This is Meryl’s third win in 17 nominations!
“When they called my name, I had this feeling I could hear half of America go ‘Oh no, come on. Why her? Again?’ But whatever,” Meryl joked.
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Meryl, who took home the award for her role as Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady, is perpetually nominated but never seems to get the gold. But this year was her year again!
Meryl’s last win was in 1983 for Sophie’s Choice. She also won in 1980 for Kramer Vs. Kramer.
Aren’t you glad to see Meryl win again, HollywoodLifers?