Who is Clara McGregor?

Clara McGregor is a famous American celebrity. Known for her appearance in music videos such as ‘Groove’ by the Post Nobles, Clara McGregor is the daughter of Scottish actor Ewan McGregor. Likewise, Clara is a model, actress, writer, and producer. She has been featured in many magazines including the famous Playboy Magazine in 2018.

Clara McGregor Biography
Clara McGregor Biography

Quick Facts

Full NameClara Mathilde McGregor
BirthdayFebruary 20, 1996
Age26 years old
Sun signPisces
TraitsPositive: Kind, positive, and artistic

Negative: Money-minded, lazy, and sensitive
BirthplaceBrooklyn, New York, USA
Height5 feet 8 inches
Sexual OrientationBisexual
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorBrown
Body Measurements35-27-34
EducationDegree at Cinema Studies from Tisch School of Arts, New York University
ParentsEwan McGregor (father)
Eve Mavrakis (mother)
GrandparentsJames Charles McGregor (grandfather)
Carol Diane McGregor (grandmother)
SiblingsJamyan McGregor (sister)
Anouk McGregor (sister)
Esther Rose McGregor (sister)
Laurie McGregor (brother)
Marital statusIn a relationship
PartnerJimmy Giannopoulos
ProfessionActress, Model, Writer, and Producer
Net WorthUSD 3 million
Social mediaInstagram

Clara McGregor Birthday

Clara was born on February 20, 1996. The famous model was born in Brooklyn, New York, USA. Her full name is Clara Mathilde McGregor. 

Since she was born on February 20, her horoscope is Pisces. People having this horoscope are known for their spiritual, fun-loving, sociable, and intelligent personalities. 

Early Life

McGregor was raised mostly in Brooklyn, New York. She has also spent some portion of her childhood in London, France, and Australia. She is the daughter of Ewan McGregor and Eve Mavrakis. 

Educational Background

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

Height, Measurements, and Appearance

Since Clara McGregor is a model, she appears to be quite beautiful with eye-catching features, a well-maintained body, and also a very charming personality. Clara stands tall at 5 feet and 8 inches. In addition, her body measurements are 35-27-34 inches. Similarly, she wears US size 6 shoes. 

Clara McGregor Photo
Clara McGregor Photo

When it comes to her appearance, Clara has gorgeous blue eyes and an oval-shaped face. She is a natural brunette. However, she seems to experiment quite a bit with her hair color since the model has also sported blonde hair in the past. 

Religion, Ethnicity, and Nationality

Clara McGregor was raised in a Jewish household. This is because her mother Eve Mavrakis is  Jewish who made sure to raise her daughters with strong Jewish values. Clara’s father Ewan McGregor was raised in a Christian family but he is mostly 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.”

Apart from this, Clara belongs to mixed ethnicity. Her mother, Eve is French and her father, Ewan is Scottish. Likewise, since Clara was born in New York, her nationality is American. 

Clara McGregor Parents

Ewan McGregor (Clara McGregor father)

Ewan Gordon McGregor, a Scottish actor, was born on March 31, 1971, and has appeared in a number of films and musicals. In 1993, he made his professional debut as a lead 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 the 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 Mcgregor mom)

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, and Two Smoking Barrels, Imagine Me & You, and Bandit Queen.

Ewan McGregor and Eve Mavrakis
Ewan McGregor and Eve Mavrakis

She met Ewan McGregor 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. 

Ewan McGregor Children (Clara McGregor Sibling)

Clara has three siblings named 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. Likewise, she also has a half-brother named Laurie. 

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 band called French Thyme. Ewan’s youngest daughter, Anouk was adopted in 2011. She is 10 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.

Related: Read the full biography of her sister Jamyam McGregor

Clara Mcgregor and Mary Elizabeth Winstead

Mary Elizabeth Winstead is the girlfriend of Scottish actor, Ewan McGregor. She appears in the TV series Fargo as Nikki Swango. After the news about Ewan McGregor’s relationship with Mary Elizabeth Winstead started doing the rounds, McGregor’s daughter, 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 the beauty and talent of Winstead 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 McGregor. She captioned the photo:

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

Clara Mcgregor career

There is no doubt that despite being the daughter of a famous celebrity, Clara McGregor has been able to pave her own career path. Clara is an accomplished photographer as well as a celebrated model. After college, Clara took a photography course since she had always been interested in it. 

After completing the photography course, she opened her own website that features many photographs taken by her. This includes many of her own pictures which eventually led to her being discovered as a model. 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 where they wore matching clothes along with cowboy boots and carried 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 has also appeared on the front page of Playboy magazine in 2018. The budding model shared a photo of her photoshoot with Playboy on her Instagram account where she can be seen posing naked on the bed and lounging on a couch wearing roller skates. 

Movies and TV shows

In addition to this, Clara 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’, Clara 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 processes. 

Moreover, Clara has also worked as a producer and writer in a few films. 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 Mcgregor Relationships and Dating History

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

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

The Playboy model was previously in a relationship with DJ Gordon Goodman. Gordon and Clara met for the first time in 2015 when they were both 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 that they expected different things from their relationship and were not on the same page. 

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 as well 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 past struggles with depression and anxiety. Similarly, the model disclosed that she had been raped and physically abused in the past. 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 the footsteps of her famous father, 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. 

Net Worth, Income, and Lifestyle

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 McGregor Instagram

Clara has quite an active presence on social media. The actress is followed by 68.5k people on her Instagram account, which contains about 142 posts till now. Clara McGregor’s Instagram username is “claramcgregor.”

She not only posts glamorous photos of herself but also 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 her sisters. Recently, Clara posted a photo of herself holding Ewan McGregor’s newborn son that he shares with his partner Mary Elizabeth Winstead. 

Clara McGregor Twitter

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

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