Actress Meryl Streep is feeling the heat from her fans who think the star needs to stop with the antics and start acting her age.
The news comes after the celeb was seen putting up an animated display of nothing but love and affection for fellow actor Martin Short in public. This came just days after we saw her mention how the dating rumors between her and Short were nothing but misleading, shutting them down.
Fans got excited after seeing the duo get close and comfortable at this year’s Golden Globe Awards. They speculated that something was going on between the 74-year-old actress and the 73-year-old star. But Short was quick to shoot down the claims that nothing was true and that they were just great friends.
Now that they have denied all the dating rumors, it’s shocking to see them appear closer than ever. And people cannot stop talking.
“They are playing with fans and the media. At this age and level of maturity, you’d expect something better from an actress of her caliber”- one upset critic mentioned and just like that, the reports went on and on about the matter.
The pair attended the AFI awards together and there were some interesting moments captured by the camera’s lens including how the actor walked toward the ‘Devil Wears Prada’ star and wrapped his arms around her.
But this whole time, she covered his face with her hand and just like that, the flirting couldn’t stop it was interesting that as the night went on, so did the casual moments of love.
The caught a lot of people’s attention when they were seen giggling together at some inside jokes with plenty of whispers, not to mention hugs. It’s not quite clear what sort of bond or friendship this pair may have but one thing is for sure, fans are looking for an explanation as this is not normal from Streep.