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Ewan McGregor

Actor Ewan McGregor
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Profession: Actor


Why Famous: Ewan McGregor is a Scottish actor who began his career famous for his roles in a series of Danny Boyle directed films including "Trainspotting".

McGregor went on to star in 3 Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace, Episode II - Attack of the Clones and Episode III - Revenge of the Sith.

Born: March 31, 1971
Birthplace: Perth, Scotland
Age: 50 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries

Married Life

  • 1995-07-22 Actor Ewan McGregor (24) weds production designer Eve Mavrakis (29)

Historical Events

  • 1996-02-23 "Trainspotting" directed by Danny Boyle based on the book by Irvine Welsh, starring Ewan McGregor, Robert Carlyle and Jonny Lee Miller opens in cinemas in the UK and Ireland

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