Ewan McGregor


“Obi-Wan”: “The Mandalorian” Director Deborah Chow Joins Disney+ Series

Look like Deborah Chow will be spending a little more time “in a galaxy far, far away,” with The Mandalorian director set to follow up her two episode run behind the camera there with a turn in the director’s chair for the upcoming Disney+ live-action Obi-Wan Kenobi television series. Ewan McGregor returns as the Jedi […]

“Shining” Actor Danny Lloyd Talks “Doctor Sleep” Trailer, Shelly Duvall

“Shining” Actor Danny Lloyd Talks “Doctor Sleep” Trailer, Shelly Duvall

Danny Lloyd, the original actor who played Danny Torrance in the Stanley Kubrick-directed The Shining, said he was surprised by the latest trailer for Doctor Sleep. The former child actor co-starred with Jack Nicholson and Shelly Duvall, who played his parents Jack and Wendy, respectively, in the 1980 horror film adapted from the Stephen King […]

It’s Not Stress, It’s Pooh in New Trailer for ‘Christopher Robin’

While we’re still not sure how we feel about Disney’s upcoming Christopher Robin live-action film about the grown-up companion of the citizens of the Hundred Acre Wood, the newest teaser/trailer/sneak peek sure has our attention. The film stars Ewan McGregor as adult Christopher Robin along with his wife Evelyn played by Agent Carter (we know her worth) Hayley Atwell […]

Ewan McGregor Starring in ‘The Shining’ Sequel ‘Dr. Sleep’ as Danny

Today in “sequels no one wanted” news, we’re apparently getting a The Shining followup film based on “Dr. Sleep” and Ewan McGregor will be playing grownup Danny. Variety broke the ‘news’ just a little bit ago that Warner Bros. has been planning to adapt the Stephen King book “Dr. Sleep”, the novel-sequel to “The Shining”, into a film […]

Obi-Wan Kenobi

Report: Stephen Daldry To Direct Standalone Star Wars Obi-Wan Kenobi Movie

It’s finally happening! According to a report from THR, Lucasfilm is in early talks with Oscar-nominated director Stephen Daldry for a long-anticipated Obi-Wan Kenobi solo flick. The project is said to be in the very early stages, without even a script, but it’s been long-rumored, and Ewan McGregor, who played the Jedi in the Star […]

This Day in Pop Culture History

On This Day In Pop Culture For March 31

Welcome to This Day in Pop Culture History, a daily look at important events, birthdays, and other oddities in pop culture! History is important, and we aim to educate here at Bleeding Cool, so without further ado, here are some things that have happened on March 31, the 90th day of the year: 1889- The Eiffel […]

Is Disney Planning To Announce An Obi-Wan Kenobi Solo Film Starring Ewan McGregor?

Before we get started, we should let you know that we have no intention of definitively answering the question posed in the headline of this article. If we knew whether Disney were planning to announce an Obi-Wan Kenobi solo film starring Ewan McGregor, we would have written a headline like “Disney Is Planning To Announce An […]

Ewan McGregor Is Spotting Trains Again

There’s been a lot of talk about Ewan McGregor returning to the role of Obi Wan Kenobi with all of the Star Wars movies going on. That doesn’t seem very likely at the moment, but a character he has returned to is Renton in the long awaited sequel to Trainspotting. The film returns the bulk […]

The Obi-Wan Kenobi Spin-off Movie Rumor Lives Again … As A Trilogy

Even before Lucasfilm was sold to Disney, word of spin-offs started to come from sources close to the situation. At one time, a film anchored by Jedi Master Yoda seemed to be in the works. Then Disney bought the company, quickly moved to announce Episode VII and in the same breath announced spin-off films centered […]

Natalie Portman Will Kill Them All In Jane Got A Gun International Trailer

Lionsgate UK has released a trailer for the upcoming Jane Got A Gun. The Western stars Natalie Portman as a women defending her ailing husband from a gang led by Ewan McGregor. She calls on the help of Joel Edgerton, but appears ready to shoot every man who crosses her stone dead. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WMW1pjzEhfY[/youtube] The film […]

Danny Boyle Teases Trainspotting Sequel

Though it’s been bandied about for years, Trainspotting director Danny Boyle tells Deadline he is ready to make Trainspotting 2 his next film. Based on Irvine Welsh‘s 2002 sequel to the original novel, Porno, Boyle says, “All the four main actors want to come back and do it.” Original screenwriter John Hodge also returned to […]

Mortdecai And The Horror Of Bad Adaptations – Look! It Moves By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: January is when Hollywood studios release the movies they have no faith in. That they expect would bomb but hope to make at least a bit of money off of. Who knows, one movie might surprise them and actually become a hit. Mortdecai is not that movie. [youtube]http://youtu.be/aW_sfxUnbZA[/youtube] Like Blackhat last week, […]

The Doctor Strange Shortlist Includes Some New Names

We have been getting rumors upon rumors of who is going to play Doctor Strange for Marvel. Some of the folks who were reported were Benedict Cumberbatch (who has stated he is too busy), Jack Huston (signed on to Ben Hur instead) and Joaquin Phoenix (who took too long to decide or something like that). […]