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

    Tuesday | 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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  2. Barack Obama declares undying love ... for Meryl StreepRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | 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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  3. The 40 women who 'changed the world'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | 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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  4. 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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  5. Julianne Moore says her role model is Meryl StreepRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | UPI

    ... four children. The actress is known for such films as Kramer vs. Kramer (1978), Sophie's Choice (1982) and The Iron Lady (2011), and has received 18 Academy Award nominations, more than any other actor in history. Moore herself has received four ...

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  6. Jim Broadbent is a frantic Father Christmas in exclusive Get Santa clipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Radio Times

    Jim Broadbent has starred as Harry Potter's Horace Slughorn, The Iron Lady's Denis Thatcher and Bridget Jones' loveable dad. He's played princes, vikings, earls and dukes, cleaners, police inspectors and a teeny, tiny Borrower.

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  7. Has Hollywood Taken A Step Back When It Comes to Women in Hollywood?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Daily Actor

    ... of these posts are of an era gone by since women are winning Oscars for important roles like Meryl Streep in The Iron Lady to Kate Winslet in The Reader . Day explained, "Sure, there was a time [when] we were limited to looking pretty and smiling at ...

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  8. From Crazy Eyes and Pennsatucky to BoJack Horseman: What your...Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Zap2it.com

    ... night selections. Claire is clearly fascinated by women of power, from Meryl Streep as Margaret Thatcher in "The Iron Lady" and Kerry Washington's Olivia Pope in "Scandal." It looks like Frank may need to be careful though if "Lady Vengeance" and ...

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  9. Joy and Triumph: Reclaiming the Image of Black Women in CinemaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... to a social activist like Sally Field 's "Norma Rae" or a political powerhouse like Meryl Streep 's " The Iron Lady ." To let Hollywood tell it, Black women are only validated through pain and struggle, but almost never through happiness or success. ...

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  10. 8 Other Meryl Streep Films To Stream This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Refinery 29

    ... under the covers and treating yourself to a Meryl marathon? Sure, everyone worships The Devil Wears Prada, The Iron Lady, Out of Africa , and The Hours , but what about her early stuff? What about the lesser-known work that didn't get Oscar ...

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  11. Meryl Streep, Ethel Kennedy and the 'queen of carbon' among women to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Business Journal

    ... (18) of any actor in history and has three Oscars to her name ("Kramer v. Kramer," "Sophie's Choice," "The Iron Lady"). She's also the spokeswoman for the National Women's History Museum. "You're not wandering over to Meryl telling her how to act. ...

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  12. Stephen Sondheim, Meryl Streep & More Will Receive 2014 Presidential Medal of FreedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Broadway

    ... for most Oscar nominations of any actor in history. She has won for Kramer vs. Kramer , Sophie's Choice and The Iron Lady . She made her Broadway debut in 1975 in Trelawny of the "Wells" and was nominated for a Tony the following year for A Memory ...

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  13. N.J.'s Meryl Streep to receive Presidential Medal of HonorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | The Jersey Journal

    Here's one honor Meryl Streep has never been accused of hogging: President Obama is awarding the multiple Oscar-winning actress, a Summit native, with the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Obama today named the 19 recipients of the nation's highest civilian honor and will present the awards at the White House on Nov. 24. Streep, who graduated from Bernards High School, holds the record for the most Oscar nominations in history, 18, and has won three times, most recently in 2012 for "The Iron Lady."

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  14. WorldViews: Listen: When Reagan apologized to Thatcher for a U.S. invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | The Washington Post

    ... Thatcher, had not been in favor of the U.S. invasion, which was planned and executed in tremendous secrecy. The Iron Lady was angry that her concerns were not heeded by the White House. According to her memoirs , Thatcher, who died in 2013, sent ...

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  15. Sexiest Woman in Wales 2014: It's time to cast your voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | IcNetwork

    ... and is now filming TV comedy No Offence. And don't forget before that she played a young Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady. Talented or what? The newly-married mezza soprano, whose Home Sweet Home album will be released this month, is expert at ...

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  16. MoreRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 6 | Art Daily

    ... include Cuban Fury opposite Nick Frost; Carol Thatcher in Phyllida Lloyd's Oscar and BAFTA-winning film The Iron Lady; and Tyrannosaur directed by Paddy Considine, for which she won a World Cinema Special Jury Prize for breakout performance at ...

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  17. 'Striking' Photo of British Actress Olivia Colman to Be...Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 6 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... include Cuban Fury opposite Nick Frost; Carol Thatcher in Phyllida Lloyd's Oscar and BAFTA-winning film The Iron Lady ; and Tyrannosaur directed by Paddy Considine, for which she won a World Cinema Special Jury Prize for breakout performance at ...

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  18. Political U-turns not so bad... provided they workRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Independent.ie

    ... in October 1980 when a certain Margaret Thatcher said: "You turn if you want to, the lady's not for turning." The Iron Lady's fiercely combative political style could make less decisive male politicians appear particularly wimpish. Maggie's sparring ...

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  19. Artes Mundi 6: Karen Mirza and Brad Butler confront power and privilegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | IcNetwork

    ... Chapter's bustling cafA , you might grab a coffee or sit down to lunch with the iconic movie poster for The Iron Lady (2011). Meryl Streep as Margaret Thatcher looms over the crowds, defaced with a Hitler moustache and the handwritten words "I ...

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  20. Meryl Streep is virtually unrecognisable as she transforms into a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Daily Mail

    ... you hear, the band has to play and Meryl has to play. You might hear some Lady Gaga in there.' While The Iron Lady star is arguably the best actress in Hollywood, this new role will test her singing abilities which she previously demonstrated in ...

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