She has starred in the romantic drama reporters who uncover the Catholic Church sexual abuse scandal within the newspaper's home city.
For her role, Mc Adams earned the first Oscar nomination of her career, receiving a supporting actress nod.
She meets injured soldier Lon Hammond in the hospital.
She once said about being a former vegetarian, "it made me very tired.
I just ate pasta—I was the most unhealthy vegetarian ever!
In 2001, Mc Adams landed her debut television performance, playing a bulimic girl in the Disney series; for her role in the low-budget film, she was nominated for a Genie Award (Canada's Oscar).
With her career now gaining momentum, Mc Adams moved to Los Angeles, where she was cast opposite Rob Schneider in the 2002 comedy interview. her selectiveness shows wisdom greater than her years about her place in the industry.