Rachel McAdams was born on November 17 1978 in London (Ontario) in Canada, in the family of the driver and a nurse. She has a brother and a sister, a child McAdams all three children worked in the "McDonald's".
By the way, in his youth McAdams not plan to engage in the theater, I thought all this "frivolous." But she was convinced that the drama - it's not a joke, and she entered the theater department at York University, from which he graduated with honors.
Like many other young actress, Rachel starred in the beginning of his career in serials. Soon, however, she began to offer roles in feature films. Success to McAdams came after the painting "The Hot Chick." Together with her in this comedy played the famous Rob Schneider.
Comic entrenched role of Rachel, and in 2004 she played in the youth film "Mean Girls". However, this has become a teen idol after it is removed in the same year, touching the tape "The Notebook." With its partner site Ryan Gosling for a long time it met. In 2005, at the MTV Movie Awards Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams he was named the favorite pair of young stars in Hollywood. They received the award for best kiss in the movie "The Notebook." A few years then they parted, then again we began to meet, and in 2008 finally broke up.
In 2005 he starred in McAdams scary thriller "Red Eye," and then in the comedy "The Family Stone" with Sarah Jessica Parker. But the real star roles began for the actress only recently - in 2009, she played as much in three large paintings: "Time Traveler's Wife" with Eric Banna, "Big Game" with Russell Crowe and Ben Affleck and Ribbon Guy Ritchie "Sherlock Holmes" about the adventures of the famous detective, also starring Jude Law and Robert Downey Jr.
In addition to Gosling, including ex-boyfriend of the actress listed Josh Lucas and Ben Jackson, in 2010, she meets with actor Michael Sheen.