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'Iron Lady' Star Meryl Streep Praises Margaret Thatcher

Upon hearing news of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher’s death, ViralRead reached out to actress Meryl Streep for comment. Streep won an Oscar for her portrayal of Thatcher in the 2011 movie, “The Iron Lady.” Meryl Streep’s official statement in full: Margaret Thatcher was a pioneer, willingly or unwillingly, for the role of women in politics . It is hard to imagine a part of our current history that […]

Familiar Faces Among Oscar Nominees

The Academy Awards is THE place to celebrate Hollywood royalty.  Rarely does a true upset exist at “The Oscars”. This year, however, there seems to be even fewer new faces than usual. Only 5 of the 20 performance nominees have never been nominated before this year, while Helen Hunt, Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Alan Arkin, Christoph Waltz, and Tommy Lee Jones are all hoping to walk away this Sunday night with […]