Ewan Was the Perfect Gentleman during Our Sex Scene; Rising Star Ruth Tells How Hollywood Heartthrob McGregor Put Her at Ease
Pendreigh, Brian, Daily Mail (London)
Byline: BRIAN PENDREIGH
FILMING your first nude love scene must be daunting for any young actress.
When your partner is Hollywood heartthrob Ewan McGregor, whose other leading ladies have included Cameron Diaz and Nicole Kidman, it could be even more intimidating.
But not for rising star Ruth Millar, who has just finished shooting the steamy new television drama Solid Geometry, written and directed by McGregor's uncle, Dennis Lawson.
Ruth, 27, of Newton Mearns, near Glasgow, said McGregor was the perfect gentleman. 'The moment I met Ewan and Dennis I felt so comfortable with the pair of them. It was just constant humour on the set. It was a good first experience for me.' Ruth's clinch with McGregor features prominently in Solid Geometry, which opens the next series of New Found Land video films on Scottish and Grampian Television. The pair play affluent newlyweds living in Edinburgh's New Town. But their domestic bliss is disrupted when McGregor's character becomes obsessed with his great-greatgrandfather's diaries. …