Who is Ewan McGregor?
Ewan McGregor is a Scottish actor. He is popularly known for his work in movies like “Birds of Prey”, which co-starred Margot Robbie, “Stormbreaker”, “Miss Potter” and “The Birthday Cake”. Ewan McGregor is also known for his portrayal of “Obi-Wan Kenobi” in “Star Wars Episode 1: The Phantom Menace.”
Ewan McGregor played the lead character “Danny Torrance” in the 2019 American supernatural horror film “Doctor Sleep”.
Ewan McGregor’s full name is Ewan Gordon McGregor. He was born on March 31st, 1971 in Perth, Scotland to his parents – Carol Diane McGregor (mother) and James Charles Stewart McGregor (father). As of August 2023, Ewan McGregor is 52 years old.
About Ewan McGregor’s parents
Ewan McGregor’s mother, Carol Diane McGregor (née Lawson) is a retired teacher and deputy headteacher. She has also appeared in movies like, “Shallow Graves” and “Instant Credit”.
Ewan McGregor’s father, James Charles Stewart McGregor is a retired physical education teacher.
About Ewan McGregor’s siblings
Ewan McGregor has a brother from his parents’ marriage. His older brother, Colin McGregor is a former pilot in the Royal Air Force. Colin McGregor was born in 1969 in Crieff, Scotland and is currently 54 years old.
About Ewan McGregor’s marriage and wedding
As of the time of publishing this article (August 2023), McGregor is married to his second wife Mary Elizabeth Winstead. Ewan McGregor got married Winstead after divorcing his first wife Eve Mavrakis.
List of women Ewan McGregor has dated
- Ewan McGregor was previously married to Eve Mavrakis.
- Ewan McGregor was rumoured to be in a relationship with Melanie Laurent in 2010. This was later found to be untrue.
- Ewan McGregor married Mary Elizabeth Winstead in 2022.
About Ewan McGregor’s marriage to Eve Mavrakis
Eve Mavrakis is a French-Greek production designer and art director. She was born on June 22, 1966, in Dordogne, France and is currently 57 years old. Eve Mavrakis is popularly known for her work in movies like “Imagine Me & You” and “Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels.”
Ewan McGregor and Eve Mavrakis met on the set of the 1995 series”Kavanagh Q. C.” They got married not long after on July 22, 1995.
In 2015, when asked about his marriage to Eve Mavrakis, Ewan McGregor said:
“It was fantastic, in a way. I was living out my dream of being an actor and I was doing a lot of wild partying. So she was with me through all of that craziness. I knew right then that I really wanted to be with her and I knew I wanted to be with her in a different way to all the other many, many women I’d been with up to that point. And I wasn’t wrong. I made the right choice.”
Eve Mavrakis and Ewan McGregor have four daughters together (two of the girls were adopted). However, the couple separated in May 2017 and on January 19, 2018, Ewan McGregor filed for divorce from Mavrakis, citing irreconcilable differences as the reason for the divorce. The divorce was a little messy and was eventually finalized in 2020.
Speaking about the split, Mavrakis said:
“It’s disappointing and upsetting but my main concern is our four children are okay.”
About Ewan McGregor’s marriage to Mary Elizabeth Winstead
Mary Elizabeth Winstead is an American actress and singer. She is popularly known for her roles in movies like “Gemini Man,” “All About Nina” and “Birds of Prey.” Mary Elizabeth Winstead was born on November 28, 1984, in Rocky Mount, North Carolina, the United States and is currently 38 years old.
Ewan McGregor and Mary Elizabeth Winstead met in 2016 while on the set of the TV series, “Fargo.” At the time of their initial meeting, Ewan McGregor was still married to Eve Mavrakis and Mary Elizabeth Winstead was married to Riley Stearns.
In 2017, Mary Elizabeth Winstead announced her split from Riley Stearns and Ewan McGregor separated from Eve Mavrakis. Months later, in October 2017, Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Ewan McGregor were seen kissing in London. They went public with their relationship in November 2017 when they were seen walking hand-in-hand in Los Angeles. In January 2018, McGregor kissed Winstead at the Critics Choice Awards. Ewan McGregor and Mary Elizabeth Winstead welcomed their son in June 2021 and then tied the knot in April 2022.
As of the time of writing, the couple are still together and going strong in their relationship.
About Ewan McGregor’s kids
As of the date of the publication of this article, Ewan McGregor has a total of five children – four girls from his previous marriage to Eve Mavrakis and a son from his current marriage to Mary Elizabeth Winstead.
List of Ewan McGregor’s children
1. Clara Mathilde McGregor
Clara McGregor was born on February 1996 to Ewan McGregor and Eve Mavrakis. She is currently 27 years old. At the beginning of Mary Elizabeth Winstead’s relationship with Ewan McGregor, Clara McGregor spoke openly about not supporting the relationship. In an Instagram comment, Clara McGregor even referred to Mary Elizabeth as a piece of trash, blaming her for her parents’ divorce. However, Clara McGregor has since apologized for her actions and is no longer feuding with Winstead.
2. Esther Rose McGregor
Esther McGregor was born on November 7, 2001, to Ewan McGregor and Eve Mavrakis. She is currently 21 years old. She is a model. She is also reportedly queer. Esther McGregor was also against Ewan McGregor’s relationship with Mary Elizabeth Winstead but has since come around and warmed up to them.
3. Jamyan McGregor
Jamyan McGregor was born in June 2001 in Mongolia and is currently 22 years old. She is the adopted daughter of Ewan McGregor and Eve Mavrakis. She was adopted by the ex-couple in 2006. While filming a television series in Mongolia, Ewan McGregor came across Jamyan, an orphan and decided to adopt her.
4. Anouck McGregor
Not much information is currently available about Ewan McGregor’s second adoptive daughter. However, she joined the McGregor family in 2011.
5. Laurie McGregor
Laurie McGregor was born on June 26, 2021, to Ewan McGregor and his second wife Mary Elizabeth Winstead. He is currently two years old. He is the only son of Ewan McGregor, as of the time of writing.