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 28,976,047 page views. Her biography is available in 80 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 77 in 2019). Rachel McAdams is the 1,028th most popular actor (up from 1,083rd in 2019), the 76th most popular biography from Canada (down from 73rd in 2019) and the 19th most popular Actor.

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  • 80

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  • 6.13

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  • 5.00

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Among actors, Rachel McAdams ranks 1,028 out of 9,996Before her are Jesper Christensen, Lena Olin, Diane Kruger, Theda Bara, Edward James Olmos, and Paul Scofield. After her are Claude Gensac, Vic Morrow, Run Run Shaw, Andy Lau, Michael Biehn, and Roddy McDowall.

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Among people born in 1978, Rachel McAdams ranks 10Before her are Carles Puyol, Miroslav Klose, Didier Drogba, Michelle Rodriguez, Omar Sy, and Charlene, Princess of Monaco. After her are Steve Chen, Ashton Kutcher, Ian Somerhalder, Daniel Brühl, James Franco, and Gennaro Gattuso.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Rachel McAdams ranks 76 out of 1,350Before her are John Charles Fields (1863), Mylène Farmer (1961), Norman Bethune (1890), Avril Lavigne (1984), A. E. van Vogt (1912), and Wayne Gretzky (1961). After her are Yvonne De Carlo (1922), Rick Moranis (1953), Maurice Richard (1921), Gordie Howe (1928), Victor Garber (1949), and Reginald Fessenden (1866).

Among ACTORS In Canada

Among actors born in Canada, Rachel McAdams ranks 19Before her are Pamela Anderson (1967), Glenn Ford (1916), Ryan Gosling (1980), Mack Sennett (1880), John Candy (1950), and Mike Myers (1963). After her are Yvonne De Carlo (1922), Rick Moranis (1953), Victor Garber (1949), Michael Ironside (1950), Graham Greene (1952), and Norma Shearer (1902).

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