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Rachel McAdams

Rachel McAdams

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Famous as :

Actress

Birth Name :

Rachel Anne McAdams

Birth Date :

November 17, 1978

Birth Place :

London, Ontario, Canada

Claim to fame :

As Regina George in "Mean Girls" (2004)

Biography


While most people had to undergo such a long, winding, and rocky path to establish themselves as well-known actors, Rachel Anne McAdams providentially experienced a flat and smooth one to quickly position herself on the spotlight. Moreover, she only went through quite a brief period before developed as one of the most promising actresses in the Hollywood movie industry. Not only blessed with a mesmerizing look as well as remarkable talent, she also has been bestowed a great luck indeed.

A country girl from Canada, Rachel was born on October 7, 1976 in London, Ontario to Lance and Sandy McAdams. She grew up in a small town of St. Thomas together with her younger siblings, Kayleen and Daniel. This eldest daughter in the family started to perform publicly through figure skating at the age of 4, gliding gracefully on ice from one competition to another. However, she later felt that these athletic events ultimately prostrated her nerves, therefore turned her attention to acting. Joining Original Kids Theatre Company in her hometown, she had already taken part in Shakespearean productions at summer theater camp by thirteen.

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Rachel McAdams Confirms 'Doctor Strange' Casting Rumor

July 27, 2015 04:49:00 GMT

While its highly-anticipated movie "" is currently in theaters, Marvel Studios is already busy developing some other movies for its Phase Three such as "". In a new interview, addressed reports that she would be involved in the movie which centers on Doctor Stephen Strange.
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Jake Gyllenhaal and Rachel McAdams Pair Up at 'Southpaw' New York Premiere

July 21, 2015 03:55:46 GMT

and looked picture perfect at the premiere of "" held at AMC Loews Lincoln Square in New York City on Monday night, July 20. Jake looked dapper in a dark grey suit with patterned necktie while Rachel looked elegant in a black off-the-shoulder dress with cutouts.
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Rachel McAdams in Negotiations to Star in 'Doctor Strange'

July 07, 2015 02:23:39 GMT

is reported to star in upcoming Marvel superhero movie "". According to Heroic Hollywood, McAdams is set for the lead female in the movie.
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Rachel McAdams Officially Dating 'True Detective' Co-Star Taylor Kitsch

July 02, 2015 04:59:18 GMT

"" co-stars and are officially a couple now. A month after they were spotted dinning at West Hollywood's Osteria Mozza on June 2, multiple sources close to the pair have confirmed that they are indeed dating.
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Rachel McAdams Gets Emotional at Her Sister's Wedding

May 26, 2015 09:47:43 GMT

was seen wiping her tears away with tissue while serving as bridesmaid at her younger sister Kayleen's wedding on Saturday, May 23. The event held at the Port Cunnington Lodge in Muskoka was attended by family and friends.
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Jake Gyllenhaal Spotted on Dinner Date With Rachel McAdams

April 14, 2015 03:29:49 GMT

was spotted having a romantic dinner date with his rumored girlfriend on Sunday evening, April 12 at Odys + Penelope Brazilian Restaurant in Los Angeles. In some photos obtained by Just Jared, Jake and Rachel were seen smiling while talking to each other.
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Photos: Rachel McAdams and Taylor Kitsch Filming Shooting Scene on 'True Detective' Set

February 11, 2015 08:45:58 GMT

, and engaged in a gun battle on the set of "" season 2 in Los Angeles on Monday, February 9. Donning casual outfits, the three actors were seen wielding guns while filming scenes for the upcoming installment of the HBO anthology series.
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Taylor Kitsch, Rachel McAdams and Kelly Reilly Join 'True Detective' Season 2

November 25, 2014 00:18:51 GMT

The second season of HBO's "" is shaping up nicely as three more cast members are revealed. , and , whose names have been in the rumor mills for sometime, are confirmed as the official cast of the upcoming season.
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Rachel McAdams and Ryan Reynolds Inducted to Canada's Walk of Fame

October 20, 2014 03:51:41 GMT

and have been inducted to Canada's Walk of Fame. The actress, who took part in "" and "" among others, looked pretty in a strapless Zuhair Murad Couture dress at the ceremony which took place at the Sony Centre on Saturday, October 18 in Toronto.
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Rachel McAdams Close to Signing Up for 'True Detective' Season 2

September 26, 2014 03:41:52 GMT

"" may have found the perfect choice for the female lead part in its upcoming season 2. Sources tell Variety that has been offered to star opposite the confirmed actors and .
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Mark Ruffalo, Rachel McAdams Join Catholic Church Sex Abuse Scandal Film

August 09, 2014 03:20:18 GMT

"" would be a big production involving big names such as , , , , and . The theme is also controversial, exposing the real-life Boston conspiracy to cover up clergy child abuse.
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Rachel McAdams Cringes at Her 'Notebook' Audition Tape

July 23, 2014 06:07:39 GMT

is embarrassed by her audition for "" from ten years ago. The actress covered her face with her head down when she was shown the vintage video during a visit to "" show. "Why are you cringing?" asked. "You got the part. It worked out well! Nicely done!"
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Ryan Gosling Tried to Kick Out Rachel McAdams From 'The Notebook'

July 02, 2014 21:11:05 GMT

and might have a great chemistry on screen in the romantic movie "", but the duo didn't really get along on the set. In a new interview with VH1 for the film's 10th anniversary, director Nick Cassavetes shared the story behind the scenes between the on-screen couple.
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Jake Gyllenhaal and Rachel McAdams Spotted Together Again at Boxing Match

