Mike Nichols - Meryl Streep on Working with Mike Nichols

In this outtake interview from Mike Nichols: American Masters, Meryl Streep describes working with Mike Nichols, who directed her in the films Silkwood (1983), Heartburn (1986), Postcards From the Edge (1990), and in the HBO miniseries Angels In America (2004). Streep describes his set as a place he himself never wanted to leave. “He would just weep when he had to think, ‘Now I have to go into the editing room. No one’s there.'”