How Michelle Obama & Meryl Streep have raised strong, confident daughters

Michelle Obama & Meryl Streep On Raising Strong Daughters

First Lady Michelle Obama and actress Meryl Streep discuss raising daughters in a world that can be tough on girls.

"All that attention to the perfect lighting, the perfect this, the perfect that, I find terribly annoying".

my daughter is the spitting image of Meryl in this photo: vintage black and white photograph of young Meryl Streep // stunning // long blonde hair // fashion icon // style idol // iconic women // //

Meryl Streep - Alma Maters: Vassar College and Yale University, Major: Drama,  She earned her B.A. from Vassar in 1971, and later received her M.F.A. from Yale  "By my sophomore year my standards of personal hygiene had slipped a bit," Streep joked in a 1983 commencement speech. "This was 1969, after all." All kidding aside, Streep has credited Vassar with turning her into a confident, smart woman. "Vassar made me think," she said. "I felt like I had a personality and a brain."

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Family affair: Meryl Streep was joined by her three daughters and husband Don Gummer at the Performing Arts for the Kennedy Center Honours gala in Washington DC tonight

The full Streep! Meryl joined by her three proud daughters at Kennedy Center gala after Obama honour

Also joined by her husband Don Gummer, the couple posed happily together on the red carpet with their three beautiful daughters - Mary, Grace, and Louisa, 20 - who looked like younger versions of their famous mother.

Meryl Streep's classic beauty and simple hair, makeup and clothes are the epitome of beauty.

Meryl Streep beautiful & natural long blond hair for Interview Magazine December 1988

Meryl Streep circa 1979, looking much like her daughters.

Mamie, Grace Gummer Look Just Like Mom Meryl Streep at a Young Age

Starting in the seventies, Streep began acting in stage shows before turning to Hollywood smash hits. Robert De Niro suggested Streep should be cast as his girlfriend in her film debut, The Deer Hunter.

Good genes: Meryl Streep and daughter Mamie Gummer attended the premiere of their movie Ricki And The Flash in New York on Monday

Meryl Streep and Mamie Gummer attend Ricki And The Flash premiere

Like mother, like daughter! Meryl Streep poses with daughter Mamie Gummer at the premiere of their film Ricki and The Flash in New York City

Meryl Streep with her youngest daughter, Louisa Gummer (photographed by Brigitte Lacombe ~ 1992)

Meryl Streep with her youngest daughter, Louisa Gummer (photographed by Brigitte Lacombe ~

Meryl Streep and Mamie Gummer - Like Mother, Like Daughter - Hollywood's Hottest Moms - Celebrity -

Famous Families: Like Mother, Like Daughter

Meryl Streep with her daughters: Louisa Jacobson Gummer, and actesses Mamie Gummer and Grace Gummer.

Young Meryl Streep- possibly one of the very best actors of our time.

Meryl Streep The actress was first photographed by Lacombe on the set of Kramer vs. Kramer in The film would earn Streep her first Academy Award, for best supporting actress.