Ewan McGregor: Boris Johnson a ‘Spineless C–t’ After Announcing He Won’t Run

Katie Jerkovich Entertainment Reporter

Ewan McGregor said Boris Johnson is “spineless” after the former mayor of London said he wouldn’t run for prime minister after Brexit.

In a post on his Twitter account Thursday, the 45-year-old Scottish actor went on a rant against Johnson after he announced he would not run to be the next prime minister following David Cameron’s decision to step down after Brexit passed. (RELATED: Lindsay Lohan Melts Down On Twitter Over Live Brexit Results) 

Actor Ewan McGregor poses with his Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) medal, after being presented with it by Prince Charles during an investiture ceremony at Buckingham Palace in London June 28, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/pool (ROYALS ENTERTAINMENT) - RTX114SQ

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“@BorisJohnson You spineless c$&t ,” he tweeted. “You lead this ludicrous campaign to leave EU. Win, and now fuc& off to let someone else clear up your mess.”

The actor, best known for his role as Obi-Wan Kenobi in the “Star Wars” movies, called the Brexit results “disastrous.”