Clara Mathilde McGregor Bio- Ewan McGregor daughter

Who is Clara Mathilde McGregor?

Clara Mathilde McGregor is the daughter of Scottish actor Ewan McGregor, but that is not her only identity. She has already started her career in the entertainment industry in Hollywood. Clara has appeared in multiple music videos, such as ‘Groove’ by the Post Nobles.

Additionally, Clara is a model, actress, writer, and producer. She has been featured in many magazines, including Playboy Magazine in 2018. Clara Mathilde McGregor once struggled with drug addiction and unstable relationships.

Here’s a look at Clara McGregor’s life so far.

Clara McGregor Biography
Clara McGregor Biography

Quick Facts

Full NameClara Mathilde McGregor
BirthdayFebruary 20, 1996
Age27 years old
Sun signPisces
TraitsPositive: Kind, positive, and artistic
Negative: Money-minded, lazy, and sensitive
BirthplaceBrooklyn, New York, USA
Current residenceBrooklyn, New York, USA
ParentsEwan McGregor,
Eve Mavrakis
StepmotherMary Elizabeth Winstead
GrandparentsJames Charles McGregor,
Carol Diane McGregor
SiblingsJamyan McGregor,
Anouk McGregor,
Esther Rose McGregor,
Laurie McGregor,
Marital statusIn a relationship
PartnerJimmy Giannopoulos
EducationDegree in Cinema Studies from Tisch School of Arts, New York University
ProfessionActress, Model, Writer, and Producer
Net WorthUSD 3 million
Social mediaInstagram
Height5 feet 8 inches
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorBrown
Sexual OrientationBisexual


Clara Mathilde McGregor childhood photo

Clara Mathilde McGregor was born on February 20, 1996, to Ewan McGregor from his first wife, Eve Mavrakis. She was born in Brooklyn, New York, USA. Her sun sign is Pisces. People having this horoscope are known for their spiritual, fun-loving, friendly, and intelligent personalities. 

Clara Mathilde McGregor was raised mainly in Brooklyn; however, she spent some of her childhood in London, France, and Australia. 

McGregor is a well-educated woman. After finishing her high school education, Clara enrolled at the Tisch School of Arts at New York University, where she majored in Cinema Studies. Similarly, she completed a photography course which immensely helped her modeling career. 

Her oval-shaped face and gorgeous blue eyes distinguish her from other women. She is a natural brunette. However, she experiments quite a bit with her hair color since the model has also sported blonde hair. She is 5 feet and 8 inches. It has landed her modeling projects, too.

Clara McGregor was raised in a Jewish household as her mother, Eve Mavrakis, is Jewish. Clara’s father was raised in a Christian family but is primarily non-religious. 

McGregor once said in an interview,

“I’m not a religious person. I’m married to a Jewish woman, so my children are Jewish, and my involvement in religion has more to do with the Jewish faith now and not the Christian faith, which I was very vaguely brought up in.”

Additionally, Clara McGregor’s mother is French, and her father is Scottish. Likewise, since Clara was born in New York, her nationality is American. 

Clara Mcgregor Dog Bite

When Clara walked alongside her father, Ewan McGregor at the premiere of their film ‘The Birthday Cake, the actress was spotted with injuries all over her nose and cheek. She later revealed in an Instagram post that not long before the red carpet event, Clara was bitten by a dog after which she was rushed to the emergency room. Likewise, she posted an Instagram story where she wrote, “make-up courtesy of dog teeth.”

Rape, Rehab, and Abortion

In a heart-wrenching post on her Instagram, Clara McGregor revealed her struggles with depression and anxiety. Similarly, the model disclosed that she had been raped and physically abused. After this, she had an abortion and, unfortunately, developed an addiction to Xanax. 

She wrote,

“I’ve also struggled with substance abuse, it led me to Xanax and I’m proud to say I’ve been clean and sober off of pills for 110 days.”

Furthermore, McGregor mentioned that she used to be ashamed of her mental health struggles in the past. Likewise, she ended the open letter positively by expressing her gratitude towards her loved ones. 

Clara Mcgregor Tattoo

Actor Ewan McGregor is famously known for the many tattoos that he has all over his body. Following in her famous father’s footsteps, McGregor also has a tattoo on the right side of her body. Her tattoo reads “comme ci comme ça” which translates to “so so” in English. Clara’s tattoo was revealed when the actress posted a photo of her Playboy shoot in which she can be seen posing seductively in the bed with smoky eyes and messy hair. 


Ewan and Eve Mavrakis
Ewan McGregor and Eve Mavrakis

Ewan McGregor

Ewan Gordon McGregor, a Scottish actor, was born on March 31, 1971, and has appeared in several films and musicals. In 1993, he made his professional debut as a lead actor in the British Channel 4 series Lipstick on Your Collar.

He has also starred as heroin addict Mark Renton in the drama films Trainspotting and T2 Trainspotting, as well as in the Star Wars prequel trilogy Moulin Rouge, Black Hawk Down, Big Fish, Robots, Angels and Demons, The Ghost Writer, Salmon Fishing in Yemen, Lumière in the live-action adaptation of the musical romantic fantasy Beauty and the Beast, Christopher Robin, Doctor Sleep, and Birds of Prey.

In the Netflix miniseries Halston, he played fashion designer Halston in 2021. 

Eve Mavrakis

Clara’s mother is Eve Mavrakis. Eve is a production designer who hails from France. Born on June 22, 1966, Eve Mavrakis’ credits include  Lock, Stock, Two Smoking Barrels, Imagine Me & You, and Bandit Queen.

She met Ewan for the first time on the set of ITV’s Kavanagh QC, and the two tied the knot on July 22, 1995. Eve and Ewan have four daughters together.

