Original screenwriter Gary Whitta opened up about the moviemaking process to explain that the intended idea of the blockbuster was very different to the end result.
Alongside a number of other celebrities joining the cause, an online petition to keep the US president out of the UK has already surpassed a million signatures.
The 1996 original won high critical acclaim and the Scottish actor outlined that he didn't want to tarnish it's legacy with a flop of a sequel.
The Scottish actor portrays Lumiere the candelabra in the new remake of the classic tale and judging by the poster, the Trainspotting star is unrecognizable.
Though it sounds too good to be true, Ewan McGregor is hoping that Disney pitches him on making some spin-off films focusing on of our favorite Jedi.