Rachel Mcadams Biography

Published On Aug 21, 2015
Facts of Rachel Mcadams
Date of Birth: 1978 , November-17
Birth Nation: Canada
Height: 5 Feet 4 Inch
Name Rachel McAdams
Birth Name Rachel Anne McAdams
Father Lance McAdams
Mother Sandra McAdams
Nationality Canadian
Birth Place/City London
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Net Worth $14 million
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color White Brown
Body Measurements 34-24-35
Weight in KG 54 KG
Affair with Patrick Sambroock
Boyfriend Josh Lucas
Married Not Yet
Education University of Western Ontario
Awards Genie Award 2002
Movies Doctor Strange
TV Show True Detective Since 2014
Siblings Kayleen McAdams, Daniel McAdams
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Rachel dated many boys from 2005 to till date. First she dated Canadian actor Ryan Gosling. She then openly dated American actor Josh Lucas. After this breakup, she was found dating Welsh boyfriend Michael Sheen from mid-2010. In 2013, she was found dating Canadian music manager Patrick Sambrook. She is not married yet and does not have any children. She is formerly a vegetarian. In 2005, she was in consideration for the role of Sue Storm in Fantastic Four but Jessica Alba was cast instead. While she was attending York University, she lived in the same house as Ron Sparks in Vanoer Residence. She frequently uses Facebook and twitter. She has collected lots of money from her acting career but her actual net worth is uncertain.

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Born in London, Ontario

November 17 , 1978

Rachel was born in London, Ontario, Canada to middle class family. Her mother was a nurse and her father was a retired truck driver. She is of English, Irish, Scottish, and Welsh descent. She began her interest in performing when she was seven years old.

Graduated from York University


She attended York University's four-year theatre program and she graduated from there with a bachelor of Fine Arts honors degree in 2001. While attending university, she also worked with the Toronto-based Necessary Angel Theatre Company.

Dated Ryan Gosling


McAdams started dating Canadian actor Ryan Gosling from late 2005. She dated him until late 2007. After being separated for a while they briefly reunited in 2008. But their relation didn't last long and they finally broke up within a year.

Dated Josh Lucas


After splitting up with her former boyfriend, she was found dating American actor Josh Lucas in 2009. They were also found in public places and they were also the center of attraction to all the media people.

Dated Michael Sheen


It seems like she is fond of changing boyfriend. Her relation with her previous boyfriend didn't last for a year too. After ending her relation with Josh, she dated Welsh actor Michael Sheen from late 2010 to early 2013.

Dated Patrick Sambrook


It is the matter of focus point to the media, whether she has some problem to the long lasting relationship or she dated wrong guy. She also broke up with her 3rd boyfriend and then began dating Canadian music manager Patrick Sambrook from mid-2013 to mid-2014.

Television debut in the MTV


She began her acting career in 2001. She made her first television in the MTV. She played her role in pilot Shotgun Love Dolls as Beth Swanson that was filmed during her spring break from York University. 

Her breakout role Mean Girl


Her breakout role as Regina George in the hit comedy Mean Girl instantly copulated her onto the shorts list of Hollywood's hottest young actress. She then played her role in the bestseller The Notebook, which was a surprise box office success and became the predominant romantic drama for a new, young generation of movies.

Awarded with Supporting Actress of the Year


With the massive success of the bestseller The Notebook, she received ShoWest's "Supporting Actress of the Year" Awards as well as the "Breakthrough Actress of the year" at the Hollywood Film Awards.

Awarded Female Star of the Year


In 2009, she was honored with ShoWest's "Female Star of the Year." With these awards her career was rising and she was gaining lots of positive feedback from all the movie critics. This sort of comment was boosting her up.

Won Gemini Awards


In 2004, she was honored with Gemini Awards for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Series. She won it for her role in Slings and Arrows, 2003 for episode "A Mirror up To Nature".

Won Teen Choice Awards


Rachel won massive success for her role in Sherlock Holmes (2009). She won Teen Choice Awards for Choice Movie Actress: Action Adventure. She was also honored with this award in 2006 and 2005. She has been nominated in this awards several times.

Named 100 Sexiest Women


2006 was really the best year of her life. She not only won several prestigious awards, she was also named 51st in FHM magazine's "100 Sexiest Women in the world 2006" supplement. In the same year she was also ranked 17th on maxim's Hot 100 Women of 2006 list.

Honored by The Annual Independent Critics


In 2010, she was ranked as having one of the "Most Beautiful Famous Faces" by the "Annual Independent Critics List of the 100 Most Beautiful Faces From Around the World". She was also ranked 62 in 2009, 32 in 2007, 88 in 2008 and 47 in 2006.