Rachel McAdams

Rachel McAdams

  • Occupation Actress
  • Age: 45
  • Height: Height: 5' 4''
  • Place Of Birth: London, Ontario
  • Nationality: Canada

Rachel Anne McAdams or popularly known as Rachel McAdams is a Canadian actress. She is best known for her appearance in films like Perfect Pie, My Name Is Tanino, Sings, and Arrows, etc. She was nominated for the Genie Award for her film Perfect Pie which came in 2002. She also received a BAFTA Award nomination for Best Rising Star.

We will be focusing on Rachel McAdams net worth, her personal and professional life, income sources, and other key information of her life. Be with us in this short yet informative journey. Let’s get started.

Early Life

Rachel was born on 17 November 1978 in London, Ontario, Canada. She is the daughter of a truck driver, Lance McAdams, and a nurse, Sandra. She was raised in a Protestant household in St. Thomas. Rachel’s ancestry goes back to Scottish, English, Irish, and Welsh. She started figure skating at the age of four. But later she switched to pair skating at the age of nine.

Rachel has won several regional awards in skating. She attended Myrtle Street Public School and Centra Elgin Collegiate Institute. Besides studying and playing sports, she served on the student council. She directed children’s theatre productions in her late teens. Then she attended York University and graduated from there with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.

Rachel Mcadams Young
Rachel Mcadams Young

Professional Life

Rachel McAdams debuted in a film called My Name Is Tanino in 2002. It was a comedy film from Italian Canadian Co-production. She also debuted in Hollywood with the film The Hot Chick. She got selected to play the role of Regina Geroge in the film Mean Girls in 2004. This role got much praise. The next year, she appeared in three films.

Rachel has received many awards throughout her career that includes Screen Actors Guild Award, Critics Choice Movie Award, Satellite Award, and Independent Spirit Award. She also received a nomination for the Academy Award.

  • Height, Weight, and Other Measurements
  • Height
    1.63 m / 5’ 4”
  • Weight
    54 Kg / 119 lbs
  • Breast/Bust size
    34 in / 87 cm
  • Waist size
    24 in / 61 cm
  • Hips size
    35 in / 89 cm
  • Bra size
    38B (US) / 85B (EU)
  • Cup size
    B (US)
  • Dress Size
    2-4 (US)
  • Shoe (Feet) Size
  • Eye Color
  • Hair color

Personal Life

Rachel McAdams started dating screenwriter Jamie Linden in 2016. This couple had their first son in 2018. Before this, she dated Ryan Gosling, her co-star from The Notebook, and Michael Sheen, her co-star from Midnight in Paris.

Rachel is an environmentalist and launched a website that promotes an eco-friendly lifestyle. She also volunteered with Habitat for Humanity. She also worked with charitable organizations like United Way of Canada, Alzheimer’s Association, and Sunshine Foundation of Canada, etc.

  • Full Name
    Rachel Anne McAdams
  • Date of Birth
    17 November 1978
  • Father
    Lance McAdams (Retired truck driver and furniture mover)
  • Mother
    Sandra McAdams (née Gale) (Nurse)
  • Husband
    Jamie Linden (2016–)
  • Sibling
    Kayleen McAdams (Younger Sister) (Celebrity Makeup Artist), Daniel McAdams (Younger Brother)
  • Children

Rachel McAdams Net Worth

Rachel earned most of her wealth from her acting career. She is a very popular actress and has won several awards and nominations. Her hard work in acting paid off and made her a wealthy actress.

  • Net Worth
    $20 Million
  • Nationality
  • House
    Living own House
  • Car
  • Marital Status
  • Income Source
    Actress, Voiceover Artist
  • Zodiac Sign
  • Sexual Orientation
  • Salary in 2022

Awards & Achievements

  • She won the Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Series for ‘Slings and Arrows’ in 2004.
  • She has won several MTV Movie Awards including one for Best Breakthrough Female Performance for ‘Mean Girls’ in 2005.
  • Rachel McAdams Favorite Things
  • Actor
    Philip Seymour Hoffman
  • Actress
    Laura Dern, Joan Cusack, Samantha Morton, Renée Zellweger, Kate Winslet, Juliette Lewis
  • Color

Rachel McAdams Facts

  • Rachel’s grandmother is of Welsh descent.
  • She was active in sports in her childhood and also remained active in sports until 18. Rachel had won several state-level awards in various contests.
  • Rachel started figure skating at the age of 4. At 9, she received an offer to train for skating in Toronto but turned down the offer. So, it became just her hobby.
  • She was formerly a vegetarian.
  • Rachel had also worked at McDonald’s restaurant in the past for continuous three years. She used to work there during her summer holidays in college.
  • McAdams first developed an interest in acting and performing arts, when she was seven years old.
  • McAdams is allergic to horses.
  • McAdams was first considered for the role of Vesper Lynd in Casino Royale (2006). However, finally, that role was offered to Eva Green (French actress and model) and she accepted.
  • Again for the role of Rachel Dawes in The Dark Knight (2005), she was considered. But, again this part ended up going to Maggie Gyllenhaal.
  • She was born at St. Joseph’s Hospital in London, Ontario in Canada, which is the same one, where her ex-boyfriend Ryan Gosling was born.
  • She turned down the role of Pepper Potts in the Iron Man series, which Gwyneth Paltrow accepted.
  • She endorsed Senator Bernie Sanders for President in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
  • She likes to shop at vintage clothing stores.
  • She co-starred as Sigrit Ericksdóttir, Lars’ bandmate and long-time best friend who wishes for a romantic relationship with him, in the 2020 American musical comedy film, Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga. Her fellow castmates included the likes of Will Ferrell, Dan Stevens, Mikael Persbrandt, Demi Lovato, and Pierce Brosnan.


This discussion about Rachel McAdams net worth ends here. We couldn’t cover everything of this star’s colorful life in such a short write-up but intend to do an elaboration soon. You’re invited.