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James McAvoy Gets Mistaken for Ewan McGregor

February 18, 2010 (4:18 am) GMT
Although claiming he looks 'nothing like him', James McAvoy says that his accent makes him gets mistaken a lot for Ewan McGregor.
James McAvoy Gets Mistaken for Ewan McGregor

is often mistaken for fellow Scottish actor - because they have identical accents. The "" actor's heavy Scottish brogue often confuses Americans - and when they discover where he hails from, many presume he is "Trainspotting" star McGregor.

McAvoy says, "Even now, in America, people will go, 'Hey, I didn't know you were Irish.' You go, 'I'm not.' They go, 'What? Where are you from? Australia?' What? People hear your accent and go, 'Are you Ewan McGregor?' I look nothing like him."

On another news, James McAvoy is currently expecting his first baby with wife , whom he married on October 18, 2006. Affirming the happy news, representative of the actor said, "We are happy to confirm that James McAvoy and Anne-Marie Duff are expecting their first child."

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