Rachael was recently seen in MELODY, which won her the Best Actress Award at the 2014 Montreal Film Festival. Other film credits include My Mistress and Sleeping Beauty, which screened in competition at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival, as well as Cherry Tree Lane, Pinprick, Summer, Derailed with Clive Owen, Tom White, which earned her nominations for the AFI Award and Film Critics Circle of Australia Award for Best Supporting Actress and Perfect Strangers, where she won Best Actress at Fantasporto and Vladivostok International Film Festival. For Lantana she was awarded the AFI Award, IF Award and a nomination for a FCCA Award for Best Actress.
Rachael has also won both an AFI Award and Silver Logie for her television work and has appeared in some of Australia’s most popular television series. Rachael was awarded the Centenary Medal for her services to the Australian Film Industry in 2001. In 2016 she appeared in Alex Proyas’ Gods of Egypt alongside Gerard Butler and will next appear in James Vanderbilt’s feature Truth alongside Cate Blanchett and Robert Redford.