Ewan McGregor Archives

Obi-Wan: Ewan McGregor Would Love Season 2 But "No Talk of It Yet"
Ewan McGregor is ready for another adventure with his signature character Obi-Wan, but it's ultimately up to Disney as they seem to be winging it on the future of the Star Wars franchise The actor reprised his role as the legendary Jedi knight in the 2022 series Obi-Wan Kenobi acts as a bridge between the[...]
Scott Pilgrim: McGregor Wears His Love for Winstead on His Shirt
Ewan McGregor and Mary Elizabeth Winstead might be the unlikely Star Wars power couple, but the Obi-Wan star isn't shy about flexing his geekiness for his wife's work in Scott Pilgrim While Winstead's role in the 2010 live-action Edgar Wright film Scott Pilgrim vs the World as female protagonist Ramona Flowers helped vault her to[...]
Obi-Wan: Deborah Chow on Star Wars Series Future, Season 2 Chances
Director Deborah Chow has become such a pillar for Star Wars' success on Disney+ from her work on The Mandalorian and Obi-Wan Kenobi, with the latter seeing star Ewan McGregor reprise the role after over 15+ years The limited series, similar to projects like 2016's Rogue One and its sequel series Andor, is designed to[...]
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Ewan McGregor, who first appeared in the prequel films, reprised his role as the title character for the Disney+ series Obi-Wan Kenobi While Ewan recruited his daughter Esther Rose McGregor to play Daiyi spice peddler Tetha Grig on the limited series, his wife Mary Elizabeth Winstead was cast as the green Twi'lek rebel pilot Hera[...]
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But if you're waiting on news regarding a second season of Lucasfilm & Disney+'s Ewan McGregor-starring Obi-Wan Kenobi? Well, you might want to check back in with Star Wars Celebration 2027 or later "That is not an active development," shared Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy – though the door isn't completely closed "But I never say[...]
Raymond & Ray: Star Maxim Swinton on Learning from Hawke & McGregor
A young actor like Maxim Swinton was fortunate enough to learn from screen veterans in Ethan Hawke and Ewan McGregor while on the set of AppleTV+'s Raymond & Ray The film follows Raymond (McGregor) and his half-brother Ray (Hawke), who reunite after five years to attend their father's funeral with his dying wish that his[...]
A Gentleman in Moscow: Director Sam Miller Joins Paramount Series
The limited-run series will star Ewan McGregor and debut exclusively on Paramount+ internationally and Showtime in the US The series, which is an adaptation of Amor Towles' best-selling novel of the same name, will be produced by eOne in association with Paramount. Viking Publishing Here's a Look at A Gentleman in Moscow McGregor (Trainspotting) will play Count Alexander[...]
Obi-Wan Kenobi: Disney+ Releases "A Jedi's Return" BTS Doc Trailer
Lucasfilm released the trailer for Obi-Wan Kenobi: A Jedi's Return, a behind-the-scenes look at the Star Wars Disney+ series that features the returns of Ewan McGregor as Obi-Wan "Ben" Kenobi and Hayden Christensen as Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader Both reprised their roles for the first time in live-action since 2005's Revenge of the Sith, which was[...]
Obi-Wan Kenobi: Ewan McGregor on Liam Neeson’s Return as Qui-Gon Jinn
The former Jedi master met his unfortunate end at the hands of Darth Maul (Ray Park), that saw him and his padawan Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor) battle the Sith lord during their climactic battle As part of Qui-Gon's final wishes, Ben promised to train Anakin Skywalker to become a Jedi as the prophesized one to[...]
Obi-Wan Kenobi: Ewan McGregor Has Theory on Star Wars Prequels Hate
Among the beneficiaries was Ewan McGregor, who was cast as Obi-Wan Kenobi in the prequel trilogy and recently reprised his role in the Disney+ series of the same name The original Jedi master to Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) in 1977's A New Hope was played by Sir Alec Guinness McGregor spoke about the initial reaction[...]
Obi-Wan Kenobi Originally a Film Trilogy But Then "Solo" Happened
In fact, it was a planned trilogy before 2018's Solo underperformed at the box office. Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor) in Lucasfilm's OBI-WAN KENOBI, exclusively on Disney+ © 2022 Lucasfilm Ltd & ™ All Rights Reserved. How Solo: A Star Wars Story Ruined Obi-Wan Kenobi Trilogy "Right, so not at all, none I wrote the film that they based[...]
Obi-Wan Kenobi Part VI Sticks Landing by Playing Safe, Smart: Review
This is your minor spoilers warning moving forward… Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor) in Lucasfilm's OBI-WAN KENOBI, exclusively on Disney+ © 2022 Lucasfilm Ltd & ™ All Rights Reserved. One major plot that I hoped Lucasfilm in the Disney era would address that director George Lucas didn't was provide a greater exposition of the Anakin/Obi-Wan relationship[...]
Obi-Wan Kenobi: McGregor, Christensen & Chow See Season 2 Potential
Speaking with Radio Times, director Deborah Chow and stars Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen commented on that possibility. Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor) in Lucasfilm's OBI-WAN KENOBI, exclusively on Disney+ © 2022 Lucasfilm Ltd & ™ All Rights Reserved. "You know, we always did conceive of this as a limited series," Chow said."So it's not an adventure-of-the-week sort[...]
Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi S01E05 Review: The Great Escape Plan
When we last left our heroes in Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi, Ben (Ewan McGregor) thought he managed to evade the Empire with Leia (Vivien Lyra Blair) to some form of a sanctuary in Jabiim As per the normal narrative in the "Star Wars" franchise, tracking devices always come in handy and protagonists almost never check[...]
Obi-Wan Kenobi Star Hayden Christensen Talks Vader, Sand Speech Memes
While we only see a few glimpses of him as Anakin Skywalker in Jedi robes as part of Ben's (Ewan McGregor) hallucinations, most are in his current form as the mechanized cyborg Darth Vader The actor is largely seen full of scars and immersed in a bacta tank as his largely scarred and damaged body[...]
Obi-Wan Kenobi E04 Review: Inquisitor Reva- Smartest Star Wars Villain
When we last left our heroes on Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi, Tala (Indira Varma) & Ben (Ewan McGregor) were trying to make their daring escape with Leia (Vivien Lyra Blair) from the Empire but hit a formidable snag We come to find out that Inquisitor Reva (Moses Ingram) is probably the "Star Wars" universe's smartest[...]
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Sure all the elements we get in our recap form the precursor to the narrative that is to come as the first two episodes show us what the franchise's primary protagonists from the original trilogy in Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor), Luke and Leia have been up to since Sith. Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor) in Lucasfilm's OBI-WAN[...]
Obi-Wan Kenobi Part III Review: McGregor is Becoming Space Logan
It's hard to watch Disney+ & Lucasfilm's Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi and not draw obvious comparisons to the 2017 James Mangold classic Logan because in this case, the current arc has the title character played by Ewan McGregor trying to escort Leia (Vivien Lyra Blair) back to her "parents" on Alderaan Naturally, they're running into some[...]
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We even had Star Trek: Strange New Worlds star Anson Mount making this pledge to Ingram: "We, the Trek Family, have her back." Now, Obi-Wan Kenobi star & executive producer Ewan McGregor is also stepping up, sharing a video thanking viewers for their support before addressing the racist attacks Ingram's had to deal with. LONDON, ENGLAND[...]
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By now, you've witnessed the glory that is Disney+ and Lucasfilm's first two episodes of Obi-Wan Kenobi, starring Ewan McGregor as the titular Jedi Knight The "Star Wars" limited series, also featuring Hayden Christensen returning as Darth Vader, is set 10 years after Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith, where Kenobi (McGregor) faced his greatest defeat:[...]
Ewan McGregor on Obi-Wan Return Being Closer to Alec Guinness' Kenobi
Depending on when you read this you may have already witnessed the glory that is Disney+ and Lucasfilm's first two episodes of Obi-Wan Kenobi, starring Ewan McGregor as the titular Jedi Knight The "Star Wars" limited series, also featuring Hayden Christensen returning as Darth Vader, is set 10 years after Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith,[...]
Obi-Wan Kenobi: Ewan McGregor Hopes There Is Another (Season, That Is)
Speaking with Entertainment Weekly, director Deborah Chow, writer Joby Harold, Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy and star Ewan McGregor talk about the possibilities that could be in store if by chance the Mouse grants the spinoff series a second season for Disney+. Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor) in Lucasfilm's OBI-WAN KENOBI, exclusively on Disney+ © 2022 Lucasfilm Ltd[...]
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There are tons to uncover going into the Disney+ series Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi, which looks to more definitively fill in the gap between 2005's Revenge of the Sith and 1977's A New Hope chronicling the time when the title character played by Ewan McGregor goes into hiding following the Jedi purge Order 66 The[...]
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As we loom closer to the premiere of Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi, Disney+ released a featurette called A Series of Firsts that chronicles star Ewan McGregor's return to the role of the Jedi Master and title character It starts off showing highlights of the film that started the Star Wars franchise, A New Hope (1977),[...]
Obi-Wan Kenobi: Hayden Christensen Reflects Attack of the Clones at 20
So I had a lot that I was drawing from, and then, of course, everything he's going through in the story." LONDON, ENGLAND – MAY 12: Hayden Christensen and Ewan McGregor attend the photocall for the new Disney+ limited series "Obi-Wan Kenobi" at the Corinthia Hotel on May 12, 2022 in London, England Obi-Wan Kenobi will[...]
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And, in large part, the story that we've been trying to tell is his journey of how he went from the end of 'Revenge of the Sith,' with all the pain and the tragedy that happened in that ending, to become the calm and the peaceful Alec Guinness that walked into 'A New Hope.' So[...]
Obi-Wan Kenobi Reveals His New Star Wars Figure on Jimmy Kimmel 
Special guest star and Obi-Wan Kenobi himself, Ewan McGregor, was there, and a very special reveal was showcased That is right; Star Wars fans get the first look at the first Obi-Wan Kenobi action figure for the upcoming figure titled the Wandering Jedi Ewan McGregor told listeners about the photo-real technology that Hasbro used and[...]
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But with Disney+ & Lucasfilm set to launch director Deborah Chow's Ewan McGregor & Hayden Christensen-starring "Star Wars" spinoff series Obi-Wan Kenobi later this month, what better way to wish the world "May the Fourth Be With You! than with the release of the official trailer? But that's not all, because we also have a[...]
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With Lucasfilm & Disney+'s Ewan McGregor & Hayden Christensen-starring "Star Wars" spinoff series Obi-Wan Kenobi ready to let The Force flow beginning Friday, May 27, with the first two episodes, fans have been wondering when they will get their first glimpse at that moment You know, that moment when Obi-Wan (McGregor) & Anakin Skywalker aka Darth[...]