Rachel McAdams


Rachel is a Canadian actress. She worked in Canadian television and film productions including roles in drama films like Perfect Pie in 2002, My Name is Tanino, Lings and Arrows in 2003-2005. She made her Hollywood film debut in 2002 in the comedy The Hot Chick. She rose to fame in 2004 with the comedy Mean Girls, and the romantic drama The Notebook. She also starred in Wedding Crashers, a romantic comedy.

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Biography and Early Life

McAdams was born in London, Ontario, Canada. Her mother is Sandra, a nurse and her father is Lance McAdams truck driver. She grew up in St. Thomas in a protestant household and her other siblings are; Kayleen McAdams a make-up artist, younger sister and Daniel McAdams, her younger brother who is a personal trainer.

She is of Scots, English, Irish and Welsh descent. At the age of four years, McAdams started skating which prepared her for physical acting because it trained her to be in tune with her body. She competed until she was 18 years and won a regional award.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Rachel McAdams in 2021 and what is her height and weight? Well, Rachel McAdams’s age is 42 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 17 November 1978. Though, she is 5′ 4″ in feet and inches and 163 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 119 lbs in Pound and 54kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Hazel and hair color is Brunette.


McAdams enrolled at Myrtle Street Public School and later Central Elgin Collegiate Institute though she didn’t enjoy academic work and often pretended to be sick. She played several sports including volleyball, badminton and soccer. McAdams also served in the student council, crime stoppers program and also a member of Peer helping Team. During her summer holidays she worked at McDonalds restaurant for three years.

She attended both Disney and Shakespeare summer camps as a child and also participated in Original Kids Theatre Company, London productions at the age of 12. She directed children theatre in her late teens where she was involved in school stage productions.

Her inspiration came from her 11th and 12th teachers. She enrolled in York University for four-year theatre program and graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts honours. She worked with Toronto based Necessary Angel Theatre company.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Rachel is married to Jamie Linden, an American screenwriter. The couples have a son together.

Is Rachel McAdams Lesbian?

Rachel is straight. She has been in relationship with several boyfriends all along and has never shown interest in women She has never been accused of being gay nor bisexual which proves her sexual status.

Professional Career

Rachel started her professional career in 2002 when her Italian Canadian Co production comedy film called My Name is Tanino debuted. In the same year she played her first Hollywood movie The Hot Chick, a school student whose body is magically swapped in with that of a criminal. Later in 2004, she was selected to play a role in Mean Girls as Regina George a beautiful but manipulative teenager to which it was received with applause and her role was highly recognized and also played Notebook starring Ryan Gosling which received several Awards.

In 2005, she acted three films; The Red Eye, The Family Stone and a romantic comedy Wedding Crashers as Clare Cleary who is an environmental activist. The latter was ranked number two at the box office on its first weekend.

She was supposed to appear on the March 2006 cover of Vanity Fair alongside Scarlett Johansson and Keira Knightley but she opted out after learning it was a session without clothes. In 2007, she played a role in the movie Married Life alongside Pierce Brosnan and Chris cooper as Kay, a young widow who is pursued by two older men.

She acted three films consecutively in the same year titled; The State of Play, The Time Traveller’s Wife: a romantic drama, and Sherlock Holmes: an action mystery. In 2011, she stared in Woody Allen Midnight Paris as Inez and lucky the movie became a big commercial grosser.

In 2012, she appeared in three movies; The Vow, Passion and to The Wonder and after four years she narrated an audio version of L.M Montgomery novel Anne of Green Gables that was released by Audible. In 2018, she starred in Sebastian Lelio’s romantic drama Disobedience opposite Rachel Weisz.


McAdams has received numerous awards throughout her successful career including a screen award actors Guild Award, Critics Choice Movie Award, Satellite Award and Independent Spirit Award for her performance in Spotlight. She was also a nominee for the Academy Best Supporting Actress and BAFTA Rising Star Award and won MTV Movie Awards and Teen Choice Awards.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Rachel McAdams in 2021

As of 2021, Rachel has an estimated net worth of $20 million. She has earned a very big amount of money and fame through her professional career as an actress. Her salary is quite large in regard to the number of films and roles played.

Rachel is a one of the talented actress whose success came through their hard work and determination. As a child she competed as a skater and at the age of 18 she had won an award. She then changed her career choice to become an actress and she has been very successful as well. She is good in all that she does.


Facts of Rachel Anne McAdams

  • Gender Female
  • full nameRachel Anne McAdams
  • birthplaceLondon, Ontario, Canada
  • Date of Birth November 17, 1978
  • Age 45 years 6 months
  • Horoscope Scorpio
  • Lucky Number 8
  • Lucky Stone Garnet
  • Lucky Color Purple
  • Best Match for Marriage Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces
  • nationalityCanadian
  • religionN/A
  • net worth$20 million
  • professionActress
  • weightIn Kilograms – 54 Kg, In Pounds – 119 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres –163 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 4″
  • hair colorBrunette
  • eye colorHazel
  • high schoolMyrtle Street Public School

Written by Joel S. Elkins

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