Rachel Matthews - Updated Jun 2024

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Rachel Matthews

Rachel Matthews is a young American actress. Rachel Matthews is mostly known for her involvement in movies like “Frozen II”, “Batwoman”, “Happy Death Day”, and “Happy Death Day 2U” among many other works. She is also good friends with other popular personalities like Camila Mendes, Maggie Rogers, Cole Sprouse, and Charles Melton among others.

Early Life and Childhood

Rachel Matthews was born on 25 October 1993 and she is currently 30 years old. She is from Los Angeles, California and her zodiac sign is Scorpio. Likewise, Rachel’s parents are Leslie Landon and Brian Matthews. Her mother is also an actress and she is the eldest daughter in her family.

Her full name is Rachel Lynn Matthews. Similarly, her grandparents are Michael Landon and Lynn Noe. Her uncles are Michael Landon Jr., Christopher Landon, and Mark Landon whereas her aunt is Jennifer Landon. She also has three siblings namely Justin, Catherine, and Joseph. Justin is also an actor popular for Major Crimes, Phoenix Forgotten, and Sid Is Dead.

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Caption: Rachel Matthews with her family in a childhood photo. Source: Instagram

Rachel developed an interest in acting at an early age. She watched Shirley Temple movies and this helped her develop her interest. This interest led to tap and voice classes. Later, she joined a local theater program at the young age of 10.

Rachel Matthews continued to pursue the stage life. She then studied acting at New York University Tisch School of the Arts. In college, she became friends with fellow actress Camila Mendes and musician Maggie Rogers. Camila was also her roommate upon returning to Los Angeles. Similarly, Maggie featured both Camila and Rachel in her music video Give a Little. She is also good friends with Cole Sprouse. Rachel often features them in her Instagram photos.

Rachel Matthews’ journey with COVID-19

The Frozen 2 actress, Rachel Matthews, shared all the details of her first seven days of symptoms on Instagram. She did this after testing positive for the novel coronavirus the week prior in March 2020. Rachel also added that she had been in quarantine since receiving the diagnosis. She wrote on a Monday Instagram story:

“I tested positive for COVID-19 and have been in quarantine the last week. Unsure of what the next step is (been getting mixed info but will keep you posted) but obviously will remain in quarantine until told to do otherwise”.

Along with this news, Rachel also shared the day-by-day breakdown of her symptoms during the first week in quarantine. She went on to report that she had a sore throat and headache on the first day, which rapidly evolved into horrible body aches, chills, and sharp pain in the lungs the next day.

By the end of the week, Rachel stated that she was still experiencing shortness of breath, loss of appetite, fatigue, and no taste/smell. Despite all these symptoms, Rachel added that she was overall, doing okay. She went on to add, “Thought I’d write down my week in order. Symptoms do vary!! Hope this is helpful for some.”

More Details

On Instagram, Rachel explained that she was exposed to someone with a confirmed COVID-19 case. Hence, this was why she decided to get tested. However, Rachel also explained that the tests are insanely hard to come by. Testing for the novel coronavirus COVID-19 in the United States is lagging behind other countries like South Korea and China for various reasons. Some of these reasons are delayed reporting of local cases and limited distribution.

Rachel also spoke on this matter and said, “Our country is very behind and we don’t have much of a system in place”. She also encouraged her followers to self-quarantine if they feel any symptoms and wrote, “If you have any symptoms at all but can’t find a test please just treat yourself as if you are positive (you most likely are.).”

She also expressed her willingness to help anyone in any way she could. Regarding this issue, Rachel wrote:

Please feel free to reach out and ask me any questions. I really would love to help in any way I can. Again, let’s please be mindful of our decisions – now is the time to be smart and responsible. Let’s take care of one another.

Rachel also reminded her followers that not everyone with the illness shows symptoms. To shed more light on this issue, she reposted Idris Elba’s video. In this video, the actor announced that he tested positive for the novel coronavirus but remained asymptomatic.

Professional Life

In the year 2017, Rachel Matthews made her film debut in Happy Death Day. It is a movie directed by her uncle Christopher Landon. She played sorority house president Danielle Boseman in the movie. This is also the role that she played again in the 2019 sequel Happy Death Day 2U. Moreover, Rachel worked alongside Charles Aitken as a cast member in this movie. These movies are Blumhouse Productions horror comedies.

In 2019, Rachel Matthews also starred as the villainous thief Magpie in the TV series Batwoman. The same year, Rachel also had a small role in the Hulu series Looking for Alaska and voiced a character in Frozen II. In Looking for Alaska, Rachel had a recurring part as Fiona.

Before international fame through popular movies, Rachel was part of a series called The Interestings. This series premiered on Amazon. Likewise, she is also a model. She lent her voice to the role of Honeymaren in the Disney animated movie Frozen II.

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Caption: Rachel with the crew of Frozen II. Source: Instagram

Relationship Status

Rachel Matthews is most probably single at present. She has not spoken much about this issue and she also has yet to share any social media posts that might indicate her present relationships or affairs. Moreover, the young actress has also maintained a clean profile that is away from rumors, scandals, and controversies that might hamper her professional career and personal life. Also, Rachel is more focused on strengthening her career as an actress than being involved in affairs. She can also attract many lovers in the coming days through her charms and talent.

Body Measurements

Rachel Matthews stands tall at a height of 5 feet 3 inches or 1.6 meters. Similarly, her weight is 53 kg or 115 lbs and her chest-waist-hip measurements are 34-25-34 inches respectively. She has beautiful green eyes and dark brown hair color.

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Caption: Rachel posing for a photo. Source: Instagram

Rachel Matthews – Social Media

Talking about her social media presence, Rachel Matthews goes by @rachellynnmatthews on Instagram and her account boasts 665 post shares and 155k followers at the time of preparing this biography. Similarly, she joined Twitter in August 2011 and so far has over 3k followers.

Rachel Matthews – Net Worth 2024

Moving on, Rachel Matthews has a net worth estimation of around $1 million to 5 million dollars. She mostly earns through her various acting projects and modeling among others.