Rachael Taylor


  • Birthdate
  • Birthplace
  • 1984-07-11
  • Launceston, Tasmania, Australia

Rachael grew up in Tasmania, Australia, with her parents Nigel and Christine. She began modelling during her teens, working for the Skye-Jilly International agency. She competed for Miss Teen Tasmania, as well as the Miss Universe/Miss World state finals. She moved to Sydney to further her modeling career as well as to pursue acting. She also began studying for a degree in History and Politics at the University of Sydney.

In 2004, she landed her first acting role in the TV movie "The Mystery of Natalie Wood". After performing in a few parts, she left her studies to play a regular role on the Australian drama "Headland". She won a Logie award for her performance as 'Most Popular New Female Talent'. Her breakthrough role came in "Transformers" when she played Maggie Madsen.