Her third Academy Award, her box office pull and her norm-defying career has catapulted Meryl Streep to the Forbes’ Celebrity 100. It is a list of the most influential TV personalities, movie stars, models, writers, musicians and comedians who was selected according to their gross earnings and media buzz.
Meryl is ranked 83rd. Other personalities in the list are Steven Spielberg, Brad Pitt, Sandra Bullock and Oprah Winfrey.
Here’s the full Forbes write-up for Meryl:
The most nominated actress of all time, Streep, won her third Academy Award this year for “The Iron Lady” – a biopic about former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. At the age of 62, Streep has an enviable career. She works consistently and balances smaller, award-worthy films with more mainstream fare like Hope Springs.
Meryl is the only winner from this year’s Academy Awards to be included in the list.
Check out the full list here.