Gina Wilhelm Actress – Good Actress Streep Makes True A List
To do so, they looked at the actors and actresses who had been nominated for Oscars in the past five years. They then tallied their box office draws for the same types of roles.
The list of Oscar-winning women was topped by Cate Blanchett, who has received four nominations in the past five years.
Streep ranked fifth overall, behind Will Smith. Blanchett doesn’t even make the top 10 overall, due to critically acclaimed but under-attended films like “I’m Not There” and “Elizabeth: The Golden Age.”