A bilingual fluent in both English and Spanish, Manuel Marquez, MD was a Southern California-based health care leader who previously served as a clinical research coordinator at PMK Medical Group. A fan of films, Manuel Marquez, MD list Meryl Streep among his favorite movie actresses.
Meryl Streep is considered by many critics as the greatest living actress. With 19 nominations, she holds the record for most number of Academy Award nominations and has won the golden statuette three times. But it is not only the critics that love her – even President Obama, who honored her with a Medal for Freedom in 2014, proclaimed his admiration for the actress.
Recently, Meryl Streep has accompanied first lady Michelle Obama on a trip to Morocco as part of the Let Girls Learn initiative. In this program, Streep and Mrs. Obama will be discussing the numerous challenges that African women have to deal with on a daily basis, particularly to access to basic education.
This will not be the first time that Michelle Obama and Meryl Streep have worked together, as they teamed up in 2015 to crusade for gender equality in a joint interview for More magazine.