With the full trailer for “The Iron Lady” finally out, the campaign for Meryl Streep’s whopping 17th Oscar nomination is officially in full swing. The fact that no one has actually seen the whole film yet is clearly a point of contention, the trailer seems to suggest Streep has impressively nailed her Margaret Thatcher impression.
At this point, betting against Streep breaking her own Oscar nom record come January is not in anyone’s best interest. As for a third win, she faces some tough competition from Michelle Williams and Viola Davis, but it’s not outside the realm of possibility.
Though until we get a full look at the film, it seemed like a fun exercise to take a trip down Meryl memory lane. Presenting a history of Meryl Streep at the Oscars, 34 years in the making: