John Boyega is still working to make ‘Star Wars’ more inclusive
He spoke with producer Kathleen Kennedy about his experiences behind the scenes.
On Nov 24, 2020 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
John Boyega quits as brand ambassador after Chinese ad replaced Black actors
Jo Malone was accused of racism for re-filming his original shot for shot.
On Sep 15, 2020 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
John Boyega opens up about his ‘Star Wars’ experience: ‘Everybody knows’
'I’m the only cast member who had their own unique experience of that franchise based on their race.'
On Sep 2, 2020 by Michelle Jaworski
‘Now is the time’: John Boyega joins Black Lives Matter protest in London
He joined thousands protesting in London's Hyde Park.
On Jun 3, 2020 by Michelle Jaworski
John Boyega spoke out against racists after George Floyd’s death—and got pushback for his language
'The murderers need to be charged severely.'
On May 28, 2020 by Michelle Jaworski
John Boyega lightsabers away his ‘Star Wars’ haters in Oscar-worthy video
'John Boyega scootering over the tweet of a white woman who was catfishing people ... is the best moment of the decade.'
On Jan 11, 2020 by Tiffanie Drayton
John Boyega cracks jokes about Rey, Kylo Ren—and faces racist backlash
One joke on Instagram prompted a maelstrom of criticism from aggressive stans.
On Jan 2, 2020 by Anna María
When queer representation in a blockbuster is treated like an Easter egg
Details of a brief scene in 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' are raising some eyebrows.
On Dec 19, 2019 by Michelle Jaworski
The ‘Rise of Skywalker’ press tour has turned into a rehash of ‘The Last Jedi’
Comments from a new profile have led to fans relitigating a two-year-old film.
On Dec 12, 2019 by Michelle Jaworski
John Boyega admits his script for ‘Rise of Skywalker’ ended up on eBay
He put an end to the days-long mystery.
On Nov 27, 2019 by Michelle Jaworski
Finn and Rey will be back together in Episode IX, John Boyega says
He knows one thing about the new 'Star Wars' movie.
On Apr 2, 2018 by Michelle Jaworski
Why ‘Pacific Rim Uprising’ is a great standalone movie but a lousy sequel
It forgets the emotional worldbuilding that made 'Pacific Rim' so great.
On Mar 26, 2018 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
John Boyega details what sold him on the idea of ‘Pacific Rim: Uprising’
Here's why John Boyega wanted to join the cast.
On Oct 6, 2017 by Michelle Jaworski
The ‘Pacific Rim’ sequel is happening—and it looks even more epic
After years of delays, a sequel to the unexpected hit is finally drawing near.
On Aug 30, 2017 by Keith Reid-Cleveland