Meryl Streep Breaks Her Own Record With 20th Oscar Nomination
We dont call her Queen Meryl for nothing.
On Tuesday morning, Meryl Streep was nominated for her 20th (!!!) Academy Award, proving yet again why shes considered one of the greatest actors of all time. Streep, who won the Cecil B. DeMille Award at this years Golden Globe Awards, broke her own record with Tuesdays nomination Actress in a Leading Role for the film Florence Foster Jenkins.
To express her excitement over the nomination, Streep shared the following gif (via a publicist) in a statement obtained by The Los Angeles Times. Its perfect:
Naturally, folks on social media were delighted to see Streeps name in the category. People also couldnt help but call out President Donald Trump, who called the actress overrated after she directed her Golden Globes speech at him.
Also in the category this year are Emma Stone (La La Land), Natalie Portman (Jackie), Ruth Negga (Loving) and Isabelle Huppert (Elle).
To see the full list of Oscar nominees, head here.
This post has been updated to include Streeps reactionary gif.