Meryl Streep is an American actress, born on June 22, 1949, in New Jersey. She is considered one of the greatest actresses of her generation and is known for her versatility and ability to master various accents and dialects. Streep has appeared in films such as “Kramer vs. Kramer” (1979), “Sophie’s Choice” (1982), and “The Devil Wears Prada” (2006). She has won three Academy Awards, nine Golden Globe Awards, and a Primetime Emmy Award. In addition to her acting career, Streep is also a philanthropist and has supported various causes, including women’s rights and environmental conservation. She has been married since 1978 and has four children.