Three-time Oscar-winner Meryl Streep became the first actress to win the Stanley Kubrick Award for Excellence in Film at the Brittania Awards on Friday evening at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
The irony was not lost on Streep, who plays the trailblazing British feminist Mrs. Pankhurst in "Suffragette."
"I am honored to receive this award given to a distinguished group of men and women," she said, pausing. "Oh wait, men and men."
The black-tie audience...