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Rachel McAdams

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.

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Nov 17, 1978 In London - Ontario - Canada
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Sherlock Holmes 3
Latest Project:
Movie Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret 2023-04-28
Known For
Poster of Passion
Poster of Morning Glory
Poster of State of Play
Poster of The Lucky Ones
Movie Sherlock Holmes 3 Irene Adler 2023
Movie Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret Barbara Simon 2023-04-28
Movie Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness Dr. Christine Palmer 2022-05-04
Movie Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga Sigrit Ericksdottir 2020-06-26
Movie Game Night Annie Davis 2018-02-22
Movie Disobedience Esti Kuperman 2017-09-10
Movie Sonic Sea Narrator (voice) 2016-04-22
Movie Doctor Strange Dr. Christine Palmer 2016-10-25
Movie Southpaw Maureen Hope 2015-03-24
Movie Every Thing Will Be Fine Sara 2015-02-10
Movie Aloha Tracy Woodside 2015-05-29
Movie Spotlight Sacha Pfeiffer 2015-11-06
Movie The Little Prince The Mother (voice) 2015-07-29
Movie A Most Wanted Man Annabel Richter 2014-07-25
Series True Detective Ani Bezzerides 2014-01-12
Movie About Time Mary 2013-09-04
Movie To the Wonder Jane 2013-02-22
Movie The Vow Paige Collins 2012-02-05
Movie Passion Christine Stanford 2012-09-07
Movie Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows Irene Adler 2011-11-22
Movie Midnight in Paris Inez 2011-05-11
Movie Morning Glory Becky Fuller 2010-11-10
Movie Sherlock Holmes: Reinvented Herself - Irene Adler 2010-03-30
Movie Sherlock Holmes Irene Adler 2009-01-01
Movie State of Play Della Frye 2009-04-17
Movie The Time Traveler's Wife Clare Abshire 2009-08-14
Movie The Lucky Ones Colee Dunn 2008-09-26
Movie Married Life Kay Nesbitt 2007-09-12
Movie Wedding Crashers Claire Cleary 2005-07-13
Movie Red Eye Lisa Reisert 2005-08-19
Movie The Family Stone Amy Stone 2005-12-15
Movie Mean Girls Regina George 2004-04-30
Movie The Notebook Allison "Allie" Hamilton 2004-06-25
Series Slings & Arrows 2003-11-03
Movie Guilt by Association Danielle Mason 2002-03-13
Movie The Hot Chick Jessica Spencer / Clive Maxtone 2002-12-13
Movie Perfect Pie Patsy Grady (age 15) 2002-09-11
Movie My Name Is Tanino Sally Garfield 2002-09-05