When you talk about an iconic actress that has lived through the times, you would be talking about Mary Louise ‘Meryl’ Streep. From the days of 1978’s ‘The Deer Hunter’ to 2016’s ‘The Post,’ Meryl Streep has kept her relevance. The stunning 69-year-old actress has won 8 Golden Globe awards and 30 nominations for her roles in movies such as ‘Out of Africa,’ ‘Mamma Mia,’ ‘The Devil Wears Prada,’ ‘Julie and Julia,’ ‘The French Lieutenant’s Woman,’ among many others, and that’s just the Golden Globes, from a host of other award nominations. With fans ranging from all age groups, her incredible career is such an inspiration even to those in the industry. So, here’s a lookbook of throwback photos of the legend.

Almost Famous Meryl

Life and Times Of Young Meryl Streep In Pictures

Life and Times Of Young Meryl Streep In Pictures

With her brunette hair being disheveled a little by the wind, she looks like she is ready for the fame that is about to hit her. She wasn’t ready alone, the industry was ready for her too as she was cast shortly after graduating Drama School. With this picture taken in 1978 at the Theater District, New York City, she sure was ready for the Oscar that she won a year later.

Oh so innocent Streep

Life and Times Of Young Meryl Streep In Pictures

Life and Times Of Young Meryl Streep In Pictures

Looking like someone from the galaxies, Meryl is bare-faced and still beautiful with her blue-green eyes piercing the lens. She’s also sweet at heart as a throwback situation where Mariah Carey accidentally took her seat at an award show. She realized later in a tweet and added that Meryl can have her seat any time.

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