Some call Meryl Streep an Oscar machine. Okay, so no one calls her that. But it certainly seems that way as the actress seems to be in the Oscar race year in and year out. But while you all know all about her memorable roles in films like Sophie’s Choice, Out of Africa, The Devil Wears Prada, The Iron Lady, and more, you may not know about Meryl’s family. And you may also not know that even though she has the acting world in the palm of her hand, Meryl has had time to raise four children.
In fact, the 69-year-old most recently learned that her second oldest child, 35-year-old Mamie Gummer, is pregnant, which will make Meryl a grandmother for the first time. Mamie, who looks just like her mother, is currently engaged to producer Mehar Sethi. But let’s put a pause on that because it’s only right you learn about Meryl’s husband and kids by continuing to scroll.
Scroll down to learn all about the Streep family, including the fact that all members of the Streep family have 21 Oscar nominations… combined!