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John Boyega: English actor
John Adedayo Bamidele Adegboyega, better known as John Boyega, is a British actor and producer. He initially rose to prominence for his role as Moses in the sci-fi comedy film Attack the Block (2011) and later became best known for playing Finn in the Star Wars sequel trilogy films The Force Awakens (2015), The Last Jedi (2017), and The Rise of Skywalker (2019). His other credits include the drama film Imperial Dreams (2014), the historical drama film Detroit (2017), the science fiction film Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018), and four episodes of the television series 24: Live Another Day. He received the BAFTA Rising Star Award in 2016.

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John Boyega urges Black Lives Matter activists to 'maintain momentum' [Video]

John Boyega urges Black Lives Matter activists to 'maintain momentum'

John Boyega has encouraged fellow protesters to keep up the energy of the Black Lives Matter movement and to focus on change.

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‘Star Wars’ franchise calls John Boyega a 'hero' after Black Lives Matter speech [Video]

‘Star Wars’ franchise calls John Boyega a 'hero' after Black Lives Matter speech

Boyega gave a speech at a demonstration in London, addressing the racial injustices faced by the black community.

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John Boyega addresses Black Lives Matter protest in London [Video]

John Boyega addresses Black Lives Matter protest in London

John Boyega gave a powerful address at a Black Lives Matter demonstration in London's Hyde Park on Wednesday.

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Trending: Lea Michele apologies after being accused of bullying Glee co-star, John Boyega gives impassioned speech at London Pro [Video]

Trending: Lea Michele apologies after being accused of bullying Glee co-star, John Boyega gives impassioned speech at London Pro

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Star Wars actor John Boyega joins protests [Video]

Star Wars actor John Boyega joins protests

Star Wars actor John Boyega joined protesters in London's Hyde Park on Wednesday (June 3), motivating the crowd with a megaphone to raise awareness for world-wide racial injustice.

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Keke Palmer and John Boyega’s Powerful Protest Moments, Three Other Officers Charged | THR News [Video]

Keke Palmer and John Boyega’s Powerful Protest Moments, Three Other Officers Charged | THR News

Keke Palmer pleads with National Guard soldiers to "march beside us" in Los Angeles, John Boyega delivers an impassioned speech at a protest in London and all four officers involved in George Floyd's..

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John Boyega Delivers Speech at Black Lives Matter Protest in London | THR News [Video]

John Boyega Delivers Speech at Black Lives Matter Protest in London | THR News

John Boyega has delivered an impassioned speech at a Black Lives Matter protest in London on Wednesday, one of many major anti-racism demonstrations that have taken place around the world following the..

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John Boyega makes emotional speech at Black Lives Matter protest in Hyde Park [Video]

John Boyega makes emotional speech at Black Lives Matter protest in Hyde Park

Star Wars actor John Boyega has made an emotional speech in London’s Hyde Park over the death of George Floyd. The film star, 28, told fellow demonstrators gathered for a Black Lives Matter protest..

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John Boyega blasts racists in string of angry social media posts [Video]

John Boyega blasts racists in string of angry social media posts

John Boyega has urged racist fans to stop watching his films because he's sick of violence.

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Trending: John Boyega's mum not happy about this chest tattoo, Chrissy Teigen denies stealing recipe and Elton John thrilled to  [Video]

Trending: John Boyega's mum not happy about this chest tattoo, Chrissy Teigen denies stealing recipe and Elton John thrilled to

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John Boyega in trouble with his mum over secret chest tattoo [Video]

John Boyega in trouble with his mum over secret chest tattoo

John Boyega received a "talking to" from his mum after she found out about his secret chest tattoo on Tuesday night.

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John Boyega's mum compares him to David Beckham after discovering secret tattoo [Video]

John Boyega's mum compares him to David Beckham after discovering secret tattoo

'Star Wars' actor' John Boyega revealed his mum compared him to David Beckahm as she gave him a dressing down for his secret chest tattoo.

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