Ewan McGregor to read a CBeebies Bedtime Story
It’s such an honour and pleasure to join an incredible list of actors to read a CBeebies Bedtime Story to children all over the UKEwan McGregor
The actor will read Everybody's Welcome, written by Patricia Hegarty and illustrated by Greg Abbott, to be shown on Friday 17 August.
It tells the story of a little mouse who dreams of building a home where he can welcome those in need, a home where everybody’s welcome, no matter who they are or where they come from. He learns that if they work as a team, they can build a house to keep everyone safe and warm, where they all feel they belong.
Ewan McGregor says: “It’s such an honour and pleasure to join an incredible list of actors to read a CBeebies Bedtime Story to children all over the UK. I had a great time filming and I hope everyone enjoys watching it.”
The story reflects CBeebies’ ethos of Everyone's Welcome At CBeebies, celebrating diversity, inclusiveness and kindness.
Ewan McGregor is the latest name to be added to a stellar list of celebrities to have read a CBeebies Bedtime Story including Tom Hardy, Sir Elton John, George Ezra, Suranne Jones, Dolly Parton, US actor Chris Evans, Eddie Redmayne, Jessica Ennis-Hill, Guy Garvey, David Tennant, Damian Lewis and Tim Peake.
CBeebies Bedtime Stories is on daily at 6.50pm.