Ewan McGregor

Ewan McGregor

actor, producer, writer

Ewan McGregor was born on Mar 31, 1971 in UK. Ewan McGregor's big-screen debut came with Lipstick on Your Collar - Season 1 directed by Renny Rye in 1993, strarring Pvt. Hopper. Ewan McGregor is known for Guillermo del Toro's Pinocchio directed by Guillermo del Toro, Ewan McGregor stars as Cricket and David Bradley as Geppetto. Ewan McGregor has got 34 awards and 64 nominations so far. The most recent award Ewan McGregor achieved is Satellite Awards. The upcoming new movie Ewan McGregor plays is Guillermo del Toro's Pinocchio which will be released on Dec 09, 2022.

Ewan Gordon McGregor was born on March 31, 1971 in Perth, Perthshire, Scotland, to Carol Diane (Lawson) and James Charles McGregor, both teachers. His uncle is actor Denis Lawson. He was raised in Crieff. At age 16, he left Morrison Academy to join the Perth Repertory Theatre. His parents encouraged him to leave school and pursue his acting goals rather than be unhappy. McGregor studied drama for a year at Kirkcaldly in Fife, then enrolled at London's Guildhall School of Music and Drama for a three-year course. He studied alongside Daniel Craig and Alistair McGowan, among others, and left right before graduating after snagging the role of Private Mick Hopper in Dennis Potter's six-part Channel 4 series Lipstick on Your Collar (1993). His first notable role was that of Alex Law in Petits meurtres entre amis (1994), directed by Danny Boyle, written by John Hodge and produced by Andrew Macdonald. This was followed by The Pillow Book (1996) and Trainspotting (1996), the latter of which brought him to the public's attention.He is now one of the most critically acclaimed actors of his generation, and portrays Obi-Wan Kenobi in the first three Star Wars episodes. McGregor is married to French production designer Eve Mavrakis, whom he met while working on the television series Kavanagh (1995). They married in France in the summer of 1995, and have four daughters. McGregor formed a production company, with friends Jonny Lee Miller, Sean Pertwee, Jude Law, Sadie Frost, Damon Bryant, Bradley Adams and Geoff Deehan, called "Natural Nylon", and hoped it would make innovative films that do not conform to Hollywood standards. McGregor and Bryant left the company in 2002. He was awarded Officer of the Order of the British Empire in the 2013 Queen's New Years Honours List for his services to drama and charity.Ewan made his directorial debut with American Pastoral (2016), an adaptation of Philip Roth's book, in which Ewan also starred.In 2018 McGregor won an Golden Globe for his work in the TV Series Fargo.

  • Birthday

    Mar 31, 1971
  • Place of Birth

    Perth, Perthshire, Scotland, UK
  • Also known

    伊万·麦克格雷格, Γιούαν Γκόρντον ΜακΓκρέγκορ, Γιούαν ΜακΓκρέγκορ, יואן מקגרגור, إيوان مكريغور, 이완 맥그리거, Юэн МакГрегор, ユアン・マクレガー, ยวน แม็คเกรเกอร์, 伊万·迈克格雷戈

Known For


34 wins & 64 nominations

Satellite Awards
Best Actor in a Miniseries, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Winner - Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Winner - Golden Satellite Award
Critics Choice Super Awards
Best Actor in a Superhero Movie
Winner - CCA Super Award
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Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows