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28th Jun 2021

Ewan McGregor and Mary Elizabeth Winstead welcome first child

Ellen Fitzpatrick

Ewan McGregor is a dad again.

A huge congratulations are in order as Ewan McGregor and Mary Elizabeth Winstead have welcomed their first child together.

The couple have welcomed a baby boy, naming him Laurie.

Ewan’s daughter from his previous marriage to Eve Mavrakis, Clara, revealed the happy news as she shared a snap of her and her new little brother on Instagram.

She wrote: “Welcome to the world little brother. congratulations to my Dad & Mary – this is the greatest gift.”

Ewan’s other daughter Ester also posted a picture of her and the newborn, saying: “Met my little brother looking like a pirate. I recommend! Welcome to the family little Laurie.”

Ewan and Mary Elizabeth met on the set of Fargo and have been dating since 2017, and starred in Birds of Prey together.

The couple didn’t announce that they were expecting a baby, and the actress was not photographed in public during her pregnancy.

Along with Clara, 25, and Ester, 19, Ewan is also father to Jamyan, 20, and Anouk, 10 from his last marriage.

Meeting in late 2016, the couple were spotted kissing in late 2017 kissing after Winstead split from her husband of 7 years Riley Stearns in May of that year.

Ewan then announced his split from Eve Mavrakis in early 2018, citing irreconcilable differences as the reason for their divorce after 22 years.