Born: March 31,1971 Perth, Scotland, United Kingdom
Spouse: Eve Mavrakis
Height: 5 feet 8 inches
Biography: Ewan McGregor is a Scottish actor who has made a name in mainstream, indie, and art house films. His best performances are as a heroin addict Mark Renton in the drama Trainspotting (1996), Jedi Obi-Wan Kenobi in the Star Wars prequel trilogy (1999–2005), poet Christian in the musical film Moulin Rouge! (2001), and Dr. Alfred Jones in romantic comedy-drama Salmon Fishing in the Yemen. He received Golden Globe nominations for Best Actor – Musical or Comedy for both Moulin Rouge! and Salmon Fishing in the Yemen. McGregor has also received critical acclaim for his starring roles in theatre productions of Guys and Dolls and Othello. In 2010 he won Best Actor at the 23rd European Film Awards for the title role in Roman Polanski's film The Ghost Writer.