June 11, 2014 03:43:59 GMT

and are the latest Hollywood stars rumored to be coupling up. They have been seen together in a number of occasions in recent weeks, the latest at the boxing match between Miguel Cotto and Sergio Martinez in New York City on Monday, June 9.
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Rachel McAdams Is James Franco's Girlfriend in 'Every Thing Will Be Fine'

August 21, 2013 06:41:53 GMT

has just added a new work commitment. The 34-year-old Canadian beauty, who starred opposite then boyfriend in the Teen Choice Award-winning romance "", is set to join in "", the upcoming drama from director Wim Wenders.
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'The Little Prince' Movie Gets Starry With James Franco, Rachel McAdams and Marion Cotillard

June 06, 2013 03:57:40 GMT

"", Mark Osborne's animated feature adaptation of the 1943 novella, will be powered by impressive voice cast ensemble. The Hollywood Reporter learns that , and have already come aboard it to lend their voices, with , and joining them.
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Report: Jennifer Lopez Buys $10M Mansion in Hamptons

May 15, 2013 04:35:39 GMT

may be preparing to move her family into a new house. The "Jenny from the Block" hitmaker is rumored purchasing an eight-bedroom mansion standing on three acres of land in the Hamptons for a cool $10 million.
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'Homeland' Actress Morena Baccarin and Husband Expecting First Child

May 15, 2013 04:18:50 GMT

of "" series and her husband Austin Chick have good news to share. The couple has confirmed to Us Weekly that the actress is pregnant with their first child. There's no other detail about the pregnancy, including the due date.
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Rachel McAdams Infatuated With a Time Traveler in First 'About Time' Trailers

May 15, 2013 04:09:40 GMT

An awkward man has stolen ' heart. The first trailers for "" briefly chronicle how can end up marrying charming McAdams. Without her knowledge, Gleeson is apparently a time traveler and has made good use of his special ability to woo her.
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Rachel McAdams and Michael Sheen Call It Quits After Two Years of Dating

February 27, 2013 21:41:15 GMT

and are no longer an item. Various news outlets confirm that the couple who met on the set of 's romcom "" in 2010 parts ways after dating for around two years.
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50 Cent Releases 'Financial Freedom' Music Video

February 09, 2013 05:44:28 GMT

G-Unit Records mogul has just released a song with an accompanying music video to commemorate the 10-year anniversary of his debut album " ". In a super fast turnover, the rapper wrote it on Wednesday, February 6, shot the video the following day with music video director and frequent collaborator Eif Rivera, and premiered the three-and-a-half-minute clip on Thursday.
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First Look: Philip Seymour Hoffman and Rachel McAdams in Spy Thriller 'Most Wanted Man'

February 09, 2013 05:43:09 GMT

Anton Corbijn's new film "" has released its very first still during the 2013 Berlinale. The image, coming out online via The Hollywood Reporter, provides a first ever look at its leading actors and .
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Craig Zadan and Neil Meron Tapped to Produce Academy Awards 2013

August 24, 2012 01:34:21 GMT

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has officially chosen two acclaimed producers for its awarding event in 2013. On Thursday, August 23, newly-minted Academy President Hawk Koch announced that Craig Zadan and Neil Meron are set to produce the 2013 Oscars, which will take place on Sunday, February 24, 2013.
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Rachel McAdams and Noomi Rapace Got Kinky in 'Passion' Trailer

August 23, 2012 19:07:46 GMT

and are two women entangled in steamy yet complicated relationship in Brian de Palma's "". First trailer of the drama thriller was released ahead of its Venice and Toronto Film festival screenings.
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Rachel McAdams Flaunts Huge Baby Bump When Filming 'About Time'

July 06, 2012 04:51:23 GMT

has been snapped looking very pregnant. However, the "" actress wasn't really pregnant. She was seen sporting a fake baby bump when shooting a scene for her upcoming movie "" on Wednesday, July 4.
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Report: Sofia Vergara Calls It Quits With Boyfriend of Two Years

May 09, 2012 06:58:12 GMT

is back on the single market, if New York Post's Page Six is to be trusted. According to the publication, the Gloria Delgado-Pritchett of "" has parted ways with her boyfriend of two years, Nick Loeb, over the weekend after they had a series of arguments.
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First Look: Rachel McAdams Gets Steamy With Noomi Rapace for 'Passion'

May 09, 2012 06:54:16 GMT

A first look at and in Brian De Palma's latest thriller, "", has been revealed. Sporting daring red lipsticks, McAdams and Rapace are pictured in an intimate scene where they are about to lock lips.
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Video: Jay-Z Delivers First Live Performance of 'Glory' at Carnegie Hall

February 07, 2012 07:41:25 GMT

has brought his ode to new daughter Blue Ivy to New York's Carnegie Hall. Rocking the first of his two back-to-back benefit concerts on Monday, February 6, the rapper husband of gave a sweet treat to those filling the Stern Auditorium at the historic venue with his first live performance of "Glory".
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Rachel McAdams Goes Classy, Channing Tatum Gets Sleek at 'The Vow' L.A. Premiere

February 07, 2012 06:40:07 GMT

and 's upcoming romantic movie, "", has been premiered in Los Angeles on Monday night, February 6. The two stars became the center of attention at the special screening event taking place at the Grauman's Chinese Theatre.
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Rachel McAdams: On-Set Romance Is Too Distracting

January 04, 2012 01:25:07 GMT

It is no secret that has had romantic relationship with her co-stars. She dated after working together on "", and is currently dating her "" co-star , but when it comes to on-set romances, she said it's just "too distracting".
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