Behind McAdams' rather cool, conservative, somewhat impersonal and businesslike demeanor (as described on the previous page), she is much more passionate and emotional. Rachel McAdams often conceals her vulnerability beneath a veneer of toughness or indifference.
Quiet, deep, emotionally complex and intensely private, she is not a person who is easy to get to know and understand. Rachel McAdams is extremely sensitive but disinclined to show it, and she only allows a special few into her inner world. Like a wary animal, she is cautious and mistrustful of those she does not know until "he sniffs them out". She is highly instinctive and intuitive. Rachel McAdams usually has a strong, immediate gut reaction to people, even though she may be unable to clearly articulate why she feels the way she does. Her feelings and perceptions go deeper than words.
Rachel McAdams also has a powerful need for deep emotional relationships and she forms very intense love bonds and attachments. She is possessive and often jealous of anyone or anything that she perceives as a threat to her relationship with someone she loves. When Rachel McAdams commits herself to someone or something, she is wholeheartedly devoted and expects complete loyalty in return. Rachel merges with or "marries" the person she loves at a very deep level and therefore separations are extremely painful for her, and often stormy and nasty. When McAdams has been wounded, she is not inclined to turn the other cheek and will retaliate if at all possible. Rachel will most certainly never forget the hurt and she often harbors grievances and resentment for a very long time. Forgiveness does not come easily to her.
Whatever she does, Rachel does with passion and fervor, and she often goes to extremes. McAdams can be hot or cold, but never lukewarm about anything. McAdams can also be very narrow-minded: either she is 100% involved in something or it does not exist for her at all. Rarely is Rachel McAdams emotionally detached and objective. She definitely has a fanatical streak. She is also immensely strong-willed and her tenacity in pursuing her objectives often borders on obsession. She is filled with fierce pride, courage and emotional strength.
Rachel McAdams loves mysteries and is deeply attracted to the hidden, dark, secret side of life. Rachel never takes things at face value and is always probing beneath the surface of people and situations to discover what is really going on. Rachel McAdams tends to be more of a cynic than an idealist.
Her career, reputation, and public image are very important to McAdams. Rachel McAdams has a strong desire to be influential or make her mark on the world. The merely personal sphere does not satisfy her; her ambitions include making a major contribution and receiving broad recognition for her unique effort and gifts. Rachel McAdams may undervalue the personal or inner side of life.
Both sensitive and sensuous, Rachel blends charm and energy. Rachel McAdams has a healthy sexuality and a good balance between activity and passivity. She may be fond of singing, dancing, music and drama. Romance comes easily to Rachel, and her romantic relationships are passionate.
Rachel McAdams loves to entertain and likes to cultivate social contacts. She enjoys forming close personal relationships with others and most of them should be harmonious. Rachel prefers teamwork rather than separate efforts to realize her goals.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Capricorn and Sun in Scorpio
Sun in Scorpio
Sun in 10th house
Sun Conjunct Venus/Mars
Sun Conjunct N. Node/Asc.