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Meryl Streep’s 10 Best Book-Based Movie Roles

Meryl Streep is undeniably one of our lifetime’s best actresses. Here, we present what we consider her ten best roles in adaptations.


From the Vault: 'Sophie's Choice' by William Styron

Before her days of 'Mamma Mia!' and 'The Devil Wears Prada," Meryl Streep was in a little film called Sophie’s Choice.


Reading My Father: Q&A With William Styron’s Daughter Alexandra on His Birthday

William Clark Styron, Jr., the Pulitzer-winning author of books including Sophie's Choice and Lie Down in Darkness, was born in the Tidewater region of Virginia on this day in 1925. His daughter Alexandra Styron joins us in remembering him. Her 2011 memoir Reading My Father is an illuminating account of their relationship set against the arc of his artistic life, complicated greatly by his lifelong struggle with clinical depression culminating in two major episodes when he was sixty and seventy-five.