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  1. Meryl Streep gets her groove on for 'Into the Woods'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | JAM! Showbiz

    ... spoke German - with a Polish accent - in the movie. Her other two Oscars were for Kramer vs. Kramer (1980) and The Iron Lady (2011), for which she also did complicated accent work. With about 70 movies on her resume, Streep has won more than 150 ...

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  2. Meryl Streep: The Fresh Air InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | National Public Radio

    Meryl Streep won a Golden Globe for her performance as Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady . She talks about preparing for that role and how her perceptions of herself have changed over the years.

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  3. Previews / What's hot on the holiday screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Canberra City News

    ... Pankhurst and Helena Bonham Carter plays an upper-class woman. Writer Abi Morgan's track record ("Shame", "The Iron Lady") doesn't shy away from contentious themes. SUCH was the audience response during the recent British Film Festival to Mike ...

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  4. Oscar Watch: Could Jake Gyllenhaal get Angelina Jolie a margarita?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Los Angeles Times

    ... from the HFPA equation would be like the Los Angeles Film Critics Assn. lauding Meryl Streep for her work in "The Iron Lady." Stay on course, HFPA, but throw us cynics a bone once in awhile too. I'd be remiss not to put in my weekly reminder that ...

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  5. Harry Lloyd: Stephen Hawking deserved good storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Halstead Gazette

    The Iron Lady actor plays Brian, a fictional character, in the Eddie Redmayne-fronted biopic about Hawking's early career and romance with his first wife Jane, at the time when he was diagnosed with motor neurone disease. Harry said: "The great thing was, I'm kind of the only person in the film who didn't actually exist in real life.

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  6. All Hail Meryl Streep and Her 29th Golden Globe NominationRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | WVII

    ... Woman , Sophie's Choice, Adaptation , Angels in America , The Devil Wears Prada , Julia & Julia , and The Iron Lady . "I have no words," she said in a statement to ET. "I am so incredibly honored and grateful for this and feel insanely lucky to have ...

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  7. All Hail Meryl Streep and Her 29th Golden Globe NominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | ETonline

    ... Woman , Sophie's Choice, Adaptation , Angels in America , The Devil Wears Prada , Julia & Julia , and The Iron Lady . "I have no words," she said in a statement to ET. "I am so incredibly honored and grateful for this and feel insanely lucky to have ...

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  8. Young performers are rising starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Redditch Advertiser

    ... of Play. Starring a female lead line up of Joanna Scanlan (The Thick of It, Getting On), Alexandra Roach (The Iron Lady, Utopia) and Elaine Cassidy (The Paradise, Harper's Island) accompanied by a mix of tough but big-hearted bobbies, Colin Salmon ...

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  9. Meryl Streep is down-to-earth Jersey girl at heart, says co-star BlanchardRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Newkerala.com

    Tammy Blanchard has recently admitted that her 'Into the Woods' co-star Meryl Streep is a "down-to-earth" Jersey girl at heart. The 'Iron Lady' star, who was raised in Bernardsville, told Blanchard earlier when shooting for the movie, that they had a real connection because they belonged to the same state the New York Post reported.

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  10. Is Beijing breaching the Joint Declaration?Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Japan Times

    ... Margaret Thatcher in Hong Kong in 1982, after her meeting with paramount leader Deng Xiaoping in Beijing. The Iron Lady said: "If a country will not stand by one treaty, it would not stand by another treaty." Speaking about the U.K., she said, "We ...

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  11. Jim Broadbent Proves Genius Casting For 'Get Santa'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | ContactMusic.com

    ... A fearless actor, Broadbent is an Oscar-winner who has starred in films as varied as 'Iris', 'Moulin Rouge', 'The Iron Lady', 'Brazil', 'Gangs of New York', 'The Crying Game', 'Cloud Atlas', 'Bullets Over Broadway' and 'Topsy Turvy', plus the 'Harry ...

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  12. 10 brilliant, average and terrible biopic casting decisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Radio Times

    ... a blindfold when they chose her? Lookalike success: 10/10. Streep bears an uncanny resemblance to Thatcher in The Iron Lady, right from the perfectly curled hair right down to the stern, wide-eyed expression Lookalike success: 6/10, purely for the ...

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  13. 'She has the best oven!' Meryl Streep reveals Gwyneth Paltrow saved ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Daily Mail

    ... Paltrow. She has the best oven I've ever seen in my life,' Meryl proclaimed with her hands to her head. The Iron Lady star said that 42-year-old Gwyneth wasn't home but opened up her kitchen anyway and their doorman allowed her access. 'I went over ...

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  14. Change ThingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | POZ

    ... were my friends and mentors. All six would have agreed with Meryl Streep's Margaret Thatcher when she says in The Iron Lady , [I]f something's wrong, they shouldn't just whine about it. They should get in there and do something about it. Change ...

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  15. Cush Jumbo's Josephine and I Added to Public Theater's Spring 2015 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... ragtime rhythms, this theatrical event directed by Tony nominee Phyllida Lloyd (Julius Caesar, Mary Stuart , The Iron Lady, Mama Mia!) interweaves a modern day story of an ambitious young woman with the fascinating life of the peerless, fearless, ...

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  16. What will be your legacy, PM Simpson Miller?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Jamaica Observer

    ... minister, Margaret Thatcher -- who so happens to have served the longest in the open era -- was not call 'The Iron Lady' because she was hated, but rather for her tough political and personal decisions. Don't worry, though, there is still time for ...

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  17. Barack Obama professes love for Meryl StreepRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | ABS-CBN News

    ... lion, mastered ever accent under the sun. Streep won an Oscar in 2012 for her role as Margaret Thatcher in "The Iron Lady." She took home her first golden statue in 1980 for "Kramer vs. Kramer" and another in 1983 for "Sophie's Choice." "I was 10 ...

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  18. Barack Obama declares undying love ... for Meryl StreepRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... lion, mastered ever accent under the sun. Streep won an Oscar in 2012 for her role as Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady . She took home her first golden statue in 1980 for Kramer vs Kramer and another in 1983 for Sophie's Choice. "I was 10 years ...

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  19. The 40 women who 'changed the world'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Marie Curie, the pioneering scientist, and former prime minister Margaret Thatcher are among those topping a newly compiled list of 40 women who "changed the world".

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  20. Jane Turner returns to stage in RupertRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | The Age

    ... be an actor." Turner says she was in Britain - discovering punk, Malcolm McLaren and Vivienne Westwood - when the Iron Lady was at the height of her power. "I was in England in 1984 when the miners' strike was on and I remember going to lots of ...

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