John Boyega

British Nigerian actor

John Adedayo B. Adegboyega (born 17 March 1992), better known as John Boyega, is a British actor. He is best known for playing Finn in Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015), Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) and Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019). He has also appeared in Attack the Block (2011), Detroit (2017) and Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018).[1] He won the 2016 BAFTA Rising Star Award.

John Boyega
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Boyega at the 2015 San Diego Comic-Con.
Born
John Adedayo B. Adegboyega

(1992-03-17) 17 March 1992 (age 28)
NationalityBritish
OccupationActor
Years active2011–present

Boyega was born in Peckham, London. His parents are Nigerian.

ReferencesEdit

  1. Chitwood, Adam (26 September 2017). "John Boyega Takes Charge in First 'Pacific Rim Uprising' Poster". Collider. Retrieved 28 November 2017.

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