Ewan McGregor
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Ewan McGregor

Scottish Actor
Male
Born Mar 31, 1971
Age 45
Hometown The Fair City (ni...
Religion Secular Humanist
Height 5' 10½" (1...
Nationality Scottish
Alma Mater Fife College of F...
High School Morrison Academy,...

Ewan Gordon McGregor, OBE is a Scottish actor who has had success in mainstream, indie, and art house films. He is perhaps best known for his roles as heroin addict Mark Renton in the drama Trainspotting (1996), Jedi Obi-Wan Kenobi in the Star Wars prequel trilogy (1999–2005), poet Christian in the musical film Moulin Rouge! (2001), and storyteller Edward Bloom in Tim Burton's Big Fish (2003).… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Ewan McGregor.

CHILDHOOD

1971 Birth Born on March 31, 1971.

TWENTIES

1993 22 Years Old 1 More Event
His first professional role was in 1993, when he won a leading role in the Channel 4 series Lipstick on Your Collar. … Read More
1994 - 1996 2 More Events
1998 27 Years Old McGregor played the male romantic lead role in the 1998 British film Little Voice.
1999 28 Years Old In 1999, McGregor starred in the blockbuster Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace as the young Obi-Wan Kenobi, a role originally made famous by Sir Alec Guinness in the original Star Wars trilogy. … Read More

THIRTIES

2001 30 Years Old In 2001, he starred in Moulin Rouge! as the young poet Christian, who falls in love with the terminally-ill courtesan Satine, played by Nicole Kidman.
2002 31 Years Old McGregor reprised his role of Obi-Wan Kenobi for the subsequent prequel Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones in 2002.
2003 32 Years Old In 2003, he starred alongside Renée Zellweger in Down With Love. … Read More
2005 34 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2005, McGregor appeared for the final time as Obi-Wan Kenobi in Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith. … Read More
2006 35 Years Old In 2006, he narrated the Fulldome production Astronaut, created for the National Space Centre. … Read More
2007 36 Years Old In 2007, McGregor starred opposite Colin Farrell in the Woody Allen film Cassandra's Dream.
2009 38 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2009, he co-starred with Jim Carrey in I Love You Phillip Morris and appeared in Amelia alongside Hilary Swank.

FORTIES

2011 40 Years Old At the 2011 Seattle International Film Festival, he was awarded with the SIFF Golden Space Needle Award for Outstanding Achievement in Acting.
In 2012, he was named as a member of the Jury for the Main Competition at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. … Read More
2013 42 Years Old McGregor was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2013 New Year Honours for services to drama and charity.
In 2015, he starred in the film Mortdecai, alongside Johnny Depp, Olivia Munn, and Paul Bettany.
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