Rachel McAdams Biography
Rachel Anne McAdams is a Canadian actress and activist.She is 40 years old now 2019. Did you see the hit movie "Doctor Strange" which was released in 2016? Then you must have known Rachel McAdams, the famous Canadian actor. She got fame with the comedy-drama 'Mean Girls’ and romantic drama 'The Notebook.' Besides, she also is best known for her roles in 'The time traveler's wife,' 'Sherlock Holmes,' 'The Vow' and 'Spotlight.' To know more about this actor, read out the article below.
Quick Facts About Rachel McAdams
Rachel Anne McAdams
41 years old
Date of Birth
November 17, 1978
London, Ontario, Canada
Height & Weight
Height (in Feet-Inches)
5 feet 4 inches
Height (in Meters)
Height (in Centimeters)
Weight (in Kilograms)
Weight (in Pounds)
Body Measurements, Figure & Physical Stats
Myrtle Street Public School
Central Elgin Collegiate Institute
Family & Relatives
Lance McAdams (Retired truck driver and furniture mover)
Sandra McAdams (née Gale) (Nurse)
Daniel McAdams (Younger Brother)
Kayleen McAdams (Younger Sister) (Celebrity Makeup Artist)
Marriage, Affairs & Children
Filmography and Television Serials
My Name is Tanino
First Television Show
Shotgun Love Dolls
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Laura Dern, Joan Cusack, Samantha Morton, Renée Zellweger, Kate Winslet, Juliette Lewis
Favorite TV Show
Early Age, Education, and Family
Rachel McAdams was born in London City, Ontario, Canada on November 17, 1978. Her father Lance Frederick McAdams was a truck driver and furniture mover in the profession. Her mother Sandra Kay was a nurse by profession. She belongs to English, Welsh, Irish and Scottish descent.
Rachel has two siblings named Kayleen McAdams and Daniel McAdams. She has completed her school from Myrtle Street Public School. Later, Rachel went to Central Elgin Collegiate Institute.
This talented lady was active in extra curriculum activities more than academic works. In her student life, she was active in sports, student council, and crime stoppers programs. Moreover, she also worked at McDonald’s restaurants for three years during the summer holidays.
McAdams Career, Drama, and Movies
This pretty and talented actress was very passionate about acting since her teenage age. In her early 13, she performed Shakespearean productions in a summer theater camp. Later, she went to York University to receive a BFA degree in theatre.
Rachel started her career with the role of Anna Faris in the drama "The Hot Click co-featuring Rob Schneider." Then she went to the USA from Canada for better opportunities. After moving to the USA, where she got another offer for the role Regina George in "Mean Girls." It brings enormous success and masses fame in her career.
After that, Rachel subsequently played significant roles in lots of movies. Some of them are “The Red Eye,” “Wedding Crashers,” “Notebook," and "The Family Stone," and so on.
Achievements and Awards
The first significant achievement of McAdams was playing a role in 'Perfect Pie' in 2002. There she was nominated for Genie Awards. She was nominated for Oscar in 2016 for playing Sacha Pfeiffer in "Spotlight (2015)."
Moreover, she was also nominated for the Rising Star Award for the same movies. McAdams nominated for 12 Awards and won 5 Awards in her whole career.
Rachel McAdams Movies
|2002||My Name is Tanino||Sally Garfield|
|Perfect Pie||Patsy Grady (age 15)|
|The Hot Chick||Jessica Spencer / Clive Maxtone|
|2004||Mean Girls||Regina George|
|The Notebook||Allison “Allie” Hamilton|
|2005||Wedding Crashers||Claire Cleary|
|Red Eye||Lisa Reisert|
|The Family Stone||Amy Stone|
|2007||Married Life||Kay Nesbitt|
|2008||The Lucky Ones||Colee Dunn|
|2009||State of Play||Della Frye|
|The Time Traveler’s Wife||Clare Abshire|
|Sherlock Holmes||Irene Adler|
|2010||Morning Glory||Becky Fuller|
|2011||Midnight in Paris||Inez|
|Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows||Irene Adler|
|2012||The Vow||Paige Collins|
|To the Wonder||Jane|
|2014||A Most Wanted Man||Annabel Richter|
|2015||Every Thing Will Be Fine||Sara|
|The Little Prince||The Mother||Voice|
|2016||Doctor Strange||Christine Palmer|
|2018||Game Night||Annie Davis|
Age, Height and Net Worth
Rachel McAdams age is now 40 years old, and her height is 5'4 (163cm). She weighs about 119 pounds or 54 kilograms.
This actor's net wealth is about $16 million until 2019. She earned her net worth from her films. Some of her box offices succeed movies are 'Dr. Strange' and 'Weeding crashers,' from which she earned approximately $200 million and $180 million.
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Husband and Personal Affairs
Rachel McAdams has dated with six-men in her life. Her first date was with a Canadian actor and film director Ryan Gosling in 2004. Then she dated with Josh Lucas several months in 2009 who was an American actor.
She also dated with Michael Sheen (2010), Kit Harington (2013), Patrick Sambrook (2013-14), and Tylor Kitsch (2015). Finally, she started dating with the American screenwriter Jamie Linden. But she is not married with Jamie Linden till now.
Five things about McAdams
- McAdams has 354.8k followers on Instagram.
- She has started her television career on a Disney set.
- Rachel had picked up many regional awards for winning ice skating events.
- She knows the secret to make Big Mac
- This famous actor has a crush on Ralph Macchio.