The Scottish actor, singer, and director who took the role of the young Obi-Wan Kenobi in Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace I (1999), Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002) and Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005). He took part in the making of the movie 'Beauty and the Beast' (2017) as well.
March 31, 1971
Ewan McGregor came to international attention when he played the character of Obi-Wan Kenobi on the first three Star Wars episodes: ‘Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace’ (1999), ‘Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones’ (2002), and ‘Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith’ (2005). He is also famous for his starring role as Christian, the playwright and lover of Satine, played by Nicole Kidman, in the blockbuster film ‘Moulin Rouge!’ (2001).
The pronunciation of his first name is You-an.
McGregor adopted two girls: a four-year-old Mongolian girl named Jamyan who he met while traveling the world in 2004 and another child in 2011 named Anouk.