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Ewan McGregor

Ewan McGregor

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First broadcast: Sun 30 Dec 2001

Actor

This week the castaway on Desert Island Discs is the actor Ewan McGregor. In the last 10 years, Ewan McGregor has become a star on both sides of the Atlantic, thanks to films such as Trainspotting, Moulin Rouge, Brassed Off and Star Wars - the Phantom Menace. In conversation with Sue Lawley, he talks about his life and work and chooses eight records to take to the mythical island.

[Taken from the original programme material for this archive edition of Desert Island Discs]

Choices

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

1.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Horn Concerto No. 4 In E flat major

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Gabriel Fauré

2.

Gabriel Fauré

Agnus Dei (from Requiem)

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Jimmy O’Brien Moran

7.

Castaway's favourite

Jimmy O’Brien Moran

Dark Lochnagar

9.

10.

Book

A La Recherche Du Temps Perdu by Marcel Proust

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Luxury item

Chromatic Harmonica

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