Ewan attended the 30th anniversary screening of Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back at the Arclight Cinema in Hollywood yesterday. The screening benefited the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Education Outreach at Chicago's Field Museum, and the Make-A-Wish Foundation as part of the Empire Gives Back charity. The screening raised more than $40,000 for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital:
The event marked a rare Star Wars event appearance by Ford, who was joined by fellow big screen saga luminaries Billy Dee Williams (Lando), Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca), and Ewan McGregor (Obi-Wan). From the animated realm of The Clone Wars, James Arnold Taylor (Obi-Wan), Catherine Taber (Padmé), Matt Lanter (Anakin), Jaime King (Aurra Sing). Cary Silver (producer) and Dave Filoni (supervising director) were in attendance. [StarWars.com via Best of Ewan]You can also watch a brief red carpet interview with Ewan at about 1:44 here.