Rachel McAdams

American Actress Rachel McAdams

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Canadian actress Rachel McAdams was born on November 17, 1978 in London, Ontario. Rachel’s parents Lance and Sandra encouraged her talent in performing arts at an early age when she started figure skating at 4, and later acting at 12.  Throughout her education Rachel starred in numerous student productions before ultimately earning her BFA in Theater at York University in 2001. Although Rachel’s first major casting was her lead role in the Canadian TV series Slings and Arrows, she is best known for her breakout roles in Mean Girls (2004), and Wedding Crashers (2005).

Since then Rachel has starred in a variety of  films such as Red Eye (2005), Family Stone (2005), State of Play (2005), The Time Traveler’s Wife (2009), and Sherlock Holmes (2009). Throughout her career Rachel has received several nominations and awards for her  performances.  In 2005 she received three wins and five nominations at the MTV Movie Awards for her work in The Notebook, and in 2009 won the Female Star of the Year Award from ShoWest.  Rachel has dated a few of her co-stars including Ryan Gosing from The Notebook (who she was once engaged to), and more recently Michael Sheen from Midnight in Paris.

Birth Date
Age 40
London, Ontario, Canada
  • Actor
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Year Movie Country Role Credit Ratings
2018 Disobedience United States, United Kingdom, Ireland Esti Kuperman Actor 0.00
2018 Game Night United States Annie Davis Actor 0.00
2016 Doctor Strange United States Dr. Christine Palmer Actor 0.00
2015 Spotlight Canada, United States Sacha Pfeiffer Actor 0.00
2015 Southpaw United States Maureen Hope Actor 0.00
2015 Aloha United States Tracy Woodside Actor 0.00
2015 The Little Prince France The Mother (voice) Actor 0.00
2014 A Most Wanted Man United Kingdom, United States, Germany Annabel Richter Actor 0.00
2013 About Time United Kingdom Mary Actor 0.00
2013 To the Wonder United States Jane Actor 0.00
2012 Passion France, Germany, Spain, United Kingdom Christine Stanford Actor 0.00
2011 Midnight in Paris Spain, United States Inez Actor 0.00
2009 Sherlock Holmes Germany, United Kingdom, United States Irene Adler Actor 0.00
2005 Red Eye United States Lisa Reisert Actor 0.00
2005 Wedding Crashers United States Claire Cleary Actor 0.00
2002 My Name Is Tanino Italy Sally Garfield Actor 0.00

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