Ewan McGregor missed out on the Star Wars prequel hype as a result of he was “too busy” with different movies.
The Christopher Robin star admitted he did not discover the hype surrounding the 2002 launch of Star Wars: Episode II – Assault of the Clones and the opposite two movies within the trilogy wherein he performs Obi-Wan Kenobi as a result of he was at all times on to the subsequent factor.
Talking in regards to the Jess Cagle Podcast, he stated, “I do not bear in mind what number of movies I made between that and assembly Hayden. [Christensen, Darth Vader] on our Episode II after which I did motion pictures once more between these two so I used to be form of keen to maintain going, I used to be at all times actually busy so I missed the Star Wars hype when it got here out.”
Ewen admits that nothing can put together you for glory.
Reflecting on his breakout function as Mark ‘The Landlord’ Renton in Danny Boyle’s hard-hitting 1996 black comedy-drama Trainspotting, the 51-year-old actor stated: “I can look again and notice that I’ve personally handled rather a lot, the thought of being acknowledged and dropping privateness and anonymity is tough.
“Nobody tells you do it, there isn’t any information to those issues, and on the similar time, that is what you suppose you’ve at all times wished.”
Ewen has simply reprized his function as Obi-Wan within the Star Wars spin-off for Disney+ Obi-Wan Kenobi, which reunites him with Hayden Christensen (Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader).