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Doug Liman Says ‘Everest,’ Starring Ewan McGregor, Sam Heughan and Mark Strong, Will Be the ‘Ultimate Adventure Film’

In a presentation to buyers delivered at the start of the Pre-Cannes Screenings on Monday, director Doug Liman described his new movie “Everest,” set to star Ewan McGregor, Sam Heughan and Mark Strong, as the “ultimate adventure film.” HanWay Films is selling international rights at the virtual market, while UTA Independent Film Group handles U.S. […]
Tags: News, Global, Ewan McGregor, Mark Strong, Sam Heughan, Doug Liman, UTA Independent Film Group, Ewan McGregor Sam Heughan

Carrie Fisher, Ewan McGregor, and Ming-Na Wen Are Getting Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Three Star Wars veterans will soon be immortalized with stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. There’s Ewan McGregor, who is set to reprise the role of Obi-Wan Kenobi in an upcoming Disney+ series; the late Carrie Fisher, who played General Leia Organa across two trilogies of films; and Ming-Na Wen, whose Star Wars credits include The Mandalorian, The Bad Batch, and the upcoming The Book of Boba Fett. But these three performers aren’t the only ones being memorialized with stars on the tourist-hea...
Tags: Star Wars, Movies, Los Angeles, Carrie Fisher, Michael Strahan, Hollywood Walk Of Fame, Ewan-McGregor, Cool Stuff, Walk Of Fame, Leia Organa, Kenan Thompson, Tcl, Hollywood Boulevard, Vine Street, Obi Wan Kenobi, Hollywood Check

Star Wars’ Liam Neeson Reveals What Qui-Gon Jinn's Force Ghost Would Say To Ewan McGregor's Obi-Wan

If there's one thing the Star Wars franchise loves, it's Force Ghosts.
Tags: Religion, Liam Neeson, Ewan McGregor

‘Everest’ Will See Ewan McGregor Scale a Mountain With ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ Director Doug Liman

Mount Everest, the world’s tallest mountain above sea level, has been the subject of several movies and documentaries, including a star-studded but mostly forgettable 2015 film about the 1996 disaster that claimed eight lives. But Edge of Tomorrow and The Bourne Identity director Doug Liman is now set to make his own Mount Everest film – the not-exactly-creatively-titled Everest – and Ewan McGregor (Trainspotting, Moulin Rouge), Sam Heughan (Outlander), and Mark Strong (Green Lantern, Shazam!) ...
Tags: Movies, Casting, Everest, Charlie Hunnam, Tom Cruise, Mount Everest, True Story, Mark Strong, Sam Heughan, Richard Dreyfuss, Mallory, Action/Adventure, Doug-Liman, Ewan-McGregor, Liman, Sheldon Turner

Ewan McGregor's daughter Clara walks red carpet with dog bite face wounds after ER visit

Ewan McGregor's daughter Clara is one tough cookie, showing up to a movie premiere with fresh dog bite wounds on her face.        [Author: USA TODAY]
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Ewan McGregor’s Daughter Clara Goes From Emergency Room To Red Carpet After Dog Bite

Clara McGregor walked the red carpet for her new movie less than an hour after a dog bite sent her to the ER.
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Ewan McGregor’s Daughter Clara Went From Emergency Room To Red Carpet After Dog Bite

Clara McGregor walked the red carpet for her new movie less than an hour after a dog bite sent her to the ER.
Tags: News, Ewan McGregor, Clara, Clara McGregor

The Book of Boba Fett Wants to Dive Back Into Star Wars' Past

Mindy Kaling’s Velma animated series is taking some surprising turns. Gugu Mbatha-Raw teases her Loki role. Plus, what’s next on Charmed and Batwoman, and there are some suitably mysterious set pictures from Obi-Wan Kenobi. Spoilers get!Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Science, Netflix, Batwoman, Darth Vader, Kate, Ewan McGregor, Robert Rodriguez, Mindy Kaling, Boba Fett, Loki, Mary, Epix, Gugu Mbatha Raw, Obi Wan Kenobi, Scooby Doo

Ewan McGregor's daughter breaks silence after horrific dog bite injury

Ewan McGregor's daughter suffered a horrific injury last week when she was bitten on...
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Star Wars Bits: The Mandalorian, Obi-Wan Kenobi, The Book of Boba Fett, Andor, The Bad Batch, and More!

