Rachel Mcadams Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

25th October 2016

Quote: "It would be exciting. We reunited for a photo shoot a couple of years ago, but I don't know. I would do anything with Tina Fey, so if she's up for it... It's still one of my favourite scripts I've ever read. I was saying, 'I'll play any part in this please, please, please', so I would love to work with her again." Rachel McAdams is interested in signing on for a Mean Girls sequel. The 2004 film also featured Lindsay Lohan and Amanda Seyfried.

20th October 2016

Quote: "I asked him about that. I said, 'How do you feel about your Cumberb**ches?' and he said, 'Oh, it's very flattering, but I just wish they would call themselves something more respectable like Cumberhumans or Cumberpeople'." Actress Rachel McAdams reveals her Doctor Strange co-star Benedict Cumberbatch isn't a big fan of the name his fans have coined for themselves.

2nd December 2015

Quote: "I stalked her kind of! I stalked her online... It was great because Sacha was doing Boston radio at the time, so even when I was getting ready in the morning, brushing my teeth or whatever (before shooting), I could just listen to her interview from the day and get her voice in my head... The pressure to get someone's story right and to be as authentic as possible and as honest as possible, especially when it's based on the truth... there was equal parts excitement and anxiety about it." Actress Rachel McAdams went all out to perfect her tone and accent for her portrayal of real-life former Boston Globe reporter Sacha Pfeiffer in critically-acclaimed journalism drama Spotlight, about the investigation into sexual abuse by Catholic priests in Boston, Massachusetts.

29th July 2015

Quote: "I try to shut out ideas about why you should do things. Trying to do good architecture and really designing a career? There's some attention to be paid to that, but I don't think it's everything." Actress Rachel McAdams chooses her film projects solely based on her instincts.

15th July 2015

Quote: "I'm like, 'Who are these people? How did they confirm that?' I find it really confusing... It's an odd little thing." Actress Rachel McAdams plays coy when asked about reports she's dating her True Detective co-star Taylor Kitsch.

8th July 2015

Quote: "He was fighting more than a champion boxer would. He was going hundreds of rounds a day to get the shot, day after day. They were always playing hardball; there was never any letting up. I was very worried for him." Rachel McAdams was concerned her Southpaw co-star Jake Gyllenhaal was doing too much in the movie.

23rd July 2014

Quote: "I smell like a dirty hippie most of the time. I love patchouli and I wear patchouli oil and everybody always says, 'You smell hike a hippie', but I'm Ok with that." Actress Rachel McAdams has a very distinctive scent.

5th June 2014

Fact: Actors Rachel McAdams, Valerie Bertinelli, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Lauren Graham, Kelsey Grammer and Cynthia Nixon are set to trace their ancestry on the upcoming season of Tv genealogy series Who Do You Think You Are?, which premieres in America on 23 July (14).

13th November 2013

Quote: "At the airport in Toronto, I saw the author Margaret Atwood. I normally don't go up to anyone, but I sort of fell over myself in front of her and sputtered out, 'I love you!' I'm sure she had no idea who I was." Actress Rachel McAdams felt starstruck meeting The Handmaid's Tale writer in Canada.

30th October 2013

Quote: "Every so often, if I see movies on that I'm in, I'll stop and watch for about two seconds and then I'll throw the converter (remote control) away and feel really weird." Rachel McAdams can't bear to watch herself onscreen.

29th August 2013

Quote: ''Bill Nighy, he just makes my heart swell. There's this scene where I had to... you know he's sick, and I had to give him a hug and it's kind of like maybe the last time we see him. I was crying that whole day. I could not stop every time I went to hug him. And then he'd have to remind me like, 'I'm not actually dying.' I was like, 'I know, but it's just so sad.'" Rachel McAdams got emotional on the set of Richard Curtis' new romantic comedy About Time.

28th February 2013

Fact: The Toronto Raptors mascot cheered up newly-single Rachel McAdams on Monday (25Feb13) by presenting the actress with a bouquet of flowers and a stuffed dinosaur as she sat courtside during the Canadian basketball team's game in her native Ontario. The Midnight in Paris beauty recently split from actor Michael Sheen after two years of dating.

21st June 2012

Quote: "When we travel, they book separate hotel rooms for us and we say: 'We can bunk together, we'll have twin beds.' Never in my wildest dreams did I think my sister and I would be travelling around to movie premieres and walking along the red carpet together." Rachel McAdams loves having her sister Kayleen as her make-up artist.

16th February 2012

Fact: Rachel McAdams and Channing Tatum's romantic drama The Vow was the ultimate date movie for U.S. lovers on Valentine's Day (14Feb12) - the film grossed a huge $11.6 million (£7.25 million) on Tuesday alone as couples celebrated their love on the most romantic day of the year. The new release, based on a true story, topped the U.S. box office last weekend (11-12Feb12), opening with $41.2 million (£25.8 million).

4th January 2012

Quote: "I loved soap operas when I was young, so Antonio Sabato, Jr. and Maurice Benard from General Hospital. And who could forget Josh Brolin in The Goonies?" Rachel McAdams lists her crushworthy men. The actress is currently dating British actor Michael Sheen.

23rd May 2011

Quote: "It's a very Scorpion quality. If we're not in, we're so not in. But once we've committed, you won't be able to get rid of us. 'You thought you wanted me? Now you're going to find out.'" Actress Rachel McAdams insists her dedication to her work is a common quality of her astrological star sign.

26th February 2011

Fact: Ben Affleck and Rachel McAdams are to play lovers in a top secret new TERRENCE MALLICK movie. The couple have already shot the untitled film, which also features Javier Bardem and Bond girl Olga Kurylenko.

19th October 2010

Quote: "I'm not shy. But I feel like I give off more confidence than I really have. I get in trouble for being overly friendly at times." Actress Rachel McAdams tries to curb her enthusiasm.

19th October 2010

Quote: "I usually take away one close relationship from every job, some romantic, some not." Rachel McAdams, who has dated her The Notebook co-star Ryan Gosling and actor Josh Lucas, admits she is often drawn to colleagues.

19th December 2009

Fact: Rachel McAdams and her sister and brother all used to work at a hometown MCDonald's. Her younger sister was the fast food restaurant's manager.

19th December 2009

Fact: The Notebook star Rachel McAdams' first paying role was in an Italian film, even though she couldn't speak the language.

17th December 2009

Quote: "I took a knife class a couple of weeks ago. I feel like when I chop salad it just doesn't look pretty. So anyway, I sharpened up." Actress Rachel McAdams is perfecting her culinary skills.

16th December 2009

Quote: "Rachel isn't looking for a lot of friends and a big fat social life. I don't feel like she's drawn toward 'everyone love me' or 'I want to be the richest woman on Earth.' But of course, men fall in love with her like crazy." Diane Keaton lavishes praise on her The Family Stone co-star Rachel McAdams.

16th December 2009

Quote: "I grew up watching so much television. I'd begin with Days of Our Lives, then Another World, and finish off with General Hospital. And before dinner I'd watch Oprah. I would fake sick all the time to the point where I'd convince myself I was sick. In high school I really didn't pay attention. I took the bare minimum to get by." Rachel McAdams skipped school as a youngster because she was obsessed with daytime TV.

17th August 2009

Quote: "Nobody really cares that I go to the post office or buy deodorant at the drug store. In Toronto where I live, no one really cares." Actress Rachel McAdams insists the paparazzi isn't a problem in her native Canada.

14th August 2009

Quote: "Having a few (kids) would be great. (I'm) looking forward to it. My mom is a great inspiration to me. She's a nurse and very nurturing and gentle. She lets me be who I am. Hopefully I can take on those qualities and be as great as her." Hollywood actress Rachel McAdams is looking forward to having children.

14th August 2009

Quote: "If it's eating ice cream, do what you love. Just have a good time. That's what I would do." The Notebook star Rachel McAdams offers up her advice for surviving a break-up.

13th August 2009

Quote: "The costumes were fabulous. It really was like out of Gone With the Wind. Then there were the corsets. I would try to push my stomach out when they were coming to strap me in, so I could get a little more breathing room. Their trick was to make me laugh and then they'd tighten me up. I admit breathing properly was a problem." Actress Rachel McAdams on donning traditional Victorian dress for her role in SHERLOCK HOLMES.

11th May 2009

Quote: "I do like being older. What's great about getting older is that you really start to know yourself and you start to be much more clear. There's a tendency in our society to be a people-pleaser and to be nice. I think that it's nice to get a little bit older and be a little more straightforward, know what you want and ask for it." Actress Rachel McAdams, 30, is ageing gracefully.

11th May 2009

Quote: "I like living close to my family. I don't feel the need to move to Los Angeles even though I've really come to enjoy it. I don't feel you have to live in Hollywood to work in Hollywood. To me it doesn't make much of a difference where you live because I lead such a gypsy lifestyle anyway." Actress Rachel McAdams is determined never to leave her home in Toronto, Canada.

6th March 2007

Fact: Rachel McAdams has turned down a variety of roles including the romantic leads in MISSION: Impossible III and Casino Royale and Anne Hathaway's parts in The Devil Wears Prada and the upcoming GET SMART.

6th February 2006

Fact: <p>WEDDING CRASHERS star Rachel McAdams will host the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Scientific and Technical Awards on 18 February (06) at The Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles. The event is known as the 'Technical Oscars.' </p>

29th September 2005

Fact: <p>Rachel McAdams and Jake Gyllenhaal have been chosen to receive the Hollywood Breakthrough Actress and Actor of the Year Awards on 24 October (05) by the Hollywood Film Festival. </p>

12th August 2005

Fact: <p>Actress Rachel McAdams, 28, didn't board an airplane until she was 22. </p>

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