She also appeared in oddball comedy Scott Pilgrim vs.
the World and Smashed, a sombre drama about alcoholism.
It was the one that put me in the public eye more than any of the others.” Offers poured in, including the part of Obi-Wan Kenobi in Star Wars: Episode 1 – The Phantom Menace in 1999.
He also has a clutch of theatre performances under his belt, including Shakespeare’s Othello.
Both had joined the FX Network cult hit for its third series, filmed on location in Calgary, Canada.
"There’s always lots of celebrities around in that area.
“The cafe was really busy with people including delivery drivers coming in and out the whole time.
The star, who quit booze in 2000, moved to California with wife Eve in 2008.
But he returned to Scotland for the Trainspotting sequel released this year.