Over the past four decades, only a handful of prestigious film awards have gone without Meryl Streep . The outstanding American actress will not be overlooked in the new season of the distribution of valuable prizes. As reported by Deadline , The Hollywood Foreign Press Association has decided it is time to finally celebrate Strip 's services to the cinema: at the upcoming awards ceremony “ Golden Globes " Meryl will receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award.|
Strip holds the record for the " Golden Globes " in both the number of nominations and the number of victories in the categories for film actors. She got her first chance to win the Hollywood Foreign Press Association's award in 1978 for her role in the war drama The Deer Hunter, but lost the fight for Best Supporting Actress Diane Cannon.
The first victory of Meryl had to wait only a year: at the next Golden Globe award ceremony, the coveted trophy was brought to her by her participation in the creation of the film "Kramer vs. Kramer". In 1981, the young actress won her second award for her role in the film The French Lieutenant's Woman, and a year later, Sophie's Choice helped her outrun her competitors.
The next victory of Streep had to wait for a long twenty years, during which she managed to get 13 nominations for the " Golden Globe ". The film "Adaptation" helped her to interrupt the black line in 2002, and the next year Meryl again appeared on the stage of the banquet hall of the Beverly Hilton Hotel for a statuette for her role in the mini-series "Angels in America" ( Angels in America ). In the 21st century, the actress has also received Foreign Press Association awards for the films The Devil Wears Prada, Julie and Julia: Making Happiness by Recipe and The Iron Lady. In total, she has an incredible 29 nominations for one of the most significant awards in the world of film and television.
“The brilliant achievements of Meryl in a wide variety of genres of cinema have allowed her to become a role model for several generations of viewers, - said the president of the Association Lorenzo Soria. -She not only created a huge number of amazingly believable images, but also helped pave the way into the world of film, theater and television for many other women. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association will be honored to present the Cecil B. DeMille Award to an actress who has excelled in gender and age bias. "
Cecile B. DeMille himself was the first to win the trophy for his special contribution to the film industry in 1952, and last year Denzel Washington received the prestigious award.
The Commemorative Prize will be presented to Meryl Streep at the 74th Golden Globes Awards, which will take place on January 8, 2017 .
The Topic of Article: Meryl Streep will receive the Film Contribution Award.