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The Simply Streep Archives has gathered details on all of Meryl Streep's feature films, television, theatre and voice narration, and also features an extensive library of articles, photographs and video clips. You can browse the collection by Ms. Streep's career or through a year-by-year summary.
Video Archive: Year 1981


  • Duration: 17:18 minutes   |   Viewed 1385 times
    Meryl Streep narrates a video on the launch and aim of the Peace Development Fund (PDF) in 1981.
  • Duration: 50:00 minutes   |   Viewed 2953 times
    A look behind the scenes of the 1978 Shakespeare in the Park performance of "The Taming of the Shrew", featuring interviews with Raul Julia and Meryl Streep.
  • Duration: 5:17 minutes   |   Viewed 2791 times
    December 05, 1981. Richard Chamberlain, Donald Sutherland and Meryl Streep pay tribute to Lilian Gish at the 1981 Kennedy Center Honors
  • Duration: 3:50 minutes   |   Viewed 4436 times
    October 14, 1981. Meryl Streep attends the British talkshow of Michael Parkinson to promote the theatrical release of "The French Lieutenant's Woman" in the United Kingdom.
  • Duration: 6:10 minutes   |   Viewed 3291 times
    September 28, 1981. Gene Shalit interviews Meryl Streep for the theatrical release of "The French Lieutenant's Woman".
  • Duration: 2:40 minutes   |   Viewed 3275 times
    June 08, 1981. Meryl Streep presents the Regional Theatre Award at the 35th Tony Awards.
  • Duration: 03:12 minutes   |   Viewed 2980 times
    Charles (Jeremy Irons) realizes that he was Sarah's (Meryl Streep) first sexual partner, and declares that he will leave his wife and come back for her.
  • Duration: 04:31 minutes   |   Viewed 2561 times
    Anna (Meryl Streep) recounts to Charles (Jeremy Irons) how she acquired her shameful reputation.
  • Duration: 2:17 minutes   |   Viewed 2653 times
    Mike (Jeremy Irons) and Anna (Meryl Streep) rehearse a scene in which their characters meet again.
  • Duration: 2:08 minutes   |   Viewed 2622 times
    Charles (Jeremy Irons) and Sarah (Meryl Streep) see each other for the first time at the stormy sea wall.

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