The Canadian actress, Rachel McAdams is known for her contribution to the American Film Industry. Her portrayal of Regina George in ‘Mean Girls’ and Allison Hamilton in ‘Notebook’ are one of her most iconic characters. She has won several awards for playing these two character including ‘Supporting Actress Of the Year 2005’ for Mean Girls and ‘Female Star of the Year 2009’ for the latter. She is a well recognized face all over the world.
Rachel is a fine actress who is also a ‘Screen Actors Guild Award Winner’, despite of her single win; she has been nominated for the same thrice. She also got an ‘Academy Award’ nomination for ‘Spotlight’ for playing in the supporting role. The actress is known for her diverse choices in her roles and has played every side to a women on the screen.
Rachel Anne McAdams born in 1978 on 17th November to a nurse, Sandra Kay and Lance Frederick McAdams, who was a truck driver. She was raised in St. Thomas, London. She was brought up in a protestant house. She was the eldest kid in the family, with a younger sister, Kayleen, who is a celebrity makeup artist; and a brother Daniel.
She started figure skating, at the age of four, despite being good at it, she just left it, it was just her hobby. She won several regional awards by participating in skating contests. Rachel feels her skating helped her get in tune with her body grace.
Rachel dated her notebook costar Ryan Gosling for two years from 2005 till 2007. She also had a brief relationship with American actor, Josh Lucas in 2009. She had a three year long relationship with Michael Sheen which started in 2010. In 2013, she started dating music manager, Patrick Sambrook which only lasted till 2014. Currently, Rachel is dating an American screenwriter named Jamie Linden as of April 2016.
Education: She completed her schooling from Myrtle Street Public School. Later she graduated from Central Elgin Collegiate Institute. Since the age of 12, she was a part of Original Kids Theater Company based in London. She was also an active member of her school’s theater production. Her drama teacher convinced her to see acting as her professional career.
She led an active student life, and participated in various spots like badminton, soccer and volleyball.
Throughout her educational period, she was a member of student council and peer helping team. She was also an active initiator of crime stoppers program.
She spent her three consecutive summer vacations, working at a McDonald’s restaurant.
Later she went on to York University to complete a four year theater program to pursue her dream to become an actress, which she completed in 2001.
Career: The Canadian star started of her career in cinema with Canadian film production and television. Here, she did drama films like ‘Perfect Pie’, ‘My Name is Tanino’ which marked her film debut in 2002 and comedy series like ‘Slings and Arrows’ which also landed her a Genie Award. She first made her television debut in 2001 with ‘Shotgun Love Dolls’.
Other than this she has been a part of several TV shows like ‘The Famous Jett Jackson’, ‘Guilt by Association’, ‘Earth: Final Conflict’, ‘Slings and Arrows’ and ‘True Detective’. Some of her movies include ‘Wedding Crashers’, ‘The Family Stone’, ‘Midnight in Paris’, ‘The Vow’, ‘Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows’, ‘The Time Travelers Wife’, ‘Doctor Strange’, ‘Southpaw’, ‘Passion’, ‘Spotlight’, ‘The Little Prince’ etc.
Rachel McAdams Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $17 Million US Dollars
Rachel McAdams net worth is estimated to be around $17 million US dollar as of 2017. She is steadily growing on the popularity charts with a belief to be one of the popular actresses one day. Though her films were mostly of low budget but she has accumulated a fair amount from them. She is surely not one being paid great in terms of acting compensation. Her millions come from her hefty hard work and dedication. She is one of those actresses whom the directors can bank on and the ROI is simply great. However, she lives in a very low key existence in Canada.
Rachel McAdams Assets
The actress owns a Victorian style house near Harbord Village in Toronto, Canada. She follows a modest and humble lifestyle. The house is surrounded with greenery and has used Bullfrog to power her house. (Bullfrog is a company that uses environmental friendly energy to provide power.)
The actress is currently working on a Hollywood project, ‘Disobedience’ which is set to be released this year.
Rachel has given so many surreal performances in the past that it is fair to say that she is one of the most beautiful and talented actress in Hollywood. She literally has a legacy of diverse characters that are still loved by billions of fans be it playing a villain in ‘Mean Girls’ or an angel lover in ‘Notebook’ or playing Sacha Pfeiffer in ‘Spotlight’.