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Meryl Streep to receive honorary "Golden Bear"

01-05-2012 10:35 BJT

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This year's Berlin Film Festival, in February, will award veteran American actress, Meryl Streep, with an honorary "Golden Bear".

The lifetime achievement award will be presented to the actress at a screening of her latest film, "The Iron Lady", on February 14th.

A number of Streep's most famous movies will be shown during the festival, including "Kramer versus Kramer", "Sophie's Choice", "Out Of Africa", "The Bridges Of Madison County", and "A Prairie Home Companion".

Meryl Streep

Streep's close relationship with the festival began in 1999, when she was awarded the Berlinale Camera.

In 2003, she shared the Silver Bear with Julianne Moore and Nicole Kidman, for their performances in "The Hours". And in 2006, she starred in Robert Altman's Berlin competition winner, "A Prairie Home Companion".



Editor:Liu Fang |Source: CNTV.CN

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