Rachel Nichols

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Quotes (106)

  • Rachel: It doesn't matter if you're sad or hung-over or lazy or tired - a workout will get your endorphins pumping, and you'll feel like a new person almost instantly.

  • Rachel: Sometimes, when full and in fear that I will continue to eat unwanted food just because it's staring at me, I will place my napkin over the remaining portion. This is what I frequently refer to as a 'food funeral.'

  • Rachel: I love to clean my ears. I've heard that you're not supposed to do it every day, but I throw caution to the wind for some quality time with a strong Q-Tip.

  • Rachel: I have a lot of Twitter rules. I never swear on Twitter, and if anybody's inappropriate, I block them. I have young followers.

  • Rachel: I'm a girl that loves cars. I've always loved them. I love to drive with the windows down, sunroof open, and music pumping.

  • Rachel: I always knew I'd go back to school. Modeling was a means to an end, making money for graduate school.

  • Rachel: I'd like to do a little bit more adventurous TV. Maybe Showtime or HBO or just a little bit edgier. But I would go back to NBC, CBS, whatever.

  • Rachel: My type is really young, short, athletic, and smart. I know, you want to be with someone who's going to be your friend - yeah, yeah, yeah. I want the Adonis line, the two down the hips to the waist. And a guy has to be able to accept criticism about his clothing. I can be very particular about what I like and don't like.

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Trivia (22)

  • Rachel has graced the pages of the following magazines: Cosmopolitan (June 2001), Maxim - Swimsuit Edition (June 2001), Maxim (June 2003), Maxim - Latin America (September 2003), and Esquire (February 2005).

  • Rachel has been compared to The Silence of the Lambs star Jodie Foster, not only for her looks but also for the similarity of her role in the FOX series The Inside to Foster's character in the suspense thriller.

  • Rachel attended Cony High School in Augusta, Maine.

  • Rachel shares her name with the ESPN reporter and Page2 columnist Rachel Alexander Nichols, daughter-in-law of film director Mike Nichols, whom the actress has worked with in Charlie Wilson's war (2007).

  • Rachel's father, Joe, is a schoolteacher while her mother, Alison, engages in fund-raising activities. She has a younger sibling.

  • Before she became a model and actress, Rachel's ambition was to become an analyst in Wall Street.

  • Rachel married movie producer Scott Stuber on July 26, 2008 in Aspen, Colorado.

  • Rachel imposes a "20-page" rule upon herself when choosing roles. When she has read at least 20 pages of a script and is still not into the story, she passes it up.

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