List of awards and nominations received by Meryl Streep
This is a list of awards and nominations for Meryl Streep, whose acting career in motion pictures, television, and on stage spans over 30 years. As of 2009, Streep holds the record for the most acting Academy Award nominations received by any actor with 16; she has won twice (Best Supporting Actress for Kramer vs. Kramer in 1979 and Best Actress for Sophie's Choice in 1982). She also holds the record for the most Golden Globe Award nominations with 25, and the record for the most Golden Globe wins with seven. She is the most critically acclaimed actress of the modern era.