In this edition of Star Wars Bits: Ewan McGregor and Pedro Pascal talk Star Wars The Mandalorian Season 3 Production Notes Robert Emms, Duncan Pow, and More Join Star Wars: Andor Michelle Ang Talks Omega in Star Wars: The Bad Batch Regal Robot’s Holochess Prop Replicas And more! Ewan McGregor and Pedro Pascal talk Star Wars Ewan McGregor and Pedro Pascal sat down for a 30-minute virtual chat for Variety’s Actors on Actors. McGregor, who can currently be seen in Netflix’s Halston as th...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Disney, Los Angeles, Netflix, New Zealand, Lucasfilm, Ben Mendelsohn, Ewan McGregor, Pascal, Omega, McGregor, Barnes, Collider, IDW, Obi-wan Kenobi

The Morning Watch: ‘Bridesmaids’ Airplane Scene Breakdown, Ewan McGregor Interviews Pedro Pascal & More

(The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fan-made productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows.) In this edition, watch as director Paul Feig takes a look back at the hilarious Bridesmaids airplane scene for the comedy’s 10th anniversary. Plus, listen as Star Wars franchise star Ewan McGregor interviews The Mandalori...
Tags: Movies, Friends, Disney, Lego, Paul Feig, Ellie Kemper, Ewan-McGregor, Vanity Fair, Kristen Wiig, Bridesmaids, Obi-wan Kenobi, Pedro Pascal, Melissa-McCarthy, Star-Wars, Video Of The Day, Wendi McLendon Covey

Star Wars’ Ewan McGregor Jokes About ‘Disturbing’ Time Acting With Yoda’s Puppet In Phantom Menace

The Obi-Wan Kenobi actor shared what it was really like to work with the green Jedi.
Tags: Religion, Ewan McGregor

The Mandalorian Season 3 Production Update, Boba Fett Crossover Details

More details about Disney+’s upcoming The Mandalorian Season 3 are emerging, with a recent report from Collider noting that the third season of the show is currently not heading into production.   RELATED: Disney+’s The Book of Boba Fett Wraps Production The report notes that at the moment, stages in Los Angeles are being used for the upcoming Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi limited series, so the plan is to wait until later this year to begin filming The Mandalorian’s third season. Collider’s repor...
Tags: Action, Sci-Fi, TV, Disney, Disney Plus, Lucasfilm, Pedro Pascal, Star Wars, Streaming, Summer Season Pass, The Book Of Boba Fett, The Mandalorian, TV News

Pedro Pascal and Ewan McGregor on ‘Star Wars,’ Then and Now

Sixteen years after “Revenge of the Sith” completed George Lucas’ “Star Wars” prequel trilogy, with Ewan McGregor playing Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi, the actor has returned to the franchise for the highly anticipated Obi-Wan series on Disney Plus. When McGregor and Pedro Pascal, the star of “The Mandalorian,” talked for Variety’s Actors on Actors series, […]
Tags: News, Disney, George Lucas, Ewan McGregor, McGregor, Pedro Pascal, Obi-wan Kenobi, Actors on Actors TV

Pedro Pascal and Ewan McGregor Share Notes on Acting With Yoda and Grogu in ‘Star Wars’

When Pedro Pascal and Ewan McGregor sat down for Variety’s Actors on Actors series, they had a lot to discuss. But one unique thing the two of them share is they have both acted with Yoda — or at least, members of Yoda’s species. McGregor was scene partners with the original Yoda when he played […]
Tags: News, Ewan McGregor, Yoda, McGregor, Pedro Pascal, The Mandalorian, Grogu, Actors on Actors TV

The Daily Stream: ‘Angels & Demons’ is Pulpy Trash, and I Mean That as a Compliment

(Welcome to The Daily Stream, an ongoing series in which the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching, why it’s worth checking out, and where you can stream it.) The Movie: Angels & Demons Where You Can Stream It: Netflix The Pitch: In this sequel to The Da Vinci Code, Tom Hanks must once again solve highly implausible historical mysteries. This time, though, he has a ticking clock: a terrorist is threatening to unleash a vial of antimatter (don’t ask) somewhere in Rome. Why It’s Essential ...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Church, Features, Rome, Tom Hanks, Netflix, Harvard, Vatican, Catholic Church, Jesus, Dan Brown, Vatican City, Ewan McGregor, Ron Howard, Howard

The Stars of ‘Star Wars’ Join Forces: Pedro Pascal and Ewan McGregor Share Secrets Behind ‘The Mandalorian’ and ‘Halston’

Pedro Pascal (“The Mandalorian”) and Ewan McGregor (“Halston”) sat down for a virtual chat for Variety‘s Actors on Actors. For more, click here. Pedro Pascal plays the helmeted title character in the phenomenon that is Disney Plus’ “The Mandalorian,” and Ewan McGregor is filming the highly anticipated “Obi-Wan Kenobi” series for the streamer, reprising his […]
Tags: Star Wars, Disney, Actors, Ewan McGregor, Pedro Pascal, Halston, The Mandalorian, Pedro Pascal The Mandalorian, Actors on Actors TV, Ewan McGregor Halston

Disney+’s The Book of Boba Fett Wraps Production

The Mandalorian actress Ming-Na Wen took to Twitter to confirm that production on Disney+’s forthcoming The Mandalorian spinoff series The Book of Boba Fett has finally been completed after six months of filming in Los Angeles. The series is expected to make its debut later this in December. Wen is set to reprise her role as elite mercenary and assassin Fennec Shand, a Star Wars character who first appeared during the first season of The Mandalorian. She also recently voiced a young version of ...
Tags: Star Wars, UK, TV, Movies, Sci-fi, Disney, Los Angeles, TV News, Streaming, Harrison Ford, Jon Favreau, Lucasfilm, George Lucas, Ewan McGregor, Marvel Studios, Boba Fett

New on Blu-ray: ‘Speed’ 4K, ‘Raya and the Last Dragon’, ‘Last Action Hero’ 4K, ‘Big Fish’ 4K, ‘Minari’, and ‘The Father’

It’s time again to dive into the wonderful world of Blu-rays. This latest round-up is overloaded with titles, many of which have arrived on 4K for the first time. Check out some worthy new Blu-ray releases below! Speed 4K Speed isn’t really that old – it came out 27 years ago, which I guess does sound like a long time ago – but I’m tempted to say, “They don’t make ’em like this anymore.” This is a perfect action movie and a perfect distillation of the concept of popcorn entertainment. I...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, California, Tim Burton, Disney, Los Angeles, Features, David, Speed, Arkansas, Sandra Bullock, Dennis Hopper, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Walt Disney Animation Studios, Sony Pictures, Keanu Reeves

No more bite! How Netflix defanged Ryan Murphy

Was getting into bed with the streaming giant a huge mistake for the most prolific man in TV? It seems so: his new shows are anaemic, disposable – and will leave you feeling queasyBow down, bow down before the towering chutzpah of Ryan Murphy – who in just four years has made Feud, Hollywood, The Prom, The Boys in the Band, Ratched, two seasons of The Politician, three apiece of American Crime Story and Pose, and nine of American Horror Story – for making a show about a talented gay man whose mi...
Tags: Television, Media, Netflix, Culture, Television & radio, American Crime Story, Ryan Murphy, American Horror Story, Ewan McGregor, Jc Penney, Murphy, Halston, Halston Netflix, Feud Hollywood

The top 9 shows on Netflix this week, from 'Halston' to 'Castlevania'

Ewan McGregor will play designer Roy Halston Frowick in Ryan Murphy's upcoming Netflix show. Netflix Every week, the streaming search engine Reelgood compiles for Insider a list of the TV shows that have been most prominent on Netflix's daily top-10 lists. Ryan Murphy's new series "Halston" debuted on this week's list, as did the final season of the anime hit "Castlevania." "The Upshaws" dethroned the superhero series "Jupiter's Legacy." Netflix counts a vi...
Tags: TV, Media, Entertainment, Trends, Indiana, Features, Fbi, Netflix, New York Times, Streaming, Miami, Npr, Jupiter, Rolling Stone, Rotten Tomatoes, Ryan Murphy

Star Wars: Rangers of the New Republic No Longer In Active Development 

Disney’s Star Wars: Rangers of the New Republic was initially announced alongside a slate of several Mandalorian spin-offs late last year. However, the show is reportedly now no longer in active development.   MORE: Ewan McGregor Confirms Obi-Wan Kenobi Series Has Begun Filming According to a report from Variety regarding Dave Filoni’s promotion within the Star Wars universe, the site noted that Rangers of the New Republic was no longer in active development. The series was initially announced...
Tags: Star Wars, TV, Movies, Disney, TV News, Streaming, Jon Favreau, Lucasfilm, Gina Carano, Ewan McGregor, New Republic, Variety, Kathleen Kennedy, Lucasfilms, Diego Luna, Rosario Dawson

Netflix's Halston Pulls No Punches About Joel Schumacher's Brilliance or His Demons

Though Netflix’s Halston primarily focuses on the life of its titular fashion designer, who built an empire on minimalist silhouettes and Ultrasuede, the miniseries also spotlights a number of important figures who came into Halston’s orbit while they were on their own journeys to stardom. One of particular interest: …Read more...
Tags: Fashion, Science, Netflix, Culture, Ewan McGregor, Gay Men, Bergdorf Goodman, Liza Minnelli, Elsa Peretti, Jackie O, Joel Schumacher, JOE EULA, Halston, Krysta Rodriguez, Rebecca Dayan, Ultrasuede

The Morning Watch: Charles Grodin Shakes Up ‘The Tonight Show,’ Zack Snyder Answers the Web’s Most Searched Questions & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, in honor of the late Charles Grodin, watch a classic moment from The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson where The Heartbreak Kid star has some playfully combative banter with the late night host. Plus, find out...
Tags: Movies, Netflix, Army, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, The Tonight Show, Man Of Steel, Ewan-McGregor, Carson, Zack-Snyder, Johnny Carson, Halston, Justice-League, Video Of The Day, 300, Watchmen, Charles-Grodin

Kumail Nanjiani to Portray Chippendales Founder in Hulu’s Immigrant Series

(Photo by Gary Gershoff/Getty Images) Oscar and Emmy nominee Kumail Nanjiani (The Big Sick, The Twilight Zone, Little America) is set to portray Somen “Steve” Banerjee, the Indian-American entrepreneur who founded Chippendales, in an eight-episode limited series at Hulu, according to Variety. The series will be written by Robert Siegel, who is also penning Hulu’s Pam & Tommy starring Lily James as Pamela Anderson and Sebastian Stan as Tommy Lee. Executive producers for Immigrant include Nanjian...
Tags: Comedy, Drama, TV, Hulu, Immigrant, Kumail Nanjiani, Streaming, TV News

'Halston' dresses up Ewan McGregor as the fashion icon in an era of excess

"Halston" follows the familiar rise-and-fall structure of cinematic biographies — think "Citizen Kane," only with more sex, better clothes and disco.
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‘Halston’ Is a Flat, Empty Provocation: TV Review

Halston, the mononymous designer whose peak fame dovetailed with the celebrity whirl of Studio 54-era New York, rose thanks to his originality and coasted thanks to his willingness to be duplicated. In the new Netflix limited series, also called “Halston,” we see, at first, Ewan McGregor’s gleeful realization at just how much money he can […]
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