After 22 years of marriage, the couple split in October 2017 after news about Ewan’s relationship with Mary Elizabeth Winstead’s co-star became public. Their divorce was finalized in August 2020. 

Mary Elizabeth Winstead (stepmother)

Ewan with his second wife Mary Elizabeth Winstead

Mary Elizabeth Winstead married the father of Clara on April 23, 2022.

She appears in the TV series Fargo as Nikki Swango. After the news about Mary’s affair with her father, Ewan, started doing the rounds, Clara expressed her disapproval towards Winstead. 

The Playboy model left a negative comment on a post made by Winstead’s Instagram fan page. The photo praised Winstead’s beauty and talent, who was snapped at a red carpet event. However, Clara seemed to disagree as she commented,

“Most beautiful and talented woman on earth??? Oh man, y’all are delusional. The girl is a piece of trash.” 

However, in recent times, Clara seems to have buried the hatchet. She hinted at her improved relationship with Winstead when Clara posted an Instagram photo of herself holding Winstead’s newborn son that she shares with Ewan. She captioned the photo:

“Welcome to the world little brother. Congratulations to my Dad & Mary — this is the greatest gift.”

Clara Mathilde McGregor Sibling

Clara Mathilde McGregor with her siblings

Clara has three siblings: Jamyan McGregor, Anouk McGregor, and Esther Rose McGregor. While Esther Rose McGregor is her biological sister, Anouk McGregor and Jamyan McGregor are her adoptive sisters.

Jamyan was born in Mongolia and was adopted by Ewan and Eve in April 2006. She is currently studying at Mitchell College. 

Esther McGregor is a tattoo artist, photographer, and the founder of a French Thyme band. Ewan’s youngest daughter, Anouk was adopted in 2011. She is ten years old. Apart from this, Ewan also has a newborn son that he shares with his current partner, Mary Elizabeth Winstead. His name is Laurie McGregor. 

After Ewan McGregor and Eve Mavrakis’ divorce, the former couple was granted joint legal and physical custody of their youngest daughter, Anouk. Likewise, the court ordered McGregor to pay his ex-wife USD 14,934 per month in child support and USD 35,868 per month in spousal support.

Laurie McGregor

Likewise, she also has a half-brother named Laurie. He was born on June 25, 2021, to Ewan McGregor and his second wife, Mary Elizabeth Winstead.

Clara Mathilde McGregor career

Clara McGregor Photo
Clara McGregor Photo

Clara is an accomplished photographer and a model. After completing a photography course, she created a portfolio website. It has multiple pictures of her, which eventually landed her modeling projects.

In 2017, Clara signed with the modeling agency Wilhelmina Models. In 2018, Clara and her younger sister, Esther Rose, modeled for Fendi. The sister duo appeared in Fendi’s campaign video, wearing matching clothes and cowboy boots and carrying Fendi bags.

Furthermore, Clara has strutted the runway in New York fashion week and has also been the face of Fay’s Spring Summer 2017 campaign. She also appeared on the front page of Playboy magazine in 2018.

In addition to this, Clara Mathilde McGregor is also an actress. She was a part of the music video for the song ‘Groove’ by Post Nobles. Likewise, she also appeared in an indie film named ‘Groove’ where she played the role of Nicole.

Following her appearance in ‘Groove,’ the daughter of Ewan McGregor got cast in many movies and short films such as Hex & Rage, Caviar, The Birthday Cake, Reefa, Christopher Robin, and Cicada. Her upcoming films Addi, Everything I Ever Wanted to Tell My Daughter About Men, Show Pony, Laura, and Bottom Feeders are currently undergoing post-production.

Moreover, Clara has also worked as a producer and writer in a few films. For example, after Clara launched her own production company called Deux Dames Entertainment, she worked as the producer of Before the World Set on Fire, Hex & Rage, and The Birthday Cake. Similarly, Clara has worked as a writer in the short film Addi.

Clara Mathilde McGregor relationships

Clara McGregor with her Boyfriend Jimmy Giannopoulos
Clara with her Boyfriend, Jimmy Giannopoulos

Presently, Clara McGregor is dating a man named Jimmy Giannopoulos, the director of Clara’s film The Birthday Cake.  In addition, the Groove actress has publicly accepted her bisexuality. 

The Playboy model was previously in a relationship with DJ Gordon Goodman. Gordon and Clara met for the first time in 2015 while attending New York University. They quickly started dating each other and even made their relationship Instagram official. 

The lovebirds even traveled to Bali together and shared photos of them getting cozy in a hot tub. However, the couple called it quits after realizing they expected different things from their relationship and were not on the same page. 

Net Worth

As of 2021, Clara McGregor has an estimated net worth of around USD 2 million. Compared to a few years ago, Clara’s net worth definitely has increased. The celebrity kid was estimated to have a net worth of approximately USD 1 million as of 2018. 

Her main source of income is her modeling and acting career. Owing to such impressive net worth, there is no doubt that Clara leads quite a lavish lifestyle that most can only dream of. Her father, Ewan McGregor has an estimated net worth of USD 25 million. 

Social Media

Clara has quite an active presence on social media. The actress is followed by 68.5k people on her Instagram account. Clara Mathilde McGregor posts glamorous photos of herself and shares behind-the-scenes pictures from her film and modeling shoots. Likewise, she also features many of her family members on her Instagram account including her mother and sisters. Recently, Clara posted a photo of herself holding Ewan McGregor’s newborn son that he shares with his partner Mary Elizabeth Winstead. 

Joined in June 2019, Clara McGregor’s Twitter handle. However, she prefers Instagram over Twitter as the model’s account mostly contains retweets rather than original tweets. Clara is followed by 448 people on Twitter and she herself follows 33 other accounts. 

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