Breakout Stars of the Year

They stood out from the pack in '05. We can't wait to see what happens next ...

RACHEL MCADAMS

Signs you could be Hollywood's new It girl:
1. You do it all: Horror (Red Eye), comedy (Wedding Crashers), romance (The Notebook).
2. You're said to be dating a costar (The Notebook's Ryan Gosling).
3. You're likened to a screen queen: "She hates being compared," says Wedding Crashers director David Dobkin, "but I often said to her, 'You can be Julia Roberts.' "