Ewan McGregor

Ewan McGregor

Born Mar 31, 1971

Ewan Gordon McGregor 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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1971 Birth Born on March 31, 1971.


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1999, McGregor starred in the blockbuster Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace as the young Obi-Wan Kenobi, a role originally made famous by Sir Alec Guinness in the original Star Wars trilogy.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


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
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.


2011 - 2012 2 More Events
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 action comedy film Mortdecai, alongside Johnny Depp, Olivia Munn, and Paul Bettany. … Read More
2016 45 Years Old In 2016, he made his directorial debut with American Pastoral. … Read More
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