Ewan McGregor, Ray-Ban, Both "Classic And Edgy" Brands

by Rachelle Hruska · January 21, 2009

    This Sunday, Ray-Ban threw their annual Ray-Ban Visionary Award in Utah.  This year's award went to actor Ewan McGregor, presented to him by  fellow actor and friend Alan Cumming who exclaimed "Ray-Ban is a brand that is classic and edgy and when I think of Ewan I think of exactly the same thing." Guests included Eliza Dushku, Roman Diaz, Ralph Macchio and others.

    Ewan McGregor began his acting career with Bill Forsyth's 1993 project, Being Human. The Ray-Ban Visionary Award, established in 2003, honors the work and dedication of an individual who possesses extraordinary passion, creativity and leadership, and whose work showcases vision, imagination and originality. Previous award winners include Quentin Tarantino, Aaron Eckhart, Matt Dillon and Kevin Bacon, Colin Callender (President of HBO Films) and Mark Ordesky (EVP/COO New Line Productions and President of Fine Line Features).