She has been called a young Julia Roberts, does not own a car, lives modestly and rides a bicycle to work.
Rachel McAdams is a star of Canadian origin. He was born on November 17, 1978 and is one of the outstanding stars of Hollywood. As a child, Rachel loved sports, but at the age of 12, everything changed. During the holidays, he took part in an amateur play and discovered that he was born to act. He even received an award from the regional theater festival. If in childhood he was especially fond of figure skating, as a teenager he joined the theater troupe and went there at the same time as school.
Rachel and her younger siblings worked at McDonald’s during the summer holidays to earn money for school. After finishing school, the girl studied theater at York University and received a bachelor’s degree.
McAdams began his acting career in Canada. In 2004, she starred in the movie “Mean Girls“, where the actress was nominated for an MTV award for her role. By the way, because of her distinctive smile, Rachel was also called young Julia Roberts. In the same year, he was filmed in the movie “The notebook“. It was such an impressive and emotional story that the actress earned the love of many people.
Soon he was cast in the film “Red eye“, which brought him great success and income. It is also known that he was supposed to play instead of Anne Hathaway in the movie “The Devil Wears Prada“, but he refused. The filmography of the actor includes: “Midnight in Paris“, “Morning Glory”, “The Time Traveler’s Wife” and so on.
Now the actor devotes more time to his family. In 2021, with his participation, only the animated series “What if …?” came out, where Rachel voiced one of the characters.
He plays excellently in both drama and comedy, although he has not yet received an Oscar statuette. Rachel is known for her environmental activism. He especially cares for nature and the environment. For this reason, he does not have his own car. He goes to work by bicycle or public transport.
Often, actors who fulfill their cherished dream and find themselves in Hollywood move to America. Rachel is a rare exception because she still lives modestly in her native Canada.
McAdams especially likes figure skating and still remembers his childhood hobby. He grew up in a peaceful environment and never had special financial opportunities.
For a long time, Rachel McAdams and Ryan Gosling were considered the perfect Hollywood couple. The actors started dating after shooting the movie “The Notebook“, where they played the role of lovers, and spent more than two years together. Not everyone knows that this modern tale of true love didn’t start out so happily: in fact, McAdams and Gosling constantly argued and yelled at each other on set. But even now, even after the end of the real relationship, the actors are good friends.
This movie was the main melodrama of the 2000s. It is also worth noting that because of the famous shot, Rachel and Ryan received the “Best Kiss” award. After going on stage, the fans cheered and repeated the kiss again.
Now Rachel lives with screenwriter Jamie Linden and has two children.