Rachel McAdams

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Rachel Anne McAdams (born November 17, 1978) is a Canadian actress. After graduating from a theatre degree program at York University in 2001, she worked in Canadian television and film productions, such as the drama film Perfect Pie (2002), for which she received a Genie Award nomination, the comedy film My Name Is Tanino (2002), and the comedy series Slings and Arrows (2003–2005), for which she won a Gemini Award. In 2002, she made her Hollywood film debut in the comedy The Hot Chick. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rachel McAdams has received more than 26,463,079 page views. Her biography is available in 77 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 74 in 2019). Rachel McAdams is the 1,083rd most popular actor (down from 829th in 2019), the 73rd most popular biography from Canada (down from 65th in 2019) and the 20th most popular Canadian Actor.

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  • 66.93

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 77

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.03

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.44

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Rachel McAdams ranks 1,083 out of 10,030Before her are Anne Meara, Clara Bow, Lilli Palmer, Dyanne Thorne, Don Taylor, and Eva Mendes. After her are Anny Ondra, Delphine Seyrig, Sacha Baron Cohen, Michu Meszaros, Lionel Stander, and Martin Freeman.

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Among people born in 1978, Rachel McAdams ranks 10Before her are Carles Puyol, Didier Drogba, Michelle Rodriguez, Gennaro Gattuso, Frank Lampard, and Ashton Kutcher. After her are Ian Somerhalder, Omar Sy, Volodymyr Zelensky, James Franco, Juan Román Riquelme, and Katherine Heigl.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Rachel McAdams ranks 73 out of 1,130Before her are David H. Hubel (1926), William Vickrey (1914), Mike Myers (1963), Carrie-Anne Moss (1967), Geneviève Bujold (1942), and Yvonne De Carlo (1922). After her are Mylène Farmer (1961), Rudolph A. Marcus (1923), Edward Dmytryk (1908), Justin Bieber (1994), Lester B. Pearson (1897), and Victor Garber (1949).

Among ACTORS In Canada

Among actors born in Canada, Rachel McAdams ranks 20Before her are Ryan Gosling (1980), Mack Sennett (1880), Mike Myers (1963), Carrie-Anne Moss (1967), Geneviève Bujold (1942), and Yvonne De Carlo (1922). After her are Victor Garber (1949), John Candy (1950), Norma Shearer (1902), James Doohan (1920), Eric McCormack (1963), and Deanna Durbin (1921).

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