Rachael Carpani Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 03 Nov, 2019
Facts of Rachael Carpani
Date of Birth: 1980 , August-24
Age: 41 years old
Birth Nation: Australia
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Rachael Carpani
Birth Name Rachael Ann Carpani
Nick Name Racal
Father Tony Carpani
Mother Gael Carpani
Nationality Australian
Birth Place/City Sydney, New South Wales
Profession Actor
Net Worth $1 million
Famous for McLeod's Daughters
Divorce Matt Passmore
Education Australian College of Entertainment at Macquarie University
Movies The Umbrella Man, Triangle, Hating Allison Ashley, The Way Back
TV Show N.C.I.S.: Los Angeles, McLeod's Daughters
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Rachael Carpani is an Australian television and movie actor, as well as a philanthropist. She is most well-known for her role as Jodi Margaret Fountain McLeod-Bosnich in the Australian drama series McLeod's Daughters, for which she received nominations at the 2007 TV WEEK Logie Awards.

Rachael Is An Australian-born Actress

Rachael Carpani was born Rachael Ann Carpani on August 24, 1980, in Sydney, Australia. She is the eldest child of father Tony and mother Gael-has younger brother and sister. She spent most of her childhood in Dural, Hill District in Sydney.

Young Rachael Carpani With Her Younger Brother SOURCE: Instagram

She pursued her degree in acting at the Australian College of Entertainment at Macquarie University. She was also trained in acting at the Drama Works Drama Company. However, she dropped out in her final year to pursue an acting career when she got a big break.

Rachael Rose To Fame From Her Role as Jodi Fountain in McLeod's Daughters

Rachael appeared on television as early as 2001, in the Australian-medical-drama All Saints and the 2002 Australian soap opera Home and Away.

She received widespread recognition and acclaim for her longstanding role in the Australian drama McLeod's Daughters. She portrayed the role of Jodi Fountain, the youngest child of Jack McLeod. Her performance was singled out and critically acclaimed. At the 2007 TV WEEK Logie Awards, she was nominated in the ‘Most Popular Actress’ category as well as the ‘Most Popular Personality in Television' category.

Rachael Carpani as Jodi Fountain in the TV series McLeod's Daughters SOURCE: Stuff

Carpani has since gone on to star in numerous other television series in both Australia and the United States, such as Law Dogs, Cane, Scorched, The Rachels.

She has also starred in the crime drama N.C.I.S.: Los Angeles, starring Chris O’Donnell and LL Cool J, as well as a recurring role in A & E’s crime drama The Glades.

Her roles were also extended to the big screens in feature films such as The Umbrella Man, Triangle, Hating Allison Ashley, and The Way Back.

Aside from her career in acting, Rachael is also a philanthropist. She advocates for mental health awareness and rehabilitation by donating significant sums of money from her father’s funds. Her mother’s struggles with mental illness prompted her to be pro-active and help the less fortunate.

Rachael Carpani Is A Millionaire

As of 2019, Rachael Carpani's net worth is estimated to be around $1 million. She has been a prominent figure in both Australian and American television and movies. Her long and prestigious filmography has made her a millionaire. She also has celebrity brand endorsements that help her supplement her income.

Rachael Dated Matt Passmore And Chad Cornes

While Rachael chooses to keep her personal life under the media radar, some details about her love life have come out. She was linked with the Australian footballer Chad Cornes though their relationship did not last long.

Rachael was also in a relationship with fellow McLeod's Daughters co-star Matt Passmore. They had a five-year-long relationship, starting in 2006. Meanwhile, they were even rumored to be married, however, they never confirmed their nuptials. In 2011, Carpani and Passmore called it quits after five years of relationship. She does not have any children.

Rachael Carpani with former beau Matt SOURCE: IMDb

When Rachael is not busy dazzling audiences with her performance, she enjoys skiing, dirt-bike racing, and horse-riding. She is also passionate about ballet and has trained for over ten years.