, 1949, in Summit, New Jersey

1935

At the 35th People's Choice Awards, her version of "Mamma Mia" won an award for "Favorite Song From A Soundtrack"

1931

Streep received her 31st Golden Globe nomination at the 75th Golden Globe Awards, for Best Actress

1850

Set in the 1850s midwest, the film stars Hilary Swank and Tommy Lee Jones as an unusual pair who help three women driven to madness by the frontier to get back East

1000

He also noted that Streep's acting ability had a profound impact on her co-stars, and that "one could improve by 1000% purely by watching her"