->''"I met this fucking dude in person, I was working on some awards show and there he's standing, right there, and I was like fuck! I was blown away. Like, Jesus Christ, he's fucking beautiful. And he looked at me and he's like: 'Hello' and I was like, I fucking shivered, I started shivering, like fuck! Fucking gorgeous!"''
-->-- '''Creator/LouisCK'''

Ewan Gordon [=McGregor=] (born 31 March 1971) is a popular [[UsefulNotes/{{Scotland}} Scottish]] actor, internationally known for his role in the ''Franchise/StarWars'' prequels but spends just as much time with niche, indie and art house films.

[[AC: List Of (Some) Works]]
* ''Film/ShallowGrave'': Alex
* ''Literature/{{Trainspotting}}'': Renton
** ''Film/T2Trainspotting''
* ''Literature/ThePillowBook'': Jerome
* ''Film/{{Emma}}'': Frank Churchill
* ''Film/BrassedOff'': Andy Barrow
* ''Literature/{{Nightwatch}}'' ([[ForeignRemake The Remake]]): Martin Bells
* ''Film/VelvetGoldmine'': Curt Wild
* ''Franchise/StarWars'': Young Obi-Wan Kenobi
** ''Film/ThePhantomMenace''
** ''Film/AttackOfTheClones''
** ''Film/RevengeOfTheSith''
** ''Film/TheForceAwakens'' (voice only)
* ''Film/MoulinRouge'': Christian
* ''Film/BlackHawkDown'': John Grimes
* ''Film/DownWithLove'': Catcher Block
* ''Young Adam'': Joe Taylor
* ''Film/BigFish'': Young Edward Bloom
* ''WesternAnimation/{{Robots}}'': Rodney
* ''WesternAnimation/{{Valiant}}'': Valiant
* ''Film/TheIsland'': Lincoln Six Echo/Tom Lincoln
* ''[[Literature/AlexRider Stormbreaker]]'': Ian Rider
* ''Film/ILoveYouPhillipMorris'': Phillip Morris
* ''Film/AngelsAndDemons'': Camerlengo Patrick [=McKenna=]
* ''Film/TheMenWhoStareAtGoats'': Bob Wilton
* ''Film/TheGhostWriter'': [=GhostWriter=]
* ''Film/TheImpossible'': Henry Bennett
* ''Film/{{Stay}}'': Dr. Sam Foster
* ''Literature/AmericanPastoral'': Seymour "Swede" Levov (also directed)
* ''Film/BeautyAndTheBeast2017'': Lumière
* ''Series/{{Fargo}}'': Emmit and Ray Stussy

[[AC:Theatre roles]]
* ''Theatre/GuysAndDolls'': Sky (2005-2007, London)
* ''Theatre/{{Othello}}'': Iago (2007-2008, London)

* ''Series/LongWayDown'' (2004) and its sequel ''Long Way Round'' (2007), in which [=McGregor=] and his friend Charley Boorman ride motorcycles literally around the world.

!! Tropes:
* OohMeAccentsSlipping: His American accent in ''Film/ILoveYouPhillipMorris'' and French accent in 'Film/BeautyAndTheBeast2017'' do waver from time to time.