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Desert Island Discs Presenter Kirsty Young
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Ewan McGregor

Ewan McGregor


First broadcast: Sun 30 Dec 2001


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]


Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart


Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Horn Concerto No. 4 In E flat major

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Gabriel Fauré


Gabriel Fauré

Agnus Dei (from Requiem)

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Jimmy O’Brien Moran


Castaway's favourite

Jimmy O’Brien Moran

Dark Lochnagar




A La Recherche Du Temps Perdu by Marcel Proust

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Luxury item

Chromatic Harmonica

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