What would Winnie the Pooh do? Ewan McGregor believes the beloved bear would do nothing, a philosophy he has adopted by taking time without work from work to spend along with his youngsters.
“For the reason that second we wrapped, I haven’t labored since making this movie final November,” the Christopher Robin star, 47, informed Good Morning Britain in an interview that aired on Thursday, August 8. “I simply took this time without work. I wanted to, and I wished to. I’m about to start out one thing in September, and I look again now and assume, ‘What have I accomplished?’ And I’ve accomplished nothing actually! However I’ve been actually busy doing nothing!”
He added: “That’s a little bit of a Pooh-ism actually that nothing results in the perfect one thing.”
McGregor has used the time to attach along with his youngsters. (He shares Clara, 22, Jamyan, 17, Esther, 16, and Anouk, 7, with estranged spouse Eve Mavrakis.) “In precise truth it’s been sensible having this time without work,” he admitted. “I’ve spent a whole lot of time with my youngsters. I’ve spent a whole lot of time doing issues that I love to do like driving my outdated bike and tinkering with outdated automobiles … Issues that I felt like I wasn’t having any time to do and not likely having quite a lot of time.”
He continued: “I used to be pondering, ‘What am I working for?’ I used to be simply working to work and I wish to work to stay.”
The Moulin Rouge! actor’s eldest daughter, Clara, made headlines in July when she known as out his girlfriend, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, on Instagram. “Most stunning and gifted girl on earth???” she wrote on a fan account on July 9, together with laugh-cry emojis. “Oh man y’all are delusional. The woman is a chunk of trash 🙂 x.”
The Fargo costars had been photographed kissing in October 2017, earlier than McGregor publicly break up from his spouse of 22 years. Mavrakis addressed the breakup rumors in November when a fan expressed disbelief over the scenario. “What can I do?” the 52-year-old manufacturing designer replied.
McGregor filed for divorce in January 2018. The Golden Globe winner wished joint custody of the couple’s minor youngsters, whereas Mavrakis sought sole bodily custody and for her ex to get visitation.
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