In 2005, she starred in the romantic comedy Wedding Crashers, the psychological thriller Red Eye, and the family comedy-drama The Family Stone.She was hailed by the media as Hollywood's new "it girl", and received a BAFTA nomination for Best Rising Star.Rachel Anne Mc Adams (born November 17, 1978) is a Canadian actress.
After a two-year career break, Mc Adams appeared in two limited release films in 2008; the film noir Married Life and the road trip comedy-drama The Lucky Ones.
She returned to prominence in 2009 by appearing in the political-thriller State of Play, the science-fiction romantic drama The Time Traveler's Wife and the mystery action-adventure film Sherlock Holmes.
In 2010, Mc Adams appeared in her first star vehicle, the comedy Morning Glory.
In 2015, her highest profile roles were in season two of HBO's crime drama True Detective, and as journalist Sacha Pfeiffer in Spotlight.
For her performance in Spotlight, she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.She also made her Canadian film debut that year in the comedy My Name is Tanino.