Uncanny resemblance, achieved mostly through posture, gesture, and that jolly epicurean eye-squinch. And we haven’t even heard Ms. Streep staple Julia Child’s accent to the wall with a nail gun yet. Check out a half-dozen more on-set stills (via simplystreep.com), after the cut.
Lest we forget, Meryl Streep is a double-threat this year. She stars alongside Steve Martin, Rita Wilson, John Krasinski and Alec Baldwin this Christmas in the “Untitled Nancy Meyers Project” — “A romantic comedy in which two men vie for the affection of a woman.”
Nora Ephron directs Julie & Julia. As dela pointed out last night, this would make the 4th and 5th opportunity for an actress to be directed to an Oscar nomination by a female director this year — are there others?