Meryl Streep inspires Oscars 2018 memes for similarity with Shrek character

by Jocelyn Dimaculangan
Mar 5, 2018

The 90th Annual Academy Awards, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, honored Hollywood's biggest and brightest names in the industry.

Guillermo Del Toro’s The Shape of Water took home the Oscar Best Picture Award and three other recognitions during the awarding ceremony held at Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California on March 4 (March 5, Manila time).

Meryl Streep now holds the record for being the celebrity with the most Academy Award nominations in the show's 90 years. She received her 21st nomination for playing publisher Katharine Graham in Steven Spielberg's The Post.

Although Meryl lost out to Frances McDormand of Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, Meryl grabbed the spotlight for her red gown by Christian Dior.

Her look also prompted netizens to draw comparisons between Meryl and the fairy godmother in Shrek.

Check out these #Oscar2018 memes about Meryl:

Here are the winners of the 90th Annual Academy Awards:

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Best Picture: The Shape of Water

Director: Guillermo del Toro, The Shape of Water

Actor: Gary Oldman, Darkest Hour

Actress: Frances McDormand, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Supporting Actor: Sam Rockwell, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Supporting Actress: Allison Janney, I, Tonya

Original Screenplay: Get Out

Adapted Screenplay: Call Me by Your Name

Foreign Language Film: A Fantastic Woman

Animated Feature: Coco

Visual Effects: Blade Runner 2049

Film Editing: Dunkirk

Animated Short: Dear Basketball

Live Action Short: The Silent Child

Documentary Short: Heaven Is a Traffic Jam on the 405

Score: The Shape of Water

Song: “Remember Me” from Coco

Production Design: The Shape of Water

Cinematography: Blade Runner 2049

Costume Design: Phantom Thread

Makeup and Hairstyling: Darkest Hour

Documentary Feature: Icarus

Sound Editing: Dunkirk

Sound Mixing: Dunkirk

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