Ewan McGregor's daughters have revealed they are bisexual after locking horns with the founder of Coachella for his alleged anti-LGBT beliefs. Taking
Ewan McGregor’s daughters have revealed they are bisexual after locking horns with the founder of Coachella for his alleged anti-LGBT beliefs.
Taking to Instagram, Esther McGregor, 17, took fire at the billionaire owner of Coachella Philip Anschutz, 79, by confirming that she would not be attending the popular music festival.
In the post seen by the Mail on Sunday the famous actor’s daughter and her older sister Clara McGregor, 23, also revealed that they were bisexual.
Esther McGregor (left with sister Clara), 17, took fire at the billionaire owner of Coachella Philip Anschutz and revealed she was bisexual in an Instagram post
Earlier this year, Clara McGregor lashed out at father Ewan McGregor after he split up with her mother Eve Mavrakis, 52
The post read: ‘#notokaycoachella. I’ll take the time now to say – I’m bisexual.’
Following the message, Ms McGregor’s older sister replied: ‘Love you boo. I’ll hop on the train and say I’m bisexual too. Carry on!’
The post comes amid growing controversy surrounding Mr Anschutz views on the LGBT community.
It had previously been revealed that the American businessman, who owns half of the festival through his entertainment company Anschutz Entertainment Group (AEG), had donated money to anti-gay groups.
The famous daughters have previously spoken out against actress Mary Elizabeth Winstead after their father left their mother to date his Fargo co-star
The American businessman Philip Anschutz, who owns half of the festival through his entertainment company Anschutz Entertainment Group (AEG), has been accused of holding anti-LGBT views
In 2018 a statement released by Mr Anschutz read: ‘I support the rights of all people and oppose discrimination and intolerance against the LGBTQ community’
In 2018 English model Cara Delevingne shared with her 41 million fans on Instagram that she would not be attending the annual desert music festival due to the owner’s ‘ant-LGBT’ and ‘pro-gun’ views.
Her post read: ‘I still refuse to go to a festival that is owned by someone who is anti-LGBT and pro-gun’.
Following her statement a statement released by Mr Anschutz read: ‘I support the rights of all people and oppose discrimination and intolerance against the LGBTQ community.
‘I see this as a matter of basic human rights.’
Following further scrutiny the Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) came out in support of the businessman and announced that Mr Anschutz had donated $1 million dollars to support their LGBT Fund.
This is not the first time the famous daughters to the Hollywood star have taken to social media to voice their opinions.
Clara McGregor has previously taken to social media to voice her opinion of her father’s girlfriend actress Mary Elizabeth Winstead, 34
Earlier this year, Clara launched a scathing attack on her father and wrote that she kept her mother away from ‘men who leave my goddess of a mother’
In January Clara launched a scathing attack on her father after he broke up with her mother Eve Mavrakis, 52 to begin a relationship with actress Mary Elizabeth Winstead, 34.
Mr McGregor filed for divorce from his wife of 22 years after falling for his co-star in the cult TV series Fargo.
The model, who had shared a picture of her mother in a bikini at the age of 50 told fans: ‘I keep her away from a**hole men who leave my goddess of a mother :).’
In 2018, Clara also took to the comments section of an image from a fan page of Ms Winstead to lash out at administrators of the actress.
An enraged Clara wrote: ‘Most beautiful and talented woman on earth? (laughing faces) Oh man y’all are delusional. The girl is a piece of trash (smiley face) x’.