John Boyega (born 17 March 1992) is a British actor, best known for playing Finn in the 2015 film Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Boyega was born in Peckham, London, to Nigerian parents. His first role was that of a leopard in a play at his primary school at the age of five. He attended Westminster City School as a teenager. He later took part in various school productions and attended classes at Theatre Peckham. He was a performing arts student at South Thames College in Wandsworth and was active in theatre productions there, including the lead in Othello in 2010.
|2019||Star Wars: Episode IX||Finn||2019-12-20|
|2018||Pacific Rim: Uprising||Jake Pentecost||2018-03-23|
|2017||Star Wars: The Last Jedi||Finn||2017-12-15|
|2017||The Circle||Ty Lafitte||2017-04-28|
|2016||Secrets of the Force Awakens: A Cinematic Journey||Himself||2016-03-14|
|2015||Star Wars: Greatest Moments||Himself||2015-12-26|
|2015||Star Wars: The Force Awakens||Finn||2015-12-18|
|2015||Star Wars: Evolution of the Lightsaber Duel||Himself||2015-12-15|
|2014||Half of a Yellow Sun||Ugwu||2014-05-16|
|2013||The Whale||William Bond||2013-12-22|
|2012||My Murder||Shakilus Townsend||2012-03-25|
|2011||Attack the Block||Moses||2011-07-29|