Ewan McGregor collects OBE medal
- Photo: Getty Images North America1 of 10
- Photo: HBE/HSS/WENN2 of 10
- Photo: George Pimentel/WireImage3 of 10
- Photo: BSB/RPJ/ZOJ/ZJZ/WENN4 of 10
- Photo: JAWS/Boaz//Fame Flynet5 of 10
- Photo: George Pimentel/WireImage6 of 10
- Photo: RAK/ZO6/WENN7 of 10
- Photo: DDAA/ZOB/WENN8 of 10
- Photo: Jeff Vespa/WireImage9 of 10
More Celeb News
- From "Sassenach" to Time Travel! Everything You Need to Know About Starz'MSNEntertainment 7/31/2014 4:48:00 PM
- ABC's 'The Quest' Producers Reveal How They Found HeroesMSNEntertainment 7/31/2014 4:26:00 PM
- Sharknado 2 Sets Record With Nearly 4 Million ViewersMSNEntertainment 7/31/2014 4:04:00 PM
- Javier Bardem clarifies comments in open letter about Middle East conflictMSNEntertainment 7/31/2014 3:43:00 PM
- Netflix Revives The Killing For One Last CaseMSNEntertainment 7/31/2014 3:14:00 PM
- From "Sassenach" to Time Travel! Everything You Need to Know About Starz'
Hollywood actor Ewan McGregor donned a traditional Scottish kilt to collect his Order of the British Empire (OBE) medal at Buckingham Palace in London on Friday.
The "Moulin Rouge" star attended a ceremony at the royal residence, where he was presented with the medal by Charles, the Prince of Wales.
RELATED: Listomania: Dudes who have gone nude
McGregor was feted for services to drama and charity, while other honorees included Olympic track star Mo Farah and rower Anna Watkins.
RELATED: Hottest royal beach bods
Before the ceremony, the actor shared his excitement with fans in a series of posts on Twitter, writing, "This morning I will be wearing my kilt for a special occasion. First time in a long time. Love the kilt... Pics [sic] to follow for sure. It's not till later, but I'm up early cause I'm excited."
He later sent out a message on Instagram: "Here's my OBE. Congratulations to all those who received honours [sic] today. A very diverse, interesting group."
The honors were presented after previously being announced as part of Queen Elizabeth II's New Year Honors list.
Where Are They?
It's been 20 years since "Jurassic Park" came out. See what the cast of the movie is up to these days.Watch Video »
From Benji Madden and Cameron Diaz to Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon, take a look at some of Hollywood's strangest couples.Watch Video »
Check out Jessica Alba, Reese Witherspoon, and more stars who recycle their wardrobes.Watch Video »
Check out some of January Jones' most retro wardrobe choices from over the years.Watch Video »
See how Angelina Jolie's looks have changed over the years.Watch Video »
From Reese Witherspoon to Justin Timberlake, see some of the hottest stars from the south.Watch Video »
Like us on Facebook?
UP NEXTPool Party
From Crowd Ignite