Being the latest actor to take on the high pressure role of portraying the son of God, Ewan McGregor says when he agreed to star in "Last Days in the Desert" he decided not to focus on the Divine nature of Jesus Christ.
Ewan McGregor throws water on Obi-Wan movie rumors. Jon Favreau may be returning to the director’s seat at Marvel. 10 Cloverfield Lane’s director heads to Black Mirror. Plus more Power Rangers filming, even more footage from Civil War, and a new clip from Agents of SHIELD. Spoilers get! Read more...
The "Star Wars" veteran clarifies that he's not aware of plans for an Obi-Wan Kenobi film, he merely gets asked a lot about one.
Lionsgate has set its release schedule for American Pastoral, a crime drama based on Philip Roth’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, helmed by Ewan McGregor in his directorial debut. The film, which also stars McGregor, Jennifer Connelly, and Dakota Fanning, will open in limited release on October 21 and then expand the following weekend. Show More Summary
On a recent episode of The Graham Norton Show, Ewan McGregor sat down to explain how J.J. Abrams emailed him at the last minute and gave him a small cameo in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Ewan McGregor didn’t even realise he was in it! Help Laughing Squid Grow As an Independent Blog Through a […]
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It’s a story as old as time: Teacher and spouse go on romantic vacation. Teacher meets gregarious foreigner. Foreigner turns out to be high-ranking Russian mobster who passes teacher a flash drive containing the names of British officials in the pocket of criminals, and teacher is pulled into a web of intrigue, spying, and top-secret adventure. Show More Summary
Don’t you hate it when you’re on vacation and the medieval portrait from Ghostbusters II, as played by Stellan Skarsgård, asks you to smuggle a flash drive back to the U.K.? In the new Our Kind of Traitor trailer, Ewan McGregor’s everyman gets accidentally drawn into the world of Russian... More »
If there’s one vacation rule it’s foolhardy to ignore, it’s this: Don’t do favors for Russian mafia money launderers. Nevertheless, Naomie Harris and Ewan McGregor throw caution to the wind in the trailer for Our Kind of Traitor. It’s...Show More Summary
Ewan McGregor has the briefest of cameos in The Force Awakens, in which he says something in voice over — for the life of him, McGregor can't remember what it is. In fact, it seems that Ewan McGregor can't remember much about The Force Awakens at all. Did he even see... More »
Ewan McGregor stopped by The Graham Norton Show, and he didn't seem to be very familiar with Star Wars: The Force Awakens (you might have heard of the film?) SEE ALSO: Ewan McGregor is 'very interested' in an Obi-Wan Kenobi 'Star Wars' spinoff He does manage to give some of the back story on the line he recorded for the film. Show More Summary
Ewan McGregor just confirmed that he did have a role in Star Wars: The Force Awakens while making an appearance on The Graham Norton Show on Thursday (April 7). The 45-year-old actor, who played a young Obi-Wan Kenobi in early Star Wars films, said that his role was pretty small and he doesn’t even remember [...]
Look, we all know that the Star Wars prequels don't have much going for them. However, they do have one awesome trump card in their back pocket: Ewan McGregorÂ and his portrayal of Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi. He proved himself so fit for the role that he ended up as one of the few elements from the prequels to make it into J.J. Show More Summary
Star Wars: The Force Awakens featured performances from a number of famous people, and not just in front of the camera. From Simon Pegg as junk dealer Unkar Plutt to Ewan McGregor briefly voicing Obi-Wan Kenobi again (though they also...Show More Summary
Star Wars veteran Ewan McGregor recently spoke out about his future with the franchise, letting it be known publicly that he’s open to appearing in a potential spinoff film that could see his character from the prequel trilogy, Obi-Wan Kenobi, returning to the screen. Show More Summary
In today’s edition of Sequel Bits: James Cameron offers a non-update on Avatar 2. Laurence Fishburne talks about landing a role in John Wick: Chapter 2. Ewan McGregor says nice things about the Trainspotting sequel script. Jeepers Creepers 3 runs into a huge problem. Show More Summary
Joe Russo discusses Civil War’s darker tone. Jared Leto extols the virtues of playing the Joker in Suicide Squad. Gwendoline Christie promises more Brienne action on Game of Thrones this year. Plus Ewan McGregor is game for an Obi-Wan movie, new pictures from Arrow, and a new SHIELD clip. To me, my Spoilers! Read more...
In today’s edition of Star Wars Bits: Ewan McGregor chats about the possibility of an Obi-Wan Kenobi movie. Billy Dee Williams is set to return to Star Wars Rebels. A not-so-beloved Star Wars character makes a bizarre cameo. Gary Whitta is working on another episode of Star Wars Rebels. Show More Summary
Don Cheadle starring as Miles Davis in a biopic? Don Cheadle directing Don Cheadle AND Ewan McGregor in a Miles Davis biopic? My “radar” maintenance team deserves to be fire, [...]