Date of birth : 1984-04-11
Date of death : -
Birthplace : Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
Nationality : Australian
Category : Arts and Entertainment
Last modified : 2011-10-18
Rachael Taylor is an Australian actress and model. She made her leading role debut in the short-lived Australian program headLand.
She then made the transition to Hollywood, appearing in the films Transformers, Shutter, and Splinterheads.
Taylor modelled for Skye-Jilly International and competed successfully in the State finals of Miss Teen Tasmania. She has appeared in a number of American productions — such as television movies about Natalie Wood and the making of Dynasty (where she played Catherine Oxenberg), and the horror movies Man-thing and See No Evil.
Taylor played Sasha Forbes on the short-lived Australian drama series headLand. On 3 April 2006, she was nominated for a Logie Award for Most Popular New Female Talent for her role on headLand.
Her most prominent role to date was as "Maggie", a signals analyst, in the 2007 Transformers, where she appeared alongside Megan Fox and Shia LaBeouf. Taylor confirmed that she would not be returning for the Transformers sequel.
In 2009, she completed the Australian feature Cedar Boys and starred in the comedy Splinterheads.
She has also signed to the HBO comedy series Washingtonienne and Melt, an Australian production. Taylor stars in the Russian Science-Fiction thriller film The Darkest Hour, directed by Moscow based filmmaker Chris Gorak.
Taylor began a recurring role on Grey's Anatomy as Dr. Lucy Fields, a Neonatal OB/GYN Surgeon.
In 2011, Taylor joined the cast of the upcoming remake of the television series Charlie's Angels.
View the full website biography of Rachael Taylor.