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Meryl Streep is Julia Child -- First Picture!

Meryl Streep is Julia Child -- First Picture!

Here is first look of Meryl Streep as Julia Child from the upcoming biopic Julie & Julia.

Here’s the movie’s plotline via Wiki: Frustrated temp secretary Julie Powell (Amy Adams) embarks on a yearlong culinary quest to cook all 524 recipes in Julia Child‘s Mastering the Art of French Cooking. She chronicles her trials and tribulations in a blog that catches on with the food crowd. The film also covers the years Julia Child and her husband Paul (Stanley Tucci) spent in Paris during the 1940s and ’50s, when Paul was a foreign diplomat who was eventually investigated by Sen. Joseph McCarthy for alleged communist ties.

Julie & Julia is currently filming and is slated to be released in 2009. The film is based on Julie Powell’s memoir Julie and Julia: 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Apartment Kitchen. Directing is Nora Ephron, whose film credits include Sleepless in Seattle, You’ve Got Mail and Bewitched. Dave Annable (Brothers & Sisters) and Mary Lynn Rajskub (24) also costar.

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34 Responses to “Meryl Streep is Julia Child -- First Picture!”

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  1. 1
    antonia aka toni Says:


  2. 2
    anna* Says:

    hahah funny

  3. 3
    anna* Says:

    gmee :) coneeeeeectatee

  4. 4
    jESSICA Says:

    Wow, she’s the spitting image of her!

  5. 5
    tutti! Says:

    iia me cnectee!

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    tayler (miley cyrus fan 4eva) Says:

    She;s still got it! ;)

  7. 7
    tayler (miley cyrus fan 4eva) Says:


  8. 8
    carrie Says:

    Sounds unbelievable LAME!!!!!!!

  9. 9
    anon Says:

    Is this the bio pic? Not too many people know that Julia Child was a spy for the US during WWII? Cool. That generation was in it deep!

  10. 10
    brian Says:

    Another Oscar for Meryl.

  11. 11
    Lillianne Says:

    I can’t wait to see this one. It’ll be good.

  12. 12
    hottest couple ever Says:

    perfect role for her

  13. 13
    Swizzle Says:

    Now if she can get Julia’s famous high voice down without sounding like a SNL sketch. If anyone can get an accent right it’s Meryl!

  14. 14
    xoxo Says:

    Streep is the U.N. of acting. So versatile.

  15. 15
    marianna Says:

    If she gets the voice down than we can all say OSCAR.

  16. 16
    dirrtyboi Says:

    another oscar for “THE ONE AND ONLY MERYL STREEP”.

  17. 17
    Rae Says:

    This sounds like two different movies in the same film. Random. At least it’s Meryl. And I like Amy Adams a lot.

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    jesss Says:

    wow!! the resemblence is uncanny… yea i lknow i cant with it!! lol kidding much love to all

  19. 19
    Laurelai Says:

    She looks like the real Julia! MERYL is a great actress

  20. 20
    Ely Says:

    I love Meryl, but I gotta say, she looks like quite a dork.

  21. 21
    Helena Says:

    Oscar! And she looks like a dork? What are you, 12?

  22. 22
    Sienna Says:

    My god this sounds boring. And that’s coming from someone who adores Meryl Streep and adores cooking and baking.

  23. 23
    Mike Says:

    I adore Streep….I want to see Mama Mia tho!!!

  24. 24
    Ally Says:

    Mama Mia looks awesome!!! cant wait to see it… this sound boring but i love maryl and amy adams

  25. 25
    lulu Says:

    wow she looks like julia child

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