the devil wears prada
The film follows aspiring journalist Andy Sachs (Hathaway) who is a misfit in her new job: personal assistant to Miranda Priestly (Streep), the editor-in-chief of Runway magazine. Priestley’s character is said to be inspired by Vogue’s real-life editor Anna Wintour. After fumbling in her role and getting humiliated by her boss, the film shows how Andy grows into her role and earns Miranda’s respect.
Streep earned a Best Actress nomination for her role in The Devil Wears Prada at the 2007 Academy Award.
- Genre: Comedy, Romance
- Release Date: June 30, 2006
- Adapted From: Lauren Weisberger’s 2003 novel “The Devil Wears Prada”
- Box Office Earnings: $326.7 million
- Cast: Meryl Streep, Anne Hathaway, Stanley Tucci, Emily Blunt, Simon Baker, and Adrian Grenier