Who thought they were too ugly to be an actor? Facebook Tue-22-Apr-14 15:14 Share this By Steph Monks Not only is Meryl Streep an amazing actress. She’s also extremely smart! She just accepted an honorary doctoral degree.But during her acceptance speech she admitted that when she started acting, she never thought she’d go very far because she thought she was ugly because of her glasses and nose?! You May Also Like Who are the most trusted celebs in America? Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .